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RATINGS: 235   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Imagine a pumpkin vine wound its way in a field of barley, and a brewer harvested it all to make a beer. Add Northwestern hops and a blend of spices, and you’ve got UFO Pumpkin. The malt combination provides a smooth body and slightly sweet flavor, which balances perfectly with the earthy notes derived from the pure pumpkin. And like all of our UFO beers, UFO Pumpkin is unfiltered so all the wonderful flavors are right there in your glass. Cheers!


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (2174) - New York, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Draft at Draught 55. Pours orange with nice nose of pumpkin spicing. Tastes of traditional pumpkin ale spices like nutmeg, cloves, and pumpkin pie filling andthey are in nice balance. You also get malt, caramel, and earth. Touch light but overall tasty.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
xmoon2112 (2) - Texas, USA - SEP 22, 2013 does not count
This had the right balance of sweet vs spice and hops. Just a burst of flavor from the scent to the taste and after taste. The aftertaste of pumpkin is what made me give it higher ratings.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
McWop (20) - Laurel, Maryland, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Pours a cloudy medium brown...smoothe taste that finishes with a mild pumpkin and spice flavor.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alobar (2791) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 21, 2013
Pours an orange amber color with no head. Aroma of pumpkin, nutmeg, and clove. Pumpkin and caramel flavor with nutmeg and clove. Spices not overpowering. Pretty nice beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ejh8 (72) - - SEP 20, 2013
Strong pumpkin spice. Good crisp fall beer for the falling leaves and smoking chimneys and football games. Slight zip of tanginess with a thin texture. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
GL2814 (361) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 18, 2013
A pretty solid pumpkin beer, the flavor of pumpkin really comes through. Unfortunately there wasn’t a lot of spice notes, but all in all a pretty decent pumpkin beer.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EithCubes (4939) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 16, 2013
Bottle, enjoy by 12/15/13. Nose actually has some strong pumpkin character, but also very sweet and heavy in pie spice, but some pleasant floral perfumes and yeast as well. Pours hazy orange with a noisy, beige head that’s soon gone. Crisp medium-full body with a Hefeweizen-like amount of yeast, some small citrus and earthy pumpkin, pie spices are under control. Really like the heavy carbonation with the yeast, hitting all the right HW notes, even some lesser esters and phenols under the spice additions (although I suppose they are adding actual cloves). Honestly, really impressed! Something different and successful.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
polomagnifico (1202) - Saginaw, Michigan, USA - SEP 15, 2013
Bottle. Aroma has notes of sweet brown sugar, nutmeg and fall spices, pumpkin and caramel malts. Nice aroma. Hazy medium orange/amber hue with a small off-white head that mostly diminished and left no lace. Flavor is very sweet and lightly bitter. Palate is medium bodied and oily with an average carbonation. Overall a nice pumpkin brew with a really good brown sugar note. Enjoyed it.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadRobin (1963) - Silver Spring, USA - SEP 15, 2013
On tap 5 oz. sample at Lures restaurant in Crownsville, MD. Lightly hazy, orange, copper with an off-white head and good lacing. Aroma of bread, banana, cloves and pumpkin spices. Taste of bread, banana, cloves, pumpkin spices, pepper and yeast. Medium body and medium carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PhatB420 (628) - Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 14, 2013
12 oz into a large bulbous wheat glass, 34oz it says. Aroma is of dry pumpkin, but fresh in the fields of hallows eve. Taste is the same, with pumpkin, cinnamon, and the like prevailing above. Murky, golden orange color, with solid pumpkin resemblance going on here. After taste keeps slamming me with the pumpkin, a nice yet full frontal example of the type, but definatley not too overwhelming. The tone suggests a ripe pumpking with the sees alreay burnt, is that relavant? Not sure, but this one keeps up with the season and is very satifying on its own. Enjoy!


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