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RATINGS: 1833   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Turtles (1985) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2016
Bottle from føtex food, Copenhagen. Dark brown with an off-white, medium size head. Malty chocolate aroma, caramel and coffee. Crisp and smooth mouthfeel, mild carbonated. Malty and sweet taste, chocolate, toffee, hazel nut and coffee. Dry finish with mild cocoa bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TedE (985) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 6, 2016
355ml bottle into shaker. Pours a deep copper with a solid cream-coloured head. Laces well. Malty nose, touches of toffee and fruit. A bit of a sour zing, a little hop bitterness, a hint of smoky malt. A bit ephemeral but certainly easy drinking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lmojoh (344) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 2, 2016
Flaske 0.35L på Bark Spiseri og Bar. Farge klar mørk brun litt rødlig, med lys beige skum som forsvinner fort. Lukt syrlig frukt malt. Smak syrlige plommer, røstet malt, karamell. Mye syrlighet i starten, det ble bedre underveis. Alt i alt en god øl

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Purdyd (20) - Fairfield, Connecticut, USA - AUG 1, 2016
Brooklyn Brown Ale has a nice crisp aroma upon opening. It has a great color and a very fresh Taste. I would call this a hearty beer. It had a hint of caramel and a slightly bitter finish. I would rate the head as overall average. I'm not a huge brown ale fan, but I did like this one. It's a solid brown ale ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ulrikolsen (338) - DENMARK - JUL 22, 2016
Bottle. Pours clear darkish brown with offwhite head. Aroma is malty with some caramel and roasted malt yet hoppy with some grassy notes. Taste is primarily malty with caramel and light roasted malt and a hint of chocolate. Taste has some hoppiness with grass, hay and straw. Finish is quite bitter and dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ndburns (166) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 20, 2016
330ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours mid brown with small tan head. Aromas of malt, caramel, some leather. Similar flavour, big caramel hit up front, some hoppiness coming through later.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
AaronTDubs (337) - - JUL 11, 2016
Dark brown color. Lovely aroma of chocolate and hops. Taste was a letdown, like most brown ales. Dry, hoppy, spritzy, with some lemon, roasty, and hop flavor. Probably tastes good with grilled food.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gehbe (229) - Vilnius, LITHUANIA - JUL 7, 2016
Pours clear brown with medium light brown head, little lacing. Nose of coffee and toffee, also notes of chocolate, caramel, malt and a little herbal flavor. Tastes more bitter than sweet, bitterness is rather roasty with some roasty acidity as well. Palate is fairly dry, medium carbonation. Midway between brown ale and stout, with a nicely balanced flavor that is not overwhelmed by roastiness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
wilza320 (23) - - JUN 11, 2016
On tap at Stirling Hotel. The head does dissipate quite quickly, beautiful malty, biscuit aroma with a very smooth full bodied mouthfeel. Extremely smooth, extremely drinkable. Probably my favourite brown ale in this ABV range

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
17Beer (217) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 11, 2016
Big scents of malt, licorice and bread. Pours a dark, opaque brown with a tan head. Tight bubbles and dissipates after time. Good lacing. Starts big with falvors of caramel and burnt toast. But it has a short, abrupt finish with a sour that doesn’t linger. Light carbonation. All in all like a good but unassertive porter. Quite nice.

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