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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.45/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
Straight from the mind of the ‘Beer Admiral’ himself. Head Brewer Rick Hoffman presents a ‘traditional’ spiced pumpkin ale. Rick added over 10 lbs of pumpkin per barrel. Brewed with a touch of Maize for softness, and to fit the harvest spirit. Spiced with a custom blend of whole botanicals including cinnamon, ginger, allspice, clove and nutmeg.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jrodooo5 (1487) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - OCT 29, 2015
Decent mouthfeel w/out much else going on. Light & drinkable w/ just a tiny hint of pumpkin. Just ok!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikericm (10) - Windsor, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 21, 2012
A deep orange color. It had suble spice notes, but a strong pumpkin aroma and flavor. I personally prefer pumpkin ales that have more pumpkin flavor than spice. I could empty the keg on this one!!!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thorpe429 (5016) - , Illinois, USA - APR 13, 2011
Big thanks to mday for getting this out my way. Poured into a tulip. Appearance is a light orange copper. Slightly opaque. Off white head and a bit of lacing. Nose is really light with only the slightest bit of pumpkin discernable. The taste is a total 180, as there are some really nice notes of fresh pumpkin, lift brown sugar, and some spicing. Good creamy feel on a medium body. Drinks quite well. I am quite impressed with my first offering from this brewery. Serving type: growler Reviewed on: 11-03-2010

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (6731) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - NOV 6, 2010
Clear amber color/ white head. Nice allspice, cinnamon, clove ,pumpkin meat aromas. Smooth mouthfeel and medium bodied. Good pumpkin meat, allspice, nutmeg, ginger spice flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (40452) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 6, 2010
From cask. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and slight spiced. Spiced, malty, breadish and crisp hoppy flavoured. Bitter and dry into a malty and slight roasted finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ROGUE (2182) - Lewes, Delaware, USA - NOV 4, 2010
On tap at brewpub. Poured a burnt orange with a dense two finger white head that left light lacing. Has a mild pumpkin pie aroma with cinnamon, allspice and nutmeg. Flavor follows the nose nicely along with a caramel sweetness and light earthy hops. The beer finishes dry and sweet. Mouthfeel is smooth and creamy with light carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
riversideAK (6140) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - NOV 26, 2009
Fairly standard aroma, pumpkin spice and a little pie like sweetness. Pours amber orange thin head. The flavor is mostly pumpkin spice and sweet-ish pumpkin pie notes too. Well done, simple yet effective.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bricks (976) - Delaware, USA - NOV 8, 2009
How a traditional ale would normally taste and feel but with some pumpkin spices.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Miver (609) - Silver Spring, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2009
Draft at Iron Hill West Chester. Poured amber in color with a small beige head that diminished quickly. Aroma and tastes similar with traditional pumpkin spices (cinnamon, nutmeg mostly). caramel malts. Seemed quite thin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KornDogg (570) - Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 27, 2009
Draft. Iron Hill WC. Light pumpkin aroma with a flavor of the same, hints of cinnamon and ginger... toasty notes

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