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Brooklyn Blast! - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,110 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 1,110
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 Greywulfken:
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Greywulfken

New York

4.21/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A Clear medium gold body, several lazy bubbles moving up through the beer; a coupla fingers of ivory foam off the pour remained as a slim fuzzy cover throughout the drink. Some brief lace.

S: Grassy and herbal, floral and mild, some suggestion of citric fruit

T: Big bitter blast right up front. Turned solventy briefly and then smoothed out its flavors and feel. English and Pacific US hops helped produce flavors reminiscent of grapefruit pith and mango skin; fresh malt grain backbone had just a trace of honey-grain sweetness

M: Medium body, smooth despite the bittering effect, not too drying, crisp and bitter across the tongue

O: A real nice DIPA, leans toward the bitter/drier end of the spectrum; real emphasis on bitter hop action. For a moment, I thought it was average, but the rugged character of the flavors and feel really developed nicely.

Serving type: bottle

12-21-2013 20:50:05 | More by Greywulfken
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4.06/5  rDev +1.2%
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This reveiw is based on a draft enjoyed on my birthday at Max's in Baltimore. It has an average appearance: light amber body crowned by a thin head. It offers a caramel nose and a mildy sweet molasses bite with a quick hoppy finish at the end.

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 1,110 ratings.