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Brooklyn Blast! - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

1,131 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,131
Reviews: 293
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.72%
Wants: 54
Gots: 67 | FT: 1
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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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-20-2014 16:21:45 | More by Howlader
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Leschber

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

07-19-2014 20:50:15 | More by Leschber
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FreshHawk

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

07-19-2014 05:30:03 | More by FreshHawk
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anhigdon

Kentucky

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-19-2014 01:51:29 | More by anhigdon
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JohnK17

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-18-2014 15:22:48 | More by JohnK17
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Sudonym

New York

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

07-18-2014 14:52:48 | More by Sudonym
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MattSharpless

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

07-17-2014 12:10:34 | More by MattSharpless
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Philippe1960

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-17-2014 10:45:39 | More by Philippe1960
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SmellsofMahagony

Texas

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-17-2014 03:32:15 | More by SmellsofMahagony
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Ewhite2121

Vermont

3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

07-17-2014 02:40:28 | More by Ewhite2121
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Sethyergin


3.75/5  rDev -6.5%

07-16-2014 23:28:55 | More by Sethyergin
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SlothB77

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +6%

07-16-2014 23:09:38 | More by SlothB77
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ChaseTheAce

Texas

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-16-2014 04:05:15 | More by ChaseTheAce
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tabhill

New York

4.25/5  rDev +6%

07-16-2014 02:57:04 | More by tabhill
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AngryPenguinBrewCo

New York

4.25/5  rDev +6%

07-15-2014 23:59:40 | More by AngryPenguinBrewCo
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harpus

Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

07-14-2014 04:26:30 | More by harpus
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pat_usher

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +6%

07-14-2014 03:34:46 | More by pat_usher
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Ohiovania

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

07-13-2014 23:19:04 | More by Ohiovania
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ScaryEd

New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

07-13-2014 20:57:16 | More by ScaryEd
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mitch3114

New York

3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

07-13-2014 17:04:05 | More by mitch3114
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macrosmatic

Florida

4.19/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Reviewed from notes. Poured from 12 oz. bottle into a Fat Heads pint glass.

A: Hazy gold, with moderate visible carbonation and a half-finger of white head with average retention.

S: Bright citrus hops, biscuit malts, and some resinous hops in the background. This isn't one of those DIPAs that hits your nose while you're pouring it, but a nice aroma nevertheless.

T: Citrus (orange, less grapefruit) hops, with some tropical fruit and pine flavors as well; chewy biscuit malts with a touch of caramel sweetness, some hints of oxidation unfortunately. Some melon and pineapple hop character shows up as it warms a bit. Citrus rind bitterness in the hang.

M: Medium-bodied, with a creamier mouthfeel than expected but still reasonably well-carbonated. The alcohol presence is well-hidden in the flavor, though I get a bit of warmth that lets you know it's there.

O: I found this quite drinkable for a DIPA, though the ABV rather toes the line between IPA and the double form. Citrus hops dominate the sizeable malt backbone. Not the best DIPA out there, but a good one in a convenient 12-oz. bottle.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2014 16:57:33 | More by macrosmatic
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jmdrpi

Pennsylvania

3.95/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle, "BDAU82014" - I assume a best buy date?

pours a hazy orange golden color, with bright white head. good retention and lacing. hop aroma is a bit on the citrus and floral side. taste is nicely balanced, with some slightly sweet malt taste to hold up the hop flavor. medium body, softer carbonation.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2014 04:40:09 | More by jmdrpi
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Will_Rivera

New York

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-13-2014 04:23:49 | More by Will_Rivera
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EuellGophar

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +12.2%

07-12-2014 23:47:30 | More by EuellGophar
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Ultra-Plinian

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -0.2%

07-12-2014 12:41:28 | More by Ultra-Plinian
Brooklyn Blast! from Brooklyn Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 1,131 ratings.