Release Elysian Punkuccino - September 2014

Discussion in 'Beer News & Releases' started by PunkPeach, Jul 25, 2014.

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  1. PunkPeach

    PunkPeach Initiate (169) Feb 13, 2014 Pennsylvania
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    From their Facebook Page, "Punkuccino Coffee Pumpkin Ale - Our newest addition to our specialty pumpkin beer line-up. Coming September 2014." Sounds pretty tasty!

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  2. Treyliff

    Treyliff Poo-Bah (2,972) Aug 10, 2010 West Virginia
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    Must have! Pumpkin a Spice Latte?
     
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  3. Dil_thebeerdrinking_do

    Dil_thebeerdrinking_do Disciple (339) Jan 21, 2014 Georgia
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    If someone wants to ship one out that would work too lol
     
  4. Cubatobaco

    Cubatobaco Crusader (717) Jan 27, 2013 Virginia
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    I swore off pumpkin beer for the upcoming year, but this looks like a must try. Their Night Owl is really good.
     
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  5. TruePerception

    TruePerception Defender (630) Aug 30, 2013 California

    Could be good...
     
  6. PunkPeach

    PunkPeach Initiate (169) Feb 13, 2014 Pennsylvania
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    Can't wait to possibly go to their brewery in September. Perfect pumpkin beer time!
     
  7. beertunes

    beertunes Poo-Bah (4,566) Sep 24, 2007 Washington
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    Oh, two of my least favorite flavors in one beer. I can't wait:rolleyes:. Are we sure this isn't a co-brew with Rogue, and will come in a pink bottle?;)
     
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  8. imbrue001

    imbrue001 Aspirant (213) Aug 6, 2010 Pennsylvania

    psssh, Rogue couldn't hold Elysian's jock strap bro
     
  9. Lordquackingstic

    Lordquackingstic Disciple (375) Jun 14, 2011 New York
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    Elysian is the king of pumpkin beers, in my opinion. Stoked for this. I'm seriously considering flying out to their great pumpkin beer fest this October.
     
  10. Vogt52

    Vogt52 Initiate (0) May 25, 2014 Maryland

    Definitely going to have to try this
     
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  11. briandaube

    briandaube Initiate (0) Jun 1, 2012 Delaware
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    Any word on the distribution of this? Would love to get some in Delaware.
     
  12. PunkPeach

    PunkPeach Initiate (169) Feb 13, 2014 Pennsylvania
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    I would imagine it will be part of their pumpkin four pack this year with Night Owl, Dark O' Moon, and The Great Pumpkin!
     
  13. LiquidAmber

    LiquidAmber Poo-Bah (4,745) Feb 20, 2009 Washington

    I'll grab this for sure. The Great Pumpkin is not only my favorite pumpkin ale, but one of my favorite all time beers. I never miss Dark O' the Moon either.
     
  14. busternuggz

    busternuggz Zealot (528) Mar 9, 2008 California

    This sounds pretty awesome. If anyone has access to Elysian and would like to set up a trade for this ahead of time, drop me a line.
     
  15. spitshaded

    spitshaded Initiate (0) Nov 12, 2012 Virginia

    I had this at Snallygaster last Fall. It's pretty tasty stuff. Wish we got Elysian in VA.
     
  16. JohnnyMalts

    JohnnyMalts Initiate (160) Jul 28, 2014 New York
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    This sounds delicious. I LOVE pumpkin beers. Pumpkin beers are what got me into craft beer, and exploring what the wonderful world of craft beer has to offer. I would love to get my hands on a bottle or two of this. Does Elysian distro to New York?
     
  17. makeminerandom

    makeminerandom Initiate (0) Jan 11, 2014 Pennsylvania

    My only reason for trying this would be the hope that the coffee might tame the pumpkin flavor. Have never had Great Pumpkin, but I find Night Owl overbearing and too squashy. I like my punkin subtle.
     
  18. ONovoMexicano

    ONovoMexicano Poo-Bah (2,791) Jun 14, 2012 New Mexico
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    Almost a full page of comments and nobody has freaked out about the premature release date/talk of pumpkin beers? Oh hell, here goes. I'm still in gose/Berliner Weisse mode and will be until the first New Mexico freeze. No pumpkin talk till then, k thanks.
     
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  19. Soup27

    Soup27 Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2013 Delaware
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    Really! It's july here! Why are we ovetc
     
  20. Soup27

    Soup27 Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2013 Delaware
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    Sorry, smart phone noob, why are we seeing pumpkin beers in July? Used to be at least August!
     
  21. Homebrew

    Homebrew Devotee (434) Sep 5, 2012 Connecticut
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    If anyone can send me that 4pk mentioned above Ill get u a ship label. Definetly a must try
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  22. tmbgnicu

    tmbgnicu Zealot (517) Mar 15, 2014 Pennsylvania
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    That's fucking crazy, a pumpkin beer that is dropping in Sept. Pumpkin beers should be released in July.
     
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  23. Salvatron

    Salvatron Initiate (0) Jul 29, 2014

    Add it to the list!
     
  24. musicman7070

    musicman7070 Disciple (357) Aug 26, 2012 New Jersey
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    Just when I said that I wasn't going to buy pumpkin beers, and something like this comes out. Dang it! It'll only be Punkuccino and Pumking. That's it.
     
  25. 57md

    57md Poo-Bah (2,257) Aug 22, 2011 Pennsylvania
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    Punkuccino sounds delicious.


    I must say that I cannot quite understand Elysian’s distribution footprint. I can get some Elysian seasonals regularly here in PA (including Night Owl), but I have been searching for the Great Pumpkin for years and I just can’t seem to find even a single bottle.


    I feel like Linus.


    Any wisdom on this.
     
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  26. CyriousBeer

    CyriousBeer Initiate (125) May 7, 2013 New York
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    I had this on draft last. For pumpkin beer lovers, it is as amazing as it sounds. The coffee is light - nutty and chocolate-like. And it's got a creamy mouthfeel. It's the pumpkin spiced latte God intended.
     
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  27. BeerVikingSailor

    BeerVikingSailor Defender (619) Nov 19, 2009 Ohio

    This sounds super delicious! Heard it was poured at the Elysian Great Pumpkin Beer Fest last year and was a big hit, hence it is now coming out in bottles.....as a MAJOR Pumpkin beer aficionado, I find Elysian beers to be some of the best out there.....this will be their 10th Pumpkin Beer Festival this October 3-4 this year.....thinking of going out to Seattle for it this year! Enjoy!
     
  28. BigSwigs

    BigSwigs Initiate (0) Jan 17, 2012 Colorado
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    That label is just awesome! I would definitely buy a poster or t shirt with that on it
     
  29. HammerOfTheGods

    HammerOfTheGods Initiate (0) Aug 27, 2011 Massachusetts

    My thoughts exactly.

    Out of all new autumnal releases this year, this is the one I'm most excited for.
     
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  30. EgadBananas

    EgadBananas Initiate (0) Mar 18, 2009 Louisiana

    The exclusion of allspice is a breathe of fresh air!
     
  31. JMS1512

    JMS1512 Champion (823) Feb 18, 2013 New Jersey
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    Pfft. We have Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin sitting in our warehouse already. (Hangs head in shame).
     
  32. Wrex68

    Wrex68 Initiate (0) Aug 18, 2013 Washington

    This sounds awesome! Can't wait to get some
     
  33. vurt

    vurt Defender (617) Apr 11, 2004 Oregon

    And Stumptown coffee, no less. Looking forward to trying this.
     
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  34. malfunxion

    malfunxion Savant (903) Dec 14, 2012 New York
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  35. jeevo

    jeevo Aspirant (287) Nov 1, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Has anyone seen this yet? This sounds like the beer of my girlfriend's dreams. I see a fair share of Elysian stuff where I'm at, but I haven't heard of this being released yet.
     
  36. thufflife

    thufflife Zealot (536) Sep 30, 2005 Missouri
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    that sounds amazing. Got to work a trade out for some of that
     
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  37. Cronkite11

    Cronkite11 Aspirant (257) Sep 20, 2013 Colorado
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  38. generallee

    generallee Meyvn (1,312) Apr 5, 2008 New York

    I would love to try this beer if I can find it.
     
  39. Phobicsquirrel

    Phobicsquirrel Devotee (480) Oct 1, 2013 Oregon
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    hope it's good, sounds good though.
     
  40. rronin

    rronin Initiate (178) Jul 4, 2005 Washington

     
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