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Brooklyn Local 1 - Brooklyn Brewery

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92
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1,793 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,793
Reviews: 891
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 11.62%
Wants: 128
Gots: 226 | FT: 6
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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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4.2/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

[Best served in a Trappist glass]

Poured a cloudy medium yellowish orange with a very large (2-3 finger) white frothy head that had great longevity and excellent lacing.

The aroma was moderately heavy of grain malts, an earthy yeast and flowery hops with nice notes of citrus, banana and a bit of spice (coriander I believe).

It tasted kind of sweet with a hint of citrus at first and then became a bit bitter and quite yeasty with a mild alcohol finish leaving a nice bold flavor lingering on the taste buds for a long while.

Mouthfeel was right in the middle of light and medium in body and had a dry texture with a nice prickly carbonation.

Overall a great Strong Ale with a medley of components coming together for one really fantastic tasting brew which does a nice job of concealing the high alcohol content.

KajII, Mar 11, 2011
Photo of mmmbeer
4.2/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

750 mL custom bottle with batch code. Brewed to 18.5 Plato with Bamberg (Weyermann?) pilsner malt, raw sugar, Perle and Styrian Goldings hops. Fermented with Belgian yeast and bottle-conditioned. Pours a chill-hazed orange, with loads of carbonation and an inch of frothy white head that reduces to a fine cap. Hugely fruity aroma contributes orange, mango, papaya and pineapple, spicy/floral hops and earthy yeast. Complex, fruity, delicious. The palate adds to (or perhaps detracts from) this notes of chalky yeast, a few phenols, an almost harsh hop flavor and a lingering sweetness. Light and crisp at the start, but as the carbonation mellows, the body fills out. This brew has a very flavorful yeast and it is very easy to drink despite the ABV. It tastes quite authentic, and despite my nitpicking on the flavor, this is definitely worthy of a revisit.

mmmbeer, Jan 23, 2011
Photo of yesyouam
4.2/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Brooklyn Local 1 is a cloudy amber ale with a thick, frothy, foamy, splotchy, waxy, off-white head. It has great retention and lacing. The aroma is strong and complex: bread, hay, flowers, grass, earth, leaves, forest, peach-- yet none of these elements dominates. It's a touch sweet. I said "holy crap" to an empty room when I smelled this. It is medium-light bodied and pretty smooth. The finish is bitter and warm and prickly like whiskey. It is lightly sweet, well bittered and a bit sour. It's pretty well balanced. The flavor is similar to the aroma, but not as sweet. It's so complex that it seems almost disjointed. Age this. There are flavor notes of green and dried leaves, apricot, prune, sour cherry, orange marmalade and cigars. It's strong and bright, but rather smooth. Nice!
(rated Feb 20, 2008)

yesyouam, Dec 11, 2008
Photo of patre_tim
4.19/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

A: Foggy golden with tons of fine carbonation, 3 fingers of light yellow tinged white head. Good retention.

S: Sweet and caramel like, light fruity and floral qualities. Daisies, and cantelope.

T: Belgian yeast, light lemon tartness, la fair amount of sweetness, sight bitterness on the finish. Really hides the alcohol, and is much like a white wine in dryness. Sharp cheddar like quality.

M: A lot of fine bubbled carbonation, a little thickness to the body, but it comes across as light, airy and dry. Really well done.


O: An excellent brew. Great mouth feel, very mellow in taste, definitely a Belgian style beer. Bought in Boca Raton, drank on Deerfield Beach, July 15, 2014.

patre_tim, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of generallee
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: It was poured from a 1 pint, 9.4oc brown corked and caged bottle into a tulip glass. The number 0719 is printed on the back label. I am not sure if that is a bottle number, batch number or a date.

Appearance: The pour produced an average sized (two finger thick) head with a creamy off white color. The head slowly fades down to small ring of slick lace. Underneath the head is a light golden honey colored liquid with a hazy appearance and streams of tiny bubbles rushing to the surface.

Smell: The aroma is full of fruity, estery yeast, sweet malts and some light, funky phenolic notes.

Taste/Mouth: Up front it has candy like sweetness with light tropical fruit notes, some pear, apple, and light malt as well as some funky phenolic notes. In the middle it starts to dry a little and we add some mild warming alcohol and mild spicy/leafy hops to its malty character. It finishes much dryer than it started but still with some residual sweetness mixed into mild hop notes. The palate is full and lively with plenty of carbonation.

Notes: Overall good appearance, flavor and a fun lively palate make this an enjoyable beverage.

generallee, Aug 07, 2009
Photo of LacquerHead
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Had this at Aria (Night Club) in CC TX
Poured this into a Collins glass and wide mouthed rocks. (These were the only glasses at my disposal. I should have asked for a red wine glass.)

It poured a hazy bronze-y straw color with a white foamy head that resembled the crust of a peach cobbler. Some sediment swirled around the glass.

The aroma was not very commanding. It had a dry floral smell. The taste however, didn't disappoint.

The taste was similar to many Belgian beers. It had a floral bread like flavor, as well as, dried fruits such as apricots. The taste of yeast kept it honest to the style. There was a bit of a sour/pale taste at times along with a touch of malty sweetness.

Drinkability: very good. The ABV level was not noticeable. The 9% was well masked. It had a very soft texture with a very slight carbonated bite.

Overall: I liked this one. I was impressed by its drinkability. It tastes very smooth and refreshing. A solid American take on the Belgian Style.

LacquerHead, Dec 06, 2010
Photo of Traquairlover
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

From a bottle (unmarked that I can find, at least a bomber, but I would guess 750ml), one drink poured into a snifter.

A = Gloden hazy liquid pouring off a nice high white head or foam and medium bubbles. Good head retention, dissipates very slowly and leaves light lacing on glass and good lacing on surface.

S = Sweet yeasty smells of risen but unbaked sourdough bread, floral notes of hops but not much presence of bitterness (at least in the smell), fresh cut grass and green tea, also light trace of pepper and coriander.

T = This has some distinctive tastes from a Belgian saison, but it seems fresher to me than a true Belgian. It is lighter somehow, but only in the refreshing nature of the taste, not in the body or the heavy alcohol which is felt but only in passing as the last factor noted. Up front there is a spicy, grainy yeast taste, at mid-palate this intensifies, but in the long finish it becomes a fruity dry taste with middle eastern spices hinted at but not quite strong enough to name.

M = Medium bodied, frothy carbonation, excellent mouthcoating. Perfect body for the taste.

D = NOt an everyday drink, but awesome if you are in the mood for a strong tasting, yet at the same time light refreshing Belgian.

Traquairlover, Feb 20, 2008
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Poured from the bottle into a pint glass the beer is bright gold with a think white head that sticks around until the very end.

S: The beer has a definite yeast character in the scent, Belgian for sure but also with some element of a Hefe yeast. Notes of bananas, cloves, citrus fruit, a faint malt smell and a note of alcohol.

T: This beer is much more balanced than I would have expected from the smell. There is a nice malt (pilsner) flavor that offsets the yeast and the citrusy hops. Starts a little harsh with the yeast but finishes very smooth like a pils.

M: Thick for the style with a very high level of carbonation that contributes to the clean finish.

D: At 9% ABV this is a beer to be shared for sure. Mostly because a person could certainly drink the whole bottle on their own. I've had this beer a few times now and it pairs incredibly well with roast chicken and curry dishes. Truly a great beer and I can't wait for Local 2.

grahambo, Feb 20, 2009
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a 750 ml bottle into a Duvel tulip.

Appearance: Brooklyn Local 1 pours a very pale yellow that lights up to a bright golden when held up to the light. A closer inspection reveals loads of carbonation inside the glass, as well as a welcomed haze of (presumably) Belgian yeast. Atop the beer is a massive four-finger head that takes an eternity to subside, leaving a few strands of thick lacing as it goes.

Smell: Instantly, Garrett Olivers description of this beer a "strong saison" rings true, although it does share some similarities with a BSPA. Barnyard smells and wet hay are discernible right away. Behind that, there is a remarkably authentic scent of Belgian yeast, as well a few bright orchard fruits rounding out the smell.

Taste: Just as the smell indicated, this tastes a lot like a BSPA-saison hybrid - and a pretty good one at that. There is a big barnyard taste, that refrains from being too funky, as well as a spot-on strain of Belgian yeast that provides a good amount of tartness. There is also a noted presence of some orchard fruit, with pear and green apple being the most prominent.

Mouthfeel: The mouthfeel is just about right in this one. It's very light but still retains a welcomed creaminess. As a result of the high carbonated, Local 1 bounces off your palate and is thus appropriately crisp and dry.

Drinkability: Local 1 masks the alcohol as well as any beer with 9% ABV. Despite being a little more alcoholic than what is typical for the style, the beer is pretty drinkable. For some reason, though, I am taking my sweet time with this bottle.

Overall, Brooklyn Local 1 is a fine beer, whether you want to call it a BSPA or a saison. I'll go with the latter because that's what the brewer prefers. In that light, it's a very tasty brew and an extremely authentic reproduction of a delicious Belgian style. I would definitely drink this again and would gladly recommend it.

zoso493, May 13, 2010
Photo of jozols
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Brooklyn meets Belgium -- two of my favorite beer sources -- in the latest offering from the Brooklyn Brewery. The Local 1 comes in an unusual 750-ml bottle (the cursive, trademark "B" is etched subtly into the neck of the bottle and absent entirely from the large label). This batch is brewed using 100 percent refermentation--a rare method in which the beer is conditioned within the bottles, not before--giving it a natural effervescence. The resulting ale has a rich, golden color with a cloudy head that never entirely disappears and leaves a bubbly lace residue when swirled in the glass (I used a wine glass). Aromatic and sweetly scented. It's light on the tongue but has a complex flavor, with a hint of honey that masks the high alcohol content (9% ABV), and no bitter aftertaste.

jozols, Mar 10, 2007
Photo of flexabull
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a bright gold color, slightly cloudy, and with a nice big white bubbly head.

Aromas are yeasty, spicy, a bit of clove, and some bubble gum.

Beer has a very crisp and dry upfront character. Malts flavors are supple and creamy, and with a bit of green apple and clove flavor. The finish is bright, and a bit biting from the hops.

Mouthfeel is quite nice. Supple, smooth, and full.

Drinkability is very good. This is an very enjoyable and easy to drink Belgian Style beer. Well done Brooklyn.

Bottle courtesy of BeerTruth, thanks again!

flexabull, Jul 27, 2007
Photo of Tone
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a hazy, maize/golden color. 5/4 inch head of a white color. Great retention and decent lacing. Smells of yeast, alcohol, tart malt, slight sweet malt, slight honey, hops, slight citrus, and a hint of spice. Fits the style of a Belgian Strong Pale Ale. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp with a high carbonation level. Tastes of hops, tart malt, yeast, citrus (lemon/pear?), slight alcohol, and sweet malt. Overall, alcohol really well hidden, good aroma, great body, blend, and complexity.

Tone, Jan 26, 2010
Photo of dfillius
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Enjoyed in a snifter
A: Cloudy lemony-yellow-gold with a ring of pure white lace around the top - terrific retention. Gorgeous, but more head please.
S: Citrus, very bright! Spicy yeast, apple and pear cider smell, some nutmeg.
T: Yeasty, very respectable belgian golden. Terrific sweetness when warm. Tiny hop character (reminiscent of pilsner) would be great with a grilled lemony salmon steak.
M: Very fizzy - too much at first, but it mellows out and has a predominantly dry texture.
D: A really nice beer! Could hang out in a pack of belgians and be well disguised and in good company!

dfillius, Apr 17, 2008
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

a friend split a bottle with me last night. review from notes

A- pours a near opaque pale gold. a huge fluffy white head. little to no lacing but Belgians rarely leave any. very nice head retention.

S- strong Belgian yeast esters and candy sweetness is evident. a hint of spiciness and some tropical banana like aroma.

T- almost a mirror of the aroma, strong fruity Belgian yeast esters. the most recognizable fruit being banana. a tiny bit of spice reveals itself as it warms. the beer stays on the sweet side throughout

M- light/medium in body. the carbonation level is a bit excessive and detracts a little from the beer. finishes slightly dry

D- very smooth drinking 9% very little alcohol is detectable and doesn't show it's face until near room temp. I'd pick this up again and would likely pick it up over any imported Belgian Strong Pale

Freethyhops, Mar 27, 2010
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours up a nice golden color with some peach highlights. Generous, pillowy off-white head lasts for a while and leaves good lacing. Snappy yet doughy malt aroma with hints of honeysuckle, pear blossom, white pepper, mentholated tobacco and lime zest. Lightly yeasty in aroma as well as a notable hop and alcohol presence. Upon first sip, I can't help but think tripel. Hefty alcohol warmth with some doughy pale malt sweetness that is cut with a healthy peppery carbonation and then moves towards a lightly drier finish. Some astringent grassy suggestions in the transition between the initial sweetness and lightly citrusy finish. A very nice medium to full bodied beer with a good carbonation level and hoppiness to keep the sweetness in check. Alcohol seems more prevalent in the nose than it is in the taste, which is a bonus. Very drinkable for how potent it is. Overall, not quite as dry nor refined as some Belgian counterparts, but a real nice beer worth seeking out and trying.

crookedhalo, Aug 06, 2007
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from 750mL corked & caged bottle into a tulip.

Appearance: medium golden hue with a light haze and a robust effervescence. Head poured 3+ fingers of frothy white foam and is inconveniently persistent. Quite dramatic!

Smell: nice malt aroma with a little bit of farmhouse funk complemented by a light sweetness. Within this is a nice pear character, which I always love in a big Belgian-inspired beer. The smoothness and balance here is wonderful; I love it.

Taste: big, sweet malt with more of that pear and funk. The flavor seems less complex and a bit sweeter than the aroma; still quite good but not as subtle and enticing as the smell.

Mouthfeel: medium body with a huge carbonation and mammoth, mouth-filling creaminess. Delightful.

Overall: I like this beer a lot and would definitely have it again, but I must say it is a bit on the sweet side, even for the style. Big and tasty, yes; a refreshing quaffer, decidedly not.

flagmantho, Jun 28, 2012
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle poured into a tulip glass. This is a pale golden color; extra-fizzy with a couple inches of head. Smells very "Belgian" with candy-sugar, lemon, and grass. Taste is a sweet lemon upfront with some hoppiness, peppery spices, and more lemon at the back end. Alcohol is blended in very well, making this dangerously drinkable for 9% ABV. Mouthfeel is extremely fluffy and well-carbonated. All-around, this is very good.

webmanspidey, Jan 22, 2011
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Poured a clear, pale, only slightly hazy yellow with an astonishingly thick and tenacious head that persisted throughout the glass. Some yeasty, banana esters of the Belgian persuasion came forth. The most striking characteristic of this beer is the very dry and fully attenuated taste and mouthfeel. It is incredibly drinkable, or as the Belgians say, ‘digestible,’ with very little of it’s 9% ABV being perceivable to the drinker. I felt like I could just keep quaffing this one, thought my rational mind told me not to. Feels drinkable as a session beer. I liked the fact that it had so little residual sugar and cloying sweetness, yet retained a complexity and character worthy of the strong Belgian genre. Very well done brew by Brooklyn Brewery.

BabaJohn, Dec 18, 2007
Photo of mjurney
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bright pale golden color, pretty hazy. Lots of fine carbonation. Head looks very thick and spongy.

I get lots of tropical fruit aroma, along some Belgian spices and bready malts.

Crisp and refreshing, yet very complex in flavor. There's tropical fruits and spices up front, I get mixture of pineapples and banana with some cloves. Sweet bready malt in the middle, but very clean tasting. I notice there some yeasty and peppery notes in the taste. Finish off pretty dry, yet it's very smooth. Alchohol is well hidden.

mjurney, Feb 27, 2011
Photo of onewetpaw
4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A- Molasses and rich burnt sugar. Minimal spice and vague clove.

A- Medium golden with a mild haze. Thick two to three finger head in the tulip glass that persists. Mild lacing along the glass as well.

F- There's lots of things going on here. I taste rich molasses and almost Trickle type flavors initially. After that I get some interesting esters reminding me of raisins. Minimal alcohol warming is there, but incredibly well hidden given the ABV.

M- Light body and high carbonation. Its almost puckering with the level of dryness.

O- A beautiful beer with rich flavors and lots going on. Less fruity than the local 2 and a really, really nice beer. The best thing I've tasted from Brooklyn, by far.

onewetpaw, Mar 16, 2012
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Saison? Really? Seems a bit more Triple or Strong Pale like to me, but whatever. Damn good beer regardless. Beautiful pour, nice white head and golden body. Taste is subtle - nothing really extreme or offensive going on here. Friends who tried this with me immediately insisted that this was very much like Duvel. We had a bottle of that afterwqards, and though I did prefer the Local, I am inclined to agree. Great body and mouthfeel. I wish all beers drank like this. A bit of heat from the alcohol, but drinkability is much better than I would have thought. A very good beer.

Onibubba, Jul 30, 2007
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I picked this up last week at a local place where I get a lot of my beer from. After seeing lots of articles and hearing the publicity over this, I was excited to try it and see how good Brooklyn's first "big bottle" was. Most of their other offerings were enjoyable and well-crafted, and I figured that Garrett would not let me down with this highly anticipated brew. After working my way down it over a nice, long period the other night, I have to say that beer met my expectations of it!


This had a very nice pour to it - golden, with a beautiful head and the lacing to match. My first sips of this were strong - with a very crisp, sharp taste to it and a strong alcohol kick to it. As it warmed up and I worked my way down, it resembled it's listed style of saison more and more. It was more doughy, and the sediment on the bottom enlivened the taste as I got closer and closer to it. It was champagne-like in it's texture, but never light enough to where I could ignore what I was tasting. It just grew on me very quietly, and it's rare that I've had a beer that changed this much from start to finish.

Sure, it took a lot of getting used to, and the alcohol can be felt here, but this is to be savored and enjoyed at a comfortable clip. There's no hop bitterness here, and the quality of the ingredients really stands out since this is solid from start to finish. It's hard to picture this as a saison, since the bottle fermentation leads me to believe this is a more Belgian-type style than that. No matter - Brooklyn's to be commended for going out on a limb, coming up with another Milton Glaser-packaged gem, and for brewing in the Borough that it calls home. Here's hoping that the Express 2 is on it's way down the track!

JerzDevl2000, Apr 02, 2007
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A: Bright, golden hue with a massive, white creamy head that lasts quite awhile and leaves a good amount of lacing. Very nice; not what I was expecting.

S: Quite yeasty and peppery. Citrus aroma is detectable as well. Alcohol is fairly prominent as well.

T: Bold statement coming: This one reminds me of Westmalle's Trappist Tripel. Initial taste is somewhat dominated with Belgian yeastiness, bread-like quality, with a citrus twang and mild peppery spiciness at the finish. The one thing that detracts slightly from this brew is that there is also a mild metallic aftertaste at the end. Regardless, I'm very impressed with this beer.

M: Carbonation is excellent. Not as creamy as it appears, since the head is massive and creamy, and maintains this appearance for quite some time. The metallic finish lingers on the palate slightly, but not as much as the first sip. Once, that initial unexpected feel/taste is crossed, it seems to be diminished a bit.

D: Alcohol is fairly prominent, but that is to be expected for a beer twice the ABV of an average beer. Good drinkability simply based on the style. Not a session beer, obviously, but an excellent interpretation of a Belgian strong ale, by an American brewery. Kudos to Brooklyn brewery.

irishking1977, May 08, 2010
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

From 750 ml bottle aged 6 months. Caged and corked

A: Super hazy color. Lots of yeast floating around in this one. Minimal white head. Could not really raise one even with a rigurous pour.

S: Spicy with some sweetness after. Orange peel. Yeast as well

T: Citrus lemony taste. Slightly sour.

M: Nice light body with good carbonation. So good you hardly notice

D: Wonderfully drinkable. Never noticed the ABV. Really refreshing.

aerozeppl, Nov 30, 2007
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4.18/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

750ml bottle. back label has possible batch number of "3318". poured into tulip.

clear golden straw with honey amber tones. large 3- or 4-finger head slowly fades to thin layer. good lacing. hazy with yeast on later pours.

fruity and spicy aroma, with apple, pear, and hint of citrus, then pepper, hint of clove, and parsley. bready malts underneath. grassy, herbal hop note. faint alcohol and moderate phenols.

palate is a decent balance of toasted bready malt, ripe pears and champagne, quickly met by spicy phenols and herbal, grassy hops with a moderate, crisp bitterness. phenols get a little bold towards the finish, but never distract.

smooth, with faint resins in the finish. moderate yet slightly prickly carbonation is fluffy. later pours with yeast haze are actually creamy.

tai4ji2x, Mar 14, 2009
Brooklyn Local 1 from Brooklyn Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,793 ratings.