on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 785   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
Share this beer with friends!
Here in Brooklyn we’ve combined European malt and hops, Belgian dark sugar, and raw wildflower honey from a New York family farm to create Brooklyn Local 2. Our special Belgian yeast adds hints of spice to the dark fruit, caramel, and chocolate flavors. After 100% bottle re-fermentation, this ale reveals a marvelous dry complexity, enjoyable by itself or at the dinner table.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hidden_Pooch (410) - Stratford, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - SEP 19, 2014
Belgian done Brooklyn is Belgian done right. Poured a murky dark brown with a small off white head that lasts long. Aroma is of grapes, plums, leather, and caramel. Tastes of vanilla, honey, dark sugar, vinous, and dark fruits. Has a medium smooth body with a dry, sharp aftertaste. It hides its booze well and is quite quaffable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BrewGoblin (518) - Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, CANADA - SEP 15, 2014
The Yanks are doing Belgian better than Belgium! A raisin-brown, cloudy pour with a thin, greasy light beige topper. Very pungent smells of vanilla, wood, leather, cherries, currants and caramel. The taste is lightly sour, sweet and spicy with a lot of dark fruitcake and vanilla frolicking amidst the booze. Mid-high carbonation with a sharp and dry finish. A fine quaff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tantore (15) - Alabama, USA - SEP 2, 2014
Eh...good. Nothing special. Hints of malt. A little hoppines. Just a lot of littles.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
daje (2609) - NORWAY - SEP 2, 2014
Bottle. Murky brown body with a thin tanned head. Aroma of malt, spices, yeast and honey. Taste of sugar, honey, rye and pear, a bit messy, seems the beer isn’t sure where it’s going. Mild malty and hoppy aftertaste. 

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dalekliz (888) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 17, 2014
Bottle. Pours a murky reddish-brown with a huge fluffy off-white head that lingers a long time. Light aroma, yeasty and sweet, with grass, citrus, honey, malt, spices. Taste is smooth and almost creamy, lots of honey sweetness, malt, dark fruits, and sharper spicy yeast on top. Lingering sweet spice. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mtdewa1 (416) - rome, New York, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Aroma is fruity. Currant and raisan. Reddish brown pour. Taste is malty. Dark fruits raisan and currant. Highly carbonated. Smooth good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mcclainc50 (214) - New York, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Pours a deep amber color with an off white head leaving moderate lacing. Aroma of currants, yeast and a slight hoppiness. Floral almost fruity flavor up front with notes of the Belgian yeast. Very easy drinking Belgian string ale, abv is misleading as you wouldn’t know it was over 7%.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
miquelcrush (1603) - Granollers, SPAIN - AUG 11, 2014
Bona cervesa, és bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, es bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chucklemation (629) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Pours a dark brown with a very foamy off-white head. Aroma is Belgian yeast and fruit. Flavor is sweet Belgian yeast and fruit, with an alcohol bite at the finish. Quite good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sebilinz (695) - Linz, AUSTRIA - JUL 29, 2014
Bottle. Nice dark cloudy amber Body with Lasting tan head. Aroma was fruity with dried fruits , cherries and some caramel. Taste was also fruity with yeast and malt. Aftertaste was well balanced between sweetness, bitterness and also some dryness. Nice one.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 79

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50