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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."


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (6160) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 5, 2014
"nice delicate balance of floral and citrus hops with a touch of biscuity malt. light and airy, this is a very nice session beer. looks typical for the style, but smell & flavor well above average."

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackradioboy (18) - SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle from Waitrose. Irn Bru colour. Just makes it over the bland line by a tiny margin. Its modicum of flavour belying the 5.7% strength. Barley sugar and emptiness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kvkx1 (44) - Dublin, IRELAND - SEP 27, 2014
Tastes slightly fruity, bitter and is then dry. Nice hopped flavor. The color is a nice rich amber.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Zwiebel88 (258) - GERMANY - SEP 27, 2014
Orange-leuchtend im Glas, wenig Schaum. In der nase harzig, Pfirisch, herb. Am Gaumen herb, harzig, fruchtig, leichte BItterkeit. Etwas schmalerer Körper.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
simonblaine (337) - Alberta, CANADA - SEP 25, 2014
Had a sample, found this to be, for a lager, one of the best I have ever had. Lightly fruity, slightly hoppy, has flavor.....lovely stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jdb288 (584) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear yellow gold with slight white head. Not much in the nose. Taste is light-bodied, lingering bitter finish lager. It does what it’s supposed to do. Nothing really stands out here for me.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rotaman14 (193) - Potsdam, GERMANY - SEP 21, 2014
So this is the father of the craft beer movement? Golden colour, lasting white head. Very hoppy aroma, with some citrus notes. Taste is caramel, with a smooth bitterness. Refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ngejo (380) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottle. Amber, clear, minimal head, white foam, medium bitterness, light sweetness, light body, slick feel, lively, & bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vells (773) - Riga, LATVIA - SEP 20, 2014
Quite intense hoppy nose, pleasantly fruity, light malt background, sames goes for taste, thou finish is quite disappointing - thin and bit metallic, that goes in contrast with awesome start. Light sweet with moderate bitterness. Overall decent lager, good for its style

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Melnis (220) - LATVIA - SEP 17, 2014
Aromats: Loti patikams iesala un apinu salikums, prieks lagera intensivs. Izskats: Gaistosa puta, kas atstaj baltu kartu par alu. Oranzs, dzintariigs. Garsa: Gazets, sausi rugtens, loti laba, bet udenaina pecgarsa.


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