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RATINGS: 233   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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The Brooklyn Brewery is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. We are fortunate to be a part of the incredible cultural renaissance Brooklyn has enjoyed during the last quarter century. Four great Brooklyn artists whom we met along the way—Fred Tomaselli, Roxy Paine, Joe Amhrein and Elizabeth Crawford—have created special labels for our Silver Anniversary Lager beer. We are saluting our beginnings with a special doppelbock version of the Brooklyn Lager we introduced in 1988. This beer is re-fermented in the bottle and will taste great today or years from now. The original was inspired by the beers of 19th Century New York and Vienna.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
Bottled. A hazy golden beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of hops, citrus fruits, caramel, and spices. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, spices, hops, and straw, leading to a bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (10605) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
clear orange ,large smooth offwhite head. malty aroma, flavor is malty, flowery. slightly bitter. slightly floweryy.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlackerMads (1239) - DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle. Light hazy yellow with a medium sized creamy white head. Grain, eggs, light citrus and tropical fruits. Medium/full body, soft on the palate, soft carbonation, medium sweet and bitter. Soft and mellow.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (29683) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
75 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a thick, off white and creamy head. Fruity, peachyand light citrusy. Smooth fruity, peachy and slight citrusy. Mild bitter, toasted malty and lingering fruity finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
sirbulldog (1) - - JAN 14, 2014 does not count
Good balance between nose and taste. Alcohol is not to pushy and is well integrated. Good beer for a nice evening alone or with friends.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
allmyvinyl (2159) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 14, 2014
750ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours a clear amber brown with a good tight foamy off-white head. Earthy, fruity malt aromas, yeasty spice and nuts. Taste wraps it all up in biscuit with a hint of banana. Medium bodied, creamy texture, smooth finish, good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sulawang (541) - British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 12, 2014
Visual: High quality cork seal and twisty-tie metal cap. Pours hazy medium-dark brown with a small but super long lasting ultra-foamy head, thin sticky lacing, a plethora of activity. Nose: faint sweet malts and cola. (2/10)-aromatic strength. Attack: lasting super-foamy texture, Mid-palate: (8/10)-malty sweetness, (MAIN) caramel malts, honey, dark fruit/red fruit (HINT) cola Finish: soft & mild-hop/malt bitterness, smooth sweet finish. Summary: Good texture, drinkability, and flavour. Overall solid, but lacks any memorable qualities imo.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (10343) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 11, 2014
750 c&c from Knightly in Orlando, FL. Pours hazy copper with a large foamy tan head. Aroma is darkly bready with floral\herb hop. Med + body. Flavor is herb/spice hop over toasty malt. Very flavorful without being overly sweet. Very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jgb9348 (4487) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - JAN 11, 2014
Rich light brown coloured body with a thick amber glow and a two centimetre tall creamy tan head. Aroma of earthy robust malt with quite a lot of bitterness, some light spices and a big note of sweetness. Medium-bodied; Strong dose of earthy malt with some cardboard and grain coming through and finishing with a deeper nuttiness, all with some sweetness coming through. Aftertaste a bit lighter, but the bitterness remains and the nuttiness is present. Overall, a nice beer, but perhaps I was expecting more - still rough around the edges and not enough complexity - just a bit too bitter. I sampled this 75 cL bottle purchased from Liqour Outlet in Boonton, New Jersey on 30-November-2013 for US$11.69 sampled at home in Washington on 23-December-2013 (Date Produced: 09/13?).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
N3lson1 (118) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - JAN 10, 2014
Good, dark brown beer. Decently strong but not overpowering at 8.6%, but strong enough to really enjoy. Nice malty flavor.

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