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Brooklyn Local 1 - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,767 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,767
Reviews: 888
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 123
Gots: 214 | FT: 6
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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A: poured into a Duvel tulip to a beautiful golden yellow topped by a three finger dense and rocky head with excellent staying power and nice lacing
S: smells of fruity esters, spicy yeast and dry malt
T: taste is sweet and fruity with some spicy yeast and a mice dry cracker maltyness. swallow is more fruitiness with some phenols, and warming alcohol
M: this beer sits at the lighted end of medium on the palate with soft but assertive carbonation from the bottle fermentation and a slightly drying finish
O: Either way as a 'strong saison' or a belgian strong pale this beer is fantastic. Alcohol is well hidden and this beer drinks very easily.

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Brooklyn Local 1 from Brooklyn Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,767 ratings.