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RATINGS: 1941   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 207   ABV: 6.9%
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Brooklyn East India Pale Ale, originally a summer seasonal, has been getting raves since becoming a year round offering in 1996. Garrett Oliver, a student of English brewing and beer history, uses English malts and hops to brew his EIPA in the classic, heavily-hopped style of the 19th century beers created for British soldiers serving in India.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (12876) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 22, 2011
Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is caramel and moderate hoppy - grapefruit. Flavor is medium sweet and rather bitter. Finish is quite bitter and dry. Had it with a burger at a cafe and it was too bitter to go with the food, but you can’t blame the beer for that. 220211

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (12821) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2003
(Stockholm Beer Festival 2003) Golden color. Aroma is elder, some citrus. Flavor is sweet, not much bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koelschtrinker (12131) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - OCT 4, 2011
Dunkler Hopfenantrunk mit leichten Getreidenoten. Schnell wird der Hopfen geringer, das Bier sogar etwas muffig. Dann eher getreidig als hopfig, trocken, geringfügig blumig. Blumig-bitterer Abgang. 7/10/9/10/8/9

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chrisv10 (12130) - DENMARK - JUN 19, 2009
12oz Bottle. Light amber body with small head. Hops and some malt in flavour.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bhensonb (12128) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 12, 2008
Bottle from Vintage Cellar. Lots of hop, and it seems more resin than citrus. Light amber color with a flattened white head. Medium body with very mild carbonation. Flavor is well balanced between malt and hop. Not too strong. Just right. The hop seems to finish a bit floral. A delightful brew.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (12112) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 12, 2006
(Bottle, BB 03/07) Pours a clear amber body with a small white head. Aroma of citrus, caramel, syrup from canned pineapple, and light florals. Flavor of hops, caramel malt, and nuts.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (12060) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 7, 2007
Bottle. Dark golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, hop, malt. Flavour is fruit, hop, sweet, malt.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11955) - Washington DC, USA - APR 28, 2002
English hops in the aroma let you know where they’re going with this beer -- far away from California and the Northwest styles of IPAs. Take a sip and you know the aroma was legit -- this sucker’s got some bite. Some maltiness to help balance the flavor somewhat, but only somewhat.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tmoney99 (11677) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - FEB 18, 2006
Bottle. Poured deep amber with an average white head that diminished slowly. Heavy hoppy citrus aroma. Medium body with a slick texture. Good crisp hoppy flavor with a solid bitter finish of long duration. Good pleasing bitter brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Christian (11610) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 19, 2004
UPDATED: MAR 4, 2009 Orange beer with short-lived head. Rich aroma of roses, grass, peach and strawberries. Hops-dominated bitter flavour with an almost tobacco’ish dryness on top of a little fruityness. Long lasting hop bitter aftertaste.


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