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Pumpkin Smash - Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
88
very good

83 Ratings
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Ratings: 83
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.91%
Wants: 19
Gots: 8 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  12.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: anteater on 10-24-2013

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The beer pours a murky, coppery dark brown with a thin blanketing of off-white head that laces slightly while drinking. The head coverage sticks around for a while, and there is no visible sediment. The nose is slightly peppery with muddled pie spices (clove, cardamon, cinnamon-like notes), but there is really no bite/pop to them. The spice profile makes way for smooth rum barrel brown sugar sweetness, pukey tartness, vegetal gourd, and a hint of booze (more prominent when it warms). The taste is a boozy pumpkin wash, with some tart barrel caramel/maple syrup, and muted spices. It's an overly boozy, medium bodied, semi-sweet sour with negligible spices, a confusing pumpkin profile, and challenging drinkability. I'm curious about what this beer was like fresh last Fall, but honestly don't enjoy what it's turned into.

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Pumpkin Smash from Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
88 out of 100 based on 83 ratings.