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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Long Trail Imperial Pumpkin Ale is the latest introduction to the Long Trail Brewmaster Series. This limited release seasonal treat is small batch brewed with pumpkins, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves with increased malts and a touch of bitterness for the perfect balance.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mtdewa1 (303) - rome, New York, USA - SEP 19, 2013
Nutmeg and pumpkin. Brown pour, medium head. Taste is pumpkin slight nutmeg and maybe ginger. Smooth. Good pumpkin beer overall.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sitzds (291) - - SEP 29, 2013
Poured from bomber. Dark copper color with good streaking from an initially thin head. Roasted malt and pie spice aromas with a bubblegum note from the yeast, perhaps. Full, rich flavors. Medium sweetness with all the spices.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stampion (146) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Puts dark amber and cloudy. The pumpkin and spice are their bit not overpowering. Nicely done. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crhensel (138) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 7, 2013
Poured a rich dark amber with a small off white head. Aroma strong of pumpkins and clove. Taste is sweet and slightly up front with a nice bitter hop at the end. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kirk36 (123) - Peabody, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 18, 2014
Syrupy pumpkin. Not strong enough pumpkin. Not drunk enough pumpkin. Not pumpkin enough pumpkin. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheLevi4000 (63) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 14, 2013
Typical pumpkin beer everything, smell, taste, aroma. The thing that brings it down, is the after taste. Bitter for no reason. Why?

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndrewMichaelZ (60) - - MAR 7, 2014
Pours deep copper with a subtle off-white gently head. Head fades to a minor ring with light lacing. Sweet pumpkin notes lead the nose with hints of nutmeg. Drinks with a moderate bitterness that is almost balanced with the spiced pumpkin. Medium-body with high carbonation. Not overly sweet like other pumpkin ales but not on the level of Pumking or Punkin. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
apotekhin (57) - ISRAEL - DEC 10, 2013
Great beer. Had it at a blind tasting and I actually did not feel the pumpkin. Wonderful.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PumpkinBurger (46) - Connecticut, USA - NOV 23, 2012
amber pour, medium off white head, notes of molasses, cinnamon, butter on the nose... full bodied, creamy mouthfeel.. malt forward, pumpkin, some spice on the tongue... slight tart and bitter finish... nice fall beer

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Markkind (43) - - DEC 9, 2013
750 ml about 2 months old. Pours red. A nice creamy head. Smell isn't overpowering, but nice spice notes - cinnamon, gingerbread, and what seems to be pretty fresh pumpkin (not sure if it's canned). Taste starts with sweetness from the pumpkin, and then the spices surface and all linger together. Clean finish, minimal to no bitterness. One of the better balanced pumpkin beers I've had. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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