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Brooklyn Buzz Bomb Ale - Brooklyn Brewery

Brooklyn Buzz Bomb Ale
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BA SCORE
86
very good

81 Ratings
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Ratings: 81
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 12.95%


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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Reviews by wedgie9:
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wedgie9

Tennessee

3.48/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Tasted pn draft at Rootstock. Pours pours a cloudy but bright light orange with a nice white head that leaves heavy lace. Nose is similar to wheat beers I have had with nutmeg, cinnamon, and banana with an added hop and honey component. The flavors are very similar with a clove honey and wine flavor on the back of the palate. The body is medium with average carbonation and a long clove honey finish.

Serving type: on-tap

09-27-2010 19:45:08 | More by wedgie9
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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.

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Brooklyn Buzz Bomb Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 81 ratings.