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RATINGS: 510   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Ok, so the joke was that Jolly Pumpkin doesn’t brew a pumpkin beer. Well, now we do. Just this one. Packed with real pumpkins, hints of spice, and a gentle kiss of cocoa to liven the soul. An everyday easy way to fill your squashy quotient. Guess now folks will have to find something else to joke about...


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4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hivemind (765) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 3, 2012
Tap @ bt with streets annie and visco. Eggy murky yellow pour with minimal head. Light tropical fruit nose with some acidity; tart palate upfront, a little spice and mellow fruit on the palate; medium-high carbonation and light mouthfeel. Sour pumpkin???


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
_angst_ (3544) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 20, 2015
750 ml bottle courtesy of hackobock. Pours hazy burnt golden with a small offwhite head that leaves a small trace on the glass while dissipdating. Smell is funky, vegetal and fruity crackers, cereal, lemon juice, pineapple juice, persimmon, pumpkin, hay, dry soil, barnyard and lemon zest. Taste is sour, fruity, vegetal and funky. Mouthfeel is soft, dry, tart and light to medium bodied. Finish is sour with crackers, cereal, lemon juice, pumpkin, persimmon, hay, dry soil, leather, barnyard and lemon zest. Fun twist on a very solid JP funky sour.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (7608) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUL 16, 2015
Bottle @ DØE meeting. Gusher, pours slightly hazy yellow with a offwhite head. Aroma of malt, yeast, little brett, light sourness, fruit, pumpkin, mild spice, cinnamon. Flavor is light sour, yeast, light brett, oak, notes of cocoa, fruit, pumpkin, pumpkin pie, cinnamon. Medium body, quite high carbonation, light acidic finish. 150715

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (12690) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle split at the sleepy-rapping tasting at Ronny & Alex’s pad, CBC fine tuner, 30/04/15. Hazed orange amber with a moderate off white covering. Nose is apricot, bitter orange, straw, mandarin, light spice, pumpkin pie. Taste comprises bitter citric peel, lemon curd, dark fruit rinds, straw, light spice, nutmeg, light pumpkin flesh. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Decent pumpkin affair.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (13345) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 14, 2015
Pre CBC-tasting in our rented apartment in Copenhagen 2015-04-30. Hay golden/apricot color with a nice lasting offwhite head. Fruity hop aroma, grassy, hay, floral, citrus, apples. Hoppy sourish flavor, grassy, hay, herbl, hay, bready notes some pumpkin.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (18121) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2015
30th April 2015
Bigger tasting at Ronny’s flat, Copenhagen. Hazy amber beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is airy and semi dry, mild fine carbonation. A slight medicinal sourness with orange and blood orange. Even a little gueuzey wet wood. Light dry finish. Curious but fine.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (3815) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 4, 2015
Bottle@Ronny and Alex pre cbc tasting #2 - fuzzy orange pour with white head. Aroma and taste is prominent pumpkin, with some citric fruity notes, malty, some subtle spices, vej. Not my kind of brew generally, but interesting nonetheless.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sturmthis (892) - Ohio, USA - APR 17, 2015
On draft. Hazy gold orange color with white head. Tart, spiced apple aroma. Spices, pumpkin, very easy to drink though.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
coreyc1221 (275) - Truckee, California, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Sweet pumpkin aroma with hints of coriander and apricot. Golden clear color with a frothy white head. Light sweet dry, champagne like start with a dry apricot finish.

4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
krumbum (699) - truckee, California, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Tart, spicy aromas. A hazy pumpkin orange. Smooth pumpkin light spice the cacao adds a nice richness to the beer. Very refreshing. Light spice cacao left behind.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
salvaticas (529) - - FEB 12, 2015
Pours a cloudy yellow. Light and citrusy on the nose. Very lightly spicy but well balanced sour. Very good. Would be good in warm weather. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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