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RATINGS: 637   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Ichabod combines malted barley and real pumpkin with cinnamon and nutmeg in a delicious and inviting brew. A rewarding complement to many dishes, Ichabod pairs well with autumnal foods such as poultry and root vegetables. After dinner, try it with your favorite dessert!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DavidP (1747) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 21, 2004
Orange body with a short-lived white head. Wheat, brown sugar, nutmeg, and pumpkin pie sweetness in the aroma. The flavor is similar except with a more pronounced spice element. Dry finish with a hoppiness that’s pretty close to pumpkin flesh. A well-done pumpkin beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
invalid (302) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 20, 2004
Pours a nice amber color with a smaller white head. Smells of cinnamin and nutmeg - very much like an x-mas beer. Very clear. Tastes of noticable spices. Thicker mouthfeel than it looks. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hawksfan17 (890) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 19, 2004
Nice amber color, you smell the pumpkin and spices. I smelled brown sugar and something else I couldn’t figure out. Doesn’t taste as good though, mostly just the pumpkin taste at the end. Not spicy at all. Good seasonal indeed.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
unclebleen (620) - California, USA - SEP 11, 2004
Pretty beer...crystal clear amber gold. Aroma is pumpkin but not really that spicy otherwise. Flavor is pleasant like pumpkin pie but not as sweet. Smooth body. I like this pretty well.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Metalhead (633) - Lake Zurich, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2004
Aroma was not strong but that of mild pumpkin spices. Poured an orangey gold with a fairly typical 1" whiteish head. Mouthfeel is initially semi creamy with a hint of dryness in the finish. Tastes of mild pumpkin and spices. Overall it was good but nothing mind blowing. When I try a pumpkin beer I am looking for liquid pumpkin pie with either a malt or hop edge.

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tomxcs (321) - California, USA - AUG 25, 2004
Pours orangish-brown with a small head. Aroma is nutmeg, ginger, and cinnamon with hints of pumpkin (very similar to pumpkin pie). Taste is strongly spiced with a little pumpkin flavor and good amounts of malt. I think that this is a rather good pumpking beer (though it is definitely more spice than pumpkin).

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
redmosquito (172) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - AUG 17, 2004
Dark orange in color with a good head. Spicey aroma with notes of pine. Flavor is of subdued malt and assertive pumpkin pie spice. I admit I am a pumpkin beer fan, but I think most would find this enjoyable.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
darkerdabetter (255) - Michigan, USA - AUG 2, 2004
Slightly spicy, not bad. Had a nice orangish color, white head, very good aroma. Flavor was definetely different, not sure if it really tasted like pumpkin, but pretty good anyway.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
YourDarkLord (1800) - Urbana, Illinois, USA - MAR 25, 2004
Pours amber with a white head. Aroma of spices and pumpkin like a pumpkin pie. The flavor is not as rewarding. Some pumpkin pie to the taste but not in a very appealing way. Good for a single drink but not for an evening's enjoyment. Buffalo Bill's Pumpkin Ale is better.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mikeben (355) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2004
UPDATED: MAR 9, 2008 Nice pumpkin color and a slightly sweet scent. Funny on first taste it seemed to have a sour hoppy grapefruit taste similer to their zoomer wit and was only good after it warmed. Second time I had it it was great. I really tasted a gingerbread thing and very pumpkin like. Not a real sweet beer but it is nicly spiced.


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