DocLock (11048) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 20, 2017 Fratto (2845) - Arlington, Texas, USA - OCT 27, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap at the Arlington location. Deep orange pour with a small white head. Aroma is heavy baking spice, a little pumpkin, and caramel. Taste is lots of caramel, some good spice, and light toast.
Draft at Allentown. Hazy copper pour with white head. Pumpkin, spice in the nose, flavir not too sweet. Bif (2346) - St. Charles, Missouri, USA - NOV 10, 2017
On tap at BJ’s-Summerlin. Pours an reddish amber color with fair head and some lacing. Aroma of cinnamon, nutmeg, bit of pumpkin and spice. Taste of pumpkin pie, with usual spices. No real bitterness with spices lingering into the finish. Medium body, with usual pumpkin pie flare. Not too bad FROTHINGSLOSH (8142) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 5, 2017
Sampled on draft a the South Hills location this beer poured a red-bronze color with a medium sized foamy orange-white head that left good lacing. The aroma was semi sweet with cinnamon and nutmeg. The flavor was semi sweet with caramel, cinnamon, nutmeg and a bit of sugar. Medium length finish. Medium body. Ok. dlovell2 (2304) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - NOV 2, 2017
Pours amber with an off white head. Cinnamon and nutmeg aroma. Flavor is caramel malt with some nutty notes, cinnamon and nutmeg. Shooter42 (136) - California, USA - NOV 1, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 1, 2017 Enjoyed on tap at BJ’s Brewhouse and this is the most balanced and tasty pumpkin ale ever. The pumpkin is present but not overwhelming and the perfect amount of spices. Very refreshing with a good mouthfeel.
hershiser2 (3667) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - NOV 12, 2016
Tap at Charlottesville location. Hefty pumpkin pie spice aroma - clove, nutmeg, cinnamon. Quite nice. Flavor is weak: light spices, bready malts. Not much to the flavor. blipp (9696) - La Mesa, California, USA - OCT 19, 2016
Draft. Pours hazed orange amber with an off white head. Baking spices and sweet malts, some light bready notes, low bitterness, and a quick malty finish. Pretty good. phaleslu (10673) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 8, 2016
Draft in a flight at BJ’s-Florence. Pours a cloudy orange color with a small off-white head that leaves ropes of lace in the glass and an uneven film atop the liquid. Drinks like a sweet-leaning pumpkin pie; notes of nutmeg, light cinnamon, allspice, graham cracker, vanilla, and caramel. Subtle earthiness. Medium-bodied, with moderate carbonation and a sweet, spicy mouthfeel. Pumpkin ale on in May? Why the fuck not? GenDV138 (7707) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - APR 26, 2016
4-5 oz pour on draft at BJ’s (Gainesville, VA location) with a Mustang Sally yelling DCLawyer. A pumpkin ale on tap in April, who would have thought? Clear dark amber with beige head. Aromas of pumpkin spices, herbs, cinnamon. Tastes of pumpkin spices, herbs, cinnamon, malt, caramel. Medium-light body with a dry finish. ajnepple (7084) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 5, 2015
On tap at the Fort Collins location. Clear dark orange appearance with a lingering beige head. Aroma of pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla, caramel malt, toffee and allspice. Similar flavor, light to medium body with a spiced finish. Solid pumpkin beer overall.