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Brewed by Timmermans (John Martin)
Style: Lambic Style - Fruit
Itterbeek, Belgium

bottled
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on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 197   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Two traditions are brought together here in a unique complacency, namely an original succulence never tempted before. The result is sublime, liberating a graceful taste tinted by a controlled acidity on the lambic confused with the dry fruity of the pumpkin and the discreet sugar added. By crossing the middle of the mouth appears a taste of brown sugar remembering and accentuating the convivial touch of Halloween.


3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
Beerenberger (1377) - Fischer, Texas, USA - OCT 2, 2013
UPDATED: OCT 11, 2013 Brett is the initial aroma with suggestions of spice and pumpkin present. Pours a clear amber with a small, rapidly dissipating, off-white head and spotty lacing. The taste is moderately sour with notes of pumpkin, cinnamon and allspice. Medium-light body with moderate carbonation. Overall, somewhat disapointing. While I am a fan of lambic beers, the spices seemed out of line with what I think of as a lambic beer profile. Primarily what I taste is is an acidic cinnamon flavor. Having said that, I am impressed with Ttimmereman’s ability to creat a lambic beer using pumpkin ingredients.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3422) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 30, 2013
On tap. Pours a hazy orange with a thick white head. Aroma of sweet fruit, tart apples. Flavor of apple, brown sugar, cinnamon, and pumpkin in the finish. Interesting take on a lambic- tastes like a faro maybe with pumpkin spices. Sweet of course, light in the palate. 6/4/7/4/14 (3.5/5)

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sitzds (283) - - SEP 29, 2013
Bottle pour. Murky copper color with small head. Aromas are of apple pie with cinnamon and a little allspice. Flavor is slightly tart pumpkin, biscuit/pie crust, esters. Smooth mouthfeel with moderate carbonation and a lighter body.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mittenator (1237) - Michigan, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Bomber. Copper with a frothy head. Spicy pumpkin and nutmeg. Lots of pumpkin with a sour, funky finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
boxofrane (2056) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Bottle from Wegmans. Pours fairly clear amber with a small white head that dissipates to nothing quickly. The aroma has some nutmeg, cinnamon, faint acedic notes but there is not much punch to it. The taste has a nice tartness up front which is followed by a really true pumpkin pie filling flavor, light spices. Very nice!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
keanex (1392) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - SEP 25, 2013
2013 release.
Appearance: The body has beautiful clarity with a perfect copper color for the Autumn. The head is tall and fluffy, but settles into a full coating with a creamy ring. This is a gorgeous looking beer.
Aroma: The aroma is reminiscent of spiced cider, namely cinnamon and nutmeg with a dash of brown sugar. The aroma is warm and inviting with a sweet edge to it.
Taste: The flavor follows the aroma to a T. There’s a mild malt base here, hints of pumpkin, but the flavor comes off like a mildly spiced cider with hints of brown sugar. The flavor leans a bit sweet and finishes quickly. No tartness at all here.
Palate: Light bodied with moderate carbonation. Goes down easy.
Overall: This is very enjoyable, even if it’s not what most want in a lambic. I find this enjoyable and a great beer for the Autumn months. This really hits the spot.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JaBier (4807) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - SEP 11, 2013
750mL bottle. Clear orange in color with a medium white head. Aroma of funk, some spice and sweet caramel. Sweet malt and caramel flavor giving way to apple tartness and spice before a malty finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
suprchunk (2092) - Crestview, Florida, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Orange pour. Small white head. No lacing. Sour pumpkin aroma. Tart pumpkin taste. A little sweet. But good ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dogbrick (7634) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 22, 2013
Clear orange-amber color with a medium thick fluffy white head that recedes gradually. Small patches of lacing on the glass. Aroma of citrus and pumpkin spice. Light-bodied with flavors of zesty lemon, pumpkin and cinnamon. The finish is fruity with a sweet spice and pumpkin aftertaste. Decent overall.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrSilverworm (6011) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 11, 2013
750ml bottle, shared by Andrew. Bottled 20/08/12. Mostly clear orange golden color. Some particles in the body. Thin, kind of bubbly off-white head. Pumpkin aroma in the nose. Some musty, laundry aroma. Sweet taste, lightly spicy. Medium body. Lighter, kidn of soft carbonation. Lightly sticky. Pumpkin, spice, and wet laundry. Interesting, but I’m not really sure it works for me. Some appley, cidery type flavor. Interesting stuff, but a bit sweet. Hardly sour at all. Lambic only seems to contribute some mustiness, rather than any improvement to the flavor of your typical pumpkin beer.


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