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Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale - Shipyard Brewing Co.

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Shipyard Pumpkinhead AleShipyard Pumpkinhead Ale

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2,419 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,419
Reviews: 843
rAvg: 2.98
pDev: 27.52%
Wants: 32
Gots: 348 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-04-2001

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Ratings: 2,419 | Reviews: 843
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4/5  rDev +34.2%

I hated giving this a good rating, but I is commonly around in October and was a good change from the hoppy stuff. It was complex with cinnamon and maybe orange

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3.75/5  rDev +25.8%

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2/5  rDev -32.9%

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2.25/5  rDev -24.5%

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4.4/5  rDev +47.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -16.1%

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3.6/5  rDev +20.8%

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3.44/5  rDev +15.4%

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4.04/5  rDev +35.6%

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3.5/5  rDev +17.4%

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2.15/5  rDev -27.9%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.5

A- straw colored, it just looks thin, with minimal head.
S-the best way I can describe it is skittles. Nothing in the area of pumpkin spice is detected.
T-yeesh. A little bit of orange peel... With a bit of.. Skittles. And all spice.
F- thin and watery, not exactly my ideal pumpkin beer.
Overall- pass. Hard pass.

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3.6/5  rDev +20.8%

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3.36/5  rDev +12.8%

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3.4/5  rDev +14.1%

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3.31/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Pouring an orange gold, Shipyard Pumpkinhead gives off a heavy head of cinnamon smells. The other pie spices are more subdued, with a whisp of vanilla or graham cracker. It starts sweet and smooth, but transitions to a higher carbonation and a watery body in short order. The flavors are pretty much based in cinnamon, but theres a touch of pumpkin, hints of other spices, and a little bitterness to the gourd like flavor. The aftertaste is super short, just a touch squashy, a hint of honey and cinnamon

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1.92/5  rDev -35.6%

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3.12/5  rDev +4.7%

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1/5  rDev -66.4%

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3/5  rDev +0.7%

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5/5  rDev +67.8%

I really like this brew. one of my favorite pumpkin ales.

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2.5/5  rDev -16.1%

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2.76/5  rDev -7.4%

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2.75/5  rDev -7.7%

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Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale from Shipyard Brewing Co.
69 out of 100 based on 2,419 ratings.