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Brooklyn Ale / Pennant Ale '55 - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,348 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,348
Reviews: 613
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 13.22%
Wants: 23
Gots: 58 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-06-2001)
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Weli

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2.88/5  rDev -20.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A- Pours a golden amber hue with fine white lacing for head

S- Strong sweet malt smell, can really tell the base malt (Marris Otter) Can't detect any particular hop aroma although there is a subdued spicy or floral aroma

T-Subdued caramel, biscuity, with some roastiness. Some hop bitterness but not much character, some citrus flavor. Odd tart finish, quite dry. Rather bland

M- Thin, quite dry

O-Rather disappointed with this one. Very bland and thin, might be a nice alternative to BMC lagers but there are many better pale ales out there. Tartness is really off putting. In fairness the bottle was 3 months past its best buy date.

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2012 23:34:35 | More by Weli
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Brooklyn Ale / Pennant Ale '55 from Brooklyn Brewery
82 out of 100 based on 1,348 ratings.