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Pumking - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

4,877 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 4,877
Reviews: 1,671
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 17.24%
Wants: 322
Gots: 556 | 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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jtierney89

New Jersey

3.65/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Everybody that I work with built this beer up big time so I was expectating great things and thankfully, this beer lived up to its expectations.

A nice orange color with a thin head and a weak smell. I couldn't detect much in the smell department until I started sipping but the taste made up for this. Initially I tasted lots of cloves, nutmeg and other spices and a little bit of pumpkin. As I finished though there was an intense ginger bread taste and scent that lingers for a little while with a slightly spicy and bitter finish to cut the sweetness. The tastes were all there and very good.

My only complaint was that it reminded me more of christmas than halloween since the pumpkin taste was faint and the ginger bread cookie taste was so strong

Serving type: bottle

09-21-2011 23:46:23 | More by jtierney89
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Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 4,877 ratings.