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RATINGS: 594   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Smashed Pumpkin is a big-bodied beer with a light coppery orange color and pleasing aroma of pumpkin and nutmeg. The OG and final Alc./Vol. provide the structure and body. Pale Ale, Wheat and Light Munich Malts combine with the natural tannin in pumpkin and the delicate spiciness of Willamette and Hallertau Hops to balance the sweetness of the fruit. To fully enjoy all the flavors, this ale is best drunk at 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Smashed Pumpkin pairs well with sharp cheeses, nuts, lamb, hearty stews and desserts like flan or pumpkin pie. Chefs find this an excellent beer to cook with in dishes such as braised short ribs.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
WVHouseofBeer (943) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - OCT 6, 2013
Pours a nice dark burnt orange color with a small white head. This beer smells a lot better than it tastes. Excellent aromas bursting of pumpkin, nutmeg and various other spices. The flavors are similar but not nearly as pronounced and leave a little to be desired in that department. Medium bodied with some booze shooting through. Overall a pretty good pumpkin but not one of the best; second tier I’d say.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
deyholla (8597) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 9, 2015
Sampled from the bottle. Pours a clear gold with a white head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has is full of spice with sweet grains and a bit of pumpkin. Flavor has strong performance main spice with sweet grains and bread supporting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fatehunter (1762) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Pours a finger of head on a hazy straw body. The aroma is pumpkin and peppers. Nice. The taste is balanced and smooth with hints of pumpkin. The texture is soft. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BierMeHoos (384) - Maryland, USA - OCT 3, 2015
How: 12 ounce bottle. Where: Old Line Fine Wine, Spirits, & Bistro. Appearance: Pours bright caramel orange body, healthy head of khaki. Aroma: Bready toasted malts and alcohol mostly. Taste: Candied pumpkin with spices added. Palate: Moderate filling body and tipping towards the heavier side. Overall: I actually liked it, I know people hate on pumpkin but it’s good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tnkw01 (1431) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy, light orange with a medium head. Aroma is a pumpkin spice with strong hints of honey. Taste is sweet up front, almost a honey taste in the middle and a well balanced finish. Just a tad cloying.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ffaoe (356) - Moorestown, New Jersey, USA - OCT 2, 2015
strong sweet pumpkin spice aroma. dark golden and clear in color with good head. very nice pumpkin pie flavor, slightly malty, faint hop bittnerness at finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ljthiessen (806) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - SEP 21, 2015
Bottle. Slightly cloudy golden orange pour with a thin white head. A surprisingly intense pumpkin beer, flavour is stronger than the aroma, lots of pumpkin notes with some sweet caramel, subtle spice and slightly vegetal. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
CH-303 (1746) - Fribourg, SWITZERLAND - SEP 14, 2015
Appearance: Clear brown, some white head.
Aroma: Pumpkin, spices, cinnamon, sweet?
Taste: Pumpkin, spices, cinnamon. Alcohol. Wow, overpowering.
Bought: Total Wine (Sterling), 355 ml, $3.79
Info: 14/9-2015, 90/300M, BB: 31/1-2016

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
radiomgb (2544) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2015
625ml bottle from the LCBO in Toronto, Ontario. Clear copper in colour with a thin white head, light lacing. The aroma is of pumpkin, nutmeg, cinnamon, some ginger and caramel. The flavour is of lots of pumpkin, cloves and cinnamon, some alcohol, malty. Bitter mouthfeel, medium body, medium carbonation. Finishes sweet, warming. Lots of pumpkin and spices, its alright.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zoucrew102 (949) - - SEP 4, 2015
Bomber. Nutmeg aroma with notes of pumpkin, cinnamon and booze. Pours orange-copper colored with a thin tan head with good retention and lacing. Starts with good pumpkin and nutmeg flavors. Finishes dry with a lot of cinnamon and boozy ending that lingers on the palate. Good at the beginning, but a little boozy for a pumpkin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HoppyScallywag (153) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 3, 2015
Pumpkiny, alcohol, cinnamon burn. Really tasty. I would get this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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