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Post Road Pumpkin Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
79
okay

1,600 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,600
Reviews: 827
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 15.52%
Wants: 33
Gots: 48 | 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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TownDunkel

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4.25/5  rDev +22.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pumpkin Ale, got to have some with the season

Appearance - Looks like your standard light beer to me, light yellow with a basic white head

Smell - Cloves, Allspice, Nutmeg pick up light scents. Along with some hops it make a pretty unique smell but it seemed just a bit weak than I would like

Taste - Nice! Pumpkin with nutmeg and a good medium bitter with hints of sweet pumpkin pie at the end. This is what I would expect and I like how the sweetness is tame

Mouthfeel - Great carbonation that keeps the flavor around weell

Overall - This pumpkin ale could be a very good daily drinker. Only I could see getting tired of the Nutmeg after awhile

Serving type: bottle

10-17-2012 01:55:31 | More by TownDunkel
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Post Road Pumpkin Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
79 out of 100 based on 1,600 ratings.