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Brooklyn Special Effects Alcohol Free Lager

Brooklyn Special Effects Alcohol Free Lager

0.4% ABV | 335ml Bottles

Regular price $18.00
Regular price Sale price $18.00
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$2.25/each
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SKU: SKU-B-0037-8

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97 calories per bottle

Discover Brooklyn Special Effects, a non-alcoholic beer that breaks boundaries and offers a healthier, flavourful alternative without compromising on taste. This innovative creation by the renowned Brooklyn Brewery delivers a full-bodied experience for those who seek the essence of beer without the intoxicating effects.

The aroma captivates your senses with zesty grapefruit notes and fresh, fragrant hops, creating an inviting and tantalising bouquet. On the palate, you'll enjoy a harmonious blend of citrus tang and hoppy bitterness, balanced by a subtle malt sweetness.

Brooklyn Special Effects boasts a medium body with a smooth, crisp texture, and lively carbonation that adds to its refreshing qualities. The finish is clean and moderately bitter, leaving you with lingering citrus zest and earthy hop notes.

Perfect for social gatherings, quiet evenings, or simply as a delightful treat, this non-alcoholic beer caters to health-conscious individuals who appreciate a well-crafted brew. Experience the magic of Brooklyn Special Effects and indulge in a unique and satisfying beverage that challenges the status quo.

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Tasting notes

Brooklyn Special Effects Alcohol Free Lager Tasting Notes:

Brooklyn Special Effects is a delightful non-alcoholic beer that offers a unique experience for those who enjoy the taste of beer without intoxication. This craft beverage has been expertly brewed to deliver a full-flavoured and satisfying experience while keeping health and well-being in mind.

  1. Appearance: Brooklyn Special Effects pours a clear, golden amber colour with a frothy white head that dissipates slowly, leaving a delicate lacing on the glass.

  2. Aroma: The nose is greeted by an enticing bouquet of fresh grapefruit zest, underpinned by subtle notes of pine and floral hops. This leads to a delicate malt aroma reminiscent of freshly baked bread.

  3. Taste: On the palate, this non-alcoholic beer delivers a harmonious balance of flavours, including a prominent citrus tang from the grapefruit, complemented by a gentle bitterness from the hops. The malt backbone provides a slight sweetness, creating a well-rounded and satisfying taste profile.

  4. Mouthfeel: Brooklyn Special Effects boasts a medium body with a smooth, crisp texture. Its lively carbonation adds to the refreshing quality of this beverage, making it highly drinkable and enjoyable.

  5. Finish: The finish is clean and moderately bitter, with a lingering note of citrus zest and a subtle hint of earthy hops, inviting you to take another sip.

Brooklyn Special Effects is a fantastic alternative for those who appreciate the flavour and complexity of beer but wish to avoid the effects of alcohol. Its well-balanced and refreshing taste profile and health-conscious approach make it a perfect choice for various occasions, from social gatherings to quiet nights in.

Serving Suggestions

Brooklyn Special Effects Alcohol Free Lager Serving Suggestions:

  1. Temperature: Serve the beer chilled, ideally between 4-6°C. This temperature enhances the refreshing taste and allows the malt and hop flavours to shine through.
  2. Glassware: Use a clean, dry glass, preferably a lager or pilsner glass. These types of glasses have a tapered shape that helps maintain the beer's carbonation and enhances the aroma.
  3. Pouring: Tilt the glass at a 45-degree angle and slowly pour the beer, straightening the glass as it fills. This technique creates a good head, which enhances the aroma and flavour.
  4. Occasions: Enjoy Brooklyn Special Effects at social gatherings, picnics, barbecues, or any event where you want a refreshing, alcohol-free alternative. It's a versatile choice that pairs well with a wide range of dishes.

By following these serving suggestions, you can fully appreciate the crisp and hoppy flavour of Brooklyn Special Effects - American Non Alcoholic Lager.

About Brooklyn Brewery

Brooklyn Logo

In the vibrant heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the dream of two beer enthusiasts, Steve Hindy and Tom Potter, took flight in 1987 with the birth of the Brooklyn Brewery. The now-iconic logo, designed by the legendary Milton Glaser, became a symbol of this craft beer adventure.

In 1988, the brewery introduced its flagship brew, Brooklyn Lager, which captivated New Yorkers with its hoppy grace and malty charm. Over the years, the brewery expanded its offerings, enchanting taste buds with brews like East India Pale Ale, Brown Ale, and Black Chocolate Stout.

Responding to the growing demand for healthier options, Brooklyn Brewery ventured into non-alcoholic brews, creating the remarkable Brooklyn Special Effects. This non-alcoholic beer offers a zesty grapefruit aroma and a clean, bitter edge, perfect for health-conscious beer lovers.

Today, the Brooklyn Brewery's enchanting brews have crossed oceans, reaching over 30 countries and inspiring a new generation of craft beer adventurers. As a pioneer of the American craft beer movement, the brewery's tale of passion and innovation continues to unfold.


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Brooklyn Special Effects Alcohol Free Lager
Nutritional Information Per 100ml

Nutrient Amount
Energy (Kcal) 29kcal
Fat 0g
Carbs 6.3g
Sugars 2.9g
Protein 0.5g
Ingredients:  Pale caramel, and dark roasted Munich malts, and its surprising nose from dry-hopping with Mosaic, Citra and Amarillo hops.

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Delivery & Returns

How Much is Delivery?

Enjoy free delivery on orders over £69 when placed before 5 pm.

For orders below £69, a standard delivery charge of £5.99 applies.

Most orders placed by 5 pm will typically be delivered on the next working day.

Do you deliver at the weekend?

Saturday Delivery is available for £8.99. To ensure timely dispatch, please complete your order by 5 pm on Friday, allowing enough time for picking and packing. Please note we don't ship or deliver on UK Bank Holidays.

Are there any restrictions?

Our next-day delivery is available for 99% of the UK mainland. However, some Scottish mainland postcodes may incur higher charges. Saturday delivery serves mainland England, Wales, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. Regrettably, it doesn't cover Aberdeen, the Highlands, or the following postcodes: PA, FK, DD, AD, PH, IV, KO, HS, BT, KA, and KY.

Do you make deliveries to Northern Ireland?

Certainly, we do deliver to Northern Ireland. Kindly allow 5 to 7 working days for your order to arrive.

Do you make deliveries to more remote areas of the UK?

Indeed, we deliver to the Islands and Highlands. Delivery times for these areas are based on your order's weight, and typically take 7-10 working days.

I want to make a very large order.

We regard an order as large when it consists of 20 cases or more, with each case containing 12 bottles/cans. Although next-day delivery isn't guaranteed for such orders, we'll ensure delivery within three working days from the order date.

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