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RATINGS: 1761   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   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.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TH28 (254) - - JUN 13, 2015
12oz bottle. Appearance: Dark ruby red, clear, with a nice khaki brown head that lingers. Aroma: Fresh baked bread crust, toffee, and chocolate. Hop aroma not noticeable. Taste: Malt sweetness upfront, with toasted bread crust, caramel, and slight touch of raisin. Finishes with a roasty note on the swallow and moderate hop bitterness. Mouthfeel: Light to medium body with moderate carbonation. Finish: Lingering roasted malt and dry, sticky finish. Overall: Beautiful looking beer with an outstanding, complex malt profile. Hop presence is there, but the balance is definitely toward the rich, toasted maltiness

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nazbion (111) - Tübingen, GERMANY - JUN 9, 2015
Pours brown with thin beige head. Bready and light hoppy aroma. Taste is toasted malts and a bit of caramel, light bitter. Easy drinking, enjoyable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamaty (1248) - Madrid, SPAIN - JUN 9, 2015
Negra opaca. Color coca cola a la luz. Medio dedo de espuma. Aroma a malta tostada, miel y café. Ligera de cuerpo y carbonatación notable. Agradable sabor, con predominio de cafe y chocolate, mezclado también con lupulos florales.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
huineman (417) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 26, 2015
Pours dark brown with ruby shades. Tan head. Very high aroma: cherry, honey, cola, milk chocolate. Fizzy, powerful even though it’s not very high on alcohol contents. Starts a little sweet; ends not very bitter. Interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
lbjor (34) - NORWAY - MAY 25, 2015
Brown colour. Little/no head. Aroma of malt,burnt Wood and honey. Taste of malt,old wood,smoke and alcohol. Creamy feel. A very good beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OsuStu (131) - - MAY 23, 2015
12 oz bottle. Translucent brown pour with a reddish hue. Negligible white head. Aroma is malt and cut grass and a bit of nut and coffee. Dark toffee malts, sour cherries, just a touch of bitterness. Pretty smooth but filmy.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
OnTheTrail (90) - Virginia, USA - MAY 22, 2015
One of the tastiest brown ales I have tried, this beer helped turn me on to brown ales.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cervmagpt (417) - PORTUGAL - MAY 19, 2015
Review based on the BJCP2015 guidelines (style 19C). Bottle 35.5 cl - Batch unknown. AROMA: roasted malt aroma with notes of caramel and some dark chocolate. initial low hop aroma that starts to fade with a pine-like character and remains with a fresh note, balanced with the malt. APPEARANCE: ruby color body and clear. average light tanned head with average retention. TASTE: moderate sweet malty flavour with initial cocoa note, finishing with an almost dry coffe flavour. low bitterness and very low to no hop flavours discernible. PALATE: medium-low body with average carbonation. OVERALL: a nice american brown ale that lacks a bit more hop presence.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
aleksander9 (788) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 18, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 22, 2015 Black with tan head. Caramel, some nuts, floral and earth. Sweet, candy, caramel, some metal and floral finish. Overall: easy to drink. A little boring. Well made

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
MrBlueSky93 (501) - Sutton Coldfield, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 12, 2015
Bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours dark brown, clear, single finger tan coloured head that dissipates quickly. Aroma of coffee, spice, chocolate...Initial taste of nuts, coffee, chocolate, then some spice, caramel. Very nice.


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