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Tröegs Master Of Pumpkins - Tröegs Brewing Company

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Tröegs Master Of Pumpkins
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80 Ratings
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Ratings: 80
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 3.36
pDev: 19.94%
Wants: 0
Gots: 7 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  7.40% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with native Pennsylvania neck pumpkins harvested just a few miles from our brewery at Strites’ Orchard, Master of Pumpkins conjures the spirit of autumn by combining roasted pumpkins and traditional pie spices with a French saison yeast. This natural fermentation releases a palate of vanilla, cinnamon, clove, nutmeg, ginger, and honey. In addition to 750mL bottles, Master of Pumpkins is also currently available on draft and for take-out growler fills in the Tasting Room. Taste it you will see. More is all you need!

(Beer added by: orangesol on 10-23-2013)
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cpetrone84

Pennsylvania

3.9/5  rDev +16.1%

Pour is reddish copper with a thin tan ring. Nose is light pumpkin with fair bit of spice. Some grain balance and a touch of banana bread. Taste is heavier pumpkin spice with a hint of apple cider and a touch of banana bread. Fairly strong carb with a medium to full body.

08-15-2014 15:48:56 | More by cpetrone84
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djrn2

New Jersey

3.6/5  rDev +7.1%

08-13-2014 23:48:05 | More by djrn2
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JeepinGreg


4/5  rDev +19%

07-31-2014 05:31:03 | More by JeepinGreg
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rowbow

California

2.25/5  rDev -33%

07-10-2014 18:40:12 | More by rowbow
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Kuoinetown

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -10.7%

07-06-2014 01:59:24 | More by Kuoinetown
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BastardAleFTW

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +11.6%

06-13-2014 05:19:02 | More by BastardAleFTW
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jaydoc

Kansas

4/5  rDev +19%

06-08-2014 20:58:35 | More by jaydoc
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Hobbit

Oregon

2/5  rDev -40.5%

04-22-2014 04:36:08 | More by Hobbit
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tommyguz

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

04-19-2014 13:21:02 | More by tommyguz
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ricecracker420

California

4/5  rDev +19%

04-10-2014 20:08:05 | More by ricecracker420
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twenty5

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -3.3%

04-10-2014 02:38:52 | More by twenty5
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sulldaddy

Connecticut

3.58/5  rDev +6.5%

Im drinking a 750 ml corked and caged bottle at cellar temp poured into a snifter. The beer is clear chestnut color with a beige fluffy layer of head that fades quickly to an edge layer.
Aroma is sweet malt with caramel and some brown sugar. Mixes with lots of spice, nutmeg and cinnamon primarily. I also get a little bit of cloves. Sweet and spicy nose on this one.
First sip reveals average body, fine carbonation that rolls across my palate.
Flavor is sweet malt, brown sugar and some toffee, a little bready yeast and this rolls to lots of spice.
Cinnamon and nutmeg dominate with a little bit of clove and general sweetness. The beer is pretty typical for a pumpkin beer. Nothing mind blowing but a solid example for the style. I think it is just the style that doesnt wow me as this beer certainly has no flaws.

04-06-2014 04:24:27 | More by sulldaddy
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Zetcha7x

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -25.6%

03-12-2014 01:03:57 | More by Zetcha7x
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CGMLS3

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

03-10-2014 16:09:59 | More by CGMLS3
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HBCKnowItAll


4/5  rDev +19%

03-01-2014 23:10:04 | More by HBCKnowItAll
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Snowdog

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

02-26-2014 04:54:44 | More by Snowdog
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bashorb

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

02-23-2014 03:07:14 | More by bashorb
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TKEbeerman

Florida

4/5  rDev +19%

01-16-2014 23:49:51 | More by TKEbeerman
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jagada

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +19%

01-16-2014 16:01:57 | More by jagada
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jzeilinger

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -10.7%

01-01-2014 19:38:54 | More by jzeilinger
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ChipMurray

Pennsylvania

3.54/5  rDev +5.4%

Poured from the 750 ml bottle into an SA glass.

The appearance is a nice brown fall beer colour. Lots of carbonation bubbles but minimal head with slight lacing.
Smell is a bit weak for a pumpkin beer, but I think it's intended that way here. Not unpleasant.
I like the choice of saison yeast very much, it's different in a good way. If only the cinnamon was dialed back a bit, this would be a contender.
Too light for the style, but okay.
A worthy brewery that was too free with the cinnamon this time, I think.
This is not a bad beer, worth a try if you want a different take on pumpkin beer.

01-01-2014 00:16:24 | More by ChipMurray
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kscaldef

Oregon

3.5/5  rDev +4.2%

12-23-2013 16:40:14 | More by kscaldef
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IPAchris

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +11.6%

12-22-2013 20:00:51 | More by IPAchris
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -10.7%

12-21-2013 19:24:45 | More by ejimhof
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Johnny_V

Texas

3/5  rDev -10.7%

12-15-2013 04:52:24 | More by Johnny_V
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Tröegs Master Of Pumpkins from Tröegs Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 80 ratings.