Good Gourd Imperial Pumpkin Ale | Cigar City Brewing

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Good Gourd Imperial Pumpkin AleGood Gourd Imperial Pumpkin Ale

Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Legend has it that when a pumpkin comes into the world it is possessed by either a good or an evil spirit. Ours got all the good baby! Bursting with real pumpkin flavor and yummy pumpkin spices including Ceylon cinnamon, Jamaican all-spice, Zanzibar cloves and nutmeg, Good Gourd is a celebration of Fall and that spookiest of holidays, Halloween. Pair Good Gourd with pumpkin soup, pumpkin pie and costume parties.

35 IBU

Added by tpd975 on 01-03-2009

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2.48/5  rDev -41.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

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4.28/5  rDev +1.4%

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4.72/5  rDev +11.8%

Sorry Pumking, this is the true king of pumpkin ales. Smell is obviously of pumpkin, allspice and cinnamon. For 8.5%, I got little to no alcohol burn on the back. The quintessential beer to celebrate autumn. Delicious. Highly recommended brew from Cigar City.

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Photo of CaptainFleeker
4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

Photo of andy1701
4.56/5  rDev +8.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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4.28/5  rDev +1.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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3.72/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.4/5  rDev -19.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -34.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.1%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4.84/5  rDev +14.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

Photo of EricTKole
4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

2013 bottle poured into a white wine glass. Smells like fresh pumpkin pie. Good mouthfeel, full but not heavy. Plenty of spice but good balance with the pumpkin. Neither one dominates the other. This was good pumpkin pie in a glass. Perfect for thanksgiving dinner or special fall dinners. Probably not something I would drink on a random Tuesday night.

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

Photo of HeartofMiami
4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

Pours a dark amber color but translucent when held up to light. Light but noticeable carbonation. Cloves, pumpkin and brandy on the nose. Taste is boozy, pumkin, allspice, cloves, cinnamon and ? candy corn in a perfect combination. Delicious.

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Good Gourd Imperial Pumpkin Ale from Cigar City Brewing
4.22 out of 5 based on 1,370 ratings.
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