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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

1,987 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1,987
Reviews: 938
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 13.62%
Wants: 80
Gots: 117 | 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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doho95fu

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3.18/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

On tap at Prime 16 in New Haven, CT.

Looked a bit drab compared to others in the style, more brown than expected. The smell was obvious for the class, but not as complex as others. The cinnamon was light and after nutmeg I did not notice much after that - where is the coriander. Taste followed the lead of smell, sort of bland really. Some spice, but I did not notice much in the way of pumpkin flavors. I did not ask the abv but correctly guessed it low for an imperial. Mouthfeel was flat and uninspiring really. Drinkable = average.

Serving type: on-tap

10-12-2008 01:58:34 | More by doho95fu
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Imperial Pumpkin Ale from Weyerbacher Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 1,987 ratings.