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RATINGS: 472   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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4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Maak_d (10) - - FEB 15, 2013
Enticing aroma of some pear, apricot, nutmeg, squash. Light amber color. Crystal Clear with ample head and lots of lacing. Up front with tart pear and apple, middle of squash and pumpkin with wintry spices like nutmeg and allspice. Finish is very dry. Highly carbonated with a smooth finish and light body. Great pumpkin beer without a huge focus on the pumpkin, tastes very natural.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
YigSvartka (47) - Manitoba, CANADA - APR 16, 2014
Served cool, large frothy head, orange/red hue. Aroma of spices, nutmeg, sour grapefruit and alcohol. Highly carbonated. Taste is sour, slightly bitter, spice is definitely present, but barely any pumpkin. Good, but I become quite dismayed when pumpkin is advertised and the taste is lacking of such.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
unclemike (2180) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - APR 8, 2014
Cloudy medium amber, thin white head. Mild funky nose, but not much of it. A little bit of pumpkin flesh there. Mild, nearly neutral mid-palate and finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bricktop86 (516) - Moore, Oklahoma, USA - MAR 27, 2014
Pours hazy copper with a white head. Aroma is tart lemon some pumpkin and spice. Taste is mildly tart with pumpkin and spice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rmussman (1688) - California, USA - MAR 13, 2014
Sampled in a bomber. A nice carbonated brew with a brown hue. Nicely seasoned with a spice base.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Palme (3015) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 13, 2014
0.75l bottle shared with The Tasting Crew. This is a lovely looking almost glowing peach orange really cloudy one with lots of small particles and a small islandy lacing off-white head. Really tart on the aroma with sour red fruits, wood, green gooseberries, something slightly spicy also, and the spices really opens up when the beer gets some temperature. Smells really nice. Average carbonation level with a light creamy soft oily mouthfeel. Again the fruits is dancing on my tongue with a conservated lemony touch. That usual Jolly flavor is so present here. I’m having a hard time identifying this as a pumpkin ale, but it’s really well tasting. Some white peppery spices in the finish before it rounds off with a sour red berry finish. Mhm... Really enjoyable. 31.03.2013

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeBoy (2471) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAR 8, 2014
750ml bottle pours out a hazy golden amber topped with a white head. Nose is acid funk fruit and sweetness. Taste is funk fruit citrus pucker. Damb tasty

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
snoworsummer (1614) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 17, 2014
Draft at Max’s Sour Fest. Pours hazy bright amber with a fizzy white head and some lacing. Tastes like light pumpkin, nice and dry, not too sweet, dry spice, gourd flavor. Light body and low carbonation. Smells like dry pumpkin, sweet spice, and breadiness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Crispy34 (326) - Texas, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Bomber bottle. Aroma is sweet, almost sour, with plenty if spices. Appearance is a hazy golden. Taste is spicy with some sour notes. As it warms, you can start to taste the pumpkin. Palate is carbonated, with a sour finish. Overall, a really good beer. I could see drinking a lot of this since I enjoy sours. It is not too sour to where you can only have one or two and be soured out. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ajcanon711 (34) - - FEB 11, 2014
Delicious. Favorite part is the aroma - spicy and sweet. Taste is subtle pumpkin and spice. Light taste and feel. ---AJ's Approval

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
WillRunForBeer (426) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Bottle. Pours cloudy golden borwn with a persistant white head. Aroma is wheaty, yeasty, pumpkin pie spice. Flavor is allspice, clove, sour wheat, a bit cidery.


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