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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."


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3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
thunderhops (224) - Vermont, USA - MAR 16, 2013
Pours amber with off white head and plenty of lace, aroma is light hops, floral, Taste is light hops, some sweetness, light body, dry finish easy drinking


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
txspartan (980) - Wilrijk, BELGIUM - JUN 28, 2015
Mouldy honey aroma. Sweet and slightly bitter flavour. Some malts on the back of the tongue.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerowl80 (8) - - JUN 25, 2015 does not count
Bottle. Aroma: Caramel malt and citrus Taste: Caramel, malt and slightly floral.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dmoncki (42) - Barcelona, SPAIN - JUN 24, 2015
Color dorado con espuma de buena formacion y carbonatacion media. Una muy buena lager con aroma y sabor lupulado, refrescante, ligera y sabrosa.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NordicV (1366) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - JUN 21, 2015
Bärnstensfärgad öl med vitt skum. Doften är blommig, lätt maltig med lätta citrustioner. Detsamma återkommer i smaken. Balanserad beska.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mauroruellas (211) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 18, 2015
Liquido âmbar levemente turvo,boa formação de espuma com boa duração,média carbonação,aroma maltado e cítrico ao mesmo tempo,sabor "potente" para o estilo,lúpulo em dose generosa(excelente),álcool perceptível,final seco,ótimo conjunto,excelente custo benefício,um exemplo de lager.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
langeveld12 (292) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 16, 2015
Pours an average frothybwhitebhrad that slowly but almost completely diminishes. Body is clear sparkling yellow. Aroma contains light malts (light bread, cereal), light hops (flowers, lemon, orange), light yeasts (dough) and banana, grape, apple and some forest fruits. Flavor is light acidic, then light acidic and light sweet, followed by light acidic, light swet and light bitter and finishing with light bitter. Body is medium with creamy texture and soft carbonation. A good lager with more flavor then many others. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bigda83 (412) - Jamestown, New York, USA - JUN 15, 2015
Bottle. Poured a cleaer golden yellow with little head. Aroma was lager yeast, floral, and citrus. Flavor was typical lager yeast, but also had a bit of fruit in it with grapefruit and lemon. Nice little addition there. Light body and thin texture. Carbonation was average and smooth to finish. Nothing stands out, but easy-drinking if you love lagers.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JPC1524 (25) - Devon, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2015
A lager with slightly more complexity. Fruity with a touch of alcohol. A nice hoppy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
DraftDodger (415) - - JUN 13, 2015
Copenhagen 13/6 2015. 35,5 cl bottle from Føtex. Pours slightly hazy golden yellow with small white head. Disappears almost immediately. Aroma is slightly fermented sweet fruit. Medium carbonation. Taste is fruity as well. You can sense a bit of alcohol. Not too strong - but nice - bitterness in aftertaste. Nice lager. More fruity than most Europeans lagers.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
commonshawn (633) - Minnesota, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Tap at newsroom. Copper, more than expected, with white head. Smells very grainy. Nice sharp malt with some sweetness. Pretty good for a lager.


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