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Oak Jacked Imperial Pumpkin Ale - Uinta Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

443 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 443
Reviews: 139
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 11.84%
Wants: 53
Gots: 60 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  10.31% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Aged in oak barrels.

39 IBU

(Beer added by: rudzud on 09-05-2011)
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SawDog505

New Hampshire

3.81/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a 16 oz snifter, bottled on 9/18/13. Pours a dark brownish amber with s two inch off white head that, leaves behind traces of lace. Smell is pumpkin, nutmeg, cinnamon, clove, and vanilla. Taste is largely alcoholic, pumpkin spice, nutmeg, and cinnamon vanilla in the finish. Body is maybe medium, plenty of life, a little dry, and a sipper for sure. This is a huge imperial pumpkin ale, that drinks as you would expect, like a fine pumpkin ale that really leaves it mark!

Serving type: bottle

11-05-2013 01:46:06 | More by SawDog505
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Bobk80

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

11-03-2013 15:53:55 | More by Bobk80
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PhatAtUT

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

11-03-2013 04:43:34 | More by PhatAtUT
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Heretic42

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

11-02-2013 01:55:25 | More by Heretic42
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Goosehunter75

Missouri

4.13/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours a Mohogeny Rust with a four finger tan head. This beer has outstanding rentention and excellent lacing. Good looking beer.

S - I picked up vanilla right off the bat. Pumpkin is present but not overpowering. Oak, bourbon, chocolate. Nice complex aroma

T - Great tasting beer. Slight pumpkin pie with a nice vanilla background. You can taste the oak. Slight bourbon taste as well. Lots going on

M - Medium to heavy beer. Definately a sipper. Has a pleasant bourbon type burn. You can taste the alcohol!

O - Nicely done beer. Very complex. Good use of pumpkin and oak together. Looking foward to getting this one again enxt year!

Serving type: bottle

11-01-2013 17:27:13 | More by Goosehunter75
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TastefulNudity

California

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

11-01-2013 04:37:16 | More by TastefulNudity
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Gregwa

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +13.4%

11-01-2013 02:32:40 | More by Gregwa
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jds8411

California

4/5  rDev +0.8%

11-01-2013 02:17:15 | More by jds8411
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ryanpj

Illinois

4/5  rDev +0.8%

11-01-2013 01:42:14 | More by ryanpj
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clayrock81

Virginia

3.89/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a reddish brown (mahogny, leather couch brown) with solid one finger head that left lace ring down glass. Aroma and taste seem to have the same charateristics: pumpkin and nutmeg, hint of cinnamon, oaky/woodiness, touch of caramel malt and booze. I liked how smooth the beer is, how heavy the pumpkin and other spices come into play and the sweetness I get on some sips. The only thing with this beer is at times the alcohol really came into play and I don't think the booziness mixed well with the pumpkin spices or the sweetness so at times it was disjointed.

Serving type: bottle

10-31-2013 11:37:09 | More by clayrock81
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BEERMILER12

Maine

4.14/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Bottled On 09/18/13. Enjoyed on 10/31/13

A: Pours a deep ruby/mahogany color with 2+ fingers of head that slowly fades down to a nice cap

S: Pumpkin spices, oak, vanilla, caramel, and a light hint of alcohol. Spices are fairly complex

T: Starts off with some brown sugar, spices (cinnamon and nutmeg are most prevalent), and a bit of light fruitiness. Oak and vanilla come through mid-way along with a light sweetness. Alcohol almost undetectable

M: Medium-full bodied with moderate carbonation. Nearing on heavy

O: The base beer is nice and not too spiced, and then the oak barrels add a nice bit of complexity. Doesn't go overboard on either aspect, which is quite an accomplishment. A great sipper for Halloween and the fall season, if I do say so myself

Serving type: bottle

10-31-2013 05:17:10 | More by BEERMILER12
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Canti4341

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

10-30-2013 19:27:15 | More by Canti4341
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BAsbill

California

4/5  rDev +0.8%

10-29-2013 04:51:51 | More by BAsbill
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KVNBGRY

Florida

4.21/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

bottle (from notes)

I wonder how technical they got to get the abv to exactly 10.31? If it's true, that's incredible. Deep amber hue with an off white head. This is quite complex and just a touch too boozy for me, but it somehow fits the style. A lot of cinnamon, booze, vanilla, pumpkin flesh, caramel malt and oak in that order from most prominent.

Serving type: bottle

10-28-2013 19:13:24 | More by KVNBGRY
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ali1987

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

10-27-2013 19:50:48 | More by ali1987
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Lovely85

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

10-27-2013 19:50:32 | More by Lovely85
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nickfl

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

10-27-2013 19:48:31 | More by nickfl
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kylehay2004

Florida

4/5  rDev +0.8%

10-27-2013 19:45:37 | More by kylehay2004
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Zach_Voth

California

4.75/5  rDev +19.6%

10-27-2013 19:41:52 | More by Zach_Voth
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Linda081

New York

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

10-27-2013 02:41:27 | More by Linda081
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Gobzilla

California

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

10-26-2013 23:25:56 | More by Gobzilla
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -18.1%

10-26-2013 14:45:21 | More by ygtbsm94
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Grinky

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

10-26-2013 03:10:53 | More by Grinky
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Hermthegerm

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

10-26-2013 01:29:39 | More by Hermthegerm
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grimey68

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

10-25-2013 23:43:58 | More by grimey68
Oak Jacked Imperial Pumpkin Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 443 ratings.