beer_rookie (706) - Arkansas, USA - JAN 5, 2018 edgallow (4623) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 11, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2012 12 oz bottle pours amber with a tan head. Aroma of malt and spices. The taste is spice with a subtle sweetness.
Pours an autumn color. Okay, burnt orange. Somewhat hazy. Some sediment in it. Two finger lightly cream colored head. Light retention, light lacing.Bill Becker (2003) - Casper, Wyoming, USA - DEC 21, 2017
Aroma is pumpkin and pumpkin spice. Bready and bread crust. A little wheaty.
Taste is pumpkin and pumpkin spice. A little more pumpkin and a little less spice than most pumpkin beers. Bready. Has a nice allspice kick on the finish.
Mouthfeel is light to medium bodied. A little pie spice bitterness on the finish.
Overall, pretty good. Considerably different than most pumpkin beers, it’s worth a shot. I’d probably buy it again and probably recommend it.
From Sept 2008
This pours a clear reddish gold with a 2 finger head of foam. Good head retention and some lacing.
The smell smells slightly spicy, slightly malty. Not much going on.
The taste is light but does at least have some character. Light spices, maybe some nutmeg other, are up front with really light pumpkin flavour and some sweet malt. It finishes slightly bitterish. Not bad.
The mouthfeel is light close to medium but there's a harshness on my tongue that I'm not very fond of...
Overall, worth visiting once for me but I won't buy it again.
tomer (3845) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - NOV 19, 2017
Bottle, small quickly dissapearing bubbly creamy head, light hazy very deep orange color, light spicy melange aroma with hints of smoked wood and pumpkin, flavor of spices with some yeastiness and hint of pumpkin, and biscuity malt behind, carbonation just a bit agressive. Nice and enjoyable. TheCalebBedford (7) - - NOV 15, 2017 does not count
UPDATED: NOV 15, 2017 Maybe because I don't really like pumpkin anything I shouldn't be reviewing this. For my personal flavor preferences it would get about a 0.5, but I gave it a 2.6 because I feel that's more what it would deserve if I did enjoy said pumpkin flavoring. ads135 (5207) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - NOV 5, 2017
Balance is especially important in a spicy forward beer like a pumpkin beer, and this one doesn’t quite make the grade. Light and watery, yet still overly aggressive on the pumpkin spice.
zvsn (2368) - ISRAEL - OCT 31, 2017
Bottle. Clear copper amber with not lasting off-white head. Smell of fruity esters, spices, nutmeg, allspice. Medium sweetness, spicy, clove, caramel, nutmeg, pumpkin flavors with light bitterness. Light-medium bodied, strong carbonation. PugUglyBrewer (840) - - OCT 28, 2017
Has an ultra clear light copper color with a decent head of sustainable off-white foam. Has an aroma that starts off as wet wheat and fresh pumpkin guts, but then has a cheap drugstore cologne thing going on that almost ruins the whole experience. It has a better taste than it does aroma. Not a terrible pumpkin beer, but not an ace. hitemwitthehein (43) - - OCT 25, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 8, 2017 ABV - 5.7
.Appearance: Clear amber, one finger of off white head. Not much head retention.
.Aroma: Upfront spice, cinnamon, nutmeg, sweet malt.
.Taste: Good mix of sweetness and spice, little on the sweet side, good amount of bitterness on the finish, slight citrus.
.Mouthfeel: Thin, light bodied, watery.
.Lack of balance and a watery, thin mouthfeel put a damper on the experience. Looks great in the glass though.
rayaron (2071) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - OCT 25, 2017
UPDATED: OCT 26, 2017 Bottle. Clear copper with beige head. The aroma is quite spicy with notes of cinnamon, nuts, clove and ripe fruits. Sweet and spicy flavor with notes of clove, cinnamon, citrus, raisin and ripe fruits, slightly alcoholic. Medium-bodied. ThreeCats (1011) - ISRAEL - OCT 21, 2017
Reddish copper color with a big off white head. Aroma sweat and earthy, with nutmeg, clove, and spice notes. Taste is very sweet, strong notes of nutmeg, cinnamon, clove, and allspice. Not badly made, but definitely an acquired taste...