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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Ale brewed with pumpkin puree, Belgian Candi Sugar, Cinnamon, Nutmeg and Ginger. Contains a generous amount of Two Row Barley blended with Carmel Malt, fermented with Northwest Yeast.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (29683) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2011
From tap at Sunset Grill. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is mild spiced and caramelish malty. Bitter, malty and caramelish flavoured. Medium dry and spiced. Ends dry malty. Light sweet.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11004) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 7, 2011
on tap-pours an off white head and hazy amber color. Aroma is cinnamon/nutmeg, medium malt. Taste is cinnamon/nutmeg, medium malt, some earthy hops.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (9921) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 7, 2011
A: The beer pours a dark amber, almost copper, color with a finger of khaki head. S: Tons and tons of pie spices here. Heavy on the nutmeg, cinnamon, all spice, and vanilla. There is quite a bit of toasted malt and caramel to it as well. As is often the case, not much pumpkin. T: Very heavy pie spice character on the palate as well. Nutmeg, cinnamon, and all spice are all there. Nice vanilla sweetness to go along with the caramel and toffee flavors. M: Medium bodied with medium carbonation. O: Thought this was a very solid pumpkin beer. It did become a touch boozy as the glass warmed up, but it didn’t really bother me.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (9428) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 16, 2011
An amber ale with a very thin white head, viscous looking. In aroma, sweet caramel with light pumpkin spices, smooth. In mouth, a smooth sweet malt with an oily mouthfeel, intense butterscotch, loads of alcohol, and light pumpkin spices. On tap at Sunset Grill, Oct. 8 2011.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (7940) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 10, 2012
Bomber from Nikki’s, Providence. Pours a clear copper color with a thin frothy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of big pumpkin spice and a hint of squash. The taste is toasted malts, apples, spice, pumpkin. Medium bodied, lingering spice, faint hint of heat. Nice beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 3, 2012
Bottle shared with my wifu. Pours a somewhat hazed amber with a thin white head. Soft spices on the nose with a hint of fruit and yeast, a bit of sweaty pumpkin flesh. Medium bodied, lightly spicy, dry dusty malt and pumpkin. Earthy and pungent bitterness, a little bit of weird sweetness, a touch of Belgian yeast. Interesting, but not something I really want to drink again.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
5000 (6027) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - DEC 14, 2012
Bottle:   Amber, slight haze, fiery, moderate pillowy off-white head, spotty lacing.   Spicy nose, cinnamon, nutmeg, but also some caramel apple and candied cirus peel.   Spicy on the tongue, nutmeg, clove, a touch of spiced apple pie.   Not as complex as the aroma, but still enjoyable.   Has a slight mealy tinge to it.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Finish is a little acidic, but otherwise remains spicy.   Not too strong, or heavy, with a bountiful nose, this one was enjoyable for a Autumn type brew.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thornecb (4164) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 9, 2011
Pours deep amber into a snifter. Off-white head recedes to sicken surface. Candy corn and nutmeg aromas. Sweet caramel upfront turning to cinnamon and ginger and the slightly sour finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jkwood04 (3403) - Connecticut, USA - OCT 19, 2012
22oz bottle in a plastic cup. Pours brownish copper with a lacy, off-white head. Aroma of pumpkin, spices, caramel and pale malts, and floral hops. Flavor the same. Average texture. A decent pumpkin beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerbill (3267) - Laurel, New York, USA - OCT 26, 2011
22 oz. bottle. Pours a clear orange with a moderate, somewhat fizzy, off-white head that lasted through the first two sips and left no lace. Very pleasant aroma that is dominated by pumpkin pie spices but with notes of pumpkin and caramel present as well. The flavor is again more tilted towards the spices, cinnamon and nutmeg specifically, but there is a noticeable pumpkin presence as well as some malt. Mild bitterness at the finish. Solid offering.


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