Schlafly Pumpkin Ale | The Schlafly Tap Room

Schlafly Pumpkin AleSchlafly Pumpkin Ale
BA SCORE
90%
Liked This Beer
4.2 w/ 2,301 ratings
Schlafly Pumpkin AleSchlafly Pumpkin Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The Schlafly Tap Room
Missouri, United States
schlafly.com

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our Pumpkin Ale blends the spices of the harvest with full-bodied sweetness for a beer that tastes like pumpkin pie. Pounds of pumpkin form a malty foundation that supports the fall flavors of cinnamon, nutmeg and clove.

While pumpkin beers were produced in the early days of the American colonies, they were different from the pumpkin beers we know today. Colonists used pumpkin and squash as the fermenting medium, since malted barley was scarce. Once malt became more readily available, it replaced these alternatives to grain. In the 1990’s, American craft brewers reintroduced the style to the delight of pumpkin beer drinkers.

16 IBU

Added by maxpower on 09-16-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,063
Reviews:
575
Ratings:
2,301
Liked:
2,071
Avg:
4.2/5
pDev:
11.67%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
402
Gots:
521
Trade:
7
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 2,301 |  Reviews: 575
Photo of MagooBrew
4.75/5  rDev +13.1%

Out of several Pumpkin/Spice beers I've tried, this is absolutely the best yet. Schafly has yet to produce a beer that wasn't outstanding.

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Photo of SixPack6
4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of dark3d0
4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

Awesome pumpkin ale

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4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

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4/5  rDev -4.8%

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4/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of Liverocks
4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of KnoxBeerSnob
4.8/5  rDev +14.3%

Photo of masterofsparks
3.75/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of Tonerelia
4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

A-Pours orange with a thin white head which quickly dissipates

S-Aroma is a strong pumpkin with clover and cinnamon.

T-Taste is cinnamon, clover, and pumpkin it is almost like they have poured the pumpkin filling in the beer bottle.

M-Mouthfeel is balanced and nice carbonation.

O-Overall I like this beer it prefect for your pumpkin ale fix

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Photo of Fordknox
3.84/5  rDev -8.6%

Photo of DjRon
3.75/5  rDev -10.7%

Very strong with alcohol smell/taste. But great flavor. Better then most.

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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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4.35/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.6/5  rDev -14.3%

Photo of EEscobar
4.42/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Hopamania
4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

Photo of orcrist_cleaver
4.21/5  rDev +0.2%

A: Dark buckwheat honey, caramel-amber in appearance. Nice 2 finger egg white head. Dissipates in <5 min but nice. (4.75)

S: Subtle, but you get the whole pumpkin pie smell. Full graham cracker smell, savory cinnamon sweetness, nutty pumpkin squash. Herbaceous and green smelling, slight metallic. Nice lacing. (4.25/5)

M: Medium body, slick and slightly creamy. Moderate carbonation with lots of carbonation that makes it zesty and fuses the zesty, fruity with the savory and sweet spicing (4/5).

T: Cinnamon, clove, and allspice. Vanilla smooths the palate, and then earthy pumpkin comes in. Floral and herbal hops, subtle perfume. Nice spiciness, drying cinnamon and crusty flavor gives needed body (4.25/5)

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4.36/5  rDev +3.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +13.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

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3.84/5  rDev -8.6%

Photo of Tim725
4.44/5  rDev +5.7%

Schlafly Pumpkin Ale from The Schlafly Tap Room
Beer rating: 90% out of 100 with 2,301 ratings
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