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:
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Added by purplehops on 06-10-1998

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Served in a pint.

A: pours a rich deep chestnut brown with a short off white head that dissipates fast leaving a white ring with small amounts of lacing.

S: Rich aroma, chocolate, wheat, malts, yeast, vanilla, woody and earthy tones

T: Fairly sweet, bit creamy, can taste nuts, wheat, barley, oats, brown sugars, maple syrup

M: Fuller bodied beer with ample amounts of carbonation, fairly well balanced

O: This is a pretty good brown ale right here, might not be the best that I've come across but its darn good. Quite affordable too. Would recommend it.

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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

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

12oz bottle poured into a pint glass.

A: Deep brown color with lighter hues around the edges of the glass. One finger of off-white head settles to about 1/8 of an inch, but never completely goes away. Scattered patches of creamy looking lacing.

S: Thin, runny caramel, bread crust, suggestions of toffee and brown cocoa. Bread pudding and perhaps some golden raisin. Vague oily hop scent in the background. Not particularly bold or interesting, but not bad.

T: Bread pudding. Thin caramel, cola, bread crust, cocoa and nutty chocolate. Light woodiness. Berry fruitiness tucked within it allFlash of oily, citric hops toward the end. Drying yeasty finish.

M: Medium bodied. Creamy and full, but a blast of aggressive seltzery carbonation really tears through it to the point of being a distraction.

O: A serviceable brown, even if it isn't the most well put together beer. There's nothing that really stands out about it though, and no real motivation to re-visit if other options are present.

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Brooklyn Brown Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
3.67 out of 5 based on 2,359 ratings.
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