Pumpkin beer

Go for the gourd! Yes, there's pumpkin beer to be had.  Of course, these craft brews are seasonal so you'll be able to crack open a cold come October. <i>Wen Lie</i>!!<br>
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<h5 style="infobox_subhead">Pumpkin beers </h5>&#8226;Pumking Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, N.Y. 9 percent ABV. Pumpkin pie aroma, pumpkin pie spices mix with malt in this sweet seasonal.<br>
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&#8226;Punkin' Ale, Dogfish Head Brewing Company, Milton, Del. 7 percent ABV. A beautiful brown ale with hints of nutmeg and cinnamon, but the spice is much quieter than in most pumpkin brews.<br>
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&#8226;Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin Ale, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100101022030700" title="Easton (Easton, Pennsylvania)" href="/topic/us/pennsylvania/northampton-county-%28pennsylvania%29/easton-%28northampton-pennsylvania%29/easton-%28easton-pennsylvania%29-PLGEO100101022030700.topic">Easton</a>, Pa. $10.99 a four-pack. Big pumpkin pie spice aromas - cinnamon, nutmeg - and the taste mirrors the aroma.

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Go for the gourd! Yes, there's pumpkin beer to be had. Of course, these craft brews are seasonal so you'll be able to crack open a cold come October. Wen Lie!!

Pumpkin beers
•Pumking Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, N.Y. 9 percent ABV. Pumpkin pie aroma, pumpkin pie spices mix with malt in this sweet seasonal.

•Punkin' Ale, Dogfish Head Brewing Company, Milton, Del. 7 percent ABV. A beautiful brown ale with hints of nutmeg and cinnamon, but the spice is much quieter than in most pumpkin brews.

•Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin Ale, Easton, Pa. $10.99 a four-pack. Big pumpkin pie spice aromas - cinnamon, nutmeg - and the taste mirrors the aroma.

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