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Cannery Knucklehead Pumpkin Ale

Brewed by Cannery Brewing Company
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Penticton, Canada


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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Nothing says fall better than this gnarly, spiced-up brown ale. We added 250 pounds of roasted knucklehead pumpkin along with traditional fall spice to this seasonal ale. Not your average knucklehead’s ale!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cards04 (2510) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 14, 2015
Nice pumpkin ale. Aromas of vanilla, pumpkin, warm spice and bubblegum. Flavours of pumpkin, some sour, nutmeg. Notes of vanilla. Solid.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
northropfrye (2973) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 12, 2015
Dark copper body white head soapy lacing. Sweet grain and a touch of vanilla and pumpkin spice aroma. Taste is pleasant fall spice, sweet, but a little too subtle, maybe some banana notes in there. Over all decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ljthiessen (969) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 6, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy amber-brown pour with an off-white head. Aroma is malty, pumpkin pie and caramel. Flavour is surprisingly light - caramel, light bready notes, and pretty subtle pumpkin and spice. Slightly watery finish. Underwhelming.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Crit (3657) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 25, 2015
Hazy deep amber,beige head. Nose & palate of pumpkin pie spices, but vague or no actual pumpkin noticeable.Drinkable but not memorable

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pictoman (842) - British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 3, 2015
Poured from 650mL bottle. Clear brownish yellow with minimal beige head. Aroma has a heavier pumpkin spice and malt nose. Flavour of deep caramel malt, nutmeg and cinnamon. Body is a bit light though.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
lbcgreg (60) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 10, 2014
Strong nutmeg aroma. Cloudy brown appearance. Strong pumpkin flavor with some roasted malt finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pintbypint (3150) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 14, 2013
650ml brown bottle. Coppery colour, thin white head. Lots of cloves in the nose, caramel. Taste has caramel, bit of earth, cloves. Malty finish with a bit of spice and light bitterness. Medium body with fine carbonation. Overall, an OK pumpkin beer, nothing special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DuffMan (8628) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 10, 2013
Bottle, shared with Rockley. Nice auburn body with a compact off white crown. Nicely spiced with decent pumpkin character, but a tad on the sweet side. Half a bottle was enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
reebtogi (5190) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 7, 2013
650ml bottle pours a pale amber color with a finger of white head that settles quickly leaving no lacing on the glass. Aroma is pumpkin with some nutmeg and possibly allspice. Taste is a pumpkin fruity and malty sweetness with a spiciness and herbal bitter finish. A decent pumpkin brew for the holiday season. Quite enjoyable, but not spectacular.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lagerboy (1737) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 2, 2013
Bomber. Clear dark copper, small foamy tan head settles and mostly lasts. Spice/herb/vegetable aroma. Taste of pie spices, nutmeg mostly, some faint pumpkin. Caramel malts kick in after a bit. Soft carbonation, light bodied, low hopped. Hardly gnarly, but a little earthy and dirty towards the finish. LBW (Lagerboys Be Wary) ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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