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RATINGS: 1846   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Brooklyn Brown Ale, made exclusively with American ingredients, won Bronze medals at the Great American Beer Festival in the Strong Ale Category in 1991 and in the American Brown Ale Category in 1992. Brooklyn Brown uses pale, crystal, chocolate, and black malts to attain a complex creamy texture. It is more heavily hopped than its British forbears.

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3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pinkzambia (1928) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 11, 2006
12 oz. Bottle: Clear dark brown with a comfortable light brown head. Woody, nutty, toffee aromas. The taste is a bit tangy at first and is followed by a sweet candy flavor. The feel is pretty thin and there is a slight lemon flavor in the lingering aftertaste. Thanks BuckeyeBoy!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeBoy (6762) - Boise, Idaho, USA - AUG 11, 2006
12oz Bottle Pours out a nice brown topped with a brown cream head. Very smooth. A nice brown

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
radagast83 (7637) - Alexandria, Virginia, USA - JUL 27, 2006
Bottle. Brown color. Fantastic brown ale. Hoppy, yeasty, and malty. Roasted nut flavors. Clean finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SuIIy (1983) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - JUL 22, 2006
12oz bottle. Pours a deep brown color with a white foamy head. Nose is cocoa powder, some hoppy notes, and hitns of yeast. Palate is full and creamy with a clean finish. Flavor is chocolate and cocoa with a creamy feel to it and some dark malt notes.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ty5592 (1018) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 21, 2006
Pretty clear ruby/brown color. No head. Smells lemony with hoppy notes. This beer tasted slightly bitter with weird bitter aftertaste. Very thin and I have to say I was not impressed at all. Brooklyn Please step your game up!!

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bubbleflubber (2202) - Swannanoa, North Carolina, USA - JUL 10, 2006
This was a bit disappointing for such a nice craft brewer. Just middle of the road.... Deep mahogany pour, good lace and not much of a slight tan head. Nuts/legumes to the aroma, if there was one. Similar soured nut flavor, some caramel with a tiny nut-bitter finish. Feels somewhat medium to the palate.... very average and mediocre. Much better than the average macro swill, thats a given, but nothing spectacular here either.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
rayg1 (592) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 6, 2006
Eh... I mean what can you say about this one, had it draught with a meal. Not terrible not wonderful, has some flavor but not that outstanding really. Absolutely no aroma what so ever, color was nice but probably fake. Better than Newcastle but that isnt saying a whole lot. Average brown ale. Nothing more nothing less.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tenghave (404) - Taastrup, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2006
UPDATED: MAY 13, 2007 Rd brun l. Har megen kulsyre. Smagen er sdlig og let humlet.. Skarp/syrlig i smagen. Srlig amerikans humle. Let brndt. Karamel duft.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PilsnerPeter (3045) - Flushing, New York, USA - JUN 19, 2006
Pours brown (obviously) with thick tan head. Malty scent and flavor. Has a slight spicyness w/ a candyish sweet background. Creamy body with a nice dry mouthfeel in the finish. Decent brown ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
thewolf (12300) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUN 18, 2006
Dark brown-red colour with small brownish head. Fresh nutty aromas with caramel and toffee tones. Taste is sweet at first, then transforms into a slight bitterness with nutty feel.


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