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Vanilla Pumpkin Ale - Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

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Vanilla Pumpkin Ale
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Reviews: 2
Hads: 3
Avg: 3.64
pDev: 11.54%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Fall

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Beer added by: weeare138 on 12-31-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 3
Reviews by AdamBear:
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3.98/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

**not retired. Currently on cask at the Newark ale house.

A-dark caramel colored. Thin cream colored head.

S- smells like the pumpkin cream one would expect on a pumpkin cupcake. Smells good but faint.

T-comes in with a surprisingly nice taste of vanilla and pumpkin. Definitely reminds me of a pumpkin cupcake, a good one. The flavors are strong and they're of decent quality. Not adjunct tasting at all. No off flavors. Plus it's unique too. I like this.

M-low carbonation. Not really creamy. Almost watery. Semi-dry finish

O-really it's one of the more unique pumpkin ales I've had. It really is a great blend of the pumpkin mash and sweetness. Very drinkable. A must try for any pumpkin ale fan if they get the chance.

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3.62/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

At the Iron Hill Newark's Cask Fest...
Appears a dark orange with a small white head that quickly fades away. Spotty lacing is left around the glass.
Smell is of vanilla beans, pumpkin pie, and lemon zest with a touch of cloves.
Taste is of the same with a standout vanillacream.
Mouthfeel is medium bodied, sweet, with lemony zest in the finish.

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Photo of jpd7374
3/5  rDev -17.6%

Vanilla Pumpkin Ale from Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant
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