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

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by purplehops on 06-10-1998

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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3.33/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: More dark copper than brown. Clarified and dark, with a cheesecake colored head that leaves moderate lacing.

S: Malty and nutty. Walnut, pecans and sweet potato.

T: Malt heavy brew with a mild belgian hop character. Walnut and pine nut dominate the malt side of things, and nutmeg and cloves round out the hop profile. Dry aftertaste.

M: mid to heavy body, with moderate carbonation. Slightly bitter.

O: Good solid example of the American brown ale style.

I would pair this with a pork chop or leg of lamb with a caesar salad.

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Photo of Tschnab
3.58/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A- a light brown kind of reddish clear body with a good amount if tan head.

S- very very malty with a touch of nuttiness, and a good amount of caramel and toffee.

T- very sweet molasses and malt with a good note of biscuit and fruity malt. Very refreshing and light.

O- a very sessionable brown that is simple but nice. More hops would balance it perfectly.

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4/5  rDev +9%

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4/5  rDev +9%

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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4/5  rDev +9%

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2.5/5  rDev -31.9%

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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4/5  rDev +9%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of Ruds
3.09/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured from a bottle into a UK half pint glass (curved with large base - a brewdog one!)

Medium brown in colour and almost no head - looked very flat !

Smelt nutt, toffee, very light malt smell

Tasted nutty, caramel, minimal chocolate and malts

Mouthfeel - nothing special, average drinkable beer

Overall - an average beer, would not seek this out again, but if it was the only thing available I'd happily drink it!

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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2.5/5  rDev -31.9%

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +22.6%

Brooklyn Brown Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
3.67 out of 5 based on 2,366 ratings.
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