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Pumking - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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91
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4,937 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,937
Reviews: 1,671
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 17.2%
Wants: 333
Gots: 579 | 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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Ryan011235

Ohio

4.45/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On tap in a tulip at Barley's Smokehouse on 9/13/10

Medium amber color with golden highlights around the edges. Nice clarity. Poured a 1/4th inch of smooth foam that skimmed out almost immediately. No retention or lace.

This smells pretty awesome. Fresh aromas of buttery, pumpkin pie filler & spices - cinnamon & nutmeg. Candied overtones. The aroma is consistently good.

Tastes pretty much like it smells. Pumpkin pie undertones, nutmeg, brown sugar, cinnamon & maybe a touch of vanilla. There's a nice hoppy kick that rounds things out. Pumpkin beers are on my radar again.

Medium bodied with appropriately low carbonation for the flavor. Very smooth. A mirror image of the flavor profile lingers on the finish.

As far as Pumpkin beers go, drinkability is quite good. Overall Pumking is an really well-crafted example of the style. Recommended.

Serving type: on-tap

09-28-2010 02:27:34 | More by Ryan011235
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Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,937 ratings.