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Frog's Hollow Double Pumpkin Ale - Hoppin' Frog Brewery

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BA SCORE
86
very good

584 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 584
Reviews: 255
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 12.24%
Wants: 44
Gots: 52 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Hoppin' Frog Brewery visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  8.40% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: orbitalr0x on 08-30-2009)
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zestar

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

08-01-2014 06:31:44 | More by zestar
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Mbpike

Arkansas

2.75/5  rDev -28.4%

07-24-2014 04:37:06 | More by Mbpike
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KAF

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

06-24-2014 02:36:12 | More by KAF
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KevMo84

California

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

05-31-2014 17:15:07 | More by KevMo84
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whitenads

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

05-05-2014 18:16:58 | More by whitenads
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Dirty_Island

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +4.2%

05-03-2014 18:25:56 | More by Dirty_Island
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jadler16

Indiana

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

05-02-2014 18:01:29 | More by jadler16
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mpenning13

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

04-18-2014 01:59:41 | More by mpenning13
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tclipse

Virginia

4/5  rDev +4.2%

04-12-2014 21:24:05 | More by tclipse
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1424IpA

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

03-27-2014 03:18:23 | More by 1424IpA
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KVNBGRY

Florida

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-25-2014 02:19:16 | More by KVNBGRY
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Jdub2839

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -34.9%

03-18-2014 20:56:47 | More by Jdub2839
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oso

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

03-18-2014 04:16:18 | More by oso
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threedaggers

Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

03-07-2014 02:24:17 | More by threedaggers
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JohnnyNicks

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

03-04-2014 22:08:23 | More by JohnnyNicks
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mountaincoffee

Kansas

4/5  rDev +4.2%

03-03-2014 23:41:47 | More by mountaincoffee
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OB1

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

02-16-2014 18:34:10 | More by OB1
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DrewBoll82

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

02-16-2014 01:36:55 | More by DrewBoll82
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SaCkErZ9

Florida

3.85/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 2.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I saw this was on sale at Total Wine for $2.99 per 22oz bottle so I bought four of them. This is my fourth one and I have enjoyed them all.

The beer pours a ruddy, blood brown sort of color with not a trace of lace or head. The lack of head is the only thing about this beer that really needs improvement. The head leaves quickly and doesn't even form a ring on top or the slightest bit of foam. This was the case with all four bottles.

Aroma is very seasonal. Perhaps a bit heavy on the ginger and allspice, but general pumpkin aromas like cinnamon and nutmeg lend a hand. The underlying beer smells and tastes like a brown ale of sort. Aromas of bread and crackers.

Flavor is heavy on the ginger, but I don't mind. Ginger is great for digestion and other stomach ailments. Bready and slightly sweet but with a little bitter kick in the finish.

On the sweeter side, slightly cloying, but a very good beer. I can see people really not liking this because of the heavy ginger, but I like it. Less sweetness would be great.

Serving type: bottle

02-12-2014 21:51:44 | More by SaCkErZ9
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Griffith

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

01-20-2014 20:49:20 | More by Griffith
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dannyfayy

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -21.9%

01-20-2014 16:05:54 | More by dannyfayy
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WesMantooth

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

01-14-2014 23:03:26 | More by WesMantooth
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xabyss

Ohio

3.96/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

As a Hoppin' Frog devotee and pumpkin ale skeptic, I approached this brew cautiously optimistic. Or was I optimistically cautious? Whatever, it's a good beer. Hoppin' Frog Frog's Hollow pours a deeper shade of orange than other examples of the style I've recently had. Head vanishes almost instantly. Very sweet on the nose. This worries me. I like sweet beers but pumpkin ales overdo it sometimes. It smells vaguely pumpkin pie-ish, with plenty of sugar and spice and all that. It's sweet on the palate but not cloyingly so. Pumpkin's up front, followed by an array of spices and a sweet vanilla finish. You know something? I like it quite a bit.

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2014 03:06:17 | More by xabyss
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Mikeszab

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +4.2%

01-05-2014 04:20:21 | More by Mikeszab
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KevinGordon

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -21.9%

12-30-2013 17:20:52 | More by KevinGordon
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Frog's Hollow Double Pumpkin Ale from Hoppin' Frog Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 584 ratings.