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Imperial Pumpkin Ale - Weyerbacher Brewing Co.

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Imperial Pumpkin AleImperial Pumpkin Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

1,986 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1,986
Reviews: 938
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 13.62%
Wants: 78
Gots: 114 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Weyerbacher Brewing Co. visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cbl2 on 09-17-2005)
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dherling

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4.33/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice dark orange brown beer crowned with a light brown head. Lots of fun spice and malt in the nise, great pumpkin notes, nutmeg, cinnamon, all the good stuff. You can tell there's alcohol from the warmth, but not the taste. A whole lot of pumpkin, spice, and malty sweetness get together and play nice. A real delight on tap. Like sucking down a fantastic pumpkin ice cream, lots of flavor, but not overpowering or cloying. Very creamy and smooth, again like the ice cream almost. Finishes remarkably clean for such a big beer with so much flavor. There's some hops too, but not apparent until you belch a little up. Yum, it's even good the second time around.

Serving type: on-tap

09-14-2006 01:50:38 | More by dherling
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I tend to to be more "punkin' " centric.

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Imperial Pumpkin Ale from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 1,986 ratings.