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Terrapin Pumpkinfest | Terrapin Beer Company

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3.68/5
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923 Ratings
Terrapin PumpkinfestTerrapin Pumpkinfest
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company
Georgia, United States
terrapinbeer.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.10%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Although this is a pumpkin beer, it is a lager and therefore doesn't belong in the pumpkin ale category. Originally a Side Project, now a Fall seasonal in six-packs.

Added by mikesgroove on 10-06-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#31,600
Reviews:
265
Ratings:
923
pDev:
11.68%
Bros Score:
3.68
 
 
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63
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look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A-Pours a beautiful amber/orange color with a tall, creamy white colored head with decent retention. Foam leaves a fair mount of lacing on the sides of the glass

S-All spices, no pumpkin. Cinnamon, nutmeg, some faint tart orange peel.

T-Follows the nose. There is a flash of pumpkin at the front of the palate, but the rest is overpowered by the aforementioned spices leaving a slightly bitter aftertaste

MF-Crispy, dry, too carbonated.

O-Terrapin makes great beer, but this one was disappointing. It is a spice bomb. I was expecting more pumpkin.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Pours a medium copper in color with moderate amounts of visible carbonation and some faint reddish amber highlights. The beer has a finger tall creamy beige head that slowly reduces to a couple of medium sized medium thick patches of larger bubbles, a very thin film covering the remainder of the surface of the beer, and a medium thick ring at the edges of the glass. Significant amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Light to moderate aromas of pumpkin pie spices with lighter notes of pumpkin. There are also some light amounts of brown sugar sweetness from the malts as well.

T: Upfront there are moderate flavors of toasted bready malts along with some brown sugar sweetness. There are light to moderate amounts of spices including nutmeg and cinnamon with a light amount of pumpkin. The finish is lightly earthy and lightly bitter which lingers for a short amount of time.

M: Medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation.

O: I think of this more as a hybrid of Oktoberfest and Pumpkin beer rather than just a pumpkin beer - kind of interesting that it is a lager rather than an ale. I generally like pumpkin beers but I was not the hugest fan of this one - it reminds me of a spiced Oktoberfest with a hint of pumpkin.

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Terrapin Pumpkinfest from Terrapin Beer Company
Beer rating: 3.68 out of 5 with 923 ratings
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