Brooklyn Silver Anniversary Lager | Brooklyn Brewery

BA SCORE
88
very good
495 Ratings
Brooklyn Silver Anniversary LagerBrooklyn Silver Anniversary Lager
BEER INFO

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

Style: Doppelbock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by palma on 03-05-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
495
Reviews:
114
Avg:
3.92
pDev:
10.2%
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
72
For Trade:
3
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 495 |  Reviews: 114
Photo of kylehay2004
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: no head really on a hazy orange amber body. scattered lacing

S: dark breads, caramel, orange peel

T: bready and caramel malts, resins, candied orange, spicey hops with a metallic and boozy finish

M: medium body and high carbonation.

Overall: relatively simple but easy to drink. The carbonation was a little too much for me.

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Photo of nickfl
3.6/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours with a small head of white foam on a hazy, amber brown body. Lots of toffee and apple notes in the aroma. Big malt up front with toffee and caramel. Some apple and more caramel in the middle, finishes with a touch of licorice and spicy hops. A fairly thick body, moderate carbonation, and a somewhat sweet finish. Not bad, a bit muddy and one dimensional, the toffee gets really cloying by the end of the glass.

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Photo of Lovely85
4/5  rDev +2%

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4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of da_beers
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of GTB
3/5  rDev -23.5%

Photo of Budinetz
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of Goobastic
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

Photo of Zimm
3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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3/5  rDev -23.5%

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4/5  rDev +2%

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4/5  rDev +2%

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4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of tazzman
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of kwkdmk
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of braican
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Photo of generallee
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of brheuer
3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of KELPAK
4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of DuffDaddy
4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

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4/5  rDev +2%

Photo of ONUMello
3.88/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750ml bottle poured into a pils glass
A: Pours a solid bronze color with a two-finger head that very slowly settles
S: Nutty, malty, biscuit, a hint of hops
T: Malt malt and more malt but balanced nicely by integrated hops that provide a touch of resin & nice citrus. Along for the ride are biscuit notes, herbs/spices and some plums/alcohol towards the end
M: Medium to full-bodied, chewy, a touch of alcohol but overall filling/balanced
O: I like the fact that Brooklyn did a play on a lager for their anniversary celebration. Cheers to them and all they've brought to the beer world! Overall this is a very solid beer but it's tough to beat Celebrator as king of the style

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Photo of 604growler
3/5  rDev -23.5%

Brooklyn Silver Anniversary Lager from Brooklyn Brewery
3.92 out of 5 based on 495 ratings.
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