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Punkin Ale - Dogfish Head Brewery

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BA SCORE
89
very good

4,725 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,725
Reviews: 1,915
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.66%
Wants: 213
Gots: 339 | 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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Reviews by cleve00:
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cleve00

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3.99/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I am pleased with this Pumpin Ale.

Going in to the Fall season (which I love) with the promise of family get-togethers at Thanksgiving and Christmas as well as Football games and all things associated with Fall and early Winter.

I am amending my initial review to include a more comprehensive and deserving description but before I do, I wanted to say thanks to Dogfish Head for this offering:)
Pours with moderate carbonation to an offwhite head.
Smell is of pumkin spice not overwhelming but inviting "saying welcome to the table".
Taste is of Pumpkin pie spices very well balanced so that the taste mirrors it. I can definetly taste the pumpkin.

Not at all overly sweet, but I must say 1 beer is enough at a "sitting"
ABV is camouflaged perfectly but you do feel lulled into serenity after, ( just like unbuttoning the pants and loosening the belt after eating the Thanksgiving feast).

Very nice experience if this is your first Pumkin Ale.

Thanks DFH! Props!!! If you ever need a taster let me know!

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2013 20:35:20 | More by cleve00
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Punkin Ale from Dogfish Head Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 4,725 ratings.