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Pumpkin Ale - Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
81
good

214 Ratings
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Ratings: 214
Reviews: 74
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 13.17%
Wants: 7
Gots: 22 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: aerozeppl on 09-28-2008)
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3/5  rDev -16%

stomioka, Sep 12, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16%

1pintatatime, Sep 11, 2014
Photo of dank203
3.75/5  rDev +5%

not a bad one. the body is full with a bready malt coming thru, like a good pale ale. the autumn spices are there with a slightly peppery hot finish. it's well balanced, and pleasant

dank203, Sep 08, 2014
Photo of kkazemi
3.2/5  rDev -10.4%

kkazemi, Sep 08, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16%

chalkda01, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of JohnDee
3.5/5  rDev -2%

JohnDee, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of TonyY
3/5  rDev -16%

TonyY, Sep 07, 2014
Photo of malfunxion
3.25/5  rDev -9%

malfunxion, Sep 01, 2014
Photo of WhiteHillsStore
3.9/5  rDev +9.2%

A very solid pumpkin beer. Pours a dark amber with a thin head that doesn't trail the glass. The smell is full of pumpkin and spices like cinnamon and nutmeg. The taste is a little sweet in the beginning with the nutmeg and what tasted like a little brown sugar, and then the pumpkin flavor finishes the taste. Very refreshing. Very nice for the price as well.

WhiteHillsStore, Aug 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

JTomczak, Aug 30, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

huysmans, Aug 26, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev +0.8%

ksimons, Aug 25, 2014
Photo of dajerzy52
3.84/5  rDev +7.6%

dajerzy52, Aug 24, 2014
Photo of tigg924
3.5/5  rDev -2%

An above average pumpkin ale that nicely balances the beer with the pumpkin flavor. Very bready. The pumpkin taste is never overbearing. I have others I prefer, but certainly worth a try.

tigg924, Aug 24, 2014
Photo of orcrist_cleaver
3.84/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

A: It has a medium amber body, and has the best clarity of any beer I've tasted. Fizzy head, no lacing. Solid looking, but lacks sex appeal.

S: Very nice bending of pie crust and pumpkin; biscuit and cracker. No specific spice stands out, rather it's a well-blended pumpkin spice blend.

M: Lighter bodied, active carbonation. Smooth and soft, but a bit watery.

T: One of the better well-balanced pumpkin beers. It's pureed pumpkin, which seems to have accepted the spice notes more evenly. I get a bit of warming spice on the end, cinnamon and clove mostly. Some unwanted mineral notes (it is a very clean beer), but is not overbearing. Soft vanilla with a graham cracker/pie crust finish. Full pumpkin pie flavor, but lacks a bit depth.

orcrist_cleaver, Aug 11, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9%

timmy2b, Aug 10, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2%

Matt_Felix, Aug 01, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -23%

Will_Rivera, Jul 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev +12%

Holmsiepoo, Jul 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16%

JRosolen, Jun 18, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

wrightst, May 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -16%

KevMo84, May 23, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5%

paulish, Mar 26, 2014
Photo of daveh88
4.58/5  rDev +28.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is one of the best pumpkin ales I've ever had. It's a great Fall beer that doesn't overpower your senses in terms of the pumpkin and the Ale is far more important to this brewer than the pumpkin taste to it. Great head to it and an overall solid taste.

daveh88, Feb 15, 2014
Photo of Cooker_stp
3.75/5  rDev +5%

Cooker_stp, Jan 28, 2014
Pumpkin Ale from Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 214 ratings.