8 Pumpkin-Free Craft Beers to Drink This Fall

October 27, 2015

Not all great autumn craft beers are flavored with pumpkin.

The same debate among beer drinkers arises every year.  As the weather starts to cool and evenings get longer, opposing parties firmly square off against each other and argue whether or not pumpkin beers are the most delicious elixir created or the worst beverage ever invented by a brewmaster.

Most in the know feel pretty strongly one way or the other about pumpkin beers. Fans espouse the usually malty spicy sweetness, while haters declare the beers unbalanced and cloying and claim that pumpkin beers are simply a marketing ploy…