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RATINGS: 2055   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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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."


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jukkabro (3484) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 28, 2006
Coppery colored, lively carbonation. Medium sized yellow head. Sweet, caramelly, nutty, hopped, floral and even some bready tones in fine and complex aroma. Medium bodied. Flavor has caramel with fruits, aftertaste has citrus, bitter hops and lasting dryness with some floral tones.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brownaler (378) - Topsail Beach, North Carolina, USA - AUG 22, 2006
Mild hop malt aroma with a hazy golden appearance with a minimal cream head. Taste is well balanced with hops and malt and has a slightly bubbly finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RobertGBG (109) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 19, 2006
Bottle, Sweet fruity smell, Golden, Powerfull bitterness and a hint of citrus, A little too fizzy taste on the tounge

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jayinhk (10) - HONG KONG - AUG 18, 2006
Hoppy and floral. Not skunky. Goes down well. Slightly heavy on the carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Diogène (1066) - Mirabel, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 16, 2006
UPDATED: MAY 10, 2009 Bouteille. Couleur dorée-claire dominée par un moyen collet blanc. Arôme de malt et de houblon floral. Goût bien maltée avec une présence houblonnée florale et une certaine amertume. Corps moyen.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TrevorFloyd (309) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 15, 2006
Big on the malt (as advertised) which had me pleased, it was also nice to see the respectable hop profile presented here. Strong floral hops help balance a semi-sweet, doughy malty flavor. This beer will not blow your mind, but it is a highly enjoyable lager, and reasonably priced and widely available to boot.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pintocb (645) - Darsville, Georgia, USA - AUG 15, 2006
Dark enough to pass for a pale ale. Tastes almost like a PA as well. Delicate malty flavor with a nice helping of hops. Great lager.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MRSHLLmx (7) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 14, 2006 does not count
great lager.. complex enough to enjoy with every sip, but not too complicated to be done after one.. crisp tasty refreshing and simple

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tromboneman (17) - USA - AUG 11, 2006
A very nice lager coming from N.y. This beer makes me think of fond memories of me wanting to run nude beond the fall air of the woods where I can swim for hours in the creeks and springs. Damn that’s a nice lager.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pivnizub (8853) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - AUG 5, 2006
Bottle: Hazy, amber coloured, thin, quite stable foamy head;sweet-malt in the nose with a tinge of liquorice and a quite strong hoppy aroma; moderate to strong bitter flavour, medium bodied: moderate malty and long aromatic bitter finish. Very pleasant and spicy....!


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