Pumking | Southern Tier Brewing Company

BA SCORE
90
outstanding
7,501 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company
New York, United States
southerntierbrewing.com

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.60%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
19 Degrees Plato
8.8 Degrees L
2-row Pale Malt
Caramel Malt
Pureed Pumpkin

Kettle Hops: Magnum
Aroma Hops: Sterling

Added by BeerBeing on 08-26-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
7,501
Reviews:
1,951
Avg:
4.01
pDev:
17.21%
 
 
Wants:
513
Gots:
2,216
For Trade:
29
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 7,501 |  Reviews: 1,951
Photo of Rilesmiles
3.63/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of MOARBEEEER
5/5  rDev +24.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of thusmann
4.21/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Lunchboxhead
4.06/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of kkazemi
3.48/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of zrroot
4.16/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of vdub191
3.68/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of evostudios12
3.81/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of weredone
2.47/5  rDev -38.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

One of the worst pumpkin beers in my opinion... couldn't even finish it... tasted like pumpkin dish soap chemicals.

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Photo of Prost76
4.11/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Mattress00
3.76/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of frasergrove
3.89/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of SirDirtJoe
4.2/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Holderness
3.77/5  rDev -6%
look: 3 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

L -- Nice orange color with a basically no head to speak of. Looks still. Not very appealing
S -- The nose on this is unreal. Rice pudding, pumpkin pie spices, cream, pumpkin, malts
T -- Tastes fairly similar to how it smells, but there is a sharp boozy note to this brew that lowers its taste score considerably.
F -- Nice and robust
O -- Definitely not worth the $15 for a 4-pack. Dogfish Head Punkin Ale is a better bet

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Photo of drstalker
3.5/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Vinylboy20
3.79/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chloebc1
4.43/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Oakley
4.07/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Colin32
4.16/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of von_kaiser
4.17/5  rDev +4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Ctb6582
4.21/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Srecko
4.4/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of NickTheGreat
4.04/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L (4.25) - Nice dark orange color. Fairly clear with a fair amount of head.
S (4.5) - Smells good. Like pumpkin, not pumpkin spice. Plenty of malt and low hop aromas.
T (3.75) - Tastes like it smells at first. Nice malty ale taste, but with a little pumpkin at the end. Not the sweet spice you expect in a pie. But at it goes on, you get more of that. Maybe a little heavy on that end.
F (4) - Easy to drink, smooth, all that jazz.
O (4) - I'm not a huge pumpkin beer guy and this is one of the better ones I've had. I honestly would have been fine with a 6 oz pour. I am glad I tried it, but I'm good for the season (or longer)

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Photo of tsan236
4.4/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of digitalflood
3.97/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pumking from Southern Tier Brewing Company
4.01 out of 5 based on 7,501 ratings.
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