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RATINGS: 367   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Whatís that bite of tartness doing in a pumpkin beer? Adding the unexpected kick of cranberry juice to brighten this traditionally spiced seasonal ale. PUMPKICK is brewed with plenty of pumpkin juice, cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice, but itís the cranberries and touch of lemongrass that send your tastebuds sailing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nealblind (1095) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - AUG 19, 2013
Hazy dark ruby pour some head. Aroma of yeast, nutmeg spice, noble hops. Tastes of cherries some musty funk. Thereís also cinnamon, nutmeg overpowering the pumpkin. Strong carb and acidic mouthfeel. This was quite unconventional for a pumpkin beer; more sour and less pumpkin flavor that Iím used to. Some people will really like it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nlderricks (16) - Fayetteville, North Carolina, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Ehh, okay. If you love cranberries you like it I guess. I like pumpkin beers on the sweet pumpkin pie side of the spectrum. It was okay The Derricks ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Another1 (9) - Missouri, USA - AUG 17, 2013 does not count
A well-spiced, slightly tart pumpkin brew with unique carbonation. The finish has a hint of fall leaves. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ziddersroofrry (1) - Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2013 does not count
When I opened this the first thing I smelled was the scent of cloves and a hint of cranberry. Mouthfeel is not too thick, not too watery. The pumpkin was a bit subdued by the cranberry and cloves and I barely noticed any lemongrass or spices. Overall, not the worst pumpkin beer Iíve ever had yet nowhere near the best. I didnít really notice anything that would make it stand out as a must have.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SPDickerman (1056) - Texas, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Pours orange with a medium white head. Smells like pumpkin pie and mild cranberry fruitiness. Taste is pumpkin, spices, and mild tartness. Medium-bodied with a wet texture and mild mouth-carbonation, New Belgium Pumpkick finishes with a hint of tart lemon.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TomDecapolis (4617) - Milton, Delaware, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Pours a lightly hazy orange with a bubbly off white head. Aroma of cinnamon, nutmeg and vanilla. Hints of pie crust. Flavor of the same pumpkin pie mix with a touch of the cranberries and lemongrass. Didnít really get the cranberry and lemongrass in aroma but its in the flavor and is a nice twist on a pumpkin ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cduncan14 (138) - Sandy Springs, Georgia, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. Aromas of spices, brown sugar, a hint of pumpkin. Amber-orange color with a white head that hangs around. It has a sharp cranberry flavor that is nice as long as youíre expecting it. Plenty of fall spice flavors but not a ton of pumpkin. Nice aftertaste, but it feels a tad too bubbly. Overall a good, drinkable fall beer, if not a great pumpkin ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
highibus (755) - Vail, Arizona, USA - AUG 16, 2013
Pours deep copper with decent white head. Only a slight spice aroma. Flavor is really interesting somewhat typical spiced pumpkin then the tart cranberry comes in. really nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ret12 (453) - Maryland, USA - AUG 16, 2013
This was very different. A spicy light yet carbonated beer with a slight pumpkin flavor that is finished with a bitter cranberry kick.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pailhead (5633) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - AUG 16, 2013
On tap: The aroma consists ginger, nutmeg, light pumpkin, and light cranberry. It?s a transparent amber with a small white head that adds to a thin film and leaves a nice sheet of lacing on the sides of the glass. The flavor starts with a quick dose of pumpin. The finish has ginger, nutmeg, light clove, and just a hint of tartness that I assume comes from the cranberry. It?s light-medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Overall, if you like pumpkin beers, you?ll like this. The cranberry is minimal, itís more of a slight lingering in the aftertaste. I was skeptical, but it seems to work.

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