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Ok, so the joke was that Jolly Pumpkin doesnít 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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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
WisconsinBeer (714) - St. Paul, Minnesota, USA - NOV 23, 2010
Bottle. Batch 610, Bottled 8-20-10. Pours a very hazy sediment infused yellowish orange color with a massive lingering foamy head. Flavor is lactic and slightly tart with hints of pumpkin spice. Light and fizzy on the palate, highly carbonated. Flavor is lingering mildly dry notes of pumpkin and cocoa. Interesting take on the style, but Iím not sure that I would know this had pumpkin in it if the bottle didnít say so.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sturmthis (812) - 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 (601) - 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 (506) - - 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

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
umich03jm (2474) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - FEB 11, 2015
Tap at Null. Cloudy light orange pour with a small head that fades to a ring. Aromas are peaches, lemon, sweet potato, herbal funk, and light brett. Tastes mostly like lemon juice and brett. I donít get any pumpkin or cocoa unless you count the slight sweet potato taste I get. Light funk, light herbal spice. A boring beer to me with just a light sourness and lame flavors.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
RickTStiles (816) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 28, 2015
peachy, sour aroma with lemon and spices. taste is sour orange and pumpkin, finish has a citric bite.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kkleu357 (462) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 8, 2015
This is an old one. Bottled in 2013. Didnít quite foam over when I opened the bottle, but about 1 inch of foam stuck straight up above the bottle rim. Poured with a big white thick head. Sour spice aroma. Is this beer supposed to be sour? Tart mildly spiced taste. Not getting much pumpkin. I think it tastes pretty good. Nice bubbly dry mouthfeel. I really like it. Hope itís supposed to taste this way.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Scouser (290) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Pours a slightly hazy golden colour with a little white head and no lacing. Typical aroma of a sour, almost vinegary. Malty at first, then a blue cheese vinegar, followed by cinnamon, clove nutty flavour a complex and good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Joel (114) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Pours murky amber with a tall white head. Aroma is bready, citrusy, and spicy. Taste is a totally unexpected sour tangÖ green apple, tart citrus, cherry, earthy with a bready malt background. A fruity beer with mild vegetable notes, but no pumpkin, oak, or cacao (unless the cacao is present in the slightly bitter finish). Not a typical pumpkin beer!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jkwalking05 (4132) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JAN 4, 2015
750mL bottle. Golden orange and cloudy with an average off-white head. Aroma is of spiced apples, peach , earth, light tartness, and straw. Taste is of applesauce, tart, light spiciness, earth, butternut squash.


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