Brooklyn Lager - Brooklyn Brewery
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Ratings: 2,446 | Reviews: 1,123 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by david23:
4.43/5 rDev +17.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
Pours a golden amber with tannish firm head that settles nicely and leaves a sheeting of lacing.Aroma is bready with a floral note and a hint of citrus, Nothing like the smell of a Brooklyn Lager freshly poured. Nice big malt flavor and a surprising hop note that some might find strange in a lager however seems perfect and quite surprising. Carbonation is not overdone making this a smooth crisp refreshing brew that could easily be a great session beer but is a little sneaky with a 5.0 A.B.V. If the choices are limited, you can't go wrong by ordering this.
Serving type: on-tap
05-03-2004 06:01:38 | More by david23
More User Reviews:
3.61/5 rDev -4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.5
Had on draft during the Celtics game at the TD Garden.
Appearance: A one finger head was poured that reduced to a thin layer. It is a color color with good clarity and vision of bubbles coming up through the glass. Spotty lacing down the glass ad the beer was drank.
Smell: Slight toasted and caramel malts with some lager yeast and citrusy hops.
Taste: Same as above. Balanced and simple.
Mouthfeel: Smooth, a little bitterness, light bodied, medium carbonation, and a little chewy.
Overall: A good Vienna lager. Not the best, not the worst, but better than average. Enjoyable, simple, and easy to drink.
Serving type: on-tap
03-09-2014 22:53:35 | More by Flounder57
3.64/5 rDev -3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
12 ounce bottle poured into a pint glass - drank cold from the refrigerator.
A - Poured a light copper color with a good thick long lasting head as well as significant lacing.
S - A nice combination of citrusy hops and malt sweetness.
T - Started with the citrusy hops and ended with a nice sweet malt finish.
M - Good body and carbonation level.
O - A really refreshing lager that could be a great session beer.
Serving type: bottle
02-28-2014 09:50:24 | More by Retroman40
Brooklyn Lager from Brooklyn Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 2,446 ratings.