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Brooklyn Sorachi Ace - Brooklyn Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,939 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,939
Reviews: 558
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 11.19%
Wants: 168
Gots: 268 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Brooklyn Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is a saison featuring the rare Japanese-developed hop Sorachi Ace. The Sorachi Ace hop varietal is noted for its unique lemon zest/lemongrass aroma.

(Beer added by: rtepiak on 07-29-2009)
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3.25/5  rDev -20.9%

ToddBeans, Sep 25, 2014
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3.32/5  rDev -19.2%

Therealpfan, Sep 25, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev -1.7%

Very nice. This beer pours a light yellow with a very fizzy head. Almost looks like a champagne. The smell was full of lemon but also a bit of bitterness from the hops. The lemongrass gives out earthy tones which then open up to the zest and hops near the end for a crisp and refreshing brew. Liked it a lot.

WhiteHillsStore, Sep 24, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

sagipson, Sep 24, 2014
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4.28/5  rDev +4.1%

josie, Sep 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

Feedmethesun, Sep 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev -27%

Mayhewbc, Sep 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

mush, Sep 21, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -7.5%

midnightcowboy818, Sep 20, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

crob3888, Sep 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

djcira, Sep 20, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

Nick_Bousquet, Sep 18, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

MacStinson, Sep 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

tykechandler, Sep 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Corson, Sep 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

Nightwish1094, Sep 14, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

mattreitz49, Sep 13, 2014
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4.52/5  rDev +10%

jdrankin, Sep 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Chaosfiend, Sep 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

JxExM, Sep 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

A: Giant, 3+ finger head on a straw colored beer. The Head is fed by bubbles from the bottom of the glass, making it last damn near forever.

S: Spicy, yeasty. Wet hay, earthy yeast a little bit of lemon.

T: Very dry. Lots of yeast, earthy with floral hops on the end.

M: Crisp, dry.

O: A damn good beer, and a damn good saison. nice balance of flavors.

DaveBlack, Sep 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.04/5  rDev -1.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

TheDudeAbides14, Sep 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

afsdan, Sep 02, 2014
Brooklyn Sorachi Ace from Brooklyn Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,939 ratings.