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Punkin Ale - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

4,734 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,734
Reviews: 1,915
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.66%
Wants: 216
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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bgreg3

Indiana

4.13/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

App - Beer has a very orange to amber color to it with a fear streams of bubbles going to the top leaving lace from foam here and there.

Smell - The smell of ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg and slight caramel come to the nostrils first and in the back you can smell the pumpkin and the malt used for this beer.

Taste - Cinnamon and nutmeg mingle at your palate until they wear off. Then a bit of a copper taste interrupts and transitions the beer to it's pumpkin/nutmeg-like finish. This beer is strong on the nutmeg but is balanced with enough malt to keep it from being obnoxious.

MF - Between medium and heavy. Can be laborious on the palate but is still an enjoyable trait (at least to me)

Drinkability - This is a warming beer and is perfect for the transition of fall. Medium finish means food is not necessary with this one or anything to cleanse the palate.

Serving type: bottle

09-10-2009 18:33:10 | More by bgreg3
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Punkin Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 4,734 ratings.