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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.


3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
navajojoe (28) - - SEP 28, 2014
As soon as you pour this beer the amazing aroma of pumpkin spices jumps out at you making you mouth water. The clarity of this beer is amazing. Nice thin head and a slight orange tint. An interesting mix with the pumpkin and bourbon. It's almost like the mixture watered the beer down some. You do get an excellent taste of both. The pumpkin up front, a little watery in the middle and which gives the bourbon after taste seems like it's at the end of a good bourbon on the rocks. Not bad, just would of liked a little more bite ate the end.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheBeerGod (5532) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Bottle. Orange-amber with a short white head. Aroma is pumpkin pie spices (cinnamon and nutmeg, mainly), roasted pumpkin notes and caramel. Taste is big spice notes, soft malt, caramel, roasted pumpkin and light oak. Body is medium with a moderate, bubbly carbonation. Ends with more big spice notes, caramel, oak and roasted pumpkin.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrettTaylor (636) - Radford, Virginia, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Poured from bottle into shaker. Pours a clear orange with a one finger head that rapidly dissipates leaving a thin skim. Aroma of pumpkin spices, vanilla, and pumpkin. Taste - malt, sweet pumpkin, a bit of spice, warming alcohol, and a bit of hop bitterness. Like this quite a bit and the 10% alcohol is definitely noticeable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (10690) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 23, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours clear amber with a small, fizzy off-white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is alcohol, pumpkin, nutmeg and cinnamon with toast malt and earthy hops. Flavor is sweet pumpkin and toast malt, spices, light hops and bitterness, spicy alcohol and a dry finish. Medium body and light carbonation.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
pottygok (530) - Ohio, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Aroma: Brown sugar, spices, pumpkin...smells like fresh pumpkin pie. Appearance: Clear amber with rich, tan head. Taste: Heavy sweetness with hints of sourness at the edges. Palate: Medium body, slick texture, soft carbonation, long finish. Overall: A bit overdone for my taste, this is a heavy pumpkin pie flavored beer. It's a solid seasonal, but rich. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
lownote (247) - USA - SEP 22, 2014
Pours a clear orange with a thick quickly dissipating head from bottle into a pint glass. Aroma is spicy: cinnamon, all spice, nutmeg. Surprisingly thick and uncarbonated mouth feel. Taste is quite spicy up front including the previously mentioned ones. Has a bite but not from bitterness. A tiny bit sweet with the barrel flavors coming at the end.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kkleu357 (561) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 20, 2014
Medium dark amber color. Big cinnamon aroma with a hint of fruit. Fruity pumpkin taste. Some spice flavor. It’s good.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (2933) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle. Pours orange with a small white head. Aroma of bourbon, nutmeg, slight pumpkin and fall spices. Flavor of bourbon, pumpkin pie spices, oak, vanilla, nutmeg and had notes of cinnamon.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike5326 (1111) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Clear golden color, small white head. Strong pumpkin spice aroma. Medium body with a strong sweet pumpkin spice flavor and a medium finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kidobutai (498) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Poured from a bottle. Great beer. Sharp fruit aroma, clear light yellow color, sweet taste bit distinctive pumpkin. Definitely recommended.


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