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Brooklyn Blast! - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,112 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,112
Reviews: 292
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.72%
Wants: 54
Gots: 61 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ommegangpbr on 09-15-2005)
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Reviews by DawnL:
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DawnL

New York

2.83/5  rDev -29.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

Light amber with a head that dissipates quickly to lace.

Very hoppy with banana and clove on the nose.

It's hops without a malt backbone. Slightly astringent. Tastes like pine. It's almost like biting into a tree.

For me, this is not terribly drinkable. It suffers from the overt pine and alcohol burn. I'm not finding this pleasant to drink. This beer would pair well with satay.

Serving type: on-tap

09-16-2009 15:14:10 | More by DawnL
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Nice balance with moderate carbonation - and suprisingly smooth for a beer of this caliber. Sometime next year I gotta get up to Brooklyn and visit this place, one of America's finest craft breweries. Nuff said. Forgeddaboutit!

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Brooklyn Blast! from Brooklyn Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 1,112 ratings.