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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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ShadesOfGray

Pennsylvania

3.98/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3

Pumking Imperial is my favorite in the line of Pumkin beers. Great job on behalf of the brewers at Southern Tier. Poured from a 750ml dark bottle with orange label featuring an angry looking pumpkin. Very nice orange/caramel color...cloudy...with small head.

Smell...wow. Definately smells like pumpkin. Where a lot of pumpkin beers smell and taste more like spices that remind you of pumpkin or even pumpkin pie...Pumking has the closest resemblance to it's label.

The taste doesn't let you down! Tastes like straight up pumpkin meat. Only very slightly boozy tasting.

As far as drinkability, even though it's good...I find it hard to finish a whole bottle by myself. I rather share...it tends to be really sweet...and it gets a little overwelming as you try polishing a bottle in one sitting by yourself.

Serving type: bottle

10-21-2009 23:34:47 | More by ShadesOfGray
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Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,919 ratings.