Punk'n Harvest Pumpkin Ale | Uinta Brewing Company

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Punk'n Harvest Pumpkin AlePunk'n Harvest Pumpkin Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company
Utah, United States
uintabrewing.com

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
This sessionable pumpkin ale is brewed with fresh pumpkin and seasonal spices.

10 IBU

Added by Wasatch on 10-25-2006

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,085
Reviews:
282
Avg:
3.36
pDev:
15.77%
 
 
Wants:
30
Gots:
221
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 1,085 |  Reviews: 282
Photo of Lone_Freighter
4/5  rDev +19%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This was poured into a becher pint glass. The appearance was a semi-hazy ruddy burnt orange almost brown color with a thin white foamy head that dissipated to a sustaining cap of a head. No lacing. The aroma starts with sweet pumpkin flesh with mild spices of ginger, cinnamon, and allspice. The flavor brings it all together nicely with a mild bready sweetness balancing nicely. Bready pumpkin flavor is in the aftertaste and finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light on the body with a nice sessionable smooth feel to it. Carbonation seems to run at a nice pace. Overall, I say this was a very good pumpkin ale that I would have again.

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Photo of hawkssb04
3.59/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Karibourgeois
3.27/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of duvel1979
3/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Darhawk
3.44/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of cbcrunch
3.69/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Corburk
3.69/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of RyanKininger
3.81/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of V1per41
3.42/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of crow
3.35/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jaketaz
3.84/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 1angrydwarf
2.84/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.75

A: Orange brown and clear with an aggressive pour you get a 2 finger head that dies back quickly to a skim coating the top
S: Yeast and nuttiness very little spice in the nose almost nonexistent.
F: soft carbonation that feels almost creamy with a light to medium mouth feel. Smooth
T: Light yeast and grain with just enough hop spice to dry you palate. I can barely taste any pumpkin and I am straining to find the spice profile. It tastes like a generic amber ale.
O: Disappointed no pumpkin or spice sticks out in any sort of way. If you want a pumpkin ale for a domestic only drinker this is the bland one for them. Not offensive in anyway because there isn't much flavor.

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Photo of NeilSilber1
4.15/5  rDev +23.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Nice light amber brown pumpkin ale with strong spice and light malty notes.

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Photo of craigbelly
3.83/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ruger_44-Redhawk
3.01/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Not the best pumpkin ale. Has more bite than smoothness. The flavor profile of spices is lacking as well. It seems I'm forcing myself to drink the last bit.

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Photo of NickMunford
3.75/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DOCRW
4.43/5  rDev +31.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mikr
2.75/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of warpedrevolution
3.5/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DEdesings57
4.12/5  rDev +22.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Don't really understand why the beer has such a a low score. It's a great pumpkin beer and one of the very few that are session-able. This years version is 4% ABV. Also love that there using real pumpkin in this one. I'm a fan of this one, great easy drinking and fun beer for being only 4%, great stuff.

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Photo of Zaktcc
3.19/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of PMarcy78
3.58/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of frontalot
3/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of naomiyaki
4.41/5  rDev +31.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

I try to get Uinta's Punk'n every year, and, were there not so many other pumpkin beers to try in the fall, I would try to get a lot of them. This years offering is more floral and less spicy/warm than I remember from other years, but in a way I think that might make it more drinkable. The smell has a pleasant almost nutty/yeastiness that really pulls me in this year. The texture is a little more watery than I prefer for a beer with this flavor profile. Also to be noted is the labeling, which has been updated and is always ahead of the design curve.

Pumpkin Rating:
Great, and the color and smells do a lot to help, but not as magical as previous years (though maybe I am looking back with Pumpkin colored glasses).
Would drink again:
Oh yes! This years offering is especially good for multiple drinks in one evening.

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Photo of Bieniek30
2.93/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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Punk'n Harvest Pumpkin Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
3.36 out of 5 based on 1,085 ratings.
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