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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.28/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Named after the Irish legend of the Jack O Lantern. Brewed with Pumpkins and Spices. Subtle spicing to make sure you can enjoy more than 1 pint per session. A drier version of your standard Pumpkin ale, ours is not cloyingly sweet. A nice toasty/biscuity flavor from the American pale ale malt, slight hop bitterness from Northern Brewer and our house yeast blend that leaves slightly fruity esters. Formerly known as Lavery Stingy Jack Pumpkin Ale.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
reggiedunlop (3219) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 4, 2012
Pours a hazy deep amber with a medium lt tan head. Aroma has mild seasonal spice. Flavor is spice forward...not much pumpkin or dough/crust here...some earthy bitterness. Mouthfeel is medium/full and silky with a dry finish balanced nicely between spice and earthy bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerman6686 (4706) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 30, 2012
This poured a dark orange with a beige head. Aroma was of light roast, pumpkin, and dark fruits. Flavor was bland caramel malt, lacking in distinct spice, but not over the top sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AirForceHops (3524) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 21, 2012
22 oz. bottle purchased @ Beer Heaven. Bottle says 6.5 % ABV. Lager glass shows deep amber with brown hues. Thin off white head, not much lace. Nose is mostly nutmeg and cinnamon. Taste has canned pumpkin near the finish with the other mention spices. It’s light on spice which I like in the style. Body has a creamy texture. This is to my liking for a pumpkin.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jgb9348 (4851) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - OCT 8, 2012
Deep dark brown coloured body, very hazy with a thick, fast-dying two centimetre tan head. Aroma of squash (tons of it), allspice, canella, cloves and a bit of candied ginger, all with a bunch of malt and alcohol as well. Medium-bodied; Assertive spicey flavour with a noticeable squash bite and a little alcohol and malt on the backend, but most of the flavours are within the first second or two. Aftertaste is mild and only showing a minor amount of the tastes - not much at all to savour. Overall, a pretty substandard pumpkin beer, with perhaps a nicer nose than usual, but the taste and palate disappoint. I sampled this 65 cL bottle purchased from Wegman’s in Malvern, Pennsylvania on 22-September-2012 for US$5.99 sampled at home in Washington on 08-October-2012.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ontbeertaster (2345) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 30, 2012
Bottle, pours a cloudy brown, clear it was unfiltered, the aroma is spicy and the flavour is interesting, it was a bit creamy and it had some stand pumpkin spice flavours and it almost roasty as well, the beer was under carbinated seemed like we may have had a bad bottle but the beer still tasted pretty yummy

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (8054) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2012
Bomber from Wegman’s Collegeville. Pours turbid dark ruddy orangy brown with 1-finger frothy off-white head. Nose is intense fresh pumpkin puree, pumpkin spice, graham crackers. Tastes rich, complex, with a fresh pumpkin taste that has that slight vegatal flavor and not an oversweet or fake pumpkin flavor, plus malt, biscuity graham crackers, and a good but not overwhelming amount of spiciness. This one is delicious.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alobar (2875) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Pours a dark amber color with no head. Powerful spice aroma with a hint of pumpkin. Heavy spice flavor with some pumpkin, biscuit, and caramel. Decent beer.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
stangger (583) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2012
Interesting pumpkin. Light, sweet flavor with biscuit and bread. Given the glut of similar pumpkins, a nice different taste.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beergodd1 (400) - Conneaut, Ohio, USA - FEB 4, 2012
Pours a cloudy burnt orange, with a quickly disappearing tan head. Smells of Strong pumpkin with typical pumpkin pie type spices. But the real Strength of this brew is the Taste. Full bodied with good sweet smooth finish. Like pumpkin pie, a good dessert beer with a creamy body. It’s Not my Favorite Pumpkin Ale (Weyerbacher) But its probably top 5.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmikolich (1477) - North Ridgeville, Ohio, USA - JAN 18, 2012
Shared by Jeff at the RB Cleveland tasting, this beer leaves me wanting more, but thats not the point, i wanted it to be like pumking, but instead we get a mild mannered pumpkin with limited spice which matches the brewers intent nicely, just doesnt fit what i’d want in a pumpkin beer.


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