This is the award-winning ale was first brewed as a holiday specialty, and now is one of most popular beers year-round.
Northern English brown ales tend to be strong and dry, while southern English brown ales are milder and sweeter.
Brooklyn Brown Ale combines the best of those classic styles and then adds an American accent in the form of a firm hop character and roast palate.
A blend of six malts, some of them roasted, give this beer its deep russet-brown color and complex malt flavor, fruity, smooth and rich, with a caramel, chocolate and coffee background.
Generous late hopping brings forward a nice hop aroma to complete the picture.
A full-flavored beer that retains smoothness and easy drinkability that has made this style one of the most popular in Europe.