Pumpkin Ale

Often released as a fall seasonal, Pumpkin Ales are quite varied. Some brewers opt to add hand-cut pumpkins and drop them in the mash, while others use puree or pumpkin flavoring. These beers also tend to be spiced with pumpkin pie spices, like: ground ginger, nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon, and allspice. Pumpkin Ales are typically mild, with little to no bitterness, a malty backbone, with some spice often taking the lead. Many will contain a starchy, slightly thick-ish, mouthfeel too. In our opinion, best versions use real pumpkin, while roasting the pumpkin can also add tremendous depth of character for even better results, though both methods are time-consuming and tend to drive brewmasters insane.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

View the Top Rated Beers: Pumpkin Ale
You've had 0 beers within this style.
Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 1384) - Ordered by # Reviews
firstprev| 1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150 | 151-200  | nextlast
Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Blue Point Pumpkin AleBlue Point Brewing Company6.003.37426-
Hipp-O-LanternRiver Horse Brewing Co.8.103.77418-
Country PumpkinIthaca Beer Company6.303.72399-
St-Ambroise Citrouille (The Great Pumpkin Ale)McAuslan Brewing5.003.6838880
Headless Heron Barrel Aged Pumpkin Spice AleCentral Waters Brewing Co.8.504.13377-
Tröegs Master Of PumpkinsTröegs Brewing Company7.403.51376-
Rum Barrel Aged PumkingSouthern Tier Brewing Company9.603.94371-
Great Pumpkin AleCambridge Brewing Company4.403.9536096
Pumpkin Pie LustNew Glarus Brewing Company5.503.71356-
Funky PumpkinBoulevard Brewing Co.5.803.72341-
Small Patch Pumpkin Harvest AleTommyknocker Brewery5.003.32325-
Pumpkin AleCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.503.61289-
Braaaiins! (Pumpkin Ale For Zombies)Spring House Brewing Company7.103.83283-
Jacques Au LanternEvolution Craft Brewing Company6.303.7325390
Imperial PumpkinLakefront Brewery, Inc.9.504.17246-
Painted Ladies Pumpkin Spice AleTyranena Brewing Company7.503.78241-
Brandy Barrel-Aged Imperial Pumpkin AleLakefront Brewery, Inc.13.404.16239-
Devious Imperial PumpkinFegley's Bethlehem Brew Works9.003.69239-
Kennebunkport Pumpkin AleFederal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub4.702.88235-
Wasatch Pumpkin AleUtah Brewers Cooperative4.003.622979
Pinchy Jeek BarlAnderson Valley Brewing Company8.503.69220-
Fisherman's Imperial Pumpkin StoutCape Ann Brewing Company11.003.94216-
Pumpkin AleRivertown Brewing Co.5.003.53213-
Harvest Time Pumpkin AleBig Boss Brewing5.503.71208-
Wasatch Black O'LanternUtah Brewers Cooperative6.503.71208-
Baked Pumpkin AleLancaster Brewing Company7.503.86203-
PumpkineaterHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company8.003.88198-
Barrel Aged Frog's Hollow Double Pumpkin AleHoppin' Frog Brewery8.403.83197-
The Gourd StandardFlying Dog Brewery6.703.6519680
Devious Imperial PumpkinAllentown Brew Works9.003.79187-
Krunkin PumpkinKarbach Brewing Co.8.503.69182-
Wick For BrainsNebraska Brewing Company5.403.58182-
20 Pounds Of PumpkinBoston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)5.703.75181-
Cottonwood Pumpkin Spiced AleFoothills Brewing Company - Downtown Brewpub5.303.61179-
Pumpkin AleOnion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.5.403.38179-
XibalbaWicked Weed Brewing8.203.99171-
Gruntled PumpkinRJ Rockers Brewing Company8.503.3169-
Punk' In Drublic Imperial Pumpkin AleCoronado Brewing Company8.003.75163-
Screamin' PumpkinGriffin Claw Brewing Company6.003.95158-
Rogue Farms GYO Pumpkin Patch AleRogue Ales5.603.87155-
Johnny Rails Pumpkin AleErie Brewing Co.6.503.44150-
Shipyard Bourbon Barrel Aged Smashed PumpkinShipyard Brewing Co.11.403.89150-
Punkless DunkelNeshaminy Creek Brewing Company8.804.13149-
SpookyBlue Mountain Brewery8.203.68148-
Pumpkin AleHorseheads Brewing Inc.6.604.15146-
Pumpkin AleKern River Brewing Company6.003.72145-
Pumpkin SmasherBig Muddy Brewing6.003.72141-
Pumpkin PorterFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.003.66139-
GORED!Avery Brewing Company5.303.59138-
Pumpkin AleUpslope Brewing Company - Lee Hill7.703.85134-
firstprev| 1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150 | 151-200  | nextlast
  • 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.