crossovert (12874) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 5, 2014
355ml twist off bottle. Orange pour, not much head. Smells like pumpkin pie, good on them for mirroring it. Flavor is typical pie spices, but not too much on them, little bit of pumpkin, literlaly tastes like pumpkin pie, one of the few pumpkin beers that tastes like pumpkin pie and honestly that’s all i ask, not diabetes and spices. Frank (4190) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 23, 2014
This is a very spice forward pumpkin ale but the spice flavor is pleasant at least, make for a pretty drinkable beer--better than many by the brewery, in fact. It is slightly hazed orange w/ a white head of fine bubbles that lasts as just a small ring for the duration of the glass. The nose is all warm cinnamon spice w/ something of an apple note, which I assume comes from the yeast. Flavor is even more spice forward w/ a very slight metallic note coming out as it warms. Its texture is suitably creamy for this kind of beer though but still relatively light bodied w/ mild carbonation which seem to add to things. This definitely scratches the pumpkin beer itch for those who crave such things. There are better ones out there but this is good enough I suppose. KansaiBeerLvrs (5141) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 23, 2014
Picked up at Bottles and Cans. It pours a clear amber with a thin head that was gone in the blink of an eye. Very fruity cinnamon, extremely freshly baked apple pie like with a touch of raisins. The taste is similar, I don’t get pumpkin I get delicious apple-raisin-cinnamon pie with the crumbly crust. Thin bodied with a spritzy carbonation. As a pumpkin beer it doesn’t work for me I give it a 12/20 as an apple pie beer it gets a 16/20 either way it is quite sweet and could be cloying for some people. I like it but a 6-pack would be a bit much, more of a once a day beer. If you are having trouble getting through a bottle it pairs very very nicely with ice cream - think pie a la mode. Overall pretty good and it paired exceptionally well with a Tokyo Banana too. Christpuncher (3112) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Just awful. Strong cinnamon start and highly carbonated. Had out of a bottle at home. Pours orange in color with a white head TheCaptMatey (213) - Ohio, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Poured a cloudy copper colour with minimal head. Sweet and spicy aroma. A bit carbonated. Taste of pumpkin and spices, primarily cinnamon and nutmeg, are balanced with malt flavors. A good flavor for pumpkin ales, but doesn’t offer much more. Just a decent brew for everyday fall.
coachd (834) - Missouri, USA - SEP 14, 2014
I think this one deserves a higher rating. Really smells and tastes like pumpkin. Has some sweetness and pumpkin pie spices, but it’s not overdone like some other pumpkin ales I have tried. Worth a try, I think it’s a well balanced and subtle pumpkin beer. alexanderj (3605) - Branson, Missouri, USA - SEP 10, 2014
Bottle; poured an iced treatment orange color with not much head. Aroma of pumpkin, spice, fruit juice, and sweetness. Pretty sweet, almost like a pie. Mild spice with some caramel. Enjoyed this edgallow (4211) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 31, 2014
12 oz bottle pours amber with a off white head . Atom of malts and pumpkin. Taste is caramel and pumpkin. DrSilverworm (9671) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - AUG 29, 2014
12oz bottle, purchased from Woodstock Wine & Cheese in Michigan. Enjoying this on robotopera’s pontoon boat in devils lake michigan, shortly after sunset. Setting is chill. Clear orange color. Little off-white head. Loose lace. Caramel malt, spiciness. Moderate sweet taste. Not much else to the taste, besides spiciness. Medium body. Smooth, kind of soft lighter carbonation. Slick finish. A whatever kind of craft pumpkin ale; mediocre. Nothing wrong with it, but nothing aside from the dead of average for the style. EBROVIAK (40) - - AUG 25, 2014
Kinda bland and a bit watery. It’s like they started with a good idea but didn’t add enough of anything to be unique. Aroma would suggest much more than the taste delivers.