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Pumpkin Lager Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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Pumpkin Lager BeerPumpkin Lager Beer

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BA SCORE
79
okay

459 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 459
Reviews: 233
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 15.85%
Wants: 10
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Beer Brewed with Pumpkin and Spices

(Beer added by: maxpower on 10-03-2002)
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WheelsPSU

New York

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

09-27-2013 23:14:23 | More by WheelsPSU
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jdkitchi

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

09-27-2013 12:37:07 | More by jdkitchi
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MarshMan71

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

09-22-2013 17:59:51 | More by MarshMan71
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ssimpson89

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

09-21-2013 23:33:16 | More by ssimpson89
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bralston345

Illinois

4/5  rDev +15.3%

09-21-2013 19:23:24 | More by bralston345
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nheinzie57

Illinois

3/5  rDev -13.5%

09-21-2013 03:56:25 | More by nheinzie57
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roger617

Indiana

3.18/5  rDev -8.4%

On tap poured into pint glass.

A: 3.25 light yellow in color, pours with 1 finger of white head that reduces quickly.
S: 3.0 mild pumpkin and spices
T: 3.25 pumpkin and spice forward, lingering spices
M: 3.0 carb level is ok, seems a bit thin
O: 3.25 this is a good pumpkin lager, very crisp and refreshing.

09-20-2013 20:13:19 | More by roger617
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Jame515

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

09-20-2013 00:54:55 | More by Jame515
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Dmart1223

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

09-19-2013 20:29:11 | More by Dmart1223
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CreightonSM

New York

2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

09-19-2013 02:55:27 | More by CreightonSM
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MN_Beerticker

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

09-18-2013 22:55:07 | More by MN_Beerticker
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allisonastra

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

09-18-2013 19:15:01 | More by allisonastra
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metter98

New York

3.56/5  rDev +2.6%

A: The beer is hazy amber yellow in color and has a light to moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a thin yet dense beige head that never completely faded away.
S: Light to moderate aromas of pumpkins and pumpkin spices are present in the nose—nutmeg seems to stand out in particular.
T: The taste follows the smell but has a bit more complexity with slight bits of initial sweetness and hints of cardamom spices towards the finish.
M: It feels nearly medium-bodied, clean and a little smooth on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: I found this to be an easy-drinking pumpkin beer that has a good balance between the pumpkin flavors and spices. It would make for a good beer to pair with an autumn-themed dinner.

09-18-2013 00:23:06 | More by metter98
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bcsbeer

Florida

3/5  rDev -13.5%

09-17-2013 17:48:42 | More by bcsbeer
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Larrydoherty

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +29.7%

09-16-2013 23:16:02 | More by Larrydoherty
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npendres

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -13.5%

09-15-2013 04:58:36 | More by npendres
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davek72

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

09-15-2013 02:36:51 | More by davek72
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TheSSG

Illinois

4.3/5  rDev +23.9%

Pours a huge, dense, white head that collapses into a soapy white, half-inch foam. Wonderfully spicy aroma dominated by spice, with a touch of pumpkin behind it all. Amber-orange color. Starts off with spice and carbonation, the clovier-spice takes hold until the biscuit malt comes into play with the pumpkin; pumpkin pie or spiced cookies - this is the main flavor profile. The spice mutes as the finish comes on, then it's lingering pumpkin malt.

I absolutely love this one. One of two (Southern Tier "Pumpking") pumpkin biers I will drink. The addition of pumpkin to the mash allows this lager to showcase the pumpkin with a clarity that is unparalleled. This bier made me like pumpkin pie. When I drink this, I know it's Autumn.

09-15-2013 01:15:38 | More by TheSSG
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smartassboiler

Illinois

4/5  rDev +15.3%

09-14-2013 20:35:09 | More by smartassboiler
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badelsman

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -13.5%

09-13-2013 03:31:10 | More by badelsman
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Trevormcraig

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -28%

09-13-2013 02:33:22 | More by Trevormcraig
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Chevelle66

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

09-12-2013 11:38:28 | More by Chevelle66
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GraduatedCashew

California

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

09-09-2013 15:36:58 | More by GraduatedCashew
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Rhettbuck

Colorado

2.91/5  rDev -16.1%

Had this in a bottle poured into a glass.

Appearance: Perhaps the most impressive part of this beer and that should tell you where the rest of the review is going. Dark coppery color, reminds me of a dark apple cider in look. The bubbles streaming to the top would suggest a lot of carbonation and while there is some head, it dissipates rather quickly.

Smell: Hardly anything to report here. Kind of a sweet smell to the beer.

Taste: Good, clean and not much if any after taste. The whole of the beer has this light feeling to it, and perhaps that is what you are looking for in a pumpkin beer. I wanted a little more out of it. I would recommend this for a football game tailgate.

Mouthfeel: Despite the presence of clearly a lot of carbonation, doesn't actually overwhelm you. Like I said above, clean crisp beer.

Overall: I wouldn't recommend this one for someone looking for the ultimate pumpkin beer. But if you wanted a taste of the season without getting full, then this would be your beer.

09-08-2013 21:42:45 | More by Rhettbuck
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TheLevi4000

New York

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

09-08-2013 04:20:44 | More by TheLevi4000
Pumpkin Lager Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
79 out of 100 based on 459 ratings.