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Brooklyn Blood Brothers Red IPA - Brooklyn Brewery

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Brooklyn Blood Brothers Red IPA
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9 Ratings
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Ratings: 9
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 10%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed for the 20th Anniversary of Mugs Alehouse

Style: Red IPA
Malt: Glen Eagles Maris Otter, Weyermann Bohemian Floor-Malted Pilsner, Weyermann CaraRed, Melanoidin Malt, Roasted Barley
Hops: Williamette, Cascade, Amarillo, Simcoe, Sorachi Ace
Yeast: Brooklyn House Ale Yeast
OG: 19.1° Plato

(Beer added by: metter98 on 12-02-2012)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On-tap at Mugs Alehouse, Brooklyn, NY

A: The beer is clear dark amber in color and has no visible carbonation. It poured with a thin white head that gradually died down, leaving a patch of bubbles on the surface, a collar around the edge and lacing down the sides.
S: There are aromas of caramel malts in the nose along with notes of pine resin from the hops. The pine becomes stronger as the beer warms up.
T: The taste has more flavors of caramel malts and less of the piney hops. A very slight amount of bitterness is present. As the beer warms up, the hop flavors become stronger and more balanced with the malts.
M: It feels medium-bodied and silky smooth on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer has a nice mix of flavors and seems to resemble a hybrid between an American Amber Ale and an American IPA. The drinkability is excellent and there is a good balance between the malts and hops.

metter98, Dec 02, 2012
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Brooklyn Blood Brothers Red IPA from Brooklyn Brewery
- out of 100 based on 9 ratings.