1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Pumpkin Up The Volume Ale - Broken Tooth Brewing

Not Rated.
Pumpkin Up The Volume Ale
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
-
no score

1 Rating
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 0%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Broken Tooth Brewing visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

With pumpkin added three times during the brewing process, this medium bodied and amber orange beer showcases the flavor of locally grown Luminous pumpkins with fall spices.

(Beer added by: AKBelgianBeast on 10-22-2009)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 1 | Reviews: 1 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by AKBelgianBeast:
Photo of AKBelgianBeast
AKBelgianBeast

Alaska

4.25/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

First time ive seen the Moose's tooth bust one of these out. Enjoyed with some chicken rockeffeler, and wild mushroom with goat cheese pizza. Excellent.

Pours of the tap a bright amber/orange color that is clear, with a stark white head that retains pretty well and leaves nice enough lacing.

Nose is full of pumpkin spice and thats about it.

Taste is quite nice. Seems like there might be actual pumpkin in this one, as well as all the favorite flavors of pumpkin pie spices. Not overspiced at all, just the right amount, with a good creamy balance and bready malt profile.

Mouthfeel is medium viscosity with good carbonation and a nice slick finish.

Drinkability is actually quite solid for the style. Could probably do a growler of this if i wanted to. Nice.

Overall, a very well done pumpkin ale. As of right now its between this and the classic at Glacier brewhouse for the best pumpkin ale (the style itself) in Alaska. Nothing will likely ever touch Midnight Sun's Imperial Chocolate Pumpkin Porter (now called TREAT) as far as pumpkin infused beer in general, but as far as an actual "pumpkin ale" style, this and Glacier Brewhouse's offering take top honors in the state and beyond for me. Very well done.

Serving type: on-tap

10-22-2009 01:36:17 | More by AKBelgianBeast
Pumpkin Up The Volume Ale from Broken Tooth Brewing
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.