RATINGS: 1843   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 258   ABV: 8.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pumking is an ode to Púca, a creature of Celtic folklore, who is both feared and respected by those who believe in it. Púca is said to waylay travelers throughout the night, tossing them on its back, and providing them the ride of their lives, from which they return forever changed. Brewed in the spirit of All Hallows Eve, a time of the year when spirits can make contact with the physical world and when magic is most potent. Pour Pumking into a goblet and allow it’s alluring spirit to overflow. As spicy aromas present themselves, let it’s deep copper color entrance you as your journey into this mystical brew has just begun. As the first drops touch your tongue a magical spell will bewitch your taste buds making it difficult to escape the Pumking.
2007 - Brown Label 7.9% ABV w/text & logo on bottlecap
2008 - Brown Label 9.0% ABV w/text & logo on bottlecap
2009 - Orange Label 9.0% ABV w/text & logo on bottlecap
2010 - Orange Label 9.0% ABV w/logo only on bottlecap
2011 - Orange wood grain background label 8.6% ABV and Southern Tier logotype in two lines.
2012 - Same as 2011 label 8.6% ABV, silver/black/white bottlecap.
2013 - Same as 2012 label and bottle cap 8.6% ABV, date stamp in green text.
2014 - New label design w/orange/white/green, 8.6% ABV

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3.8
raymow (1865) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 8, 2018
bottled - cloudy orange color. Great pumpkin aroma. Sweet pumpkin flavor. Good stuff.

4.1
shawnmurphy (667) - Plattsburgh, New York, USA - DEC 3, 2017
12-ounce bottle pours clear orange-gold with a tiny spritz of off-white head and the tiniest bit of lacing. Aroma: caramel, faint pumpkin pie spices. Flavor: malt-forward (caramel, butterscotch), cinnamon nutmeg, allspice and vanilla with a finishing spicy bitterness. Mouthfeel: full-bodied; slick on tongue; egg nog creaminess.

3.5
Erzengel (9779) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - NOV 24, 2017
2011er vintage bottle from my cellar. Smooth mild nose. The beer starts mild and smooth, round and refreshing. Easy to drink, mild and fruity. Long smooth and mild refreshing aftertaste. Sessionable and mild. Nice! Light with lots of pumpkin.

3.5
Beerhunter111 (23281) - Beerland, GERMANY - NOV 24, 2017
Bottle shared with Erzengel! A almost clear dark golden beer with a small off-white head. Aroma of cinnamon, dry spices, pumpkin. Taste of sweet cinnamon, pumpkin, red malt, herbs, low bitterness.

3.3
GlasgowTAD (2007) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 17, 2017
Bottle thanks to Ben. Pours clear copper with a little white head which soon recedes. Aroma is pumpkin, spice and a bit of hay aroma. Taste is pumpkin spice, harsh spice bitterness and not much else going on.


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