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Cottonwood Pumpkin Spiced Ale - Foothills Brewing Company

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83
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127 Ratings
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Ratings: 127
Reviews: 28
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 14.52%
Wants: 7
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Foothills Brewing Company visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tdm168 on 01-24-2012)
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Falcone

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

10-26-2013 15:43:33 | More by Falcone
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mattkoon

South Carolina

3.8/5  rDev +4.1%

this is a good pumpkin beer. is a clean brownish amber. the smell is filled with spices- cinnamon and nutmeg, also there are hints of vanilla. there taste starts off spicy but quickly fades to a watery finish. over all this cottonwood pumpkin is drinkable, I have had a few weak pumpkin beers this year. this one definitely brings it up front, but it falls short on the back end. not too shabby.

10-24-2013 11:50:13 | More by mattkoon
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irish01980

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -11%

10-22-2013 21:44:25 | More by irish01980
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rw1992

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

10-20-2013 19:19:27 | More by rw1992
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OldSmaug

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -11%

10-18-2013 01:30:20 | More by OldSmaug
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jbfarris

Georgia

4/5  rDev +9.6%

10-17-2013 19:43:31 | More by jbfarris
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jburlew

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

10-17-2013 03:59:09 | More by jburlew
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n2185

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

10-16-2013 21:55:05 | More by n2185
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majinsnake

West Virginia

3.61/5  rDev -1.1%

The bottle I got looks completely different than what is listed in the picture on this page.

Anyway, the one I bought was good and worth trying. It's that first sip that caught my attention.

The other bottles I bought were not all that (I got it in a 6-pck case), but this first bottle I drank hit the spot.

I could smell the pumpkin scent and it smelled fine.

It may not be the greatest pumpkin ale that I have had, but certainly worth trying.

10-16-2013 06:39:43 | More by majinsnake
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jaswilson2

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

10-14-2013 14:39:50 | More by jaswilson2
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musicarcade

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

10-13-2013 00:07:41 | More by musicarcade
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

10-12-2013 22:51:09 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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jacwomyn

District of Columbia

3/5  rDev -17.8%

10-11-2013 21:45:26 | More by jacwomyn
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Yoda22

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

10-09-2013 16:49:43 | More by Yoda22
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Ac2013

Virginia

3.48/5  rDev -4.7%

Poured into pint glass from a 12 oz bottle. Good pumpkin color with a nice head. Smells of cinnamon and cloves. Initial tastes bring about pumpkin, cloves, cinnamon, but the spice is not over powering. Not a lot of carbonation, very drinkable though. Overall, this beer seems to be a sessionable option for a pumpkin ale. Would buy again.

10-06-2013 17:34:44 | More by Ac2013
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MarvinSnyder

West Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

10-04-2013 21:24:34 | More by MarvinSnyder
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stinkydaddy

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

10-04-2013 02:13:46 | More by stinkydaddy
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jrfehon33

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -11%

10-01-2013 14:15:25 | More by jrfehon33
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DrDemento456

Pennsylvania

3.99/5  rDev +9.3%

Haven't had this pumpkin ale yet ever still never even seen a Foothills beer so this is kind of exciting.
A - Bright clear orange brown tint beer with just a 1/4 inch of head that settles to a mild lace ring
S - Strong nutmeg and cinnamon with a mild vegital tone and some brown sugar. Hope it taste balanced.
T - Kind of oak flavors off the bat then strong spicing of cinnamon and nutmeg with no noticeable hops just some vegital green followed by some brown sugar sweetness.
M - Drinks well mostly medium bodied and slick. Very good.

Overall first beer by this company and they got there own interpretation of the style down pretty well. Tasty stuff.

09-29-2013 03:06:00 | More by DrDemento456
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sendbeer

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +16.4%

09-28-2013 16:12:38 | More by sendbeer
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RyanMcAndrew

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

09-26-2013 01:47:05 | More by RyanMcAndrew
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BeerZack

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

09-23-2013 08:23:11 | More by BeerZack
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buckyp

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

09-22-2013 23:00:55 | More by buckyp
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inspektor

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

09-22-2013 17:31:23 | More by inspektor
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Mattyb79

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

09-21-2013 18:52:23 | More by Mattyb79
Cottonwood Pumpkin Spiced Ale from Foothills Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 127 ratings.