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RATINGS: 299   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   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.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - MAR 25, 2013
Thanks vic for the share. Nice hazy amber brew, dark fruit spices. Goes great with these garlic knots im unloading.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (1114) - The Colony, Texas, USA - FEB 27, 2015
Nice malty aroma with a hint of candied fruit and fig. Beautiful color and lacing. Average weight palate and carbonation. Bold lager flavors with a strong malt earthiness but not too musty. The alcohol was felt but not boozy. Hops make a minor presence.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (18159) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 22, 2015
Bottle. Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty caramel spicy aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor. Has a sweetish malty spicy caramel finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
McNeillR (1476) - SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Hazyish orange, folded white ringed head. Lean fuzzy mandarin malt nose. Snappy bitterness. Slight gummy citrus. Fairly softly spoken carbonation. Finish is clean melon, soft grapefruit bite - this is got some decent teeth without showing the ABV.

Bottle, Cheers Ash, Pizza Bread Tasting

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AshtonMcCobb (3279) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle at Craig’s house. Appearance - deep amber with a decent head. Nose - pine and gentle citrus with a toffee backdrop. Taste - lovely dry pine finish after rich toffee start. Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - brilliant balance between rich and fresh.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BenH (2737) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle. Amber with white head. Fruity caramel aroma, bread. Taste is weird, dried fruit, caramel. Little sweet and bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (4614) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2015
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours hazy orange, nose is sweet toffee, citrus, taste is juicy citrus, dr

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (15586) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 20, 2015
bottle at homr ... copper ... thin off white head ... soft orange zezt fruit ... soft fruits ... soft sweeet malts .. soft orange .. light fruits ... soft toffee .. light sweet ,alts

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jinroh (550) - ESTONIA - FEB 7, 2015
Pours beautiful amber, beautiful foamy head. Nice. Aroma is sweet, fruity, soft like a pillow. Taste has caramel, toffee, even some muted bitterness like a lager but its not like a lager at all. Strong lager, drinking really well. Average body. You can feel the alcohol but if to say that this has 9%, would not believe that. Goes down even too effortlessly.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
shoulderbroken (2379) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 6, 2015
Bottle, thanks Skip. Hoppy aroma, fruity, berries, yeasty. Taste is good, hoppy, wheaty graininess. Nice. Hides the percentage. Smooth and soft.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TimE (3577) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 6, 2015
Medium Amber color. Light medium color. Very malty minerally but with fruity character like a steam beer. Alcohol really well hidden for the style. Nice stuff.


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