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RATINGS: 129   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 243   ABV: 8.1%
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HIPP-O-LANTERN Imperial Pumpkin Ale brewed with pumpkin puree and spices.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrewBoxer (1978) - New York, New York, USA - NOV 1, 2012
Draft. Just like eating pumpkin pie.. Boozy taste with a Belgian backbone. Bready. Good for a warm day ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Damico (2557) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 16, 2012
Pours thick but clear amber in color with an orange hue and creamy sandy white head. The aroma and flavor bring sweetened pumpkin flavor and fall spices that are not powerful, but prevalent and present on the tongue. The flavors of cloves, cinnamon, and other spices are quite pleasant on a just full enough and excellently carbonated body. I thought it was really decent for the pumpkin beer style.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheHopster (791) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - OCT 13, 2012
(bottle). Clean pumpkin aroma with some alcohol. Unfiltered orange-amber complexion with dissipating tan head. Flavor is authentic pumpkin and mild spice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwood04 (3866) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 13, 2012
12oz bottle in a plastic cup. Pours brown with a lacy, off-white head. Aroma of pumpkin, some caramel and toffee from the malts, spices, and floral hops. Flavor about the same. Average texture. A pretty good pumpkin beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 16/20
dimenhetfield (2487) - , Florida, USA - OCT 5, 2012
12oz bottle poured into glass. Dark murky brown with very little head. Good pumpkin spice aroma mixed with vanilla and cinnamon. Slightly boozy flavor but the pumpkin flavor definitely comes through the most. One of the better pumpkin beers I’ve had this year.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - SEP 29, 2012
Bottle. Pours a mostly clear copper amber with a thin white head. Lots of spice, soft pumpkin flesh, malt. Medium bodied, spicy malt, toast. Burnt malt, spicy, not much going on. Toast, lightly burnt spices. Meh.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
vtafro (3233) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 21, 2012
Bottle. Brown pour with some light head. Light spice, cinnamon and some pumpkin aroma. Muted flavor compared to aroma, spice and pumpkin. Finihes with some warmth.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
KornDogg (528) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 16, 2012
Bottle. Aroma of pumpkin, nutmeg and cinnamon. Dark brownish amber body with thin, lasting head. Flavor begins with clove followed by cinnamon, nutmeg; subtle creamy pumpkin finish. A tasty pumpkin ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dogfishho (588) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - SEP 16, 2012
A little bit too boozy. Otherwise this has a nice balance of pumpkin meat and spice flavors. Just too much burn for the amount of pumpkin flavor.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheEpeeist (3328) - Media, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 15, 2012
12 oz bottle. Foggy brown with a bone head. Typical spicing with cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice with a caramel and pumpkin base. Creamy body with a buzz and a spicy tang. Taste is earthy pumpkin pie and briefly sweet caramel apple succumbing to lingering bitter spice.


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