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RATINGS: 213   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 160   ABV: 5.35%
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This pumpkin ale is brewed with organic pumpkins grown by Will and Judy Stevens, of Golden Russet Farm in Shoreham, VT, less than 15 miles away from our brewery. They have been growing organic vegetables and flowers for more than 25 years. Using local, organic ingredients whenever possible and supporting local farmers is just one of the many ways that we strive to minimize our impact on the environment. The subtle flavor of pumpkin and mild notes of spice enhance this golden amber ale, making it a perfect choice for the season. Wolaver’s offers a variety of styles to suit every taste, craft brewed in small batches at our "green" family owned brewery in Vermont. Our products contain to preservatives, are not pasteurized and, like all fresh foods, will change over time We print the date we bottled on for your information


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mansquito (3106) - Nueva York, New York, USA - SEP 4, 2011
Amber body with too much in the way of head. Aroma is of pumpkin spices, namely cinnoman. Taste is a little bit sweet, and obviously very spicy. Easy drinking through and through. Pumpkin and spice flavors are most prominent towards the finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Thorpe429 (5006) - , Illinois, USA - SEP 1, 2011
Amyliz4 picked up a sixer of this at Whole Foods in Alexandria. Served in a Dogfish Head Alehouse Punkin pint glass. Pours a slightly-hazed orange color with a thin light tan head and some slight lacing. The nose carries a bit of pumpkin and spice, mostly cinnamon and clove. The flavor is fairly heavy on the spice with quite a bit of cinnamon. Feel is overwhelmingly full of cinnamon and a bit of clove. Medium body with light sweetness. Not a fan at all.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Photog (215) - Camillus, New York, USA - AUG 31, 2011
I THINK it’s this year pumpkin. Strong pumpkin, cloves, and spices in the aroma. Taste is malty with a very mild bitter finish. Caramel malt and pumpkin flavor. Was expecting a bit stronger flavor, good though.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
freekyp (1462) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - AUG 30, 2011
A well crafted ale with real pumpkin flavor. Nutmeg plays a lead role with some cinnamon as support bolsterered by a strong pumpkin guts backbone. Sufficiently malty with a nice round body and a spritzy finish to cleanse the palate. Pours slightly hazy copper with a small but resilient head.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jtclockwork (7107) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 22, 2011
Bottle labelled as "Pumpkin Ale." Pours amber brown. Off white head. Nose/taste of pumpkin, fake all spice and nutmeg. Some metallic notes lingering in background. Light with a thin watery body.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2011
Brown orange, beige cover. Aroma is pumpkin spices a bit metallic. Taste is thin, metallic, allspice mix. Eh.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
obguthr (3435) - Lynchburg, Virginia, USA - AUG 19, 2011
Pumpkin and cinnamon, nose, not strong. Hazy amber thin head. Not strong at all, but the flavor is dominated by pumpkin. Bubble gum is detectable when quaffed. Faint hints of nutmeg in the finish. Nothing objectionable, but rather weak.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Spookgolds (241) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 14, 2011
Pours a hazy amber color with a quickly disappearing head. Smells and tastes of a pumpkin pie. I liked this one.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ngeunit1 (1555) - San Francisco, California, USA - FEB 26, 2011
A - Reish-brown color with a hint or orange. Little bit less than a finger of head when served that did not last very long. S - Smelled of pumpkin and other related spices, most notable cinnamon, but not very strong. T - Pumpkin taste all the way through, but not too strong. Melds in the middle with common pumpkin spice flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg, but overall a bit bland. Leaves a bit of pumpkin aftertaste which was mostly pumpkin. M - Smooth with light carbonation. Light-medium bodied. A bit too smooth, bordering on watery. D - Fairly easy to drink, but also is not all that much to it. Tasted like a fairly simple beer. Serving type: on-tap

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Nellie (349) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 2, 2011
smells like grass, dirt, nutmeg, cinnamon, squash, like a pumpkin hefeweizen


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