Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: Pumpkin Ale State/Country: Maine ABV: 9% Serving Type: 12 oz Look: 8 Light amber color, small white head, stringy lacing Smell: 8 Spice, pumpkin, malt Taste: 9 Pumpkin, clove, cinnamon, pie crust, vanilla Mouthfeel: 8 Silky with medium carbonation Drinkability: 9 Smooth with just the right amount of spice. The booze is well hidden Overall Score: 8.4 Value: 8 Cost/12 oz serving: $3.25 Overall Impression: This was better than I expected. Complex but there's a nice balance between the pumpkin, the alcohol and the spice. May need to find a four pack now.
Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: Old Ale State/Country: England ABV: 8.5 Serving Type: 16.9 oz Look: 9 Dark amber color, small off white head, spotty lacing Smell: 9 Booze, dark fruits, earthy Taste: 10 Cherries, dates, caramel, wood, booze, Mouthfeel: 9 Smooth and dry with low carbonation Drinkability: 10 A masterpiece! Savoring this beauty. The age has just made it better. Overall Score: 9.4 Value: 9 Cost/12 oz serving: $10.00 Overall Impression: This beer was a gift from my parents five years ago so it was bittersweet for me because my dad has since past away and it was his birthday a few day before when I drank it. I could not have received a better beer from him.
Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: Pumpkin Ale State/Country: Wisconsin ABV: 9.5% Serving Type: 12 oz Look: 8 Copper color, small white head, stringy lacing Smell: 8 Pumpkin, spice, booze Taste: 9 Roasted pumpkin, cinnamon, clove, sweet bread, nutmeg, caramel, vanilla, brandy Mouthfeel: 8 Heavy with low carbonation Drinkability: 8.5 A boozy pumpkin sipper Overall Score: 8.3 Value: 9 Cost/12 oz serving: $2.38 Overall Impression: The brandy barrel aging adds some complex flavors to this beast. A must seek if you like the style