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Brooklyn Buzz Bomb Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

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Brooklyn Buzz Bomb Ale
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BA SCORE
87
very good

82 Ratings
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Ratings: 82
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 13.18%
Wants: 11
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Braggot |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Gmann on 05-23-2010)
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Jeff9


4.96/5  rDev +28.2%

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JTomczak

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -22.5%

12-25-2012 18:13:58 | More by ejimhof
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Envelopes

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

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t0rin0

California

3/5  rDev -22.5%

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SickNukes

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +3.4%

05-22-2012 01:30:36 | More by SickNukes
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GiannaG


4/5  rDev +3.4%

04-15-2012 03:48:38 | More by GiannaG
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asafarc2

Rhode Island

4/5  rDev +3.4%

02-06-2012 19:36:43 | More by asafarc2
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chrispoint

Connecticut

3/5  rDev -22.5%

02-03-2012 19:01:34 | More by chrispoint
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fastpass17

New York

3/5  rDev -22.5%

01-26-2012 22:16:03 | More by fastpass17
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OBIrish24

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +3.4%

12-27-2011 03:10:36 | More by OBIrish24
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jophish17

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -9.6%

12-24-2011 07:14:51 | More by jophish17
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smithmd4

New York

5/5  rDev +29.2%

12-21-2011 23:51:57 | More by smithmd4
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doof116

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +3.4%

12-11-2011 02:58:16 | More by doof116
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iemailjack

Florida

3/5  rDev -22.5%

12-09-2011 17:13:23 | More by iemailjack
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zoso1967

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.4%

12-05-2011 02:04:08 | More by zoso1967
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Bmoyer0301

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +29.2%

12-01-2011 19:48:40 | More by Bmoyer0301
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waiting4lunch

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +3.4%

11-22-2011 21:03:04 | More by waiting4lunch
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Knapp85

Pennsylvania

3.13/5  rDev -19.1%

This brew poured out as a nice golden orange color with a thin white head on top. The smell of the beer was sweet and had some other aromas coming off of it. The taste of the beer was decent. I was hoping to get a little more of the sweetness from the honey but for some reason I struggled to get any. The mouthfeel was ok, It was a little on the light side I thought. Overall not my favorite Braggot ale but I was happy to try it.

11-18-2011 21:48:14 | More by Knapp85
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chcfan

California

4/5  rDev +3.4%

11-16-2011 23:41:57 | More by chcfan
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HopStoopid120

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +3.4%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +3.4%

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oline73

Maryland

4/5  rDev +3.4%

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jlb502

California

4/5  rDev +3.4%

11-15-2011 03:16:41 | More by jlb502
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mikesgroove

South Carolina

3.53/5  rDev -8.8%

honey colored amber with no head and no lace. The color on this was simply gourgeous, I had not seen anything this shade before, quite stunning actually.

The smell was strong with alcohol straight from the start. Once you got past that, there were very subtle honey aromas and hints of nutmeg and cinnamon. A nice bready grain presence as well as grapes, pears, and a bit of fig could be detected, again though, lots of alcohol on the nose right from the start. The first impression of the taste was hot damn this is strong! Had a definate mead like feel and taste about it. Flavors were were overshadowed a bit by the alcohol. which you really needed to fight your way through. I could detect the ever so slight hint of honey, and alot of the grape flavor in it. Hints of peaches or pears could be detected as well as alot of winter like spices, nutmeg, cinnamon, etc.

06-15-2011 03:07:19 | More by mikesgroove
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Brooklyn Buzz Bomb Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
87 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.