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

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2,193 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,193
Reviews: 594
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 15.52%
Wants: 45
Gots: 211 | 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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Photo of Pegasus
4/5  rDev +14.9%

Appearance: Clear deep amber in color with a large, dense off-white head, which persists quite well. Thin Belgian-type lacing coats the glass walls. The carbonation is slight and slow-rising. (3.75/5.0)

Aroma: Pumpkin pie spices dominates the aroma, with cloves and cinnamon particularly notable. Pumpkin is also prominent, as well as dark malt and a mild grassy hop presence. (4.0/5.0)

Taste: Opens with prominent pumpkin, dark malt, and pumpkin pie spices. As the taste progresses, the pumpkin pie spices really shine, with cinnamon being particularly notable. Brown sugar is also prominent. Throughout the taste, there is an undercurrent of pumpkin. Finishes with lingering pumpkin, pumpkin pie spices, and mild herbal hops. (4.0/5.0)

Mouth feel: Smooth soft and pleasant, with zesty carbonation, (3.75/4.0)

Drinkability/notes: Very nice, one of the nicer pumpkin seasonals, well worth a try. It seems a fitting companion to the Autumn Equinox tonight. (4.0/5.0)

Presentation: Packagedin a twelve-ounce brown glass long-neck bottle, served in a Samuel Adams Boston Lager sensory glass.

Pegasus, Sep 23, 2014
Photo of Stelsza
3.46/5  rDev -0.6%

Stelsza, Sep 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

kerry4porters, Sep 23, 2014
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3.1/5  rDev -10.9%

jakeBEERsonVnm, Sep 22, 2014
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5/5  rDev +43.7%

Maxb611, Sep 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

Saxboy10, Sep 22, 2014
Photo of ChrisBuffalo16
3/5  rDev -13.8%

Decent harvest

ChrisBuffalo16, Sep 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

sully22, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of January
4/5  rDev +14.9%

January, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of KShophead
4.25/5  rDev +22.1%

KShophead, Sep 21, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

mda080, Sep 21, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

digitalflood, Sep 21, 2014
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3.65/5  rDev +4.9%

Hootie159, Sep 21, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev +3.4%

mcrawford, Sep 20, 2014
Photo of javatime
3/5  rDev -13.8%

javatime, Sep 20, 2014
Photo of jwc215
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

Enjoy before January notched on label:

Pours amber with a thin, fading head. Spotted lacing sticks.

The smell is of cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice and a hint of caramel.

The tase is of the pumpkin pie spices with caramelized dough. Slight alcohol warmth goes in the finish.

It has a firm medium body.

It's a spicy, sweet-leaning pumpkin ale.

jwc215, Sep 20, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

jacobsen23, Sep 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

foghornleghorn22, Sep 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +7.8%

cam477, Sep 20, 2014
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4/5  rDev +14.9%

MJHolsey, Sep 19, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev +11.5%

Rosethoj, Sep 19, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.8%

Mealy58, Sep 19, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

Brams17, Sep 19, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.6%

vwbus7, Sep 19, 2014
Photo of memphischas
3.5/5  rDev +0.6%

memphischas, Sep 19, 2014
Samuel Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
79 out of 100 based on 2,193 ratings.