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RATINGS: 2419   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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."

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
tbopslt (354) - New York, USA - MAR 18, 2013
Verry hoppy for a lager. Clear amber pour. Malty aroma. Drinkable, but wont be listed among my favorites.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
KikoDucky (28) - Trenèín, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 20, 2016
330ml bottle. Nice amber-golden colour, fine white lager head, this is my imagine of right foam. Malty aroma, there is caramel and bitter aromas too. Flavour of starting bitters, continue some caramel, citrus and hoppy aromas and finnishing with bitterness and floral feels. Congrats US! Very good lager style beer!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
elosop (315) - SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2016
Ljusgul med fint skum. Doftar malt och lite humligt. Smaken välbalanserad med finstämda malttoner. Eftersmaken hyggligt lång med fin beska. God.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dervock (992) - AUSTRALIA - OCT 15, 2016
Bottle- pours amber with a big loose head. Aroma is light sweet caramel malt. Taste is cereal malt sweet up front with a dryer caramel malt finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeardedAvenger (252) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2016
07/10/16 at a Brooklyn event, Wine Rack, West Byfleet. When this was rolled out realised the event may be less interesting than I thought it would be. Light sweet hoppy/malty aroma. Medium amber. Frothy white head. Bitter, hoppy. Sweet finish. Soft, lighy bodied.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Muts51 (5) - - OCT 6, 2016 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 6, 2016 Aroma: realy soft smell appear: light brown with almost no fome Taste: pretty dark for a lager. Platen: realy weak after taste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bobson (82) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - OCT 6, 2016
Bottle @ home with Muts51. Aroma is quite bland and doesn’t give much away about the beer. Looks clear but a bit cloudy with an amber colour, no head. Taste is quite bitter and not particularly outspoken otherwise. Quite heavy for a lager though. Overall, very unexciting but not bad either.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rob19a (96) - - OCT 2, 2016
10/20 ok but a bit too malty for my taste. Tastes a bit better when it warms up a wee bit ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PintjeFritz (180) - Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY - SEP 30, 2016
Nice bottle but without detail information about the malts, hops and drinktemperature on the labels. Cloudy amber beer with a very nice cream-colored head, heavy bitter, the first smell is fruity, medium body, oily, light caramel and roasty, hops are dominated, long finish, very good, (I have 0.355l bottle)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
daigoon (147) - - SEP 20, 2016
0.5l on tap. Amber color with thick off-white head. Lots of lacing. Taste is mild.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bawelt (573) - Lyon, FRANCE - SEP 16, 2016
Nez très caramel, quasiment barley wine mais en léger. Un très très léger fond houblonné plutôt agrumes mais difficile à réellement identifier. Attaque maltée en bouche, rapidement plus sèche et très très légèrement amère avec les notes d’orange amère. Longueur fine, discrète mais relativement du même cru.

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