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Post Road Pumpkin Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

1,597 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,597
Reviews: 827
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 15.52%
Wants: 32
Gots: 47 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Early American colonialists, seeking natural ingredients for brewing ales, turned to pumpkins, which were plentiful, flavorful and nutritious. Blended with barley malt, pumpkins became a commonly used beer ingredient. Post Road Pumpkin Ale brings back this tasty tradition. Hundreds of pounds of pumpkins are blended into the mash of each batch, creating a beer with an orange amber color, warm pumpkin aroma, biscuity malt center, and crisp finish.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-09-2001)
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BirdFlu

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4.03/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

One of the better pumpkin ales that I feel is out there, in fact one of the only 2 or 3 I evern look forward to each year (along with DFH punk and weyerbacher).. This is nice because it doesn't just taste like some generic ale or lager with pumpkin flavor added nor is it a quite-spicy mix of cinnamon and other spices the way the aforementioned beers are. The pour is a nice light-auburn. Aroma is sort of a light pumpkin essence with spicy autumnal presence. Flavor is very smooth and has a very nice fall character to it. Mouth is full-bodied but light, not like a light beer, though. Overall its very smooth and very nice.

Serving type: bottle

09-16-2009 01:40:20 | More by BirdFlu
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Post Road Pumpkin Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 1,597 ratings.