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RATINGS: 821   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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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.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
48FanInCali (829) - California, USA - JAN 17, 2013
Not a bad beer at all. Dark brown Quad type pour with plenty of head and some residual lacing. Nose is a little musty but otherwise the dark fruits, yeast, and malt are all accounted for. Taste follows the nose with maybe a touch of honey coming through as well.


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ALIBALI (35) - Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, GERMANY - FEB 5, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 6, 2016 Lecker auf jeden Fall. Aber was ist es denn nur? BSA, DAA oder einfach nur ein Dubbel Style SA? Wer weiss? Wer weiss? Der ganze Trunk sehr sehr solide und mir insgesamt ein wenig zu süss. Wenn am Ende der Bodensud kommt wird es nochmal komplex. The Big Bottle von Martins Weindepot in Kiel, 12 Euroletten.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorisPPattyn (8916) - Ursel, BELGIUM - JAN 29, 2016
Huge, fine & dense cream-beige head, with lace over deep chestnut- coloured beer. Molasses, brown candi sugar, but also leafy, woody and spicy. Yeastesters. Chocolate, wood flavours. Caramel & candi sugar are there in the mouth - more even in the finish, but they do not dominate totally. Hint at spearmint - a bit like a milkchocolate version of After Eight. Medium bodied, slick, well-carbonated. Still less MF than the average Belgian-made strong ales. Aftertaste unveils the honey. A tad too sweet to my taste;

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SeniorZozo (606) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 20, 2016
Seriously every bottle is slightly different but it’s very delicious. It pairs well with a fatty meal such as ribeye steak, marinated in crown and pineapple.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tstamba (623) - Maryland, USA - JAN 15, 2016
Bomber to a pint. Dark Amber brown with ample off white head. Sweet honey and orange zest. Layered spices and sweet clean finish. Very nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vignale (2852) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 1, 2016
Flaska från biet-deluxe.de. Ca 1,5 år gammal. Varmbron klar vätska med medelhöft skum. Söt frustig och maltig doft av torkad frukt, apstil, honung, lite anis. Söt smakbild men bra balanserad sötma. fina smaker av russin, fikon, honung, pastiller, karamell. Relativt komplex smak men fina nyanser och smaklager. Måttlig beska. Snygg och riktigt bra till en kraftig kötträtt.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
YigSvartka (249) - Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 4, 2015
Opaque brown hue with minimal beige head. Robust malt, plum, caramel, dried berries, vanilla, and brown sugar aroma. Full bodied. Immense flavour consisting of the previously mentioned aromatic notes as well as black liquorice and a dark candied fruit finish. Excellent.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Flanfl (447) - Bordeaux, FRANCE - DEC 4, 2015
Deep brown body, two finger of white head. Aroma of belgian ale, dried raisins, belgian yeast, candy sugar (maybe the honey from the recipie?), mid alcholic notes. Flavours of dried raisins, lots of malt complexity, alcohol, nice bitter backbone. Medium sweet warm finish, bitter and end dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leghorn99 (193) - Livorno, ITALY - NOV 29, 2015
Versa nel bicchiere color marrone scuro, luminosa anche nella sua parziale “oscurità”, regala subito un bel cappello di schiuma, compata, beige e dall’ottima persistenza. Una vivacità olfattiva che evade prontamente dal bicchiere: miele, zucchero candito, caramello, cioccolato, agrumi (scorza d’arancia), frutta secca e frutta scura (uva passa e prugna), malto ed effluvi di lievito che portano con sé profumi di banana e spezie (chiodi di garofano e coriandolo). Al gusto colpisce la sua frizzantezza, attacca bocca e palato da tutte le parti, pizzica senza mai oltrepassare l’unico necessario confine: quello della bevibilità. Vengono riproposti i sentori percepiti al naso con un buon sapore di malto, mescolato a molteplici toni fruttati (ciliegia, uva passa e prugna in primis), di miele, zucchero ed agrumi. Le bucce d’arancia si ritrovano alla fine della bevuta assieme a note leggermente terrose. Il luppolo cavalca tutta la degustazione e regala una sterzata fresca e pungente nel lungo retrogusto.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weihenweizen (2633) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - NOV 12, 2015
Refrigerated 75 cl brown bottle poured into a glass. Medium brown with small beige head. Aroma is dark candy sugar, medium body, medium carbonation, and little lacing. Taste is dark candy sugar, dark fruit, and some dark malt.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TychoJames (805) - Örebro, SWEDEN - NOV 3, 2015
Flaska brooklyn brewery. Mörkbrun kulör. Doft av druva och knäck. I smak russin och äpple.


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