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Pumking - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,936 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 4,936
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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jeff1973

California

3.83/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 22oz bottle into a Piggly Wiggly tulip. Bottled on 7/24/12, so about 14 mos old. Acquired in trade. Thanks beerbyrd!

A - Slightly hazy burnt orange (a light shade though). Off-white head leaves a little lacing.

S - Heavy spices, nutmeg, allspice, cinnamon (pumpkin pie). Sweet aroma.

T - Spot on pumpkin pie. All the spices and the pumpkin blend well and nothing is overpowering. Dries out a little on the finish, so not too sweet either (like the nose will lead you to believe).

M - Very thin, almost watery. Carbonation is medium. This was a major setback for me. I was expecting a much heavier mouthfeel. Is this because it is a year old?

O - Smell leads you to believe that you are getting a sweet spice bomb, but the taste is really nice. Let down by the watery mouthfeel.

Serving type: bottle

09-21-2013 03:51:47 | More by jeff1973
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Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,936 ratings.