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RATINGS: 2453   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
UDBeernut (2827) - Saint Johns, Florida, USA - FEB 29, 2012
Had on Tap, poured into pint glass a: translucent deep amber color with decent carbonation. Foamy 1/2" head of ok retention that eventually settles into lacing s: clean smell, malts and slight hops aromas t: Very well balnaced between malts and hops. Hints of citrus and grass. m&d: Medium bodied, easy to "session"


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wendigo (312) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - FEB 25, 2017
0.355l bottle. Malty aroma, caramel, hopy notes, light floral notes. Hazy amber color, beige head. Malty taste, hopy notes, medium bitter. Medium to full body, oily texture, soft to average carbonation and bitter finish. Very good.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madquacker (1133) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - FEB 24, 2017
Very nice deep copper colour and a surprising sweet APA style. A good cleanser or modest session ale.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlf (420) - DENMARK - FEB 17, 2017
Orange apricot color, slightly hazy, with medium white head; aroma is malty, pilsner, gentle hoppy floral, soft citric, a little tart; taste is sweet malty grainy and toasted, gentle grapefruit, herbal hoppy bitter, low to medium bitter finish; mouthfeel is slightly watery with medium carbonation

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KevinReddirt (102) - Midland, Texas, USA - FEB 12, 2017
From the tap at Grub Burger, selected on a wing and a prayer. Turned out okay. It came in a pint glass a very cordial amber-red with a great head that laced well. Interesting first sample, malty, touch of corn, and a small hit of sweetness at the end. Good session beer. If this is Brooklyns top beer, they are doing it well there.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
john44 (2698) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2017
Bottle. Amber Gold. Tasty all-malt lager with floral bittering hops. Fairly astringent citrus hops over a buttery caramel malty base. More like an ale than a lager. Long bitter hoppy finish. A lager with a hop bite. Decent hoppy lager. (2008)

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hednom (170) - Messelbroek, BELGIUM - FEB 12, 2017
Pours a dark golden colour with a white head, aroma of citrus, fresh and Sweet taste, easy drinkebale but nothing special

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jopp (4) - PARIS, FRANCE - FEB 11, 2017 does not count
classique. bonne amertume. couleur roussette. accompagne aisment un repas ou un apro au gout pas trop puissant

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bubeer (410) - - FEB 1, 2017
Clean dark gold. Medium head, medium retention. Aroma intensity 3.75/5. Cut grass and hay aroma. A bit of metal in the nose. Heavy bitter. Medium to full body. Fizzy carbonation. Bready aftertaste. The combination of the fizzy carbonation, thin texture and significant body gives it some roughness.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
ZodiacM (960) - NETHERLANDS - FEB 1, 2017
LCI. Bit watery lager, some hop in the flavour. Decent, nothing special, nice when served cold with some chinese food

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
phoner2 (21) - - JAN 28, 2017
tastes like dishwater that's been dripped through a box of pine tree needles, this lager disappoints me. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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