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Post Road Pumpkin Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

1,593 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,593
Reviews: 827
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 15.52%
Wants: 32
Gots: 44 | 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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SWMeyer4141

Texas

3.18/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Bought a single thanks to Millers Liqour

Poured into Pint Glass...

Appearance-Very clear orange/yellow body. Head is about one finger of off white. Some lacing on tthe glass.

Smell-Sweet malts and some pumpkin spices. Lets you know it's a Pumpkin Ale, but nothing great.

Taste-Kinda awkward. First sip wasn't bad but the more I drink it the more I just get some bitter unpleasant hops with some subtle pumpkin spices in the backround.

Mouthfeel-Light bodied. Pretty dry. Carbonation is on the higher end.

Overall-There's better Pumpkin beers out there, but it's not that bad.

Serving type: bottle

09-24-2011 02:33:11 | More by SWMeyer4141
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Post Road Pumpkin Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 1,593 ratings.