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Pumpkin Lager Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
79
okay

448 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 448
Reviews: 233
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 15.9%
Wants: 9
Gots: 14 | 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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Rand_ale_Thor

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

08-22-2013 17:42:34 | More by Rand_ale_Thor
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beernads

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

08-22-2013 14:39:27 | More by beernads
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Ragnarok88

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

08-18-2013 01:46:44 | More by Ragnarok88
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BeerWizard

Colorado

3.64/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours an orange-red, totally clarified, with a waifish head that fizzles away quickly. On the nose you've got cinnamon first and foremost. If you really get in there it's like a stick of Big Red. Underneath that is that is an earthy, leafy aroma. Smells sweet and spicy. Man, you can really taste the pumpkin in this, and the spice, and I think I'm getting the alcohol coming through pretty prominently for...what is this, a six? Sweet and a little malty otherwise. Nice mouthfeel, good flavor but light and refreshing - I think you could have a few of these without getting burnt out. I like this one quite a bit, really goes down easy. Not like an amazing pumpkin beer, but worth picking up for the season. I'll probably buy some more while it's out!

Serving type: bottle

08-18-2013 01:25:41 | More by BeerWizard
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alexanf

Mississippi

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

08-16-2013 23:37:45 | More by alexanf
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Daffron24

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

08-04-2013 19:47:20 | More by Daffron24
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Ispeakforthetrees

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

07-29-2013 01:00:01 | More by Ispeakforthetrees
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zldjn97

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

07-27-2013 19:19:33 | More by zldjn97
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dgherm

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

07-21-2013 13:52:15 | More by dgherm
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DJScoJo

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +30.1%

07-01-2013 22:21:08 | More by DJScoJo
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eliz108

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-17-2013 15:19:14 | More by eliz108
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Bowers-Brew

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-21-2013 22:09:22 | More by Bowers-Brew
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jreindl

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

04-20-2013 06:14:04 | More by jreindl
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Benish

Wisconsin

3.65/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

This was my favorite pumpkin beer. I have tried other pumpkin beers (not a lot) but I really appreciated this one because the style of this beer (lager) and the notes of pumpkin seemed to come together really well. At each sip, my sense tells me that this beer and the pumpkins were brewed together from start to finish -- in unity if you will. The pumpkin flavor is not overwhelming but you know it is there when you take a sip. Definitely refreshing and I usually grab a second one.

I have tried other beers - pumpkin ales (not lagers) - that seem to fall short in pumpkin flavor that I'm looking for; it seems it only add a tiny dash of pumpkin pie spice and nothing more. However this may be what it's supposed to be and maybe my preferences are different than others who enjoy pumpkin beers. This beer never fails to please me.

Serving type: bottle

03-26-2013 17:10:54 | More by Benish
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RadfordBrewing

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

03-18-2013 14:40:31 | More by RadfordBrewing
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wmobley

Wisconsin

2.5/5  rDev -27.7%

03-15-2013 18:41:36 | More by wmobley
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.06/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

12 oz bottle served in a snifter.
Pours a hazy orange (pumpkin)/amber with an off-white head that soon disappears.

S: Pumpkin pie spices (mainly cinnamon and nutmeg), pumpkin puree and some biscuity malts.

T: A nice mix and balance of spicing, but too strong. It masks the pumpkin until the finish and leaves little detectable malt/grain flavor. Interesting sweet/tart mix.

M: Medium bodied, with a level of carbonation that seemed a bit aggressive.

O: yet another over-spiced pumpkin beer, and this one is of the more subtle lager variety, making the imbalance more of an issue. Nonetheless, the well-chosen mix of spices will appeal to those who like spicy pumpkin beers.

Serving type: bottle

03-12-2013 01:15:57 | More by chinchill
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UnderPressure

South Carolina

3.4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Slightly hazy copper colored beer with a diminishing fizzy half inch head.

Spices in the aroma. Heavy on the cinnamon an allspice. Slight funk, probably from the yeast.

More of the same in the aroma. A little too spicy for me. Reminds me of Christmas time at the mall.

Nice mouthfeel. Medium bodied carbonation feels nice.

This pumpkin ale is pretty average. A little heavy on certain spices, but a decent beer overall.

Serving type: bottle

02-26-2013 13:27:02 | More by UnderPressure
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weonfire

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

02-26-2013 02:59:41 | More by weonfire
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markmcconv

Illinois

3/5  rDev -13.3%

02-13-2013 18:40:10 | More by markmcconv
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jagada

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

01-04-2013 03:36:17 | More by jagada
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wer

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

12-29-2012 06:43:39 | More by wer
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eaddy-p


5/5  rDev +44.5%

12-22-2012 21:23:51 | More by eaddy-p
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brian48195

Michigan

4/5  rDev +15.6%

12-13-2012 23:48:42 | More by brian48195
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TwelveOunces

Kentucky

3.45/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

12 oz bottle poured into a pint glass

A- Clear golden in appearance with a half finger of an off white head.

S- A stronger aroma then I was expecting. A lot of pumpkin, allspice, cinnamon, and a lot of banana. A nice spicy aroma.

T- A lot of cinnamon in this beer. A bit of apple and banana in this beer surprisingly. A slight bit of pumpkin. A spicy and stinging beer. A lot of flavor and a very clean finish.

M- A very disappointing feel. A sort of silky slimyness. The pumpkin doesn't add as much feel as you may expect from a pumpkin brew. Easy drinking.

O- This is an ok beer. Nothing bad and its different but doesn't push any boundaries.

Serving type: bottle

12-10-2012 23:39:32 | More by TwelveOunces
Pumpkin Lager Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
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