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RATINGS: 1687   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.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Namespayne (56) - - DEC 3, 2014
12oz bottle in snifter. Pitch black. Dark red in a bright light. Aroma is sweet, hoppy, fruity, sour. Taste is very nutty, fruity, fizzy, medium dry. Citrusy in an exotic way. Unique. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ADfan (616) - Orange County, California, USA - DEC 2, 2014
The beer pours a dark brown color with a tan head. The beer has a hazelnut aroma with some roasted malts. Taste has some roasted fruits with some malt. Nice finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kraddel (3629) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 30, 2014
Bottle at horecabeurs . Pours dark brown , small white head . Smell is sweet , bit earthy . Taste is chocolaty . Thin, rather weak body . Very tasteless ... ( plus Its funny how they call a 5,6 ABV beer a strong beer )

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hfmejias (824) - Dover, Delaware, USA - NOV 28, 2014
12 Fl. Oz. Bottle. Pours clear, brown, small tan head, no real lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, some dark fruits and caramel. Taste is malty, some sweetness from caramel notes and a very slight hoppiness. Nice, true to the style and quite easy to drink.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Mjp12 (444) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 22, 2014
Rather bland brown ale, had it from the fridge, maybe it would give more flavour at room temperature?

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
commonshawn (449) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle. Brown color. Little aroma. Malty with bitter finish. Pretty average and typical for the style. Not impressive.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
commonmac (414) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle from sampler pack during Office Space anniversary party. Fudge brown color. No real aroma. Taste has some chocolate notes with roasted malt coming through. A little too much bitterness at the end and kind of thin. Not one of my favorites.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfearnley (1080) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 13, 2014
Bottle to wine glass Nutmeg, chocolate, toasted malt, grape, yeast. Deep reddish, thin creamy tan head, some bubbles, no effervescence. Lots of malt, nutmeg, a touch of touch.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hidden_Pooch (409) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - NOV 8, 2014
Pours ruby brown with a nice size tan head. Aroma is of toffee, caramel, leather, and plums. Tastes of toffee, caramel, brown bread, roasted malts, and nuts. Has too much of a light body that is smooth and maybe a little watery. The body kind of ruined it for me.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GSAP (529) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 8, 2014
Beetje dubben waar deze Brooklyn naar toe gaat. Smaak is waterig en blijft niet lang hangen, toch is er duidelijk chocolade, gebrande suikers en licht kruid te ontdekken. Aroma is ook wat vluchtig, maar ook hier kruidige tonen en zoetigheid. Kraag blijft redelijk op, gedronken met hamburger.


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