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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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Treebs (872) - , Illinois, USA - OCT 20, 2012
Had on tap on Wild Monk. Served in a pint glass. A: Pours a nice amber color with a solid white head forming on the pour. It recedes to a thin cap that leaves nice sticky lace down the glass. S: Nice combinations of nutmeg and all spice with some background cinnamon. Warm biscuit and some fleshy pumpkin. Great nose. T: Sadly the taste is disappointing compared to the nose. Definitely lager yeast flavors and much bigger biscuit malt flavors. The pumpkin takes a back seat and the spices arenít too pronounced. M: Medium to light bodied with a nice medium carbonation and creamy mouthfeel. O: The nose was great, but I felt like the taste was venturing into Marzen territory. Easily drinkable, but definitely lacking the definitive pumpkin pie flavors in the taste. I had a Schlafly pumpkin ale after this and it just confirmed my experiences. Serving type: on-tap Reviewed on: 10-01-2012

Nero55 (935) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 18, 2017
Bottle. Amber with of white head. Aroma of cinnamon and nutmeg. Medium body, medium sweetness, cinnamon and other pumpkin spices

willisread (3306) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - APR 16, 2017
Old rating. Bottle from Old Town. Pours a clear copper witih a small white head. Light cinnamon and caramel nose. Simple and easy drinking with some lingering cinnamon and clove on the finish. Simple pumpkin beer.

rollinsr (703) - Atlanta, GEORGIA - APR 5, 2017
Pours a clear amber with a thin layer of effervescent head. Aroma is pumpkin spices with apple juice notes. Flavor carries more of the spiced apple cider with a heavy level of carbonation that seems to take away from the flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

Westy1130 (87) - New York, USA - APR 3, 2017
Tried the original before the new BB label. Poured a light yellowish orange with fizzy head. Strong aroma of pumpkin, nutmeg and cinnamon. Light and bubbly on the palate. Pumpkin spice is obviously the dominate flavor. Compliments a thanksgiving dinner very well.

john44 (3071) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2017
Bottle. Amber Gold in colour. Spices (cinnamon & nutmeg) dominate. Sweet malt and light hops. Dry finish. Unpleasant vegetal bitterness in the aftertaste. Not for me. (2008)

sarauckelman (532) - Durham, Durham, ENGLAND - MAR 11, 2017
Clear orange with no head. Sharp spicy aroma of allspice and a hint of vegetation. Rich and malty with a vegetal undertone. Light bodied. Very mellow and well blended.

uckelman (790) - Durham, ENGLAND - MAR 11, 2017
Pours clear amber, ring of head. Aroma is pie spices. Texture is sort of foamy/lively/creamy. Roasty flavors.

The_Osprey (7883) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2017
December 2016 - Bottle share at One Canada Square. Thanks Fergus! As íPost Road Pumpkin Aleí. Amber orange, translucent, foamy tan head, dotted lacing. Aroma is pumpkin spice, nutmeg, clove, ginger, toffee and fudge. A bit like one of those pumpkin lattes which are so popular nowadays. Body is smooth with soft carbonation. Taste is papery, nutmeg, woody peppery finish with some clove, quite dry. OK. (3.0)

GarrettB (1583) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 27, 2016
October 25th, 2014 - Under the heavy red light of the bar, this beer is more a candy apple red, but I suspect given the style itís more orange in nature. But whether or not itís one shade or another on the spectrum, the head is clearly visible, with a nice mottled, webby texture, and enough grip to cling to the glass well after a sip. The aroma is hard to get in the bar thanks to aroma pollutants, but the flavor is clear and clean. Itís mostly dry, more like a cracker, with a very faint pumpkin touch, playing in the background instead of shouting in the foreground.

SG111 (1764) - New York, USA - DEC 26, 2016
Best by 02/17. Pours pretty golden amber, clear, orange tinged white head. Aroma is lots of cinnamon, pumpkin spice, nutmeg. Very nicely pumpkin spiced. More than I expected. Flavor is sort of generic ale, cinnamon undertones, nutmeg, earthy, some pumpkin, but Iíd call it mostly cinnamon and nutmeg. Kinda bitter finish for a pumpkin beer. Fine. Itís a pumpkin-spiced beer. Not particularly roasty or malty. Not too sweet. Not the best pumpkin beer Iíve ever had but I would drink it again.

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