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RATINGS: 108   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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A barrel-aged ale brewed with Kentucky-sourced pumpkin, richly spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice. As the ale is aged in fresh bourbon barrels, the sweetness of caramel and vanilla are imparted upon the brew and complement its spicier base. At 10 percent alcohol by volume (ABV), this robust, limited release seasonal makes for a flavorful sipping beer to slowly warm up with as the weather cools.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
nathan30533 (893) - Clifton, Ohio, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Good pumpkin brew. Kind of hard to believe this one is 10% as its so flavorful and hides the alcohol well. Very enjoyable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bubbleflubber (1983) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Pours an orange-amber into the glass, with a fully diminished head that leaves no lacing. The nose is of pumpkin and pie spices. Flavors have pumpkin meat, malts, sweet spices, bourbon and finish with a sweet pumpkin seed and bourbon-soaked spices that integrate well with the alcohol kiss at the end of the pull. The medium-full body is substantive, complex and full of pumpkin goodness! Nice harvest offering!

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerbill (3565) - Laurel, New York, USA - NOV 7, 2014
12 oz. bottle from Dave’s Bellport Cold Beer and Soda. Pours a lightly hazed orange amber with a thin off-white head that barely made it to the second sip and left scant lace. Very pleasant aroma of bourbon and pumpkin with some notes of vanilla. The flavor is straightforward bourbon with some mild pumpkin and that’s it. No spicing detected and no oakiness either. It’s almost as if the bourbon was added to the glass. Quite boozey with a noticeable burn towards the finish, especially as the beer warms. Medium bodied.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mark_Eck (1013) - - NOV 6, 2014
Pours an orangish amber color. Aroma and taste are a good balance of pumpkin, spices, and some bourbon.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ICEatALAMO (1128) - Troy, Michigan, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Draft at Broadway Brewhouse. The pour is a mild darker orange. The aroma is a perfect mix of bourbon and pumpkin. The taste is nice. Not too much pumpkin, not too much bourbon, but both are present. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
dward007 (1) - Florida, USA - OCT 30, 2014 does not count
Very smooth taste from beginning to end. The head is adequate in size but very soft to the touch.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
puboflyons (2489) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 18, 2014
From the 12 fl. oz. bottle stamped 112714-1. Orange, headless pour like the "Headless Horseman." But I do truly like to have a little head on my beer although some others may not. Otherwise I get a "flat" perception. The aroma is nice with a muted pumpkin spice character and an abundant cinnamon spice character. Decent medium to above medium body. It has some stones. I id not get a whole lot of bourbon on the nose but it seems to sneak in a little more in the flavor. Excluding that, I get a sweet pumpkin and cinnamon sensation in the taste with a clean finish. Sweetness abounds!!!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
two7offsuit (355) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Pours dark golden with an off white head. Aroma is sweet with malt and vanilla. Flavors of caramel, alcohol, and a hint of pumpkin.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
outlawskies (481) - Ohio, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Very nice but very boozey. If it wasn't late in the night u would be ok. Good pumpkin and not too spicey. Julie gives 3.6

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radagast83 (5606) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Draft at Scion thanks to Travlr. Poured a clear dark golden color with a white head. Aroma was some barrel, vanilla, booze and a little cinnamon and nutmeg. Flavor was boozy vanilla and caramel notes. Some pumpkin.


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