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Brooklyn Brown Ale | Brooklyn Brewery

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Brooklyn Brown AleBrooklyn Brown Ale

Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery
New York, United States

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by purplehops on 06-10-1998

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

From twelve ounce bottle freshness dated to September 2013.

Scent is bready and sweet. Pours deep ruddy brown with large beige head that lasted a moderate time. Head falls to light film with spotty lacing of glass.
Taste is initially sharp almost medicinal but quickly converts to s slightly sweet nutmeg clove vibe. a lot of roasted flavors, coffee. Hoppier than English versions I've sampled.

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

12 oz bottle, poured into a pint glass

Appearance: Pours a very dark brown, like deeply stained wood with very little head, about a quarter of a finger of oatmeal colored foam that very quickly dissipated into a thin halo of foam that laced the glass.

Aroma: Lots of roasted malts and barley with some slightly burnt toast notes as well, and burnt sugar and toffee. Very, very pleasant.

Taste: Lots of roasted malts and barley, dark bread and toffee. Some black pepper and clove, and a slight nuttiness. Caramel. Delicious.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied and smooth. Nice carbonation to tickle the sides of the tongue.

Overall: This is a very fine brown ale. I really liked the roastiness of the beer.

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Brooklyn Brown Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
Beer rating: 3.63 out of 5 with 2,370 ratings
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