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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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
HenriqueBraga (125) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - JAN 18, 2015
Marrom claro com nuances de vermelho. Aromas de café, tosta, chocolate amargo, caramelo. Na boca há a presença de lúpulo. Corpo médio-baixo. Amargor médio, final seco.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Florya (626) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 17, 2015
How: Bottle Appearance: Dark brown, beige head Aroma: caramel, toast, nuts, floral. Palate: medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Muggus69 (1395) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - JAN 16, 2015
355mL bottle from Beer Cartel BB Attractive looking beer; clear ruby body with dense beige head. Offers generous quantities of malt; toast, cocoa, toffee, distinct nuttiness, with a good helping of spicy, citrusy American hops. Medium bodied, bit of chewy texture to it, moderately high carbonation. Nice depth of malt character - toffee, browned toast, subtle roast grain, with a grass hop hit to boot. Moderate bitterness, dry lingering nuttiness on finish. Decent brown ale, really enjoy the maltiness, kinda wish it had more body, but that’s nit picking.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GreatDane1632 (696) - USA - JAN 11, 2015
Rated based on notes taken on 26 Dec 2014 -- A sample poured from the bottle. A nice color, malty with a noticeable dry-hop aroma. Very nice brown.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maledictum (688) - Pyongyang, NORTH KOREA - JAN 10, 2015
Pours reddish brown with a medium tan head. Nose is malty and slightly nutty. The taste is somewhat sweet with malt and a nutty charcteristic. Very pleasant and very drinkable. Smooth finish as well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zarkam (526) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 10, 2015
355ml bottle from Tallinn Kaubamaja, very dark reddish brown colour, medium frothy mostly vanishing tan head, fair lacing. Moderate to heavy toasty malts with notes of chocolate, bread and coffee with moderate citric and resiny hops. Taste is initally moderately sweet and slightly bitter with a hint of sourness and acidity turning into a moderately bitter and slightly sour finish with an astringent feel. Medium body, slick mouthfeel, average carbonation. Quite a pleasant brown ale with somewhat interesting taste and balanced sour-sweet-bitter taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
spartakbarnsley (67) - St Petersburg, RUSSIA - JAN 8, 2015
On tap at Brooklyn Brewery. This is how I imagine Newcastle Brown Ale would have tasted in the days before mass brewing. Caramel and malt are the dominant notes as expected, but a hop spiciness is definitely present in the finish. Lots of character, and not your typical American beer. As a Brit on tour I enjoyed this!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
weordie (219) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2015
Pours dark brown with little head. Aroma of caramel and malt. Taste is strong of malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VamboladeTolly (511) - Tartu, ESTONIA - JAN 1, 2015
Pours brown with small white head.Aroma of roasted malts, hoppy, coffee, dark chocolate. Taste is nicely roasted with some bitterness, coffee, citrus, something metallic. Good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Brewfoolery (28) - California, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Bottle pour with ruby red on deep brown slight translucent appearance in the glass, with slight head or foam. Aroma has notes of malt and chocolate. Mouthfeel medium body. Crisp finish on slight coffee, toffee base, no sulfur note. Low hop bitterness with no conflict with malt flavors. Dry finish, clean carbonic aftertaste.

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