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Brooklyn Local 1 - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,698 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,698
Reviews: 880
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 116
Gots: 185 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with German malts and hops, first-pressing Demerara cane sugar from Mauritius, and a Belgian yeast strain. 100% bottle re-fermentation; OG=18.5; AE=1.7. Classified as a "strong saison" by Garrett Oliver.

(Beer added by: akorsak on 02-18-2007)
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ROMER79

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4.5/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer is an awesome big boy. The feel and the flavor are excellent. The pour was a murky gold with a two finger white head. It wreaked of citrus, hops, and wheat. The taste was amazing. Almost a cross between a saison and wheat. I could really pull out grapefruit, orange, hops, with a wheat note mixed in. It was crisp and delicious. Very easy big beer to drink. Great for summer.

Serving type: bottle

04-27-2008 22:28:44 | More by ROMER79
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Brooklyn Local 1 from Brooklyn Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,698 ratings.