RATINGS: 601   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
"Pugsley’s Signature Series is named after Shipyard Brewing Company’s master brewer, Alan Pugsley.”

A big bodied beer with a light coppery orange color and pleasing aroma of pumpkin and nutmeg. Pale Ale, Wheat and Light Munich malts combine with the natural tannin in pumpkin and the delicate spiciness of Saphir and Hallertau Hops to balance the sweetness of the fruit. To fully experience all the flavors, this beer is best enjoyed at 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

First Brewed: August 2009
Available: August - October
Malt Style: 2-Row British Pale Ale, Malted Wheat, Light Munich
Yeast: Top-Fermenting English
Hops: Willamette, Saphir
Color: Coppery Orange
OG: 1.088

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demannu (451) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 14, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 15, 2015 I get more of a space baked apple then pumpkin in the nose. Pours a copper color and rests in glass with a amber tint. Active carbonation, fizzy short lived head, slight foam ring through out drink, some lacing. Smooth soft palate, medium feel. Flavor overall good. Mild pumpkin with moderate spicing. Not amongst my favorite pumpkin beers.

tsd08460 (1193) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - AUG 9, 2015
Aroma: nutmeg, pumpkin, cinnamon, alcohol, caramel, Appearance: clear dark gold, thin off-white head Taste: medium sweetness, lightly bitter, pumpkin, spices Palate: medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, long finish, Tasty, will be buying more

Iznogud (3926) - CROATIA - JUL 4, 2015
Bottle, 650 ml from Vrutak. courtesy of and shared with JFK10000. Pours cloudy orange with white head. Sweetish, spicy, pumpkin.

blutt59 (6565) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle, copper orange color with white foam, nutmeg and pumpkin nose, flavor is slightly sour, nutmeg, spices, malt, pumpkin flesh, light finish

Brewfoolery (38) - California, USA - MAY 17, 2015
22oz purchased in California. Pours cloudy copper with medium head that fades quickly. Nose has slight oxidative note that clears in a bit. Spices dominate the ale underneath, but malt eventually appears. Hop notes are well matched to malt bill and stand up to spices. Not a big fan of any spiced pumpkin brews, but this is a well done example

Trolleo (1622) - Pula / Zagreb, CROATIA - MAY 12, 2015
Hazy amber color, medium sized white head. Spicy aroma, caramel, some malty sweetness, resin. Taste of caramel, pumpkin, spices, lots of sugar, some cinnamon notes. Creamy texture, medium body, soft carbonation. Extremely long spicy caramel and pumpkin finish. Alcohol is very well hidden. This was my first pumpkin beer ever, it was really hard to even think about what to expect, but I could get used to them real quick.
(Vrutak 0,65l bottle)

rdixon77 (2874) - Georgia, USA - APR 19, 2015
Old rating. Disappointing pumpkin beer....lots of nutmeg and spices. Decently sweet and malty. Just generic boring pumpkin beer.

Moooooser (32) - Indiana, USA - MAR 29, 2015
An enjoyable beer I picked up in Boston. Definitely worthwhile to try, but not a standout in the pumpkin beer category.

alexanderj (3605) - Branson, Missouri, USA - MAR 27, 2015
Bombré; poured an orange Amber color with an off white head. Aroma of rotten veggies, spices and booze. A pretty spicy upfront with a doze of sweetness. Lingering finish. A bit medicinal

ogivlado (7866) - Zagreb, CROATIA - MAR 17, 2015
Bottled 650ml. -at O’Hara Zagreb. Golden coloured, minimal white head, light perfumy nose. Sweet malty, alcoholic, unbalanced presence of cinnamon and sugar with some caramel in rather sweet and sticky finish. Not my type.

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