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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.45/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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We put the Punk in the Dunkel. Dunkels are dark lagers with a smooth malt flavor. We kick it up with some pumpkin spice for an easy drinking German session beer. Perfect for those fleeting Texas fall days spent watching the grackles fly south to their favorite grocery store parking lots.


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3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 13, 2012
On tap @ wfpl, orange amber pour, no head, pumpkin spice aroma. Flavor is pumpkin, little earthy cocoa, thin finish


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
skinnycheeks (14) - - FEB 1, 2014
its punkel time! grab your punkel swing ’er to an’ fro. Hehaw i like pumpkins and beer

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3014) - Dayton Area, Ohio, USA - DEC 26, 2013
6-pack picked up at Cheers with Zac. I was surprised by the lower ratings here because for me this was a nice pumpkin brew. I liked how it wasn’t just overpowering spice. This had some of the vegetal pumpkin notes to add some depth. Plus the base dunkel was nice too. I would happily buy this each fall/winter.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
llcooldave (1032) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2013
Pours a dark leathery brown in the glass. Spicy pumpkin spice aroma. Flavor of toasty malt with an aftertaste of more spicy malt notes like a dark pumpkin spice bread with a touch of molasses. Overall, an extremely delicious brew. Thanks BarZigKin!

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tcuhaimes (10) - fort worth, Texas, USA - DEC 7, 2013
Very deep reddish brown color with an off white head. Taste of subdued Pumpkin Spices, dark malt. Pleasant mouth feel. One of the better pumpkin beers I’ve had. also I don’t really even enjoy pumpkin beers, but this I would try again

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ilovedarkbeer (2198) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 2, 2013
Pours a reddish brown color with a medium sized head. Notes of milk chocolate, pumpkin pie spice, cold air, and brown sugar.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alcamp99 (55) - McKinney, Texas, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Nice autumn seasonal offering from local brewer. Spicy as advertised. Hearty dunkel. Another Lakewood hit. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kevinator (716) - The Colony, Texas, USA - NOV 1, 2013
Not a bad mix. The aroma of dark malts and pumpkin hit the nose. It has a nice caramel color with a white head. Palate is average weight with good carbonation. It also had a smooth character. Flavors were blended well and subdued in a good way. It allowed the Dunkel side of the malts to come through without hitting you over the head with pumpkin. Some spice on the finish. A good offering.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dfinney23 (1423) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 29, 2013
Nice twist on the usual pumpkin beer. The pie spices blend nicely with the dark bready dunkel base.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cavie (3672) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - OCT 17, 2013
Tap at Zios. Pours a dark brown color that is fairly murky. Some rosy highlight. Aroma has lots of spice, almost too much spice. Flavor also has lots of bittering spice with a bitter finish. Malty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sammer (1006) - Plano, Texas, USA - OCT 11, 2013
Bottle. Huge aroma of autumn!! Taste is baking spices, light smoke and grass. Very solid pumpkin style beer.


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