Before smoothie IPAs and pastry stouts, the original polarizing beer style was the pumpkin beer. The seasonal superstar has legions of loyal fans who eagerly await fall’s bounty of pumpkin beers, while another contingency sees it as part of the infamous “pumpkin spice takeover” of autumn.
At the American Homebrewers Association, we know there is a time and a place for just about every beer style! We’ve compiled 7 of our favorite beer recipes that include additions of pumpkin and/or pumpkin pie spices.
FG: 1.009 (2.3°P)
ABV: 8.9% by volume