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Imperial Pumpkin Smash - Crown Valley Brewing & Distilling Co.

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

348 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 348
Reviews: 54
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 13.32%
Wants: 31
Gots: 82 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Crown Valley Brewing & Distilling Co. visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  10.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Beer4Baltimore on 08-16-2013)
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Poured from a bottle into a shaker pint, the beer is jet black, with ruby highlights, and a sparse surface coat of tan head. Aromas of pumpkin spices and bread, including cinnamon and nutmeg, subtle milk chocolate notes, and hints of roasted coffee bitterness. Flavors are rich and sweet pumpkin bread forward, with a blast of bitter roasted coffee and booze underneath. Some vanilla and tangy caramel notes in there, too. Slick, robust, oily body, with a roasted, spiced, pumpkin rich linger. The finish is slick, smooth, and bitter. Solid brew.

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Poured into a tulip glass. Thanks, Darren.

A: Dark brown with a tan one finger head that dissipates to foam. Thick lacing.

S: Pumpkin and chocolate, cinnamon, vanilla.

T: Full bodied, robust. Pumpkin pie with vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg. The ABV kicks you in the teeth. Gets even better as it warms.

M: Medium to heavy mouthfeel with strong carbonation.

O: One of the better pumpkin beers in the patch. Recommended.

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Imperial Pumpkin Smash from Crown Valley Brewing & Distilling Co.
92 out of 100 based on 348 ratings.