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RATINGS: 524   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.65   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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An all malt fall seasonal brew in Limited Edition. Brewed with golden delicious pumpkin and select seasonal spices including nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon, and clove for a unique satisfying flavor.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RyanMM (411) - Ferndale, Michigan, USA - NOV 1, 2010
Pure amber, medium head, moderate lacing. Moderate pumpkin and spice notes, and some bready malt aromas. Lots of carbonation, medium mouthfeel, sweet maltiness up front with decent spicing on the finish. Not bad, not great. Too sweet, a little bland overall, drinkable but not very interesting.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anderson101 (1) - USA - OCT 30, 2010 does not count
12 oz. bottle. Has a taste of spice and nutmeg. Appearance had a small head it has a bright orange appearance with decent lacing. Taste like a lager with hint of pumpkin and cinnamon. It was highly carbonated/ watery and thin bodied. Overall was a refreshing beer to have while watching a movie. Could not drink all night though.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
zdk9 (183) - Texas, USA - OCT 30, 2010
Light clear orange. Smells sulfury, acetone. Tastes malty, hot spice, light pumpkin. Eh...

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
vikingguy (837) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - OCT 29, 2010
Pours deep gold with white head. Spicy nutmeg aroma. Flavor what you’d expect...cinnamon, nutmeg, clove, allspice, pumpkin, spicy caramel malt. Sweet but not too sweet. Taste is a little artificial but not bad. Thin palate...that’s the biggest downfall of this. Overall it’s pretty good, not great. Would I buy again...eh, maybe.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sledutah (5101) - Utah, USA - OCT 28, 2010
On tap at Bobalouise
Appearance: Clear copper with a nice off-white head and some lacing left in the glass
Aroma: Pumpkin spices
Taste: Sweet spices, sugary, bready and malty
Decent pumpkin spice ale.

2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
monkeychugg55 (910) - Joliet, Illinois, USA - OCT 25, 2010
Orange copper color with a fizzy white head. No lacing. The aroma is strong nutmeg cinnamon, ginger, and pumpkin. The flavor is a lot weaker than the aroma suggests, with some pumpkin, sweet corny malt, and not much else. Tastes like a Coors with spices. Just now realized this is made by AB. Well, that explains it. Wet, sweet finish with barely any carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjuf1853 (1245) - Land O Lakes, Florida, USA - OCT 24, 2010
Draft at Universal (Orlando, FL). Pours a clear reddish orange color with a medium sized beige head. The aroma has a decent amount of spices: nutmeg, cinnamon, clove, etc. with the actual pumpkin less noticeable up front. Decent flavor. Good maltiness.

2.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
dj4u2no (13) - Alabama, USA - OCT 21, 2010
Lots of spices. No head, little aroma of pumpkin, nutmeg, all spice. Flavor of sweet nutmeg and spices, coriander,all spice, very malty! Dry finish and spiciness left lingering for awhile. The spices do the trick for me here. Makes me want to try more pumpkin brews.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
J_man (734) - Tustin, California, USA - OCT 16, 2010
Not a lot of aroma, but this is a really pretty beer! Crystal clear copper with a white head. A smooth malt base spiked with pumpkin and spice, cinnamon and nutmeg noticably standing out. Some light hops balancing in the background, but not getting in the way of the delicious pumpkin flavor. The label’s changed a bit this year (2010), but the beer doesn’t seem to have. This is a really solid pumpkin ale that doesn’t overdo the flavors like some do and could even go a bit further with it (but given who makes it, I doubt that will happen). Good job A-B!

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
adnielsen (9464) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 16, 2010
Tasted from a 12 ounce bottle purchased in Denver, Colorado. Light amber appearance, not much of a head. Weak spice aroma and body. Actually a bit of a citrus taste. Poor pumpkin beer.


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