Pumpkin Ale - Wild Onion Brewing (Lake Barrington, IL) - ABV 5.4%

Poured from a can this beer pours a slightly hazy medium amber shade with a decent head. The aroma is what you would expect with cinnamon and pumpkin leading the way followed by nutmeg and clove. The taste follows the nose with cinnamon and pumpkin followed the usual fall spices. This brew tastes like so many other pumpkin ales, big on the spices, light on he mouthfeel not much malt and ends very dry and slightly bitter. Maybe it's my problem for expecting more from this beer. It's not that it's bad but also not exceptional. On a positive note I do like the vintage style halloween artwork on the can.

Rating 7.0 out of 10


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