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Brooklyn Local 2 - Brooklyn Brewery

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Ratings: 1,223
Reviews: 513
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 10.86%
Wants: 77
Gots: 182 | FT: 7
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New York, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: ClockworkOrange on 02-02-2009)
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Photo of waltonc
4.47/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Picked this up at Kroger while visiting my parents in Michigan last week and flew it back to Colorado in my luggage. (well, actually my wife's luggage, since I hauled a mini-keg of Oberon back in my suitcase)

A: Beautiful dark brown/garnet/ruby color with nearly an inch of tan head that fades down to small patches of bubbles.
S: sweet dark fruit, candi sugar, yeast.
T: Absolutely delicious - again, sweet dark fruits, candi sugar, maybe brown sugar, bread quality, a little orange peel bitterness.
M: Perfect. Medium bodied with very crisp carbonation that makes this quite refreshing in spite o the high ABV and sugar. Like a nice febreze mist.
D: I'm guzzling this right now. Too bad I have to share with my Brooklyn beer-loving wife.

waltonc, Jun 17, 2009
Photo of psurandy
3.5/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a very deep brownish maroon with a beautiful thick head. I don't get a whole lot on the nose, but I do get some dark fruit and brown sugar. Taste is good, but I am a bit underwhelmed by the flavor as I was expecting a lot due to the fact that I really enjoyed Local 1. I am getting some fig, date and candied sugars but I'm just not tasting much complexity or layers of flavor. The carbonation and mouthfeel is nice and the drinkability is on par for the style. This is a good beer, but I've had better of this style.

psurandy, Jun 17, 2009
Photo of roadhouse
4.08/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

750 ml bottle into a New Belgium tulip

Pours a deep brown color with a one and a half inch tan head. Very good retention throughout and wonderful lacing left behind.

Aromas of dark fruit, orange peel, a bit of spiciness, slight sugary sweetness.

Taste contains some slight sugary sweetness up front but it is very brief, quickly taken over by dark fruit and a quite strong orange peel zing. Some other spiciness is present, a slight bready character in there as well. Phenols restrained but present right towards the finish. Spice and fruit linger on.

Mouthfeel is medium-light in body, very creamy texture, pretty much perfect Belgian carbonation.

The aroma wasn't very complex and the taste didn't exactly blow my mind but this was a very good Belgian style dark ale. Lots of interesting flavors going on here, just not the best. Certainly worthy.

roadhouse, Jun 14, 2009
Photo of Slatetank
4.38/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I was happy to share this with Mughugger, HombreWing, Evets, BitterBeerFace - thanks to mughugger for breakin' it out. Poured chilled into a sampler glass after a resounding pop! from the cork -750mil corked and caged

A - A deep brown that is almost opaque with light poking through the liquid - a healthy light tan head with very fine bead crowns the ale

S - The smell of cocoa ripe dark fruit and dates w/ mellow wood notes. The nose is spiced w/ yeast esters providing a sufficient amount of aroma and mild nutty sweet malt odors are pleasant

M - Dancing carbonation circulates the malt texture around the mouth. Dry and yet a mild toasted sweet malt essence w/ roasted texture is experienced

T - The sweet crisp roasted malt is layered w/ vanilla, cocoa, toasted dark bread and brownie/biscuit-like malt flavors. There is a dry hint in the taste possible honey influence. The spice notes are there with citrus peel creating contrast to the yeast and dark malt layers. The taste is of a serious belgian dark w/ complexity from yeast and malt playing off each other.

D - A great beer, It has similarities with Westvleteren in that it has a great feel that the flavor syncs up and the aroma keeps you coming back to experience more. I will be interested in trying this and letting it slowly warm to experience more of the nuances - supervb!

Slatetank, Jun 13, 2009
Photo of caddybuyer
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a chilled caged and corked 750 into an oversized wine glass and allowed to warm to an appropriate temperature.

A-Initial pour is extremely clear deep garnet brown with ruby highlights...a exceedingly attractive brew. As like all bottle conditioned beer, as the bottle gets to the bottom, the color grows darker and cloudy as the yeast settles in. I base my rating on the first pour, which looks outstanding.

S-Malts, brown sugars, and dark fruits...substantial earthy notes, particularly as it warms...very nice...

T-Interesting...not as sweet as I was expecting on the initial sip, and this is not a bad thing. Overall pure Belgian. They call the Infiniti M35 the Japanese BMW 5 series. I'll call this the American Chimay Blue with a slightly more pronounced orange taste and a bit of a hop twang..."complexity" is an overused term when it comes to these styles, but definately applies here...earthy, caramel malts, dark fruits, a hint of cherry, creamy and wonderful with a bit of alcohol in the background....nicely done

M-Well balanced mouthfeel, without being overly efferevescent as many Belgians are with the bottle conditioned active fermentation. Creamly and rich, like Brooklyn egg cream but not so heavy to be a drag on a meal.

D-Extremely drinkable and holds it own with the best of the Belgian knock offs and some of the true Belgians as well. A definate must buy again.

Everyone likes what they like. I am not a huge fan of Belgian Triples, but love the quads and the strong ales. This one should be a staple for anyone who loves the style, and proof of what American craft is capable of achieving.

caddybuyer, Jun 13, 2009
Photo of EPICAC
4.22/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

I'd been looking forward to trying this beer, since Brooklyn Local 1 was so good. Local 2 pours a cloudy brown with reddish tints. It's topped by a sudsy beige head that fades to a continuous film. The aroma is incredibly bright for the style. There's a bright layer of citrus and honey, below which lie the rich malty aromas of a Belgian Strong Dark Ale: dark fruit and candi sugar. I think the addition of some more aromatic ingredients really did a lot for the aroma of this beer, making it seem more light and inviting than a typical Belgian Dark.

This beer's flavors tell the same story as the aroma: the honey and citrus upfront give a lighter, brighter impression before diving deeper into the darker, maltier depths. The dark malt flavors in the center are a nice mix of candi sugar, caramel, rasins, dates and other dark fruit. The finish has a nice mix of peppery and alcoholic spice, a brief reprise of citrus, and a mild bitterness. Local 2 has very prickly carbonation, is medium-bodied and is surprisingly smooth once some of the carbonation dissipates.

This is another winner for Brooklyn's Local series. It's strong, fizzy and has an interesting addition of honey and citrus that I think adds a lot to the mix.

EPICAC, Jun 12, 2009
Photo of Kendo
4.15/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Poured from the caged & corked 750 ml into a Chimay Chalice. Body is brown with mahogany highlights and a tannish head that settles fast but is reinforced somewhat by rising carbonation.

S: Not terribly strong in the nose. Mainly sugar, fruit and a hint of chocolate malt. Pleasant, just not as "big" as expected.

T: First impression: Sweetness up front but finishes with a nice clean dryness. It could be the color, but at one point I think it's cola-like in flavor. Alcohol is noticed, albeit only faintly. Lemon-zest adds to dryness at the finish.

M: Lighter in heft than expected. Good fizziness mimics the Belgians and results in a good clean all-around feel.

D: Excellent.

Notes: For the style I usually expect more -- bigger malt, fruit and even more sugar. I didn't get a sense of what the honey added here at all, taste-wise. That's not to take away from the experience of this beer, because ultimately I enjoyed it as a nice, easy-drinking BSDA (no simple feat to pull off with a 9% ABV brew). It just wasn't exactly what I was expecting.

Kendo, Jun 10, 2009
Photo of Risser09
4.43/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

750 ml bottle poured into a snifter - fridge - 2009

Appearance: Pours a dark brown color with a .5" light tan head. Good retention, actually a great amount of retention. No lace left behind.

Smell: Spicy Belgian yeast. Deep caramel malt, honey and floral tones. Quite sweet with hyacinth, rose and a touch of hops. It won't get much better than this for the aroma.

Taste: A roasted barley flavor that tastes like oats and other cereal grains. Lots of pepper from the unique Belgian yeast. Notes of anise/licorice and some sweet honey. A nice, original flavor.

Mouthfeel: Spicy, sweet, floral and some booze. Lots of great flavor. Medium body and lively carbonation. Lingering sweetness and alcohol.

Drinkability: A nice, original take that I would go back to again and again. An interesting and tasty treat!

Risser09, Jun 08, 2009
Photo of biegaman
4.05/5  rDev 0%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Dark red grape with veins of scarlet kindled when exposed to the light. I love both the colour and the tone; it is deep and concealing with a sophisticated presence. Its beautiful head, pure as the driven snow, maintains its composure and lay perfectly still and utterly placid, unyielding to neither time nor air. Its lacing glints. It looks elegant, it sits with poise; this is a beer with social grace.

The aroma is incredibly reminiscent of many of the great Belgian dark ales; Gulden Draak and Trois Pistoles (Canadian, but Belgian inspired) are both uncanny matches. It carries that same bouquet of dark maltiness lathered in a floral, piquant spiciness. Remnants of citrus can be found but they are distant relative to notes of heavily caramelized brown sugar, roasted grain and rotted fruits.

The taste resembles something like a currant and wild berry compote served over chocolate biscuits and a spiced red fife wheat. It has a wholesome graininess, a dark side, unchecked spiciness and unsweetened fruitiness. The phenols make it almost herbaceous if not for all the grape-y fruit. It's the taste of dead fruits and dried flowers. I'm curious to know how (and what) might pair with this food wise.

I felt the mouthfeel was dull and listless but I quickly realized that it was just the subtlety of the wild honey sweeping over all the spiciness, graininess and fruitiness and concluding the sip with an agreeable and very humble sweetness. Like its head, this beer has poise. Even the alcohol, present in taste and aroma, seems to evaporate. It tastes pebbly, peppery and savory but drinks with transcendental smoothness.

Often times we wish our 330ml bottles would afford us another glass or two. The odd time, however, we find a beer we appreciate and admire so much and are fortunate enough that it comes only in (elegantly made) full size 750ml bottles. Take your time with it, Local 2 is a beer to be sipped over the course of an evening or afternoon while rediscovering a favourite book, music album or memories of times past.

biegaman, Jun 08, 2009
Photo of hopdog
3.88/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750ml bottle. Corked and caged.

Poured a medium and cloudy brownish color with a smaller sized off white head. Aromas of yeast, chocolate, spiciness, chocolate, and roastiness. Tastes of chocolate, candi sugar, honey sweentness, chocolate, caramel, spices, and some dark fruitiness. Alcohol content well hidden.

hopdog, Jun 07, 2009
Photo of ArrogantDeadGuy
4.45/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Poured from bottle into snifter a hearty
malt amber to brown with a slight head and
weak lace.

S: Malty fruits and candy sugar come off of this
brew immediately. It smells a little of

T: malty sweet well rounded not harping on
either malt or sugar too hard.The earthiness
cuts the sugar sweetness in a way that I
have yet to experience previously in
sampling this style.

M: The heartiness of this brew stands out, thick
and heavy aren't the words...maybe just

D: This is a very drinkable example of a BSDA
Not too overpowering with the sugar and
enough character and ecclecticness to be
well above average for the style.

ArrogantDeadGuy, Jun 07, 2009
Photo of bum732
4.33/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a dark brown, nice bubbly head, decent lacing. Smells of spicy sweet malt, some chocolate, mellow honey. Tastes relatively the same, not really picking up the orange peel. Nice spicy hoppy finish finishing fairly sweet. Nice crisp carbonation with good mouthfeel from the dark malt.

A very nice beer. I really like the interplay of the chocolate malt and the spicy noble hops. Very pleasant with the honey as well, a great beer, just as good as local 1.

bum732, Jun 03, 2009
Photo of Newsman
4.33/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Comes in a corked and caged 750ml bottle. Extra credit for presentation here...keepin' it classy, Brooklyn.

Pours a deep, rich chocolate brown with an off-white head that reduces fairly quickly but nonetheless lingers throughout.

Smells of malt sweetness, with some bready honey and a bit of spice in the background. Complex, especially as it warms up.

Equally complex taste. Somewhat typical of a solid Belgian dubbel to start, but with some nice notes of yeast and honey that stand out slightly without being ingratiating. As it warms, the alcohol comes in, as does a bit of caramel and chocolate, along with a nice warming alcohol.

Mouthfeel is quite nice, with a good bite and soothing warmth as you work through the bottle.

Very drinkable, and dangerously so. A bottle of this will do you for the evening. I had this with roasted pork and it worked very well together. I'd also do this with a good chocolate dessert or some high-end cheese and fruit.

Newsman, Jun 02, 2009
Photo of ChainGangGuy
4.18/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Pours out a deeply hazy, dark brown body with some amberish-hues to the edges and capped by a fluffed, off-white head.

Smell: Sweetish, with accents of dark candi sugar and gooey honey. Fruity, with touches of cherry and plum. Spicy, with both savory hop and yeast notes. Oh, and let's not forget the darkened, delicately toasted maltiness.

Taste: Dark, lightly toasted malts with a few stray, sweet additions of caramel, chocolate, honey, and dark candi sugar. Fruity tastes of plum, sweet Michigan cherries, and even a dash of dried orange peel. Earthy, finely floral, spicy hop character follows with no more than a light, fleeting bitterness. Some peppery alcohol notes and Belgian yeast hints in the latter half. Rebound of toasted sugar tastes. Finishes remarkably dry and with a definite, crackling crispness (which is not to say it wasn't crisp from the very beginning).

Mouthfeel: Medium-plus body. Well carbonated with an elegant, effervescent mouthfeel.

Drinkability: Brooklyn Local 2 is lively, fresh, and inviting. Also, the crisp nature and well-hidden alcohol makes this one fairly easy to down. Recommended if you're a fan of the Belgian Darks.

ChainGangGuy, May 31, 2009
Photo of PhillyStyle
3.43/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Batch 3518 (?)

750ml bottle, caged and corked, 9% ABV

The beer appeared a cola color with a big, fairly thick off-white head that was well retained and eventually faded into a small cap that lasted throughout the beer.

Aroma was good, sweet from the Belgian sugar and dark fruit, a hint of citrus was noted, possibly orange, and spices. Also, a touch of alcohol was noticeable as the beer warmed.

The taste was average. Bready and a light malt flavor are dominate, dark fruit and spices. For me it did not seem that the beer was all that well balanced and the taste seemed kind of light. Not at all what I expected from this great brewery.

The beer had a good feel to it, medium body, and good active carbonation.

Drinkability is good. The beer was smooth and overall the beer was pretty easy to drink with a nice dry finish, but since the taste was a little light, it made it a little less enjoyable. Also, I think that I discovered that this is certainly not one of my favorite styles, as compared to the Local 1.

PhillyStyle, May 27, 2009
Photo of grub
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

picked this one up at premier gourmet on a recent trip to buffalo, ny.

750ml bottle, corked and caged. sampled may 16/09.

pours hazy reddish brown with a huge fluffy tan head. the head drops fairly fast and leaves plenty of lace as it falls.

aroma is nice. tropical fruit. bit of dark fruit. light belgian spice. bit of alcohol. orange peel. bit of other light citrus. white bread and cracker. hint of caramel.

taste is good. whole wheat bread. bit of cracker. some dark fruit too. light alcohol. light yeasty spice. hint of tropical fruit, but less than i got in the aroma. low bitterness level.

mouthfeel is good. fairly high carbonation level. medium body.

drinkability is great. nice balance. great depth. i'm enjoying this one a lot, and will definitely be picking it up again.

grub, May 27, 2009
Photo of drcarver
4.25/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Love it!! Rich. Complex. Warm or chilled. T-E-R-R-I-F-I-C!!!

A - Cork pops out of the bottle with force. (I hope my daughter will get her eyesight back soon.) I wasn't expecting a belgium dark ale when the words "honey" and "citrus" appear on the bottle. Pours a dark brown body with a light brown head small head that stays for most fo the beer. Lively carbonation is seen through the entire beer.

S - Malt sweetness is immediate with a little dough and spice mixed in. As you go through the large bottle the honey and nut aromas are releases.

T - The alcohol is absent at the start but starts to come around as the beer warms and as you get closer to the bottom of the bottle. Starts with sweet fruitiness and the classic flavors of a Belgian Strong Ale. The bottle claims chocolate and caramel but they are not obvious. The caramel comes through towards the end.

M - A nice bite with a smooth dry finish. Nice.

D - This may be in my top 5. I could drink it faster than I should.

Again, this beer is rich and complex. It changes as it warms and it changes as you get closer to the sediment. I almost wonder if I should have shaken it. Joking... kinda.

drcarver, May 27, 2009
Photo of wilwfu
3.68/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Thanks to CharlotteBeerMan for this one... As a person who grew up in Winston, this may not make sense to many but the smell and look is like Moravian Sugar Cookies. The smell is heavy with dates and raisins, a slight hint of alcohol, not heavy though. I would liken it to an easy to drink mixture of molasses and honey... easy to drink and awesome brew!

wilwfu, May 25, 2009
Photo of zeff80
4.22/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Poured out a slightly hazy, dark burgundy color with a tan, thick, one-finger high layer of foam. The head left behind some intricate lace.

S - It smelled of honey and sweet malt with some dried fruit aroma, mostly raisin.

T - Very complex blend of flavors. It was fruity with some raisin and orange peel tastes. It also brought some sweet caramel malt flavors and was topped off with some spicy Belgian yeast.

M - A fizzy, sharp ale with a medium to full body.

D - Yet another outstanding tasting brew from Brooklyn. Makes me want to find Local 1.

zeff80, May 23, 2009
Photo of bosco7
4.4/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours beautifully. Dark brown color with a pale tan sticky head.

Cherry, black pepper, prunes, wildflowers, and cocoa in the nose. Surprisingly bright and fruity.

Starts with that bright cherry flavor and is then followed by black pepper, brown sugar and chocolate. Underneath these flavors are some malty toffee notes. A light yeasty funk lines the entire sip. Heavy spice in the finish.

Mouthfeel is light and effervescent. Most digestable. I really enjoyed this lovely beer. Highly recommended.

bosco7, May 23, 2009
Photo of NiceGuyMike
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Nice light tan head with light lacing that holds on for dear life.

Smells of alcohol light brown sugar raisins

Also tastes of brown sugar raisins. Some bitter twang which I remember of Local 1.

Smooth effervescence, medium to full body with a touch of creaminess; very nice.

Mouthfeel is this beer's best feature. Very enjoyable on all points. Strong drinkability; that's good. Strong alcohol; that's bad. Dangerous!

NiceGuyMike, May 22, 2009
Photo of yelterdow
4.33/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Purchased at Whole Foods in Paramus a few weeks after the store opened in March, 2009. I'll pair this beer with an Angus burger, and serve it at between fridge and cellar temperature in a Belgian style tulip. Batch 0429.

Appearance- Pours a nice raisin color, with a light brown four-finger head rising prominently atop the surface. Great structure, as the bubbles pop and subsequently collapse onto themselves. Lacing is subtle and tiny.

Smell- Honey and orange peel mingle with a spicy character from the Belgian yeast strain... super clean and fragrant, and very fresh.

Taste- Spicy and all-encompassing, the malts and hops are in sublime balance with the yeast. It has a lot in common with Local 1, but this to me is a little smoother and round. The finish is enormously gratifying, with a big European hop bitterness that offsets the more Belgian qualities of a dark ale... yum! I like this a lot.

Mouthfeel/Drinkability- The carbonation, as active and persistent as it is, works nicely in keeping the flavors and spices alive and dancing in the mouth. A great burger beer, as I have just discovered... but I'm looking forward to enjoying the rest of this on its own.

yelterdow, May 20, 2009
Photo of Viggo
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750 ml corked and caged bottle, big thanks to grub for sharing.

Pours a hazy dark orange, almost brown, thick light tan head forms, quickly settles to a thick ring, some lace spots stick to the glass, real nice retention, looks good. Smell is nice, sweet and malty, some orange peel, quite spicy, caramel and brown sugar notes through the middle, lightly fruity, some wheat and a touch of yeastiness. Taste is similar, very malty, light biscuit and some caramel, wheat, oranges, some peppery alcohol, sugary middle, brown sugar and some light fruit, bit of raisin, very dry in the finish. Mouthfeel is light to medium bodied with medium to high carbonation, pretty full in the mouth, very drinkable. Didn't enjoy as much as the Local 1, but I like the opposite effect these two bring. Thanks Russ!

Viggo, May 19, 2009
Photo of TLove
4.47/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

750 ml bottle into a Chimay glass. Great example of an American interpretation of a Belgian dark ale.

Appearance is a murky brown, watered espresso-like appearance with a full head and a bubbly lacing.

Esoteric smell with strong spice and dark fruit elements with a touch of earthy mushroom/cherry wood flavors.

Taste is very sweet and wet with alcohol prevalent throughout. Malty flavors with earthiness reminiscent of an American stout.

Finish is exceptional and savorable in its drinkability. Full-bodied on the back end, with a sweet smoothness and maltiness that is well worth the price.

TLove, May 19, 2009
Photo of ericj551
4.45/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Brooklyn Local 2 pours a cloudy black/brown with a fluffy, foamy head that lingers for the entire beer. The aroma is sharp and estery with plenty of dark fruit and malt with a hint of spicy hops. The flavor start out with a hint of sweetness followed by dark caramel and dry dark fruits. There is a bit of nice bourbon like wood flavor, with plenty of fruitiness that makes the beer seem sweet despite its dry finish. The alcohol is hidden, and the beer is incredibly smooth and dry for its strength. Another great one from Brooklyn, and a steal at $7.

ericj551, May 18, 2009
Brooklyn Local 2 from Brooklyn Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 1,223 ratings.