Forget Pumpkin Spice Lattes: You’ve Got Pumpkin Beer (Photos)
‘Tis the season for all things pumpkin oriented. Pumpkin cookies, pumpkin pie, pumpkin spice lattes (we’re looking at you, basic girls), and…pumpkin beer! As with beer in general, there is a great debate as to which pumpkin flavored beer you should give your allegiance to. And with the number of craft breweries at an all time high, it is nearly impossible to determine which beer does the pumpkin justice. So to make your quest for the perfect pumpkin beer a little less hard, here are ten different pumpkin beers you should try this Fall. Get ’em while they’re here!
Also, these are ranked in no particular order…so don’t get all bent out of shape, beer nerds.
1. Pumking – Southern Tier Brewing Company
Brewed in Lakewood, NY, Pumking contains a bit of pureed pumpkin in addition to Magnum and Sterling hops. At 8.6% ABV, this pumpkin ale gets an outstanding rating and has a slightly sweet taste amid the light spices.