Brooklyn Lager | Brooklyn Brewery

BA SCORE
86
very good
3,657 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery
New York, United States
brooklynbrewery.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by UncleJimbo on 02-11-1998

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,657
Reviews:
1,241
Avg:
3.8
pDev:
12.37%
 
 
Wants:
120
Gots:
878
For Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
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Photo of facundoCNB
3.32/5  rDev -12.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

a clear deep amber with an off white head that quickly disappears. looks like an ale - not a lager.. very misleading had i not read the bottle label :p

smells of orange and honey, cloves and cinnamon

taste is a bit bitter yet crisp - hint of burnt grains, bread, burnt caramel/toffee

light body, high carbonation, slightly creamy

not really my cup of tea for beers but if it's the only other lager on tap here in nj (this does happen often where this is y only craft choice aside from blue moon*) then i'll drink the fuck out of it without a peep.

*fuck blue moon, seriously. this shit is not craft beer. it's mass produced wheat beer. and for that matter, wheat beer is fucking boring, make this stuff taste better if you're going to try and take over the fucking market with it you assholes. thanks. have a nice day.

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Photo of Jumski
3/5  rDev -21.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

Photo of hilgart1
3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

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2/5  rDev -47.4%

Photo of JxExM
4/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of robnolan
4/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of bhawk1
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Photo of closisinthehouse
4/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of Chris1108
4.07/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A - golden hue with quick rising bubbles, looks delicious! This head disappears quickly leaving little lace but it's there
S - not much aroma, have to pull it in your nose - light hoppy smell
T - delicious - dry aftertase, very satisfying, I like this brew!
M - a bit thin but it has potential for a session beer.
O - I would buy this again. I like the adherence to the Reinheitsgbot, this is a pure lager in traditional style. I can imagine my grandfather enjoying this after a long day at work. Satisfying and refreshing.

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Photo of Mikecap
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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3/5  rDev -21.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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3/5  rDev -21.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

Brooklyn Lager from Brooklyn Brewery
3.8 out of 5 based on 3,657 ratings.
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