1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale - Smuttynose Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Smuttynose Pumpkin AleSmuttynose Pumpkin Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
83
good

1,479 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1,479
Reviews: 792
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 15.22%
Wants: 59
Gots: 43 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Smuttynose Brewing Company visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.84% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale is our homage to the craft and heritage of America’s brewers. Recipes calling for the use of pumpkins in beer date back to early colonial times, when brewers sought to extend their supply of costly imported malt with locally grown ingredients, such as squash and “pompions.”

In that spirit, we brew our ale with the addition of pumpkin to the mash, along with traditional spices to create a delicious American original.

35 IBU

(Beer added by: purplehops on 08-28-2003)
View: Beers (54) |  Events
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 1,479 | Reviews: 792 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by socon67:
Photo of socon67
socon67

New York

3.98/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Orange to golden color with white foamy top. Nice lacing.

S - Smells of fresh pumpkin. Earthy, as if being at a farmer's market. Subtle scent of pumpkin spice.

T - Actually the flavor is first of light malt and grain. Only then does the pumpkin flavor come across. Finsih has a spicy bite.

M - Easy drinking pumpkin beer that seems to go more ont he beer side than trying to emphasize pumpkin. Light feel, with decent spicy notes.

O - One of the better staple pumpkin beers out there. Really an homage to the style when it was made for the craft community and not marketing spin for the fall. Very enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

09-16-2012 01:57:12 | More by socon67
More User Reviews:
Photo of DeadWalkerAir
DeadWalkerAir

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

07-10-2014 19:15:15 | More by DeadWalkerAir
Photo of homerman9
homerman9


3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

07-06-2014 03:21:44 | More by homerman9
Photo of BoSean_Rodriguez
BoSean_Rodriguez

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +35.9%

06-26-2014 19:28:42 | More by BoSean_Rodriguez
Photo of megamass
megamass

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

06-26-2014 13:12:01 | More by megamass
Photo of Brutus627
Brutus627

Maine

2.5/5  rDev -32.1%

06-24-2014 01:34:31 | More by Brutus627
Photo of Phigg1102
Phigg1102

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

06-20-2014 00:59:28 | More by Phigg1102
Photo of Buddance
Buddance

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

06-14-2014 01:50:56 | More by Buddance
Photo of wvbrewcrew
wvbrewcrew

West Virginia

4/5  rDev +8.7%

06-10-2014 23:17:13 | More by wvbrewcrew
Photo of user785335
user785335

Florida

3/5  rDev -18.5%

06-10-2014 21:27:36 | More by user785335
Photo of KevMo84
KevMo84

California

4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

06-08-2014 23:49:34 | More by KevMo84
Photo of ArsMoriendiOU818
ArsMoriendiOU818

New York

3/5  rDev -18.5%

06-07-2014 23:34:54 | More by ArsMoriendiOU818
Photo of EricDu
EricDu

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

06-07-2014 05:51:16 | More by EricDu
Photo of zestar
zestar

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

05-31-2014 08:03:03 | More by zestar
Photo of PappyVans
PappyVans

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -18.5%

05-28-2014 05:48:56 | More by PappyVans
Photo of david18
david18

New York

2.75/5  rDev -25.3%

05-25-2014 18:43:49 | More by david18
Photo of DCocco86
DCocco86

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

05-24-2014 01:12:54 | More by DCocco86
Photo of mklisz
mklisz

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

05-21-2014 12:40:47 | More by mklisz
Photo of Kubrickx
Kubrickx

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

05-18-2014 14:36:27 | More by Kubrickx
Photo of Zachior
Zachior

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

05-06-2014 19:52:15 | More by Zachior
Photo of dsanty
dsanty

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

05-03-2014 02:24:42 | More by dsanty
Photo of jadler16
jadler16

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

05-02-2014 17:58:13 | More by jadler16
Photo of MattXT
MattXT

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -18.5%

05-02-2014 01:02:10 | More by MattXT
Photo of MacQ32
MacQ32

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

04-26-2014 22:10:21 | More by MacQ32
Photo of AMCimpi
AMCimpi

New York

4/5  rDev +8.7%

04-17-2014 17:38:52 | More by AMCimpi
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale from Smuttynose Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 1,479 ratings.