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RATINGS: 1980   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Punkin' Ale is a full-bodied, spiced brown ale brewed with baked pumpkins, cinnamon, nutmeg, and brown sugar. Dogfish Head Punkin' Ale is named after the annual Punkin' Chunkin Festival held near Lewes, Delaware the weekend after Halloween.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TravHimself (38) - mebane, North Carolina, USA - SEP 25, 2012
Bottle to a pint glass,I’d like to start off by saying that I haven’t had many pumpkin ales nor do I like brown ales but this was recommended to me by a friend so I decided to try it out,pours a rich honey brown with a decent 2 finger off white head that doesn’t stick around long with very low lacing,a lot of bubbles from the carbonation, I get a very spicy nose its all there the cinnamon, nutmeg, brown sugar mixed with a decent amour of malt and faint hints of pumpkin, the taste follows suit with a nice spice notes up front rounding off with a sweet malt backbone this beer doesn’t put the focus on the pumpkin but its there ,has a very nice balance and high carbonation but surprisingly smooth almost creamy on the palate ...this is a perfect session beer for a fall day I didn’t think I would enjoy this but it surprised me all in all a solid fall seasonal ...cheers

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yy0pp (969) - - OCT 8, 2015
Thanks to Adam from Brewhemian beer shop for sharing the bottle. Clear amber color with tiny white head. Aroma - Malty, spicy. Taste - Light sweetness, dry, spice, malts, slight pumpkin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
redtechnj (273) - Williamstown, New Jersey, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Appearance- Clear medium amber, average creamy white head. Average lacing. Aroma- Cinnamon, pumpkin, caramel, malts. Flavor- Sweet but dry, cinnamon, caramel, pumpkin, medium bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fatehunter (1760) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - OCT 3, 2015
Pours no head on a clear straw body. The aroma is pumpkin pie with lots of spices. The taste is mildly sweet. The texture is creamy and soft. It’s fine.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BierMeHoos (383) - Maryland, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Poured from a 12 ounce bottle. Appearance is copper color with a white head. Aroma is nutmeg, pumpkin, brown sugar, caramel. Taste is pumpkin, nutmeg, cinnamon, brown sugar, caramel flavors. Palate is medium full body and average carbonation. Overall pretty good for the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrownALEx (364) - Portland, Michigan, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Aroma of nutmeg, all spice and pumpkin. A clear pour with a white head that dissipates quickly. Taste is more spice and nutmeg. Palate is light bodied. Overall, a good ale, to be honest though I expected more from this brewery, but that says a lot.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tysongillmore (16) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - OCT 1, 2015
I have had this about four years ago and it reminded me of pumpkin pie. I could taste all the typical flavors and now, not so much. It's still good but not as amazing as I remember. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
monk191 (1379) - California, USA - OCT 1, 2015
Amazing spicy aroma of cinnamon and nutmeg. Color leaves a bit to be desired, light straw red with minimal head. Taste is nice spicy, pumpkin with clove, cinnamon and hints of citrus. Pumpkin flavor is good, subtle. Overall a really nice fall beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
melush (1447) - SPAIN - OCT 1, 2015
Tap / Tirador. @ Hackney’s Printers’ Row, Chicago, IL, USA A: Dark amber / Ambar oscuro. T/S: Sweet, pumpkin, cereal / Dulce, calabaza, cereal

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chalumeaux (504) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Poured from bottle dark amber brown with a two finger foamy off white head. Aromas of mild pumpkin spice and cinnamon. Taste is malt cinnamon spices and mild gourd.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dal9000 (331) - Ohio, USA - SEP 27, 2015
Pours dark Amber with a tan head that fades. Aroma of cinnamon and slight pumpkin spice. Initial taste of spices with a slight slight pumpkin taste. The pumpkin builds on the tongue after swallowing. One of the few pumpkin beers that I can have a whole glass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

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