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RATINGS: 1735   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Brooklyn Brown Ale, made exclusively with American ingredients, won Bronze medals at the Great American Beer Festival in the Strong Ale Category in 1991 and in the American Brown Ale Category in 1992. Brooklyn Brown uses pale, crystal, chocolate, and black malts to attain a complex creamy texture. It is more heavily hopped than its British forbears.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (3017) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2005
Medium lasting beige head. Red-brown body. Sweet and malty aroma. Malt flavour with notes of lemon. Bitter aftertaste. OK - but not extra ordinary.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerOrg (2145) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - NOV 9, 2005
Pours reddish brown with a thin wispy tan head. Aroma of toffee, sweet caramel, hint of raisins. Taste is lightly toasted, notes of walnuts, brown sugar, and some citric floral hoppiness in the finish. Medium bodied with medium/high carbonation. Good, but I don’t think it’s 84%tile good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
punkeedo (498) - Covington, Louisiana, USA - NOV 5, 2005
I’m only slightly surprised by this one’s rating. Stout-ish, b/c of a soy sauce and cinnamon taste. Not much head, but nice and dark. OK.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JonMoore (1964) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2005
Bottle. Dark brown with a creamy beige head. Sweet, nutty, malt aroma. Taste is of malts, nuts, chocolate and caramel with a nice light bitter finish. Quite a light, foamy mouthfeel. A good brown ale.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerMountie (117) - Placentia, Newfoundland, CANADA - OCT 30, 2005
Oct. 30th, 2005 - Bottle. Rich dark brown color. Nutty taste. Very plesant ale.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
xray (50) - Bloomfield, New Jersey, USA - OCT 29, 2005
29JUL05-Bottle. Pours a dark reddish brown. Small, short lived, thin beige head. Weak but pleasant sweet aroma. A very dry, weak, almost watery ale, even for a brown ale.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TINOZACCA (146) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - OCT 29, 2005
This is a great brown ale. The body is thick with a nice dark color, and a nice lasting head. The aroma and flavor is all malt, and has a strong nuttiness to it. There is also some sweetness from chocolate. The aftertaste is strong and lasting with a nutty flavor. A very good November beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
johndoughty (4157) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2005
Pleasant brown appearance with a quite sweet straight forward flavour.Nice but not very distinctive.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hazmatt (363) - Virginia, USA - OCT 21, 2005
Bottle. Dark brown. Nice head/lacing. Sweet aroma. Nice, malty sweet, somewhat nutty, well rounded.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tiggmtl (4548) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 19, 2005
Malt forward aroma is lightly nutty with notes of citrus. Clear dark brown body with low tan head that lasts well. Nutty, malt forward flavour with some herbal citrus notes and fair finishing bitterness. Medium body with moderate carbonation. Bottle sampled at a bar in Copenhagen around the corner from Øl Baren.


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