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Coney Island Freaktoberfest - Shmaltz Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
75
okay

481 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 481
Reviews: 269
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 20.99%
Wants: 10
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Shmaltz Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  6.66% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Freaktoberfest is a hauntingly complex, deep amber, pumpkin and espresso ale. Caramel aromas intermingle with hints of allspice and cinnamon. A roasted rich body is highlighted by Greenpoint’s own Cafe Grumpy’s specially selected espresso beans, and is finished with sweet pumpkin.

Malts: 2 Row, Flaked Oats, Flaked Rye, Kilned Coffee Malt
Hops: Tettnang
Special Ingredients: Pumpkin Puree, Allspice, Cinnamon, Nutmeg, Espresso Beans

IBUs: 20

(Beer added by: Todd on 06-29-2008)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Clear dark red! and foamy pink head with good retention. Biscuit, spice, and fruit? Spicy biscuit flavor with a hoppy bittering and moderate linger. Sharp biting dryness and moderate carbonation.

Interesting look but I really can't decide if it's enticing or just fun. Certainly a fantastic beer for Halloween (alcohol is 6.66% ha!). Nice aroma and good flavor but a chemical (dye?) aftertaste and linger. Gimmicky? Yes. Fun? Yes. Good? meh.

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Coney Island Freaktoberfest from Shmaltz Brewing Company
75 out of 100 based on 481 ratings.