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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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3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

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3.52/5  rDev -3%
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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3.63/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Dark brown reddish color with a two fingers head with low retention.
Malty and grainy aroma with hints of English hops.
Nutty and lightly spiced flavor on a malty caramel base. Hints of pine, guaranĂ¡, roasted coffee and chocolate. Dry and bitter aftertaste.
Light body with good carbonation.
Not extraordinary but this is tasty brown ale. A notch above average for the style, more hoppy and less sweet.

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Brooklyn Brown Ale from Brooklyn Brewery
Beer rating: 3.63 out of 5 with 2,372 ratings
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