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Brooklyn Brown Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

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Brooklyn Brown AleBrooklyn Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,994 Ratings
THE BROS
78
okay

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Ratings: 1,994
Reviews: 919
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 12.67%
Wants: 41
Gots: 121 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: purplehops on 06-10-1998)
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3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

NoProblem, Aug 12, 2014
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Big_Dave, Aug 06, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

birdsellam, Aug 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

tgates, Aug 04, 2014
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3/5  rDev -17.4%

Cbbristol, Aug 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

Turbo, Aug 03, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -24.2%

suckaj, Aug 03, 2014
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3/5  rDev -17.4%

Aisha, Aug 03, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

ebrupessoa, Aug 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

SuperMario, Aug 02, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

kvgomps, Aug 02, 2014
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3/5  rDev -17.4%

TheWillMitch, Aug 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -17.4%

BcOneSeven, Jul 31, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

csoult, Jul 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

paulys55, Jul 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.2%

Clemsontiger81, Jul 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

webweb2, Jul 28, 2014
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3.84/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance: VERY dark brown, not quite opaque. Slight reddish tint through light. Lots of effervescence and a rocky, tan head. Nice, frothy cap retention, lacing lasts & lasts.

Aroma: Caramel malts. Flinty, slightly roasty. Slight hint of fruitiness. Apricot? Pear?

Taste: Tart & roasty arrival; tart & astringent. Tilted slightly toward malt on balance. Goes fruity mid-palate, then tart & astringent roasty finish.

Mouthfeel: Solidly mid-weight. Astringent. Significant carbonation.

Overall: This is more what I think of when I think of a brown ale. In fact, this is nearly a porter. Very much like Turbodog, but less sweet, and having that Brooklyn ale yeast. They seem to have a house style. Interesting that this has a little wheat in the grain bill.

SaltofOH, Jul 28, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

hoplover66, Jul 27, 2014
Brooklyn Brown Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
82 out of 100 based on 1,994 ratings.