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Saranac Pumpkin Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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Saranac Pumpkin AleSaranac Pumpkin Ale

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BA SCORE
78
okay

877 Ratings
THE BROS
76
okay

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Ratings: 877
Reviews: 406
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 15.88%
Wants: 22
Gots: 51 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JackStraw22 on 09-01-2005)
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dphillips

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

10-06-2012 01:12:22 | More by dphillips
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GFD400

New York

4/5  rDev +17.6%

10-06-2012 00:21:30 | More by GFD400
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spedprof

West Virginia

3/5  rDev -11.8%

10-05-2012 22:09:47 | More by spedprof
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SlickestWilly

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

10-04-2012 23:24:03 | More by SlickestWilly
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bassmantony330

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

10-03-2012 06:35:55 | More by bassmantony330
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PuckPuck

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

10-03-2012 00:25:41 | More by PuckPuck
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BG3

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

10-01-2012 23:15:30 | More by BG3
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GennyCreamAle

New York

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

09-30-2012 23:07:53 | More by GennyCreamAle
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dubmax

Kansas

3/5  rDev -11.8%

09-30-2012 22:00:10 | More by dubmax
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alexgash

Connecticut

3.43/5  rDev +0.9%

12 oz. bottle.

Deep russet copper body. Orange brass edges. Small, ringy, off-white head. Not much lacing. Caramel, graham cracker, and pumpkin pie filling make up the majority of the nose. Nutmeg and a little clove stick out in the spice department.

Lightly toasted, caramel-y malt notes up front. Vegetal, gourdy flavor moves in but is tempered by sweetish pie filling and sugary crust notes. Nutmeg and clove finish off the palate. Lingering caramel and cooked vegetables. Moderate body with a slightly fizzy feel. Not bad.

09-30-2012 21:10:11 | More by alexgash
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brewdude1982

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +32.4%

09-29-2012 21:14:59 | More by brewdude1982
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AndrewMichael

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

09-29-2012 15:35:31 | More by AndrewMichael
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blake58

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

09-29-2012 01:40:26 | More by blake58
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Stev


4.25/5  rDev +25%

09-28-2012 20:10:55 | More by Stev
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BlurryVisi0n

New York

3.33/5  rDev -2.1%

Served in a tulip glass from a 32 oz. bottle.

Appearance: Clear copper, light to almost no bubbles and a little off white head that is maybe 1/8" off the body.

Smell: Pumpkin but light, hint of cinnamon/nutmeg...I just wish the smell last a little more.

Taste: Like I mentioned above but light than most pumpkin ales I have had this season. I would definitely put this in the category of starter beers for the ones trying pumpkin out for the first time. Little sweet, almost like a pumpkin pie finish but offset with light bitterness.

Mouth: Good and smooth, tastes lasts after a while of typing and not taking a sip you still feel it there. Medium carbonation maybe a notch light.

Overall: Good beer, for four dollars it might be a great friend. Keep the bottle it comes in and you have half a growler (seriously). I had it after a long day of painting and just hit the spot, Salud!

09-28-2012 00:53:02 | More by BlurryVisi0n
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Chuck_25

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

09-27-2012 04:19:00 | More by Chuck_25
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joshtrich

New York

3/5  rDev -11.8%

09-27-2012 01:25:03 | More by joshtrich
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Snodman

West Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

09-26-2012 12:23:24 | More by Snodman
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Rizzy17

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

09-24-2012 23:58:53 | More by Rizzy17
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jacobdensford

Ohio

3/5  rDev -11.8%

09-24-2012 01:06:18 | More by jacobdensford
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nitter

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

09-23-2012 20:54:02 | More by nitter
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Mtooman

Ohio

4/5  rDev +17.6%

09-23-2012 20:33:19 | More by Mtooman
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jagada

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +25%

09-23-2012 04:24:45 | More by jagada
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GaryMarkle84

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

09-23-2012 00:28:31 | More by GaryMarkle84
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stephenjmoore

Maryland

3.58/5  rDev +5.3%

A- Transparent deep amber body with a thick white head.

S- Caramel malt is very noticeable in the front with only a dash of nutmeg, cinnamon and pumpkin spices in the back.

T- Tastes like a very balanced amber ale with a small amount of complimentary spices. Pumpkin pie flavor is there, but is not overwhelming.

M- Medium bodied, medium carbonation, very drinkable.

O- A subtle pumpkin ale that is a change of pace from the spice-forward fall beers. Overall pretty good.

09-22-2012 19:06:58 | More by stephenjmoore
Saranac Pumpkin Ale from Matt Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 877 ratings.