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Brooklyn Lager, the Brewery's flagship label, is New York's "hometown" beer, brewed to a pre-Prohibition recipe that dates back to the days when Brooklyn was the brewing capital of the East Coast. Brooklyn Lager has won numerous awards. Wrote Michael Jackson in the Simon & Schuster Pocket Guide to Beer: "The dry-hopped, fresh, flowery, firm, flavourful, Brooklyn Lager **-*** started well, in 1988, and has gained in character since."


2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ippers (31) - - MAR 28, 2015
Brooklyn lager uit de fles. Amber kleurig biertje. Smaak is ook verder niet veel aan af te doen. Een typisch Amerikaanse pils smaak

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dutchbeerpages (1704) - Wilnis, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2015
Immediately clear what style it is. Great vienna style lager with great flavor, flowery, so much better than other 5% beers.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thanatosti (1050) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 27, 2015
35.5 cl. bottle @ home, bought @ Albert Heijn Culemborg. Clear amber with a thin white head. Malty aroma with some hops. Taste is medium bitter, mouthfeel is light. Lively carbonation and a nice clean finish. Wonderful thirst quencher.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PeatyPete (444) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 27, 2015
Amber coloured with white foam head. Fruity aroma. Smooth malty taste with medium bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
funcut (334) - SIBENIK, CROATIA - MAR 27, 2015
Na povratku iz Ploca nakon ragbi utakmice zaustavili se u Makarskoj i tamo sam pronasao pivnicu sa dobrim izborom piva ..eto silom prilika nisam bio bas pri novcu pa sam kupio samo ovu i jos jednu pivu ...steta ...uglavnom ovo je nekakvo klasicno americko pivo koje nije bas ugodno za ispijanje ..plus je sto je ispijena uz more na suncan dan ...

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
commonmac (508) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 26, 2015
UPDATED: MAR 27, 2015 Tap pour in a pint glass at Pub 819. Copper/amber color with minor head. Relatively showing off some lacing. Aroma of caramel and malt with a slight unpleasant funk. Taste leans on the malt characteristics with a sweetness that?s strange. Tastes heavy...mealy. Minor bit of hops come through but biscuit and cereal are the stars. Not really a beer I would seek out. I could envision this as a fallback if nothing else available.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Franksv6 (377) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - MAR 26, 2015
Copper colored beer with a small white head, little carbonation. Taste is yeast, some hops, fruit and some citrus. Aftertaste is some bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Wim (2996) - Weelde, BELGIUM - MAR 26, 2015
at my home amber coloured body with an off white head and with a citrus floral malt hops aroma a herby fruity malt hops dry bitter taste with a bitter finish

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nihtila (1157) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 25, 2015
30.10.2013. Karamellinen lagerin tuoksu, hieman sitruksinen. Maku jatkaa samalla linjalla, hedelmäisyyttä myös, raikas. Pehmeä hyvä lager, helposti juotava.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maakun (1072) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 25, 2015
Bottle shared at home. Golden with white head. Light dry spices at first with dry biscuits, cake, peach, dried plums. Endive bitterness with some grass. Dry at first with some sweetness coming through and ending light bitter. Medium bodied. Bit chalky feel. Nice, but the palate is not my thing.


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