Schlafly - (Special Release) Pumpkin Ale - ABV 8 %

Pours a medium copper with a smallish head. It has a big cinnamon & pumpkin aroma which is quite nice. In the flavor the cinnamon leads the way but the pumpkin follows right behind as does the nutmeg & clove. This beer is reminiscent of a pumpkin pie & the sweetness is right on. I didn't know much about this beer so I was surprised how good it was and equally shocked that it rings in at 8 % ABV. It has a fairly big spice profile but I think it's balanced nicely with just the right sweetness level. 

Rating of 8.2 out of 10 in the pumpkin ale category.

 

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