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Punkin Ale - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

4,731 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,731
Reviews: 1,915
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.66%
Wants: 215
Gots: 344 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
A full-bodied brown ale with smooth hints of pumpkin and brown sugar. We brew our Punkin Ale with pumpkin meat, organic brown sugar and spices. As the season cools, this is the perfect beer to warm up with.

28 IBU

(Beer added by: NeroFiddled on 09-26-2002)
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TheSeeker61

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4.15/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

I must say this is the first pumpkin ale that I've truly enjoyed. Most have done nothing for me. The appearance is a copper tan which poured an 1/2 inch head which quickly dissapated. The nose was actually kinda yeasty sour when first poured but when it warmed I could smell the cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg and brown sugar. I actually liked the taste when it was cold but again as it warmed one could tasted the cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg and brown sugar and the alocohol was not noticeable. It got beeter. Mouthfeel is kinda medium. Overall at this moment this is my favorite of the style and the first year thus far that I've actually enjoyed drinking on a regular basis. Have always heard all this hype and excitement about pumpkin ales, well the Dogfish Punkin Ale has ushered me in as one who,at least, is enjoying this offering.

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2012 22:34:54 | More by TheSeeker61
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Punkin Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 4,731 ratings.