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RATINGS: 134   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   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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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jrwhitney6 (332) - - 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


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1519) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2014
Aroma: intense spice, cinnamon, cloves. Appearance: hazy amber, medium, creamy, beige head. Taste: medium sweet, light bitter. Palate: malty sweets, spices again Overall: nice, yet very strong Pumpkin Ale. Pint at Big Brew, Morristown.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (693) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Bottle. Burnt dark orange/tan. Aroma is pumpkin spice and cinnamon. The taste follows adding sweet brown sugar and caramel. Boozy notes show up a little. Medium carb and body. Very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ARMed (613) - Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Drinking this with my wife on the 25th anniversary of the day we met! In bottle at the Dilworthtown Inn in Chester County, PA. This beer is the perfect early Fall. One of the better pumpkin beers I have had. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
keanex (1503) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - SEP 12, 2014
Bottle.
Glass: Weyerbacher tulip.
Appearance: Hazy brown leaning amber body with a dense light tan head on top.
Aroma: The aroma hints of sweet malts, hints of pumpkin and mild spices. Clove and ginger come to mind with a dash of cinnamon.
Taste: Hints of slightly tart pumpkin up front into a clean mid-taste that leads to cinnamon and nutmeg followed by sweet malts giving caramel flavor. Finish is mildly spicy and lingers a moment.
Palate: Creamy body, mild to moderately carbonated.
Overall: This tastes a little congested, murky. It’s not bad, but it doesn’t stand out in the (large) sea of pumpkin beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SG111 (189) - - SEP 10, 2014
Bottled. Pours an orange copper. Aroma is cinnamon, pumpkin spice. Flavor is a lot of cinnamon, nutmeg, less pumpkin spice compared to other pumpkin beers. Decent.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Voodoo (353) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Pours an ice tea color with a thin white head which disappears quickly leaving a naked brew with no head. Aroma of pumpkin and nutmeg. Taste is very dry with a quick hit of pumpkin, little spice then booz......a bit of metallic in the back end.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
NikkTwist (1746) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Draft at Fado. Slightly hazy orange amber pour that started with a large white head that left lots of lace. Reasonably full body. Medium-spicy. Semi-dry. Usual Pumpkin Beer notes. Some Barleywine style caramels keep the flavor smooth. Ok, but nothing to get excited about really.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MadIndian (2434) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Bottle gift from SJ. Not a bad pumpkin. Notes of warming spice, pumpkin and dirt. It wasn’t overbearing like most imperial pumpkins. Some nice blends and flavors.

2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
icehawk (834) - Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA - JAN 3, 2014
Bottle. Aroma of pumpkin spices, and vegetive notes as well. Not much to the flavor, and is a bit earthy. Spices don’t come through, and the finish has an earthy bitterness.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (2264) - New York, USA - DEC 12, 2013
Tap at stags head. Pours pretty orange color. Nose of cinnamon and pumpkin pie. Tastes similar of canned pie filling, cinnamon, nutmeg, some earth, bready and slight alcohol burn. Decent and I thought I was done with pumpkin for the season.


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