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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.33/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Nosferatu (Bird of Death) a.k.a. Count Orlok was THE German Count Dracula. He was a blood-sucking vampire, but being German he must’ve enjoyed beer too, right? We believe it is so and thus have created a Black Pumpkin Wheat Ale in his honor...a ’beer noir’ if you will.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EyeAmBaldman (442) - Illinois, USA - OCT 30, 2015
Pours a dark mahogany with a thin white head. Aroma is kind of funky. Kind of acidic with a twisted bit of fuzz. Taste is full of spice and clove. This is a pretty darn good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tmoreau (3151) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - OCT 25, 2015
Shared 16.9 oz. bottle poured to small snifters, displaying a clear, walnut color, with a frothy & persistent layer of tan head foam, and wavy spray as lacing. The nose was light sweetness, dark fruit, concord grape, a touch of vanilla, weizen/doppelbock-like spices, and pumpkin? Medium bodied, with rather spritzey carbonation, the taste was similar notes, and dry finishing. Somewhat unusual for a pumpkin offering, but a decent brew.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
CpyNPrnT (540) - Indiana, USA - OCT 10, 2015
Aroma of some mild pumpkin, spice, taste is spice, unbalanced, not very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
paintedmaple (610) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - SEP 20, 2015
500ml bottle...blackish brown pour with a sweet molasses nose. Nice rich flavor of pumpkin, allspice, and molasses making a subtly drinkable brew. Rather thin body marred an otherwise decent offering.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Idiosynkrasie (5335) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUN 28, 2015
500ml bottle. Darkest brown colour with average to huge, thick, frothy to creamy, fairly lasting, moderately lacing, beige head. Sweet-ish pumpkin aroma, hints of clove, a touch of cinnamon and nutmeg. Taste is dry, dark malty, mild pumpkin notes, a wheaty touch, minimally tart-ish, unspecific fruity overtones, a touch of cinnamon and clove. Twinkle-toed Pumpkin Ale, not a mu fusty, not too sweet, well-considered mildly spiced. A cheers for Urban Chestnut, a cheers for (Bielefeld-born) F.W. Murnau: "The Master is coming!... The Master is here!"

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (12344) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 13, 2015
Das Bier ist sehr dunkelbraun/schwarz und hat eine große beige Schaumkrone. Geruch hefig, reife dunkle Früchte, Gewürze, etwas Kürbis. Geschmack nach reifen Früchten, wenig Röstmalz, Hefe, Gewürze und Kürbis.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrBunn (2609) - The Wet Side of a Dry Town, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 16, 2015
Bottle. Pours a deep brown with a one finger tan head and aromas of pie spices and a bit of decaying leaf matter. Flavor has a heavy handed pie and pumpkin flavoring that buries any of the dark malt that tries to express itself. A hint of roasty malt is about it here. Decent but not my favorite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
culchiem (3152) - Berlin, GERMANY - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle. Brownish black with a solid head. Aroma is cinnamon and spice. Flavour is ginger, some pumpkin, yeasty on a burnt finish. Made a stew with this, worked really well

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kambei70 (837) - - OCT 26, 2014
2014 bottle. Nice malt flavor with only a bit of pumpkin. Medium mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
EtTuCthulhu (1386) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - OCT 26, 2014
The beer pours a very dark brown color with a large off-whitte head that fades somewhat quickly. The aroma is roasted malts, cinnamon, and wheat, and the taste being mildly sour and slightly sweet with some cinnamon; it has a medium body, soft carbonation, and a slick, somewhat thin texture, and the aftertaste is sour with a little pumpkin coming through.

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