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HIPP-O-LANTERN Imperial Pumpkin Ale brewed with pumpkin puree and spices.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Melanie (64) - - OCT 11, 2013
Aroma is great. The appearance is off-putting. Cloudy, brown with no head. Tastes pumpkiny but odd almost soapy aftertaste-nah. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (3727) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - OCT 11, 2013
Amber color with a foamy off white head that shrank to a lasting collar. Pumpkin pie spice nose with noticeable alcohol. Caramel sweetness with lots of cinnamon and pie spice, all under a lot of imperial alcohol. Tasty big holiday beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pilgrimoutlaw (863) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 10, 2013
1 year bottle pours cloudy orange-borwn with thin off-white head. Nutmeg, cloves, ginger, honey, caramel. Medium/high sweetness. Light bitterness. Sticky, medium body with a bit of astringency.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BillKismet (3474) - Seattle, Washington, USA - OCT 10, 2013
Red-tinged pumpkin orange body with a gentle, silken cover. Heavy pumpkin-spiced bouquet--ginger,perhaps some mace. Boozy body. Alcohol breath exhales through the pumpkin spices of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg. Definitely lives up to the "imperial" name, but a bit too heavy-handed for my liking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
conway (1991) - - OCT 7, 2013
Bottle. Hazy dark copper with a perfect 1 finger off white head. Aroma is pumpkin pie spice. Taste is pumpkin pie and a nutty finish, almost like cashews. Full creamy mouthfeel and medium carbonation. Pretty nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
crhensel (138) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 1, 2013
Poured a dark orange with no head. Aroma was strong if both pumpkin and allspice. A little bitter upfront but settled into a spicy sweet pumpkin pie flavor. A solid imperial pumpkin and definitely worth a look. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
drfabulous (4717) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - SEP 15, 2013
12 ounce thanks to Ed5388. Amber beer with caramel and pumpkin spice. For the high abv, hides it well. Slight hop kick.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
iggynelix (90) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 9, 2013
Sampler on tap at Unos Hamilton, nj. beautiful spiced ale with a light aroma of fall. Spice notes finish. Not over hopped or over spiced, Totally sessionable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jrwhitney6 (366) - - SEP 7, 2013
Pours a rich, dark honey color. Nose of some spice and cinnamon, and some funkiness. Taste some sweetness, spice and a little booze - an amped up pumpkin ale. Enjoyable, but maybe too sweet. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
EithCubes (5216) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 5, 2013
Fresh bottle. Room filled with mouldering earth and heavy pumpkin pie spices, and there’s some meaty character there, but I wouldn’t identify it as pumpkin. Pour a murky, opaque dark brown with a tan head. Taste mildly sweet with a cute caress in the feel, strong but brief blast of carbonation with heavy spice rush that lasts through into the long after, but underneath lurks a vibrant amber-brown ale hybrid, medium body with simple malt. Bright and refreshing and hides alcohol as well as Steel Reserve (that’s a compliment!), making this a great campfire/date choice for the early fall months in the Delaware Valley.

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