Blue Point Pumpkin Ale | Blue Point Brewing Company

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Blue Point Pumpkin AleBlue Point Pumpkin Ale

Brewed by:
Blue Point Brewing Company
New York, United States

Style: Pumpkin Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our golden orange-colored Pumpkin Ale is brewed with pumpkin and spices to produce a delicious taste of fall. This mild ale has little bitterness and a malty backbone. The spicy characteristics take the lead in this roasty beer and its tremendous depth of character will keep you warm during the fall season.

Added by Gmann on 09-11-2010

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Ratings: 426 |  Reviews: 128
Photo of thedoubler55
2.75/5  rDev -18.4%

A: Pours a light copper in color with a transparent body, slight off white head at the top that left some lacing around the glass.

S: The aroma up front is spicy, bread, and nutmeg and some cinnamon coming through as well, lots of stuff going on here not to much balance.

T: Slightly like the nose, more malts than pumpkin flavors, nothing pronounced on the tongue, but not a terrible flavor.
M:Medium mouthful feel, slight carbonation and a slight tingle.

Overall: Simple beer, no crazy flavors coming through, refreshing, not terrible tasting.

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Photo of fugazidps
3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

Photo of Treyliff
3.47/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

12oz bottle, poured into pint glass

A- pours a crystal clear bright golden color with a one-finger creamy off-white head that retains nicely after the pour, leaving some lacing behind

S- sweet brown sugar aroma up front with notes of wet grain, cinnamon, allspice & nutmeg. Also picking aromas of wet leaves & earth

T- slightly sweet & malty base with notes of caramel, subtle notes of cinnamon and nutmeg kick in, leading to a dry finish with just a hint of cinnamon on the finish

M- medium body & carbonation lead to a big creamy mouthfeel that continues into a crisp finish, high drinkability

O- this drinks more like a pale ale flavored with cinnamon, rather than a pumpkin ale. It does have high drinkability though, but the avid pumpkin fan will be left looking for more flavor

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Photo of RavenForBeer
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of waiting4lunch
3/5  rDev -11%

Photo of Mike099
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of Maltyduo
2.92/5  rDev -13.4%

Photo of Sillyprototype
3.12/5  rDev -7.4%

Photo of Dirty_Island
3/5  rDev -11%

Photo of OtisCampbell007
2.25/5  rDev -33.2%

Photo of dmorgan310
3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of Spectre1966
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of rdeitch21
3.6/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of kkazemi
4.25/5  rDev +26.1%

Photo of david18
3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of Jobin_24
3/5  rDev -11%

Photo of JMartuci83
4.92/5  rDev +46%

Photo of Timmmmaaayyy
2.2/5  rDev -34.7%

Photo of iheartmyTHO
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Basically it's ale with a bit of pumpkin and pumpkin spice flavor. I liked that you could still taste the ale, but it wasn't the best tasting of ales. The mouthfeel was light and the carbonation was enjoyable.

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Photo of R11415
3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

Photo of Benson10
1.96/5  rDev -41.8%

Photo of SwG237
3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

Photo of DuffDaddy
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Mixed six from ABC. Subtle notes of pumpkin in a very good ale. Blue Point has yet to disappoint.

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Photo of Matt_Felix
3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of dahlen22
3/5  rDev -11%

Got this one for 1.50.

Aroma: Nothing spectacular.

Taste: Tastes like an Oktoberfest with some small amounts of the usual pumpkin flavors. Finishes with bread, a slight zest, and dry.

Overall: Nothing special, but nothing terrible either. To me, it tastes more like an Oktoberfest than a pumpkin ale, but it was cheap and easy to drink. Would not seek out again.

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Blue Point Pumpkin Ale from Blue Point Brewing Company
3.37 out of 5 based on 426 ratings.
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