Jacques Au Lantern | Evolution Craft Brewing Company

Jacques Au LanternJacques Au Lantern
BA SCORE
55.8%
Liked This Beer
3.68 w/ 258 ratings
Jacques Au LanternJacques Au Lantern
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Evolution Craft Brewing Company
Maryland, United States
evolutioncraftbrewing.com

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.30%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by lackenhauser on 10-28-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#29,843
Reviews:
49
Ratings:
258
Liked:
144
Avg:
3.68/5
pDev:
13.04%
Alströms:
4
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
46
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 258 |  Reviews: 49
Photo of Buzogine
4.25/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Great fricken beer!

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Photo of Jack_Frost79
3.81/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of epyon396
3.75/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of hophugger
3.32/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Nice golden pumplin in color with very little haed and lacing. Aroma is light and pleasant with hints of dry spice, pumpkin and malt. Taste is light with touches of dry spice, nutmeg, sweet malt, and some tanginess. Finish is decent with a cool, alcoholic taste lingering..

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Photo of MisledTitan
3.51/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of clayrock81
3.77/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured a cloudy amber tinted orange body with one finger head and little lace. Aroma is strong in terms of nutmeg, pepper, minor notes of pumpkin. Light to medium bodied with a subdued pumpkin taste and is more of a spicy/bready beer than straight pumpkin. The finish is a little dry and grainy and doesn't compliment the beer as much as it could.

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Photo of Beer-A-Lot
3.76/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of nathanmiller
3/5  rDev -18.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Jeffreysan
3.6/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle, poured into a pint glass

Appearance: Pours a pretty, semi-cloudy, golden amber/orange color with a quarter of a finger of white head that quickly dissolved into a few wispy clouds that gathered into the center of the top of the beer.

Aroma: Lots of pumpkin, but not as strong in the nose of spices as other pumpkin beers. I get notes of brown sugar, all-spice, mustard and nutmeg, but not much in the way of hops, however.

Taste: Tons of pumpkin and all-spice, followed by a good malty backbone. Not too sweet, but there are notes of brown sugar. The beer finishes with some subtle hoppy bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied, with some good carbonation to tickle the taste buds. With an ABV of 6.3%, there is no presence of alcohol on the palate.

Overall: This is quite a good beer. Nice pumpkin flavors, balanced well against the malt, sweet and hops. I’d certainly get it again.

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Photo of geodonnokepyo
3.73/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Gregaroo
3.28/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Iamjeff6
3.5/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JNForsyth
3.55/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of VirginiaBeerMan
2.73/5  rDev -25.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.75

12 oz bottle into a tulip glass
A - Pours a gold/orange and cloudy; looks like apple cider, head dissipates quickly
S - cinnamon, spice, fermented apples
T - Mild spice; slight bitter aftertaste
F - sinificant carbonation, frothy
O - It's drinkable and ok, but I'm beginning to realize that I'm not a fan of most Pumpkin Ales; it seems more of a seasonal novelty to me rather than a really good seasonal brew

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Photo of Mattyboh90
3.68/5  rDev 0%

Photo of bluehende
3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

A sweeter more spice pumpkin ale. I prefer less spice.

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Photo of sampsonw
3.76/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of ShepardCommander
4/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of newbeeraday
3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of RavenForBeer
4/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of matridium
4/5  rDev +8.7%

really good but not quite there.

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Photo of Vogt52
3.8/5  rDev +3.3%

Photo of cj8311
3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Photo of Valentno7
4.04/5  rDev +9.8%

Photo of mgi020
4/5  rDev +8.7%

Jacques Au Lantern from Evolution Craft Brewing Company
Beer rating: 55.8% out of 100 with 258 ratings
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