From Elysian Brewing out of Seattle Washington comes their “Night Owl Pumpkin Ale” tried on tap in Richomond at O’Hare’s. The beer pours an amber colour with an off white head. The aroma of this beer is of earthy pumpkin (not sweet more veg), malts with nutmeg and clove. The flavour of this brew is of earthy pumpkin with cinnamon, nutmeg, bready malts, clove and ginger. The beer comes in at an alcohol content of 6.1%.
Beer notes “Brewed with 150 lbs. of pumpkin in each batch. Made with Pale, Munich and Crystal malts green and roasted pumpkin seeds, pumpkin in the mash, boil and fermenter. Bittered with Horizon hops. Spiced in conditioning with nutmeg, clove, cinnamon, ginger and allspice.”