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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.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
QuezXLV (400) - Virginia, USA - MAR 2, 2013
Pleasant aroma but nothing too overpowering. The taste is kind of chalky and a bit bitter. Not a big fan of this one. - Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Mjp12 (411) - 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?

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
commonshawn (424) - - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle. Brown color. Little aroma. Malty with bitter finish. Pretty average and typical for the style. Not impressive.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
commonmac (385) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfearnley (1047) - 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.

   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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GSAP (510) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GuideDogSaint (425) - Xiamen, CHINA - NOV 8, 2014
355ml bottle from Tasty Life Songbai. Pours dark brown with a dissipating off white head. Fruit and caramel aroma. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
conway (1580) - - NOV 1, 2014
Bottle. Dark ruby with little head. Dominated by chocolate, roasted malt and a lot of dark fruit sweetness. Not as balanced as I expected but ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
NallePalle (141) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 26, 2014
Bottle, Clarion Gillet Uppsala. Interesting features, complex aroma. Somewat thin texture, but on the whole pleasant.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewGoblin (448) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - OCT 25, 2014
Quite complex, a Brown Ale for the ages! Good luck finding a better looking example of the style, this Brooklyn beast is the acme of brownishness with a pulchritudinous light brown head. The smell and the flavour are interwoven inimitably, roast malts, sweet brown sugar, molasses, cigars and nuts. Some bright tart cherry and fruitcake sweetness make the rounds as well. A wonderfully substantial but easy to drink body and mid carbonation round out this beauty’s glory.

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