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RATINGS: 954   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Post Road Pumpkin Ale is a revival of a beer brewed by the early American colonists. Pumpkins were plentiful, flavorful and nutritious and they blended nicely with barley malt. Hundreds of pumpkins are blended into each batch of Post Road Pumpkin Ale, creating a beer with an orange amber color, warm pumpkin aroma, biscuity malt center and crisp finish. Post Road Pumpkin Ale is spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg.


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3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chickenflea (346) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - SEP 19, 2011
UPDATED: SEP 21, 2011 Bottle. Light orange in color, the beer sported a tall foamy white head. Just average aroma. There is a very light pumpkin aroma, but little in the way of spices and malt. The taste is interesting at first but does not finish well with a spicy tanic aftertaste. Medium carbonation.I did not like the first bottle I tried. But after three (on different days) I am starting to see what they are trying to do. It is also not my favorite pumpkin beer. But it still good and unique in that it is not overly malty.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markoijelena (675) - Belgrade, SERBIA - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle 0.355l taste sample at Brooklyn stand Horeca Expo Ghent Belgium 2014.Pour it hazy orange color with medium white head.Taste and aroma sweet pear, spices, coffee, gravy,bitter in the middle.Not bad

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Chopper925 (189) - Gross Gerau, GERMANY - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle. Clear, amber brown color, small to no head. Pumpkin and spice aromas, reminds of german "Spekulatius". Dry taste, good bitterness. Aftertaste is nice pumpkin, cinnamon and spices. Medium body and fresh carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
gegwilson (1447) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2014
Bottle from a deli in Glasgow. Pours amber with a cream head. The aroma a pumpkin and cinnamon. A little too vegatable. The taste is a little odd. Cinamon and spiciness alongside some acidic notes. There’s a vegetable edge to it again. The body is thin. Interesting but not great.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MisoW (1760) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours golden color, white head. Aroma of clove, spicy, pumpkin and ginger. Taste is medium sweet, spicy, clove, pumpkin, medium bitter, ginger.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kraddel (3615) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 30, 2014
Bottle at horecabeurs . Pours clear amber , almost no white head. Smell is spiced , pumpkin , ’speculaas ’( a Belgian coockie ) . Taste is sharp , bitter, pumpkin , fresh . High carbo . Straight and simple, yet not bad .

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alengrin (2425) - BELGIUM - NOV 25, 2014
Typical American pumpkin beer with off-white, dense, sticky head which dissolves quickly and remains stable only around the edge; colour a pretty deep orange blond with brownish hue, clear. Strong cloves aroma, pumpkin soup, cinnamon, orange peel, carrots, meat broth, mango, whisky. Soft fruity taste, mango and peach, orange, quick and long spiciness (retronasal cloves), white pepper touch in the finish, a little bit metallic, pumpkin soup again, grassy and citrussy hop finish, biscuity too. Interesting.

4.2
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Steve2256 (15) - Lathrup Village, Michigan, USA - NOV 22, 2014
Very Nice pumpkin beer here. Copper colored with mild lacing on the glass. Very nice pumpkin smell with just the right amount of spice. I rated this beer high for a pumpkin ale but not as high in the pallet section. Nice going down with just a mild better after taste. My favorite pumpkins are Screamin Pumpkin by Griffins Claw followed by Dogfish Head Punkin Ale and Ichabod. Cheers to you! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuartyboy (713) - SCOTLAND - NOV 22, 2014
Bottle shared with Mr_H a clear copper coloured beer nice flavour of pumkin abd cinnamon slight sweetness nicely ballanced beer

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
mr_h (3069) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 22, 2014
355ml bottle from Appellation Wines, Dalry Road, Edinburgh - clear amber brown, thin bubbly off-white head, malty aroma with a pumpkin presence, no lacing, well balanced, pumpkin prominent in the flavour, carbonation a bit on the high side

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mjp12 (424) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2014
Good pumpkin ale, with balance of spice and pumpkin sweetness. Very drinkable.


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