Tequestavus For The Rest Of Us | Tequesta Brewing Company

no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
no score
Send samples

Brewed by:
Tequesta Brewing Company
Florida, United States

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Heatwave33 on 02-04-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

For Trade:
User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 5
Photo of Alieniloquium
3.26/5  rDev -14%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

128 oz. growler poured into a shaker pint.

Appearance - Murky reddish brown body. Medium off white head.

Smell - Very Belgian. Yeasty. Phenolic. Spicy. The pumpkin does take center stage though.

Taste - Pumpkin less prevalent. More pumpkin spice. But the Belgian yeast provides most of the flavor, perhaps to its detriment. Sharp yeasty flavors with a little bit of pumpkin behind it. Cinnamon finish.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. High carbonation.

Overall - I find a lot of Tequesta's Belgian styles to have a sharp and acidic yeast profile. I prefer their regular pumpkin to this.

 586 characters

Photo of Rifugium
3.83/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

First had: on tap at the Corner Cafe, Tequesta, FL

A little late (early?) in the year for a pumpkin ale, but okay, I'm game. Murky burnt orange pour, with a small beige head that sank to a thick ringlet and left a bit of lacing on the glass. In the nose, caramel malts, cinnamon, pumpkin, nutmeg...nice typical pumpkin spice aroma, but not quite as tantalizing as many of its contemporaries. Taste reflected the nose, nutty malts, caramel, pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, not overdone or sweet. Medium body, moderate carbonation, 9%ABV barely detectable. A good middle-of-the-road pumpkin ale overall.

 607 characters

Photo of Heatwave33
4.12/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from tap into a TBC Pint Glass with a rim job.

Color: Very murky brownish-orange with a tan head.

Smell: Cinnamon, brown sugar, nutmeg, allspice and pumpkin.

Taste: Cinnamon, nutmeg, pumpkin, brown sugar, allspice, slight hop and alcohol.

Mouthfeel: Good carbonation, slightly coarse and a slight dry finish.

Overall: Can hardly tell it is 9% ABV. This could be a very dangerous beer if you love pumpkin ales. It is ridiculously tastey and well balanced. It's the bigger, badder version of Oh my Gourd. Cheers.

 532 characters

Tequestavus For The Rest Of Us from Tequesta Brewing Company
3.79 out of 5 based on 5 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.