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Pumking - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,919 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 4,919
Reviews: 1,671
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 17.24%
Wants: 330
Gots: 570 | FT: 20
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  8.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
19 Degrees Plato
8.8 Degrees L
2-row Pale Malt
Caramel Malt
Pureed Pumpkin

Kettle Hops: Magnum
Aroma Hops: Sterling

(Beer added by: BeerBeing on 08-26-2007)
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Jamesthebrit

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Nice lacing.. Good pumpkin color (how original right?)

S: Cinnamon, clove, hint of pumpkin. Buttered popcorn.

Side note time: I had this during a tasting the other day and I gotta say this is much better out of the bottle. On tap it tasted and smelled like buttered popcorn. Out of the bottle the smell seems more in control with only a little buttered popcorn note.

T: As the smell: very "fallish" with cinnamon, clove, alspice, you know. Some decent pumpkin notes and that good ol buttered popcorn.

M: Very rich like every other southern tier beer (for better or for worse, in this case better). Goes down smooth. Nice flavor development.

Overall this is a beer from Southern Tier that I actually like! In fact, I really like it. Could it be the first 750ml bottle from ST that I can actually finish??!?!?!?!?

But seriously, this has some great tastes that compliment the pumpkin which is decently present in the taste. It has a bit buttered popcorn note which is super weird but it's there whether you like it or not!

Serving type: bottle

10-22-2012 22:19:01 | More by Jamesthebrit
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Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,919 ratings.