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RATINGS: 784   WEIGHTED AVG: 3/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Brooklyn Summer Ale is a modern rendition of the "Light Dinner Ales" brewed in England throughout the 1800's right up until the 1940's. They were also called "luncheon ales" or even "family ales", because they were refreshing and flavorful without being too heavy. We brew our Brooklyn Summer Ale from premium English barley malt, which gives this light-bodied golden beer a fresh bready flavor. German and American hops lend a light, crisp bitterness and a citrus/floral aroma resulting in a beer with a very sunny disposition. FOOD PAIRING Excellent with salads, seafood, quiches, and lightly spicy dishes. It's also great at a brunch. SPECS Style: English Style Light Dinner Ale Malts: Two Row British Malts Hops: German Perle and American Cascade, Fuggle, and Amarillo Alcohol: 4.5% by volume Original Gravity: 11 Plato

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
GarageBrewer80 (237) - SWEDEN - JUL 16, 2015
Köpt vid Naturens Hus Örebro. Klar, lätt gyllengul med vit skumkrona. Lätt, frisk doft av citrus och ljus malt. Vattnig kropp. Lätt smak av ljust bröd och citrus.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cybercat (4426) - Georgia, USA - JUL 12, 2015
Comes out of tap clear golden with a nice eggshell head. Crisp, malty aroma has a fruity underpinning and a hint of hops. Flavor is mainly malty plus apple, a bit of banana, and a snip of woody hops. Body and fizz are average, but it is quite refreshing. Enjoy on a sultry day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
RW80 (1644) - Hoogeveen, NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2015
Apppearance: Clear honney coloured yellowbrownish, small white head that does not last Aroma: Faint light malts and herbal hops. Taste: moderate swwet, Sweet malt, herbal hops in the finish and wet cardboard. medium body, average carbonation. Tastes like a macro lager on sterroids.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quick3Beers (622) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 11, 2015
A nice sweet crisp amber ale, very sessionable and different from what most summer seasonals try to be. Good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AssKicker (68) - Strasbourg, FRANCE - JUL 11, 2015
Légers goûts de malt et de miel avec une pointe de citron. Bière bien agréable et rafraîchissante d?autant plus qu?elle n?est pas forte en alcool. Moi qui ne suis pas fan des américaines, c?est une bonne surprise.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alliance100 (1078) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 9, 2015
12oz can - pours a pale yellow . Soft citrus aroma . Easy drinker , with soft citrus and some herbal notes . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bawelt (261) - Lyon, FRANCE - JUL 6, 2015
Pas trop mal ! Légère et corps pas ridicule malgré un titrage en alcool assez faible. Le houblonnage est classique mais rend le tout plutôt aromatique et desalterant. Soyons honnête : rien d’original ni d’extraordinaire. Elle présente un sympathique équilibre pour la boire fraîche !

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pinkzambia (1802) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 5, 2015
Tap: Gold colors with a crisp malt flavor and finish. Full body. Just what’s needed for a hot summer afternoon at Coney Island!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SG111 (806) - New York, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Bottled. Pours clear honey, small white head. Aroma is light malt character, honey notes, light citrus notes. Not much there. Flavor is similar. Light sweetness, light maltiness. Not a ton there. Light and easy drinking.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GreatDane1632 (1124) - Alabama, USA - JUL 3, 2015
Rated based on notes taken 22 June 2012 -- Not much notes on this one. Good beer.

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