Pumpkin Beer is Upon Us

Pumpkin Beer Is Here

Now that it is Fall, we can "officially" begin to enjoy all of those craft pumpkin beers (even though they've been out awhile).  Here is a list of all of the pumpkin beers you can find in the metroplex.

My Top 5:
Punkin Ale - Dogfish Head
Fat Jack Double Pumpkin Ale - Sam Adams
Gourdzilla Pumpkin Ale - Deep Ellum Brewing Company
Punk'n - Uinta Brewing Company
Pumking Pumpkin Ale - Southern Tier Brewing Company

The Locals:
These are your local options for anything pumpkin
Gourdzilla Pumpkin Ale - Deep Ellum Brewing Company, Dallas, TX
Pumpkin Ale - Fire Wheel Brewing, Rowlett, TX
Punkel Pumpkin Spiced Dunkel- Lakewood Brewing, Garland, TX
Visionary Brew 2014 - Rahr Brewery, Ft. Worth, TX

The Classics:
These are the tried and true pumpkin beers from across the country
America's Original Pumpkin Ale - Buffalo Bill's Brewery, Hayward, CA
Punk'n - Uinta Brewing Company, Salt Lake City, UT
Punkin Ale - Dogfish Head, Milton, DE
Rogue Farms Pumpkin Patch Ale - Rogue Ales, Newport, OR

New Players:
These are some of the newer players in the last couple years
Pumpkick (2013) - New Belgium, Fort Collins, CO
Wilhelm Scream Pumpkin Ale (2014) - Magic Hat, South Burlington, VT

Darker Variations:
Some breweries have taken unique twists on the traditional pumpkin beer
Black O'Lantern Pumpkin Stout - Wasatch Brewery, Park City, UT
Pumpkin Porter - Alaskan Brewing Company, Juneau, AK
Warlock Pumpkin Imperial Stout - Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, NY

The Imperials:
Available pumpkin beers with a little extra 'kick' to them
Fat Jack Double Pumpkin Ale - Sam Adams, Boston, MA
Oak Jacked Imperial Pumpkin Ale - Uinta Brewing Company, Salt Lake City, UT
Pumking Pumpkin Ale - Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, NY

Others Available:
Other pumpkin beers (and even a cider) that you can find around the metroplex
Ace Pumpkin Cider - Ace Cider, Sebastopol, CA
Post Road Pumpkin Ale - Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY
Pumpkin Ale - Wasatch Brewery, Park City, UT
Pumpkinhead Ale - Shipyard Brewing Company, Portland, ME
UFO Pumpkin Ale - Harpoon Brewery, Boston, MA