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Old 10-08-2010, 07:54 PM   #1
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Default Favorite Pumpkin Ale this year?

I've tried quite a few so far, but I have one bottle sitting in my fridge I hear trumps all other Pumpkin Ales this year: Southern Tier Pumpking. Obviously, I won't say it's the best since I haven't had it yet, but what has been your favorite Pumpkin Ale this year?

Say what you will, but DFH Punkin is seriously outstanding this year. Kudos to whatever they've changed from last year.


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Old 10-08-2010, 07:56 PM   #2
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I think Southern Tier does a good job a replicating a piece of pumpkin pie. But, I think it's a little over-spiced. It's got a great after taste, but the initial spice it just too much for me.


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Old 10-08-2010, 08:28 PM   #3
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Tried about 5 so far.. Shipyard's Pumpkinhead was probably my favorite although a little heavy on the cinnamon.

DFH's is probably second favorite for me.
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Old 10-09-2010, 02:13 AM   #4
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I've tried quite a few so far, but I have one bottle sitting in my fridge I hear trumps all other Pumpkin Ales this year: Southern Tier Pumpking. Obviously, I won't say it's the best since I haven't had it yet, but what has been your favorite Pumpkin Ale this year?

Say what you will, but DFH Punkin is seriously outstanding this year. Kudos to whatever they've changed from last year.
try a punkin mixed with a 90 min. AMAZING. bartender at a dfh alehouse put me on to it.

i like brooklyn's pumpkin beer a lot.
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Old 10-10-2010, 02:19 PM   #5
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I really like O'Fallon Pumpkin.
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Punkin ale is first so far for me. SA harvest pumpkin is good too.
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Old 10-11-2010, 02:22 PM   #7
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Tried about 5 so far.. Shipyard's Pumpkinhead was probably my favorite although a little heavy on the cinnamon.

DFH's is probably second favorite for me.
I really could not get into shipyards, i did not get pumpkin pie at all, to me it came off tasting like tooth paste, and call it a mental block if you will, i just coudnt wrap my noodle around such a light colored pumpkin beer

Southern tier was fantastic, hoping to get my hands on some DFH soon to try!
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+1 to Pumpking. I have a bottle in my fridge saved for tonight's game.
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Old 10-12-2010, 12:26 AM   #9
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Punkin ale has been the best for me so far.
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I love Post Road and Pumpking.


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