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Brooklyn Pilsner - Brooklyn Brewery

Brooklyn PilsnerBrooklyn Pilsner

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BA SCORE
83
good

790 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 790
Reviews: 455
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 12.5%


Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
German Pilsener |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 03-06-2001)
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Reviews by Finn:
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Finn

Pennsylvania

3.93/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Very nice solid take on a pilsner. A bit darker than your average, but not by much. The aroma and flavor both showcase the malts, but are balanced well by some spicy hops. Very good. Perhaps not in my top 5 US pilsners, but very well done if you are a pilsner fan.

Serving type: bottle

02-27-2012 02:18:03 | More by Finn
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Brooklyn Pilsner from Brooklyn Brewery
83 out of 100 based on 790 ratings.