Pumpkin Ale

Description:
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%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 1298) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Pumpkin AleLong Trail Brewing Co.5.503.52425-
Imperial Pumpkin Brush And Barrel SeriesLong Trail Brewing Co.8.003.72423-
Imperial Pumpkin SmashCrown Valley Brewing & Distilling Co.10.604.02419-
Blue Point Pumpkin AleBlue Point Brewing Company6.003.36418-
Hipp-O-LanternRiver Horse Brewing Co.8.103.77413-
Country PumpkinIthaca Beer Company6.303.72399-
St-Ambroise Citrouille (The Great Pumpkin Ale)McAuslan Brewing5.003.6737980
Great Pumpkin AleCambridge Brewing Company4.403.9535896
Pumpkin Pie LustNew Glarus Brewing Company5.503.72356-
Tröegs Master Of PumpkinsTröegs Brewing Company7.403.48354-
Headless Heron Barrel Aged Pumpkin Spice AleCentral Waters Brewing Co.8.504.1330-
Small Patch Pumpkin Harvest AleTommyknocker Brewery5.003.32325-
Pumpkin AleCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.503.62288-
Funky PumpkinBoulevard Brewing Co.5.803.78286-
Braaaiins! (Pumpkin Ale For Zombies)Spring House Brewing Company7.103.83274-
Jacques Au LanternEvolution Craft Brewing Company6.303.7324590
Imperial PumpkinLakefront Brewery, Inc.9.504.17241-
Painted Ladies Pumpkin Spice AleTyranena Brewing Company7.503.78239-
Devious Imperial PumpkinFegley's Bethlehem Brew Works9.003.67233-
Kennebunkport Pumpkin AleFederal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub4.702.88231-
Wasatch Pumpkin AleUtah Brewers Cooperative4.003.622379
Fisherman's Imperial Pumpkin StoutCape Ann Brewing Company11.003.94215-
Pumpkin AleRivertown Brewing Co.5.003.53208-
Harvest Time Pumpkin AleBig Boss Brewing5.503.71204-
Brandy Barrel-Aged Imperial Pumpkin AleLakefront Brewery, Inc.9.504.16203-
Barrel Aged Frog's Hollow Double Pumpkin AleHoppin' Frog Brewery8.403.83195-
Pinchy Jeek BarlAnderson Valley Brewing Company8.503.66192-
PumpkineaterHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company8.003.88191-
Baked Pumpkin AleLancaster Brewing Company7.503.89188-
Wasatch Black O'LanternUtah Brewers Cooperative6.503.72186-
DeviousAllentown Brew Works9.003.79186-
Pumpkin AleOnion Pub & Brewery / Wild Onion Brewing Co.5.403.38178-
Krunkin PumpkinKarbach Brewing Co.8.503.69176-
Cottonwood Pumpkin Spiced AleFoothills Brewing Company - Downtown Brewpub5.303.61176-
Gruntled PumpkinRJ Rockers Brewing Company8.503.3168-
The Gourd StandardFlying Dog Brewery6.703.6216780
Wick For BrainsNebraska Brewing Company5.403.6163-
Screamin' PumpkinGriffin Claw Brewing Company6.003.95156-
31DuClaw Brewing Company5.103.61155-
Rogue Farms GYO Pumpkin Patch AleRogue Ales5.603.87153-
Punk' In Drublic Imperial Pumpkin AleCoronado Brewing Company8.003.77146-
Johnny Rails Pumpkin AleErie Brewing Co.6.503.44145-
SpookyBlue Mountain Brewery8.203.68144-
XibalbaWicked Weed Brewing8.203.99143-
Pumpkin AleHorseheads Brewing Inc.6.604.15142-
Pumpkin AleKern River Brewing Company6.003.71142-
Pumpkin SmasherBig Muddy Brewing6.003.72139-
Shipyard Bourbon Barrel Aged Smashed PumpkinShipyard Brewing Co.11.403.89139-
Pumpkin PorterFour Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery5.003.66136-
GORED!Avery Brewing Company5.303.59136-
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