Does anybody who has tasted this beer have any ideas? Here is what the Sam Adams website says for the profile.
Flavor: Rich & smooth with a roasty maltiness and hints of molasses & caramel. Full and sweet from teh pumpkin and warming spices that are complemented by earthy UK hops.
Color: Rich copper, 25 SRM
Original Gravity: 20.7° Plato
Alcohol by Vol/Wt: 8.5%ABV – 6.6%ABW
Calories/12 oz.: 288
Malt Varieties: Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend, rye, Special B, and smoked malt
Hop Varieties: East Kent Goldings and Fuggles
Special Ingredients: Real pumpkin, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and allspice
Yeast Strain: Samuel Adams ale yeast
Availability: Limited Release
First Brewed: 2011