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Pumpkin Beer | O'Fallon Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
O'Fallon Brewery
Missouri, United States
ofallonbrewery.com

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Like pumpkin pie in a bottle...we add 136 pounds of real pumpkin to the three-barley mash and then season the finished beer with cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves.

11 IBU

Added by maxpower on 10-10-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#35,234
Reviews:
246
Ratings:
624
pDev:
17.03%
Bros Score:
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Pumpkin Pie in a bottle. I am absolutely obsessed with fall and plan to drink one of these each day of October. I love it!

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look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Poured from a 12 ounce bottle into a tulip glass for maximum pretentiousness.

Appearance: Beer pours a golden copper color (or alternatively, a dark amber color) with a vague haziness. Head is thin and wispy, and pure white. Much like pumpkin pie.

Smell: Right out of the bottle (out of the fridge) it's not very appetizing...but after a few moments of warming up, the pumpkin flavor blasts through accompanied by the perennial cinnamon and nutmeg additions that are a part of pumpkin pie. As a pumpkin ale, it smells perfect.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Slightly buttery going in, it begins fizzing on the tongue. With the fizziness comes a great deal of pumpkin flavor, with an even amount of buttery sweetness and herbal spice. Aftertaste is beautiful, all that's missing is the crust and whipped cream.

Overall: A great dessert beer and a great fall beer. I am definitely picking up a six-pack of this when the harvest moon rolls through. VERY tasty, and well done.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thank goodness for September!! The early fall seasonals start to come out and I get to enjoy one of my favorite beers! It looks like they redesigned the label. It's now black background with brown maple leaves and a jack-o-lantern. I have had this beer for years now and really enjoy this one. I finally remembered to review it! Duh.

A: Pours a wonderful hazy orange with a white-ish head that dissipates down to a persistent ring that produces slight lacing.

S: This is what I love. This beer has an honest name. Pumpkin and the associated pie spices (nutmeg and cinnamon) are obvious. No pumpkin extracts or candy - this is pie!

T: Once it gets to proper temperature the flavor is out of this world. But I don't need too many words to describe it - liquid pumpkin pie with alcohol content. Good rich flavor that isn't watered down.

M: Medium bodied, good carbonation. I wouldn't call it dry but maybe... You know how your mouth feels after some good cinnamon? That's the feeling. It's not a bad thing. I think it adds to the genuineness of the pumpkin flavor.

D: I love this. I could drink this - slowly - all night long. This is a really fine example of a fall seasonal beer. Of all the pumpkin ales out there this year, don't pass this one up!!

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This is by far one of the best pumpkin beers on the market and absolutely the only one that actually taste like pumpkin pie and in a good way.

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The best fall beer ever...hands down...ever

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Pumpkin Beer from O'Fallon Brewery
Beer rating: 3.64 out of 5 with 624 ratings
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