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Brooklyn Summer Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
81
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1,322 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 1,322
Reviews: 466
rAvg: 3.57
pDev: 13.73%
Wants: 24
Gots: 96 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed in as "British Summer Ale"; lightly dry-hopped pale ale, all barley malt, 11 Plato.

(Beer added by: Sammy on 09-04-2006)
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jvoss7

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-18-2013 22:16:25 | More by jvoss7
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mrbigpappa

Finland

4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

07-18-2013 12:01:19 | More by mrbigpappa
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pjkelley82

New York

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-18-2013 05:36:33 | More by pjkelley82
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DudMan

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-18-2013 00:55:09 | More by DudMan
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spw109

New York

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-17-2013 05:28:28 | More by spw109
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MystikCelt

New York

4/5  rDev +12%

07-17-2013 04:17:38 | More by MystikCelt
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Johnny_Duck

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-17-2013 01:54:24 | More by Johnny_Duck
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mwbrady12

North Carolina

1.5/5  rDev -58%

07-17-2013 00:58:47 | More by mwbrady12
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UltimateLivewire

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-16-2013 10:49:18 | More by UltimateLivewire
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vegasmac99

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +33.1%

07-14-2013 16:53:19 | More by vegasmac99
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Dizzy242

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-13-2013 11:49:23 | More by Dizzy242
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Illos

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-13-2013 05:48:40 | More by Illos
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Larrydoherty

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +12%

07-13-2013 00:33:50 | More by Larrydoherty
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Madubz

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +19%

07-13-2013 00:16:57 | More by Madubz
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Thedrizzle

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-12-2013 00:18:44 | More by Thedrizzle
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DuffDaddy

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-11-2013 19:44:38 | More by DuffDaddy
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -9%

07-10-2013 23:16:39 | More by acurtis
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Mongrel

Maryland

3.11/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Tastes, looks and smells like a Magic Hat #9. The mouthfeel is a bit softer and the apricot is less pronounced, replaced by a little lemon. But really, not much special here, which is disappointing considering how many folks rave about this beer on here.

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2013 18:43:24 | More by Mongrel
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Kelrel9

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-10-2013 02:27:38 | More by Kelrel9
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DonDonLongJohn

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-08-2013 23:31:14 | More by DonDonLongJohn
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Elduderino98

New York

4.5/5  rDev +26.1%

07-08-2013 22:30:43 | More by Elduderino98
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IBetYouCouldUseAColdOne

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +5%

07-08-2013 00:08:59 | More by IBetYouCouldUseAColdOne
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GABrew

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-07-2013 20:27:57 | More by GABrew
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JMScowcroft

Vermont

4.38/5  rDev +22.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Brooklyn Brewery - Brooklyn Brand Summer Ale, poured into a Craftgeer snifter.

Look - Pours a clear pale copper with a golden hue and a minimal bubbly head. Some lacing in bubble rings.

Smell - English barley and bready with a crisp fruit hops overlay. Somewhat subtle but nice.

Taste - Bready and fruit, slightly tart, refreshing, like biting into a piece of fruit.

Mouthfeel - Dry, drinkable, refreshing, and not at all boozy. Slight carbonated snap gives it a bit of a soda feel that the mouth enjoys.

Overall - Beats out Sam Summer Ale in almost every way. As Summer brews go, this is outright grand. I enjoyed and I think fans of this style would definitely appreciate it.

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2013 16:57:15 | More by JMScowcroft
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jayhunter357

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -2%

07-07-2013 14:27:22 | More by jayhunter357
Brooklyn Summer Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 1,322 ratings.