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Rumpkin - Avery Brewing Company

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92
outstanding

938 Ratings
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Ratings: 938
Reviews: 208
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 14.46%
Wants: 318
Gots: 354 | FT: 35
Brewed by:
Avery Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  16.73% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
We wondered what would happen if a monstrous pumpkin ale, plump full of spicy gourdiness, were aged in fine fresh rum barrels to add suggestions of delicate oak and candied molasses. Rumpkin is what happened! This first member of the Annual Barrel-Aged Series was brewed with roasted pumpkins from a local Boulder County farm, and spiced with nutmeg, cinnamon, and ginger.

(Beer added by: womencantsail on 10-09-2010)
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

ricoch3t, Nov 16, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

On tap at Ginger Man NYC. First sip was "too sweet", next two or three less so. By the fourth sip I was on board. Complex flavor that balanced the high alcohol perfectly. Rum? I caught hints, which is exactly what made this a perfect beer to me. Full of subtle flavors that kept me going back and discovering more with each taste.

nychas, Tuesday at 02:21 PM
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

The Rumpkin is perfect beer. Can barely call it beer, it closer to liquid Valhalla! You laugh, but don't. Rum barrel have made BAJM do jizz before, but never such like this. So good, almost run out of jizz!!!!!??!!!

barrelagedjizzmonster, Oct 21, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

mhenson42, Dec 03, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

kkrez, Nov 14, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

rmedise, Feb 27, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

GRG1313, Nov 26, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

wtfuggles, Nov 30, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Flowsauthentic, Mar 05, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

indy351, Oct 07, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

TheSquire23, Nov 28, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

mikekubicek, Oct 04, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

ucsbmullet, Nov 29, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

this beer is fantastic. the rum, pumpkin and spices come all together and just make a great beer.

tchipharveyslake, Nov 08, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

scray24, Nov 29, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

ztcoll, Jun 30, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

UpToMeBeer, Feb 29, 2012
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

shufon, Nov 15, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Grant35, Oct 23, 2013
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

aprabhu, Yesterday at 11:31 PM
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

dixonmp, Nov 20, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

ctc862, Dec 29, 2011
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Colosdog, Oct 20, 2013
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

Impfan, Oct 25, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.5%

bouldercellar, Oct 10, 2014
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Rumpkin from Avery Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 938 ratings.