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Brooklyn Local 1 - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,695 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,695
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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putnam

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Fresh from the distributor, who also obtained it fresh. Hmm. Sweet yellow, slick textured liquid. Aromas are estery and slightly canned corny. Decent flavors of red delicious apples and moist white bread and simple sweetness. This belongs to the Duvel/Pranqster tradition. It should have more complexity (or be drier). A vague detergent aroma and mild bitterness are the only hops effect.

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2007 20:04:40 | More by putnam
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S: Sweet and caramel like, light fruity and floral qualities. Daisies, and cantelope.

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Brooklyn Local 1 from Brooklyn Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,695 ratings.