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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.


4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
millernp23 (2) - - JUL 19, 2013 does not count
Great sessionable beer from New Belgium. Tartness from the cranberry juice makes the beer finish dry and canít wait to get another sip. Another great NBB seasonal!

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Clarkdvm (101) - Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2013
Above average pumpkin beer (draft). Do not notice cranberry at all, which is odd considering the advertisement. Overall quality addition to the genre.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cybercat (3226) - Georgia, USA - OCT 11, 2013
Welcome fall weather! This one pours a bubbly orangy amber - almost pumpkin! - with a fluffy and rather fine-bubbled pale buff head. Malty aroma has a strong, but not overpowering, pumpkin note and hints of cinnamon, yeast, nutmeg and, yes, cranberry. Flavor fills the mouth with pumpkin, cranberry, nutmeg, cinnamon, hints of yeast and malt - and is that lemongrass? Each sip seems a little different. Smooth texture has plenty of fizz and a fair amount of viscosity; it leaves a nice pumpkin-pie finish. If you like pumpkin beers, you should get a kick out of this one.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SPDickerman (920) - 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.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeremyjojola (18) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Out of the bottle and into a frosty glass, this brew poured great with a good head. Aroma is sweet and the taste is even better with pumpkin and hints of nutmeg. New Belgium nailed this pumpkin brew. Love the mild sweetness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
finn1918 (193) - Georgia, USA - SEP 17, 2013
Pours a hazy amber with a finger of fluffy off-white head. Aroma is malts and pumpkin. Taste is pretty much oktoberfest, pumpkin, and a nice cranberry tartness at the finish. This was much better than I expected.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cavana40 (21) - - OCT 11, 2013
UPDATED: JAN 20, 2014 Great autumn beer, with strong pumpkin notes. Easy to drink and not too heavy overall.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lemke10 (757) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 30, 2013
This pours a slightly cloudy amber color with a creamy head. The aroma is mild with pumpkin and cranberry. I canít say what would make a person think that pumpkin and cranberry should be mixed together, but it does have a very interesting taste. Drinks very smooth.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dlihcsnatas (276) - Texas, USA - SEP 18, 2013
Amber/orange brew with little head. Smells of pumpkin and cranberry with some spice. Taste is interesting and you can actually pick out the pumpkin, cranberries, lemongrass, and each spice. Really good brew, plan to get some more of this for Halloween. Well may get some for before too.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Bottle
Aroma: Spice, fruit juice, really quite nice
Appearance: Nice clear, clean brown/orange with long lasting foamy white head
Taste: Apple pie like spice, bread, fruit juice
Palate: Light to medium body, no bitterness, very slight tartness
Overall: Was a tad skeptical, but this is a unique twist and is very enjoyable. Not too sweet, and just tart enough to appeal to that part of my palate. Subtle execution.


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