Originally Posted by mikeyk12
I read on a forum post once that pumpkin ales take forever to carbonate. A guy said his didn't carbonate for 3 months. I would google pumpkin ale carbonation and you'll find loads of info.
Thanks. I will certainly look that up. As for the prime dose tablets, they seemed to do the trick. After 2 weeks, good carbonation in the beer.
Head retention is not great, but I think that has more to do with the glass than the beer?