Leafs93 (1703) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 19, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours cloudy amber with a thin white head. Aroma is cinnamon, pumpkin and lactic acidity. Taste is sweet with light tartness on the finish. Medium bodied with thin texture and a dry finish.
merc7186 (2163) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 29, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
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
maxwelldeux (3723) - Everett, Washington, USA - OCT 27, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
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.
JBPortland (848) - Portland, Maine, USA - OCT 15, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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.
chinchill (1974) - South Carolina, USA - OCT 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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.
JulienHuxley (3304) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - OCT 11, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at tasting. Lightly hazy gold pour with white head. Aroma is spicy, lots of cinnamon nutmeg, light funky notes. Taste is spicy, not very sour, sweet actually, nice pumpkin pie filling, much less gross than expected, actually quite drinkable.
dfearnley (1036) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 10, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle to goblet
Cinnamon, lots of cinnamon, pumpkin, brown sugar. Amber, ringed, bubbly white head. Cinnamon, pumpkin, lime. No deep acidity. Didn’t startbout great, but it grew on me.
solidfunk (4193) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - OCT 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Of all pumpkin beers I’ve had this is among the better ones to be sure. The lambic yeast does well to balance out the pumpkin aroma. There’s cool zing to this. Lively carbonation with a touch of grapefruit in finish along with light pumpkin. Tap at Khyber Pass.
czar (4540) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 24, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
bottle shared with friends. pours unclear bright golden with a nice white head, good retention and lacing. inoffensive aroma of sweet candi, belgian yeast, light acidity - lactic mostly, very little funk per say; nutmeg and cinnamon taste, some fruitiness, sweetness - brown sugar. average carbonation, light body, semi-sweet herbal-spicy finish. o-k.
Minderbinder (1900) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - SEP 24, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours amber with low white head. Some lacing. Aroma is of sugar, pumpkin pie spices. Taste is of water, cinnamon, pumpkin pie spices. Palate: Medium body. Soft carbonation. Overall: Not that bad. Just a tad watery. Spices not overdone. No serious pumpkin.
tom10101 (2965) - Quebec, CANADA - SEP 22, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle (750 ml). Slightly hazy golden/orange with a small white head and little lacing. Aroma is of real pumpkin, not just spices... but there’s also spices (cinnamon, nutmeg) and brown sugar. There’s also some pumpkin in the taste along the usual nutmeg, cinnamon and brown sugar. Very light acidity too. Light body. Mild/moderate carbonation. Really not that bad for a pumpkin beer. The balance is decent. There’s just not much lambic traces in there.