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Pumking - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

6,587 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 6,587
Reviews: 1,820
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 17.24%
Wants: 439
Gots: 1,413 | FT: 31
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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look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Appearance - Pours a reddish-orange color with almost no head.. little to no lacing as well.

Smell - Allspice, ginger, cinnamon, pumpkin spice, nutmeg, and a weird buttery smell that reminds me of bugles haha.

Taste - Pretty much identical to the aroma.. with a slight alcohol aftertaste.

Mouthfeel - Medium body with light carbonation.

Overall - I'm giving this beer a good rating because I know it tastes good for what they're going for.. I just don't enjoy spices too much.

jsisko01, Apr 20, 2012
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Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 6,587 ratings.