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Harvest Time Pumpkin Ale - Big Boss Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

182 Ratings
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Ratings: 182
Reviews: 71
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 13.03%
Wants: 12
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Big Boss Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is a Subtly Spiced Fall ale Brewed with Real Pumpkin that will evoke memories of holidays and family. It is brewed with our own proprietary blend of spices that will make this one of the best recieved pumpkin ales available.

(Beer added by: blackie on 10-05-2007)
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Ratings: 182 | Reviews: 71 | Display Reviews Only:
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

memphischas, Oct 05, 2014
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3.04/5  rDev -19.1%

mbfolk, Sep 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

woodchip, Sep 28, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

BRF4322, Sep 26, 2014
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3/5  rDev -20.2%

Shandycan, Sep 26, 2014
Photo of Soto
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Soto, Sep 22, 2014
Photo of Sogama
3/5  rDev -20.2%

Decent pumpkin

Sogama, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of kkazemi
3.68/5  rDev -2.1%

kkazemi, Sep 21, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev +7.4%

Slowpony97, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of Damian74Shensky
3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

Damian74Shensky, Sep 20, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

Falcone, Sep 18, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev +4.3%

wesbourne, Sep 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

jwerner23, Sep 11, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev +12.8%

JSoltiz, Sep 05, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

RochefortChris, Sep 05, 2014
Photo of Guden
4.2/5  rDev +11.7%

Guden, Sep 04, 2014
Photo of JamesBondGA
4.25/5  rDev +13%

very good pumpkin flavor

JamesBondGA, Aug 31, 2014
Photo of Brenden
3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

Just newly released, this was out 6th beer in an all-NC beers tasting with BA styleisking.

[Appearance: 3.5] It's a pretty coppery color with a slightly more than wispy off-white head that foams up to a firm layer and releases some heavy spotting.
[Aroma: 3.75] Pie spices are prominent here without being overdone, with nutmeg, clove and cinnamon seeming discernible. It would be a solid 4 is the pumpkin flesh gave a stronger show, but it's there behind bready malts and, of course, the spices.
[Flavor: 3.5] Pumpkin flesh is squash/vegetal and placed behind the spices which, again, work very nicely. Malts give a little caramel sweetness and bread.
[Mouthfeel: 3.25] The medium body holds for most of the time but thins a touch in the end, while carbonation goes a bit too effervescent and then spritzy to hold a firm crispness either before or after the middle, though it achieves that much.

Brenden, Aug 31, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

ZEB89, Aug 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

MisterMike, Aug 30, 2014
Photo of buschbeer
3.78/5  rDev +0.5%

12 FL. OZ. bottle
Served in a teku glass

I'll call it burnt orange with orange highlights. It is topped with an inch of beige head with little lacing.

I get your usually suspects, cinnamon and nutmeg.

It has a nice pumpkin beer flavor. The spices come through with cinnamon being prominent.

Thin mouthfeel

This is a pretty good pumpkin ale. It does nothing to separate from the herd, but I would try it again.

buschbeer, Aug 29, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

StrongOakOnTheFront, Aug 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

styleisking, Aug 29, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev +4.3%

BeerBuzzGuy, Aug 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

JCam9981, Aug 22, 2014
Harvest Time Pumpkin Ale from Big Boss Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 182 ratings.