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

bottled
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on tap
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RATINGS: 222   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   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.


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
IrishBoy (3882) - Bakersfield, California, USA - JAN 5, 2013
750 ml bottle from Beer Revolution. Nose is pumpkin, allspice, and a hint of fruity lambic tartness. Lightly hazy copper with a small beige head. Flavor is pumpkin, light sweetness, spices, and a light tart acidity. A little more tartness would be nice but it is quite drinkable, my daughter loved it!


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (1746) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Keg friends of ham Leeds. Amber little head. Aroma is light fruity. Taste I liked nice pumpkin fruitiness lots of sweet brown sugar and earthy flavours in the finish slight sourness. Prickly carbonated. Very tasty

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
umich03jm (2163) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - DEC 5, 2014
Bottle. Clear orange pour with a small head that fades to a thick ring. Aroma is much closer to apple cider than pumpkin. Green apple, light cinnamon, jolly ranchers, and clove. Tastes like sugary apple cider. Light spiced. Moderately tart. Mouthfeel is gritty. This is like a below average cider.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Westmeister (1822) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 30, 2014
Brother in law bought this one for Thanksgiving having no idea is was not your run of the mill pumpkin beers. I liked is enough, he did not. The light effervescent nature was nice after the heavy meal. LIghtly tart, earthy, light sweet with brown sugar. Certainly not your typical pumpkin beer, but a nice change.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nsanders (565) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - NOV 8, 2014
Caged and corked bottle. Clear orange with heavy carbonation and a white head. Tart green apple, light pumpkin/gourd aroma, belgian yeast and a little cinnamon. Taste has a lingering acidic sour flavor. Body is medium with a clingy feel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (31793) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 2, 2014
From tap. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is cinnamon and nutmeg spiced to a mild sourish fruity base. Fruity, nutmeg spiced and cinnamon. Herbal. Mild sourish and toasted malty. Dense spiced and slight herbal finish.

1.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
ejh8 (89) - - OCT 30, 2014
In a word this one sucks. Low ABV and it tastes like cider. Looks good in a glass though so I will give it that. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
merc7186 (2239) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Aroma: Sweet Gueuze, Mild Pumpkin, Mild Cane Sugar Appearance: Amber/Orangish Hue, Passes Most Light, White Head Ring, Mild Lacing Taste: Honey, Pumpkin, Mild Bread Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (3791) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 27, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear dark amber color with a moderate light tan head on there. Nose is slightly sour with some pumpkin spice in there. Taste is actually sweet, with a lot of pumpkin and spice coming through. Feels very fizzy to me.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JBPortland (914) - Portland, Maine, USA - OCT 15, 2014
750ml bottle pours dark clear amber orange with 1 finger head. Nose is subtle spice, clove, malty fruit and grain, "pumpkin", not really any lambic funk. Taste isn’t uneasant but is simple, a mildly tart spiced malty beer with decently well balanced, apple sauce, cinnamon, allspice, clove, nutmeg, etc. Sourness is medium-low. Finish is spices, touch of tart earthy orange fruit and grain. Bit of a novelty but fair enough.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chinchill (2128) - South Carolina, USA - OCT 14, 2014
[On tap] Clear deep dark amber with a fine head. Aroma. Very pleasing sweet. Spicy pumpkin with a load of banana. Flavor. a bit tart, Moderately spicy with a nice mix that is not the typical American pumpkin pie mix. A faint hint of vinegar hurts the rating. O. An unusual pumpkin ale worth trying.


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