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Brooklyn Lager - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
85
very good

3,022 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 3,022
Reviews: 1,148
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.6%
Wants: 77
Gots: 309 | FT: 1
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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4/5  rDev +7.2%

GoSabres87, Dec 17, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

fizzyted, Dec 16, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

Tabni, Dec 14, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

jam354, Dec 14, 2011
Photo of coy
3.48/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Served from bottle.

Appearance.- Amber color, very clear, with white head.

Smell.- Not so much aroma, little malt and hops.

Taste.- Very clean flavor some mallt and hops but you have to search for the flavors.

Mouthfeel.- Medium to low body.

Overall.- Great to have with friends that enjoy lagers.

coy, Dec 14, 2011
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

DeutschesBier, Dec 13, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

ThisWangsChung, Dec 13, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

alamode, Dec 12, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

murphius1118, Dec 12, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

joesc230, Dec 12, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

Kered557, Dec 11, 2011
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

gunclubchris, Dec 11, 2011
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5/5  rDev +34%

birchholz, Dec 11, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

wyonono, Dec 11, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

OsakaRedbeard, Dec 10, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

TKHawn61, Dec 09, 2011
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3.8/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle poured into a pint.

This beer pours a pretty typical amber/red color with a head that disappeared quickly. The smell is caramel sweet and rich grain. The flavor starts out a thin and watery grain flavor that quickly transforms into a delicious mixture of caramel and toffee with a hint of bitter riding the sweetness' heals. The mouthfeel is light and easy drinking. It leaves your mouth a little dry.

This is a very good lager and very enjoyable. I don't think it is excellent or outstanding, but then again I have never had any Brooklyn brew that I thought was, but, like most of their brews, this is a good beer.

jifigz, Dec 09, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

manutd103, Dec 08, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

IPAman89, Dec 08, 2011
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4.03/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Went to the beer store with my father in law and traded him one of my Celebration Ales for a Brooklyn Lager. This better be good.

A- Pours a light amber color. Hazy and slightly golden when held to the light.

S-Slight fruity hop initially but then very malty smelling. This is def. the best smelling non-spiced lager I have ever smelled. Without even drinking, you know this is going to have some big flavor.

T- Big biscuit and bread malt flavors hit you up front. Maybe even some caramel flavor. Slight hoppy biterness in the finish. Maybe a little unbalanced toward the malt, but still very enjoyable.

M- Good carbonation tickling the tongue.

O- I'm impressed. I tend to not purchase many lagers but this was a pleasant surprise. Not sure of the price since I didn't buy it, but I'll probably check this out again.

bigdrewsmoove, Dec 07, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

nmann08, Dec 07, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

AJD1201, Dec 07, 2011
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4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

jheezee, Dec 07, 2011
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3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

schopenhauerale, Dec 06, 2011
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

UnknownMale282, Dec 06, 2011
Brooklyn Lager from Brooklyn Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 3,022 ratings.