HAD02: Pumpkin Beer

Today, we're talking all about pumpkin beer, its origin, some good picks, and the crazy timing of seasonal beers nowadays. 

Articles mentioned in this episode:

News: Stone Brewing's Greg Koch moving from CEO to Chairman and two craft breweries are bought

Pumpkin Power: The Rise and Reign of Pumpkin Beer

Pumpkin Beer History: Colonial Necessity to Seasonal Treat



  • Beer: The Great Pumpcan

  • Brewery: MadTree

  • Style: Spiced Ale

  • ABV: 7.9%


  • Beer: Jack ‘O’ Shandy

  • Brewery: Traveler Brewery

  • Style: Pumpkin Shandy

  • ABV: 4.4%


  • Beer: Barktoberfest Lager

  • Brewery: Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

  • Style: Marzen lager

  • ABV: 6.0%

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We would like to thank Alan Robinson for the show music and Len Peralta for the album art.

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