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Arcadia Jaw-Jacker - Arcadia Brewing Company

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Ratings: 409
Reviews: 160
rAvg: 3.26
pDev: 21.17%
Wants: 3
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Arcadia Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is an ale brewed with spices, not brewed with pumpkin.

(Beer added by: nortmand on 09-12-2007)
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3.38/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poures a light brown body with no head but a thin lace around the edge. the smell is well balanced of spices, cinnamon, nutmeg and some clove. the taste is the same asthe smell just you taste the spices, its like a brown ale with spices add to it. the mouth feel is good and overall a ok beer.

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1.75/5  rDev -46.3%

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2.68/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.5

So there's no pumpkin in this whatsoever it looks like. Nothing on the bottle or 6 pack box says anything about pumpkin being in this. Weird. They sure make it "look" like there's pumpkin in it. Oh well, 12oz bottle pours copper with a fluffy off-white head, good head retention & lacing. Funky aroma, earthy, spicy, cinnamon. Odd flavors are dominated by the spices. Cinnamon, allspice, & nutmeg, earthy hop, caramel, rye bread come to mind. Body is thin-to-medium, modest carbonation. Overall, I wasn't too impressed with this one. The spices dominate too much; lackluster effort...especially with no pumpkin. I feel ripped off. Wait - a friend bought these! He got ripped off...

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3.58/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Its Halloween time! In a pint.

A: Pours a cloudy reddish- orange color, thin white head that dissipates quickly, small amounts of lacing

S: Pumpkin, sweet honey, cinnamon

T: Pumpkins, honey, spices, cinnamon

M: Over carbonated for my tastes, overbearing, but the after taste is good, its moderately smooth, little bit off balanced by the carbonation.

O: A pretty good seasonal beer, its too bubbly for my tastes but it reminds me of pumpkin pie, so its worth a try.

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2.95/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Poured from the bottle into a goblet

A - good inch white head. deep hazy amber color. very attractive.

S - not much here, just spices. wouldn't be able to identify them without reading the label. Overall smells like most pumpkin style beers with a little booze.

T - I've had at least 4 pumpkin beers this year, this being the least ambitious. Its just average. a little bit a spices and some pumpkin influence. kind of tangy. I taste more alcohol in it than the others even punkin ale.

M - Feels like beer, light and smooth. no real impression just liquid.

O- pretty average "pumpkin" style beer for having no pumpkin in it. Just average, not a bad one, not my favorite. Probably wont seek it out again. just another spiced beer for fall.

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Arcadia Jaw-Jacker from Arcadia Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 409 ratings.