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RATINGS: 1816   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tiggmtl (4544) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (22242) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 16, 2005
Bottle. Dark brown with a tan head. Has a malty aroma with some caramel and dried fruits, a little roasted tone too. Chocolate in the flaver and caramel and toffee. It has a bitter aftertaste and roasted aftertaste aswell.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bigrond (1499) - factoryville, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 1, 2005
nice sweet and ssmooth. easy drinking - nice mouthfeel as well . I’m going to enjoy ythis six pack

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ayumbomb (63) - Asheville, North Carolina, USA - SEP 30, 2005
This was a solid beer. And the color was amazing (reddish brown). I will admit I was anxious about it being a brown ale, but the taste was so malty and delicious, I got over my misconceptions and superstitions and just enjoyed the flavor of NYC.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SB (334) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2005
On Tap at Bites and Brews, PA
Pours medium dark brown. Malty Aroma. Small off white head. I picked up a fruity notes, and carmal notes from this brew, Smooth, easy finish no aftertaste at first. Bitter toward end. Very drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (7049) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 27, 2005
Jax Beer and Wine - Atlanta, Ga - 12 oz bottle. Pours a medium copper with a thin, but persistent white head. Faint, but fresh toffee aroma. Flavor is slightly subdued with hints of coffee and chocolate and a slight caramel back end. Pick up some furity notes in the aftertaste. Decently thick mouthfeel. A decent brown ale.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ron (3465) - Rochester, New York, USA - SEP 26, 2005
One of my B-day beers. Very dark with a tan head. Way too hoppy for my taste. Way too bitter also.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
masedawg (156) - Statesville, North Carolina, USA - SEP 16, 2005
Almost dirt brown in color with a good light tan head. Good aroma with a slight fruit hint. Pretty bitter brew with a bitter finish on the palate

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bailz316 (228) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - SEP 16, 2005
Pours a dark brown with beige head. Aroma of sweet but a little bland. Flavor is chocolate, smoke. Roasty. Acidic aftertaste. Finish slightly sweet, slightly bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
NachlamSie (3210) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 16, 2005
bottle. Pours a rich, deep brown with a full lasting head. There’s a sweet yeasty aroma with some hops. The flavor is fairly robust for a brown with a good spicy character and a small chocolate roast. Quite a tasty brown, indeed.


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