Pumpkinhead (Shipyard Brewing Company)

Style: Pumpkin Ale 4.5% ABV OG: 1048 Hops: Hallertau, Willamette Malts: 2-Row British Pale Ale, Malted Wheat, Light Munich Yeast: Top-Fermenting English Brewer’s Note: “Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale is crisp and refreshing wheat ale with delightful aromatics and subtle spiced flavor.” (Note: This bottle may be old. It was in a fridge, now it is in my stomach.  Take the review as you like) The beers … Continue reading Pumpkinhead (Shipyard Brewing Company)

Pumking (Southern Tier Brewing Company)

Style: Imperial Pumpkin Ale 8.6% ABV Brewing Notes: 19 Degrees Plato, 8.8 Degrees L, 2-row Pale Malt, Caramel Malt, Pureed Pumpkin, Kettle Hops: Magnum, Aroma Hops: Sterling The bottle is interesting.  The obvious black and orange color scheme with white lettering is nice, as are the bats that change from black to orange.  I also like the “pumking” graphic, as it is properly creepy.  The … Continue reading Pumking (Southern Tier Brewing Company)

Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale (Coors Brewing Company)

Style: Pumpkin Ale 5.7% ABV   The overall Blue Moon logo with the moon and the pumpkins present in the label are an interesting artistic style that is aesthetically pleasing.  It definitely feels washed out and mass-produced, but it looks nice.  My complaint with the bottle, as always, lies with the over abundance of boring text on the side of the label.  The font for … Continue reading Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale (Coors Brewing Company)