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Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale - Shipyard Brewing Co.

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Shipyard Pumpkinhead AleShipyard Pumpkinhead Ale

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2,142 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,142
Reviews: 801
rAvg: 2.96
pDev: 27.7%
Wants: 24
Gots: 214 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Shipyard Brewing Co. visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-04-2001)
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Photo of franklinn
5/5  rDev +68.9%

A: 5/5 Looks great! Radiant in the glass

S: 5/5 Smells like pumpkin pie!!! Nutmeg and spice and pumpkin and malt.

T: 5/5 Exactly like it smells but even more intense. How is that possible?? Huge cinnamon roll things going on, plenty of vanilla as well. Spectacular!

M: 5/5 Velvety and smooth. Perfect.

O: 5/5 Literally flawless interpretation of the style.

franklinn, Saturday at 07:59 PM
Photo of SimonPuggle
3.6/5  rDev +21.6%

SimonPuggle, Yesterday at 10:47 PM
Photo of Djd085
1/5  rDev -66.2%

Djd085, Yesterday at 06:25 PM
Photo of RobVS
3.5/5  rDev +18.2%

I love this time of the year because of all the pumpkin beers that come out. I tend to like the pumpkin beers that have a lot of spice and pumpkin flavor to them. I was a little disappointed with this beer. The reason that I bought this beer is because I wanted to try something new. The pumpkin and spice flavor is not as intense as I like and once you swallow the beer the flavor goes down with it.

RobVS, Yesterday at 02:41 AM
Photo of Hallitaway
3.75/5  rDev +26.7%

Hallitaway, Yesterday at 01:58 AM
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2.5/5  rDev -15.5%

brywhite, Monday at 11:21 PM
Photo of beerded_drunk
3.25/5  rDev +9.8%

beerded_drunk, Monday at 10:50 PM
Photo of Slay40
3/5  rDev +1.4%

Slay40, Sunday at 11:37 PM
Photo of Stofko1992
2.48/5  rDev -16.2%

Stofko1992, Sunday at 10:29 PM
Photo of n00blar
3.5/5  rDev +18.2%

n00blar, Sunday at 09:06 PM
Photo of Badmofo
1/5  rDev -66.2%

Too sweet. One is ok

Badmofo, Sunday at 01:43 PM
Photo of tjb27
2.5/5  rDev -15.5%

tjb27, Sunday at 03:53 AM
Photo of Treyliff
2.8/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2.75

12oz can to pint glass

A- pours a clear deep golden yellow color with a small fizzy white head that disappears completely, leaving no trace of lace behind

S- cola and sugar candy aroma with hints of cinnamon. Also picking up an artificial caramel aroma

T- sugary and sweet up front with an artificial cola-like taste that kicks in mid-palate and continues into the finish, hints of cinnamon on a dry finish

M- medium-light body with moderate carbonation leads to a foamy-creamy mouthfeel and a crisp-dry finish

O- this one is just too artificial tasting, it reminds me or watered down cola with cinnamon, not a good example of the style

Treyliff, Sunday at 03:02 AM
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2/5  rDev -32.4%

raffy313, Sunday at 02:53 AM
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2.88/5  rDev -2.7%

Sheepdog6, Sunday at 12:56 AM
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2.08/5  rDev -29.7%

danywever, Saturday at 02:41 PM
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4.52/5  rDev +52.7%

Justpa, Saturday at 04:04 AM
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3.75/5  rDev +26.7%

Jobin_24, Saturday at 03:24 AM
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2.56/5  rDev -13.5%

jrstamp, Saturday at 12:04 AM
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Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale from Shipyard Brewing Co.
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