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Pumpkin Lager Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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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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tgraven

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

01-06-2014 01:29:50 | More by tgraven
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jlee185

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-04-2014 15:37:51 | More by jlee185
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Whiskeydeez

Kansas

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

01-04-2014 04:39:56 | More by Whiskeydeez
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Kaveman

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-27-2013 17:57:56 | More by Kaveman
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DerekQXQX

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-25-2013 23:04:31 | More by DerekQXQX
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WadeBridgman

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

12-22-2013 00:03:19 | More by WadeBridgman
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jaydoc

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-14-2013 03:27:32 | More by jaydoc
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musicarcade

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

12-11-2013 01:56:59 | More by musicarcade
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

12-09-2013 04:38:43 | More by XmnwildX12
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p-wagz

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +15.3%

12-07-2013 03:34:00 | More by p-wagz
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buschbeer

Ohio

3.61/5  rDev +4%

12 FL. OZ. bottle
Served in a conical pint glass

A - This beer has a burnt orange body with amber highlights. It was topped with an inch of beige head that quickly disappeared.

S - The smell has the usual suspects, pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and nutmeg.

T - It tastes of pumpkin spice, and that is about it.

M - Thin

O - This is a decent pumpkin beer. The mouthfeel is watered down though.

12-06-2013 21:15:42 | More by buschbeer
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Jackofallbrews

Minnesota

3.38/5  rDev -2.6%

Aroma: Surprise! Nutmeg and cinnamon, with a light ginger aroma after some deep sniffs. Mild pumpkin aroma as swirled. Some sweet malt. No hop aroma.

Appearance: Light orange in color. Brilliantly clear and sparkling. Small white head with fine bubbles, mostly from the nucleation site on the bottom of my glass.

Flavor: Malty but not overly sweet, more like a Vienna lager. A good mixture of nutmeg, cinnamon and ginger that is not overwhelming but does stay with you after the sip. No astringency. No hop flavors. Finish is crisp and lagery with a hint of pilsner malt. Mouthfeel is a bit light.

Overall: Not a bad beer. I like the crispness of it and the well balanced spices.

12-05-2013 20:01:29 | More by Jackofallbrews
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OtisCampbell007

Tennessee

3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

11-30-2013 22:40:57 | More by OtisCampbell007
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khargro2

Kentucky

2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

11-28-2013 15:51:41 | More by khargro2
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BRD14

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

11-27-2013 01:42:48 | More by BRD14
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DersOne

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +29.7%

11-25-2013 17:11:12 | More by DersOne
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csadkins54

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

11-19-2013 21:49:23 | More by csadkins54
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alphagnome

Iowa

2.95/5  rDev -15%

Appearance:
Pours a cloudy, pale orange color with absolutely no head. Zip! Plenty of carbonation however.

Aroma:
Nothing but spices. Ginger, nutmeg, and a bit of cinnamon. Has a pleasant sweetness to it although the whole package leaves a lot to be desired. Light pumpkin notes.

Taste:
Light for a pumpkin beer, but everything carries over from the aroma. Spices are dominant in the flavor profile. I was hoping for more than a load of spice.

Mouthfeel:
Medium-bodied lager with hardly any noticable carbonation.

Overall:
Nothing special here. It's not the worst pumpkin beer I've ever had but t's also far from the best. The spice overload is a bit too much to enjoy.

11-18-2013 02:58:52 | More by alphagnome
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abcdefghijkyle

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

11-15-2013 03:40:11 | More by abcdefghijkyle
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fatboy91

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

11-14-2013 18:48:47 | More by fatboy91
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brez8791

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -28%

11-13-2013 19:18:48 | More by brez8791
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paralyzer

Wisconsin

2/5  rDev -42.4%

11-11-2013 03:44:34 | More by paralyzer
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woodychandler

Pennsylvania

4.43/5  rDev +27.7%

The Friendly Greek recently had an entire cooler set aside for this year's pumpkin beers. I bought as many different ones as I could and I am now working my way through them between Hallowe'en and Thanksgiving.

From the bottle: "Brewed in Milwaukee for people who like beer."

I like beer, so this should be right up my alley! I gave it a good heavy handed pour, resulting in two fingers of creamy, tawny head with great retention. Color was a pumpkin-like orangish-amber (SRM = > 7, < 9) with NE-quality clarity. I know that 8 is between 7 and 9, but my card does not have that shade. Nose was VERY spicy, cinnamon, clove and ginger being prevalent. Mouthfeel was much fuller than the Stoudt's pumkin lager, giving this one a creamy aspect. The spices were just right, not overwhelming and by closing my eyes, I could imagine drinking a cool pumpkin latte. This is a great pumpkin lager, but don't tell Linus or he might be panicked! Get it, a Great Pumpkin lager? Finish was semi-dry, but because they showed some restraint at the spice shelf, it was not as dry as it might have been.

11-10-2013 22:11:15 | More by woodychandler
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CWVegas

Nevada

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

11-10-2013 22:06:19 | More by CWVegas
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Hanzo

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

11-10-2013 00:31:22 | More by Hanzo
Pumpkin Lager Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
79 out of 100 based on 459 ratings.