1. Extreme Beer Fest tickets go on sale Sat, Sep 27 @ Noon EDT.
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Kennebunkport Pumpkin Ale - Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub

Not Rated.
Kennebunkport Pumpkin AleKennebunkport Pumpkin Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
69
poor

157 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 157
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 2.91
pDev: 22.68%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Lothore on 09-12-2007)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 157 | Reviews: 84 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of WhitmansNiece
3/5  rDev +3.1%

WhitmansNiece, Nov 12, 2012
Photo of Fahz
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Fahz, Oct 02, 2012
Photo of lilsmizzul1225
3/5  rDev +3.1%

lilsmizzul1225, Jan 14, 2013
Photo of CameronLBell
3/5  rDev +3.1%

CameronLBell, Oct 02, 2012
Photo of sd123
3/5  rDev +3.1%

sd123, Dec 15, 2013
Photo of Nightrain87
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Nightrain87, Nov 20, 2011
Photo of LarsBrekken
3/5  rDev +3.1%

LarsBrekken, Oct 08, 2012
Photo of Falcone
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Falcone, Oct 18, 2013
Photo of bh123
3/5  rDev +3.1%

bh123, Oct 26, 2012
Photo of Jho3325
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Jho3325, Dec 08, 2013
Photo of buckyp
3/5  rDev +3.1%

buckyp, Oct 15, 2013
Photo of TrojanWheels
3/5  rDev +3.1%

TrojanWheels, Jan 19, 2012
Photo of vfgccp
3/5  rDev +3.1%

vfgccp, Oct 14, 2012
Photo of jwinship83
3/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

A- very lager like. golden colored body with very active visible carbonation and a 1cm quickly falling white colored head that leaves no lacing behind.

S- pumpkin bread, yeast, cinnamon, and some grainy malts.

T- similar to a pumpkin pie. couldnt taste any of the yeast that i thought i could smell

M- light bodied with a high level of carbonation. probably too much.

D- this just isnt for me. if you love pumpkin pie, and hate beer, this one is just about right for you. the bottle was pretty hard for me to finish, and im glad this one was left at my place rather than something i bought.

jwinship83, Dec 01, 2008
Photo of jmmy3
3/5  rDev +3.1%

jmmy3, Sep 25, 2013
Photo of hilgart1
3/5  rDev +3.1%

hilgart1, Oct 04, 2013
Photo of TheBeerAlmanac
3/5  rDev +3.1%

TheBeerAlmanac, Apr 01, 2013
Photo of AJ01923
3/5  rDev +3.1%

AJ01923, Mar 13, 2013
Photo of paulish
3/5  rDev +3.1%

paulish, Feb 05, 2014
Photo of bennetj17
3/5  rDev +3.1%

bennetj17, Oct 11, 2013
Photo of beerme411
3/5  rDev +3.1%

beerme411, Nov 14, 2011
Photo of drbenderdo
3/5  rDev +3.1%

drbenderdo, Jan 03, 2014
Photo of Roland45s
3/5  rDev +3.1%

Roland45s, Nov 15, 2013
Photo of Tone
3.03/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pours a clear golden color with little head that dissipates quickly. No lacing. A spicy pumpkin aroma, along with the cleanliness of a lager. Clearly a pumpkin ale, but it is a weaker version than I am used to and enjoy. Average carbonation with a strong pumpkin flavor. The flavor is definitely not overpowering and instead is rather weak. Overall a smooth beer but weaker than I would normally expect for a good pumpkin.

Tone, Dec 02, 2008
Photo of Zodijackyl
3.05/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Pours light orange with a thin head that doesn't stick at all. Smells like pumpkin pie, fruity and spiced. Spices are prominent in the taste - cloves are notable - and pumpkin is matched to this. As with most KBC beers, there is a sweet flavor that tastes a bit odd, though it is very faint in this one. Regular beer flavors, malt and hops, are barely noticeable. Mouthfeel features moderate carbonation which enhanced the spice flavors, but also has an unpleasant sticky feeling as it warms up. Fairly light all around, decent drinkability, though not something to drink slowly as it has some less pleasant notes that become more apparent closer to room temperature.

Zodijackyl, Sep 04, 2010
Kennebunkport Pumpkin Ale from Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub
69 out of 100 based on 157 ratings.