6 Pumpkin Beers You Must Try This Fall

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Pumpking: Southern Tier Brewing Company
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Pumpking: Southern Tier Brewing Company
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Drink up this liquid, alcoholic version of pumpkin pie, complete with the flavors of clove, allspice, cinnamon, nutmeg, and even pie crust.

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Pumpking: Southern Tier Brewing Company

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Dogfish Head Punkin’ Ale
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Dogfish Head Punkin’ Ale
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Try this balanced, brown ale with hints of brown sugar and the real pumpkin flesh it’s made with. The name comes from a southern Delaware competition called "Punkin’ Chunkin’" that involves catapulting the gourds, according to the Dogfish Head website.

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Dogfish Head Punkin’ Ale

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Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin Ale
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Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin Ale
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This pick is great for drinkers craving those autumn spices without too much sweetness. Enjoy the tastes of nutmeg and cinnamon without being overwhelmed with a syrup taste.

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Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin Ale

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Schlafly Pumpkin Ale
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Schlafly Pumpkin Ale
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Rich and malty, this is another yummy brew inspired by the creamy, spicy taste of pumpkin pie. It’s made with real pumpkin and butternut squash.

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Schlafly Pumpkin Ale

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Elysian The Great Pumpkin
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Elysian The Great Pumpkin
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What Charlie Brown and friends would drink if they ever came of age, this ale honors the Great Pumpkin by putting pumpkin flavor front and center. A strong drink that goes lighter on the spices.

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Elysian The Great Pumpkin

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Brooklyn Brewery Post Road Pumpkin Ale
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Brooklyn Brewery Post Road Pumpkin Ale
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Inspired by pumpkin beer made in colonial times, this ale invokes pumpkin and spices, as well as a stronger taste of hops compared with most other pumpkin ales.

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Brooklyn Brewery Post Road Pumpkin Ale