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Samuel Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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1,917 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,917
Reviews: 568
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 15.76%
Wants: 34
Gots: 98 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brought back in 2010

(Beer added by: Kegatron on 11-10-2008)
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madmanjf

New York

4.28/5  rDev +22.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Bottle Pour from Harvest sample pack, 2010

Poured into Sam Adams perfect pint glass

(A) Pours a clear reddish amber with a thick foaming antique-white head of about two-fingers worth. Retention was high, and a slight ribbon remained through completion.

(S) Very Curious. Malt on nose is mild and bready, no hop aroma. Suggestion of various harvest/autumn scents all blend together into an arom cornucopia. The pumpkin has a roasted smell to it, not raw. It's present, but peppered with other various nose-tinglers that create something unique. It can best be described as a Pumpkin-Banana Muffin fresh from the bakery

(T) Everything is well-balanced without any one flavor overwhelming another. Think of a top-fermented Marzen that came from an artisan bakery. No hop flavor is present, but there is mild bittering which prevents this beer from being sweet.

(M) Good carbonation, medium to medium-heavy body, somewhat chewy like a loaf of pumpkin bread, but not heavy.

(D) Here's where this beer does well. Most pumpkin beers are interesting and you never want a 2nd. This one does not fall under this norm. A second bottle would be more than welcomed.

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2010 00:35:55 | More by madmanjf
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nicholas2121

Ohio

3.8/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Samuel Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale Brewed by Boston Beer Company ( Samuel Adams) with an ABV of 0f 5.7% This brew pours out a light brown color with a small white head. The smell is rich with sweetness and grains. There is nothing overpowering about this brew so far. The taste is smooth like pumpkin pie you get the pumpkin and nutmeg taste. There is a lot going on in this brew. There is nothing overpowering in this brew. This brew has a nice balance to it. The mouthfeel is nice and clean with a smooth aftertaste. Overall I'm giving this brew a 4 out 5. I would get this brew again.

Serving type: bottle

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Samuel Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
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