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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."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
uckelman (319) - Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
335ml bottle. Pours light amber, cream head with very small bubbles. Aroma is yeast, resin, and lightly citrus. Light body. Lively, but not overwhelmingly so. Dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rollerton (97) - SWEDEN - NOV 22, 2014
From tap at university. Pours two fingers of head. Great aroma with citrus, taste is likewise great, not too light and still easy to drink. A beer that makes us believe in lager beers!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
obe83 (62) - Livorno, ITALY - NOV 21, 2014
Un bel color ramato pulito con una schiuma poca ma persistente, al naso sentori di malto appena accennati (in fondo siamo al cospetto di una bassa fermentazione). La delusione arriva in bocca, dove si percepisce l’ossidazione del prodotto. Peccato perchè in partenza le aspattative erano ben diverse. Da riprovare e rivalutare, magari senza che abbia subito un viaggio transoceanico......

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Block (1520) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - NOV 20, 2014
Not too bad. A pretty sweet and mellow bear. Above average amber lager. Caramel notes in the body and a sweet finish. Some hops but not much.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mikkellund42 (584) - DENMARK - NOV 18, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear amber with small white head. Aroma is dried apricots, winegums, malt, caramel, flowers and lemon. Taste is medium sweet, light bitter and faint acidic. Body oily with good carbonation. Finish is long and light bitter with notes of caramel, malt, apples, grain, lemon, honey and flowers. Very nice lager.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pricey290483 (452) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2014
have had this a few times on tap and bottle a very nice beer not like the other lagers that are available this has some taste very easy to come by they sell it in sainsburys one to have on hand for a hot summers day

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Frode (308) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 15, 2014
Bottle 33 cl.
Amber, off-white head. Hoppy fruits, malt notes. Slightly thinner than expected flavour, but good, with malts, bread and dry bitter hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DJoer (768) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 14, 2014
Medium white head, copper orange golden colour, caramel maple syrup creamy smell, medium carbonation medium bitter, caramel notes some pepper well balanced

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Diabobale (241) - ITALY - NOV 11, 2014
Una buona amber lager. forse unica nel suo stile, è un’americana dalla bevuta facile e dalla buona persistenza

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
blackisle (860) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2014
Bottle 35.5cl. Clear medium amber color, one finger frothy white to off-white head, good retention, nice lacing; aroma sweet malts, bit roasty, caramel, biscuit, bread, light floral hops, citrus; taste moderate bittersweet, caramel notes, ; medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation; finish lingering dry bitter, fruity citrus notes. Very nice Vienna lager.

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