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Formerly known as Pennant Ale '55...Brooklyn Pennant Pale Ale '55 is a classic English pale ale, brewed with the prized Maris Otter Malt and Fuggles, Willamette and Cascade hops. Maris Otter is an old malt variety that yields an incomparable biscuity flavor. Pennant is chesnut-colored, medium in body with a hearty malt palate and smooth hop finish. This beer is a tribute to Brooklyn’s world champion baseball team.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
solidfunk (4914) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Had a taster of this at a liquor store a while back. Light barely aroma, very light hops with only notions of citrus. Light bitter sour finish. Brown pour.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
berkshirejohn (4975) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2014
12oz bottle of Brooklyn Pennant Ale ’55 from Wegman’s, Buffalo, NY. Golden amber with a ring of white head; caramel aroma; sweet biscuity body; and some more caramel to finish. More a Vienna lager than an EPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MissPxx (693) - - APR 18, 2014
Gorgeous chestnut and caramel aroma. Great dusky red appearance. Midly cloudy. Very nutty taste with tingly taste on the tongue. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 14, 2014
Fra fad, på Spotted Pig, som Brooklyn Spotted Pig Bitter. Håndpumpet fra cask og helt flad. Maltet. Karamel, toffee. Lav bitterhed. Vandig. Kedelig. Lod halvdelen stå.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
freretoc (1055) - Besançon, FRANCE - APR 12, 2014
Bu en bouteille de 35.5cl, couleur dorée belle mousse, gros goût de litchi puis de liquide vaiselle frustrante en fin de bouche...

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1861) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2014
Aroma: caramel malts, light flowery hops. Appearance: light clear amber, thin white head. Taste: light sweet and sweet. Palate: citrus flavours coming up, maybe some peach, getting a bit bitter. Overall: OK EPA. Pint at the Brooklyn Grill at the O2, London.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
574deadzone (1163) - North Central, Indiana, USA - MAR 29, 2014
As "Pennant Ale ’55," best by Aug 2014. Pours deep golden to amber with a fair creamy khaki head that settles quickly and leaves a few touches of lace. Very subtle nose of mild toasted malt and some fruit, perhaps a bit of dust. Somewhat sweet, a bit tart, mildly bitter. Medium bodied, fair action, oily, with a lengthy toasted and tart fruit finish. Certainly drinkable, pleasant if not very exciting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kwik-lime (1459) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2014
On tap at Woody’s in Kingston. Malty with big hints of caramel and dark fruits. Lightly hopped but a very enjoyable beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lusikka (6874) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 23, 2014
330 ml bottle as Pennant Pale Ale. Pours a copper colour with a small head. Aroma of biscuit, some raisins and caramel. Flavour of biscuit, caramel, mellow grassy bitterness and and tangy citrus. Medium bodied, surprisingly smooth mouthfeel and very soft carbonation. Mellow and smooth. Easy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (3576) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 22, 2014
bottle. pale amber with small head. medium malt body with biscuit and caramel. mild english hops. decent EPA.

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