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Newburgh Squashtober Ale - Newburgh Brewing Company

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Newburgh Squashtober Ale
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 14.88%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Newburgh Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Over 1,000 pounds of pumpkin and butternut squash, 3 days of round-the-clock pumpkin and squash baking. Fermented with Newburgh Belgian Ale Yeast.

(Beer added by: Todd on 11-06-2012)
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3.7/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Autumnal falling leaf, sun burnt orange, nearly red at times. Moderate white head.

S: Belgian yeast contributes a pure clove smell. Very nice application. Also cinnamon, but then there's that bubblegum, which seems out of place. Pumpkin and squash florals are discernible. Pretty savory and slightly sweet.

M: Med body and chewy. Mod to high carb

T: Overall Belgian fruit and yeast flavor of bubblegum is too pronounced though the clove matches well. Decent bitterness level coincides with savory spicing, but mainly I get a rather neutral and earthy fruitiness throughout. Some roasted vegetal on the end. Light and cracker like malt.

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4.43/5  rDev +22%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A pumpkin/squash beer in October? One of my favorite seasonal beers and I was looking forward to it again this year. Fresh local roasted pumpkin/squash and hops makes a good combination

A - This beer pours a nice amber with good clarity. Another clean looking beer with nice lacing.
S - Nice light Belgian aroma with hints of spice and squash/pumpkin.
T - Good taste which has a good balance between malt and spice.
M - Smooth and balanced with medium body. Very drinkable and finished easy. It goes down even smoother as it warms up.
O - At 5.6% this beer is definitely drinkable and enjoyable. Not a session beer but definitely a beer you can enjoy Sunday afternoon while watching some Sunday Football. I would recommend checking this beer out before its gone. A lot of hard work went into this beer and its shows. Another well done beer, cant wait to have another.

Newburgh Squashtober Ale from Newburgh Brewing Company
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