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Brooklyn Lager - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,707 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 2,707
Reviews: 1,131
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 12.27%
Wants: 63
Gots: 159 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Lager |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 02-11-1998)
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Zimbo

United Kingdom (Scotland)

3.58/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

From the onset this is a beer which flatters to deceive. I want to really like it and it initially looks the part but in time it just doesn't deliver.

Pours nicely retaining a reasonably foamy top on top of a light copper colour with yellow and orange highlights. There's a firm spritziness to the body and while it gives the appearance of being rugged and assertive for what it is the bitterness is pretty lean and one dimensionable. There's also the faint trace of some skinny elastic faded brown rubber bands in there as well.

Little stays with you when you finish as the aftertaste is just a tad too short and thin. I think this suffers from being a beer which, if we are honest, exists outside a clearly identifiable style.

Serving type: bottle

08-22-2011 20:30:45 | More by Zimbo
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Brooklyn Lager from Brooklyn Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 2,707 ratings.