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RATINGS: 841   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.67/5   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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
DwarfeD (3513) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JUN 17, 2016
75cl bottle shared at home. Hazy dark brown with a medium beige head. Medium to full body with low to moderate carbonation. Quite sweet with herbal bitter tones. Caramel, roasted malts, brown sugar, some coffee and chocolate, spices and herbs. Quite nice.

3.7
radio_nowhere (1472) - Maryland, USA - JUN 10, 2016
Corked/caged bomber into tulip glass, very deep ruby-amber color with tan head. Aroma notes of caramel malt, spicy Belgian yeast and some light dried fruits. Taste adds more Belgian spice character, clove, white pepper, brown sugar and light cocoa towards the end. Medium-heavy body, moderate-heavy carbonation, lively, tad sticky with sweet light cocoa finish. Pretty solid Belgian strong, drinks much lighter than its ABV.

3.7
markextrae (4424) - Alingsås, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - JUN 1, 2016
bottle sample from local bottle shop. hazy darker brown colour with a tanned head. nose of sweet caramel, caramel malts, spices, cloves, dried prunes, belgian yeast, spiced alcoholic notes. quite full bodied.

3.7
keepersj12 (3117) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - MAY 15, 2016
Very nicely done. My bottle poured with a big head. The aroma had the spices and sweetness. I think the honey mellowed it well. Very easy drinking. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
Padchenko (355) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAY 13, 2016
Pours dark brown with medium brownish white head. Sweet malty flavour with sweetness and some bitterness in the mouth and mostly sweet in the finish. Some caramel also? Very tasty

3.6
minutemat (5566) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2016
75cl bottle @ Shrewsbury Beer Share, March 16. Thanks to Mike for this, the final beer of the night. Pours deep hazy brown with tan head. Aroma is sweet molasses. Taste is dark fruits, brown sugar, molasses and manuka honey.. quite a complex intriguing beer.

2.8
BlackHaddock (7346) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2016
Cork and caged 0.75 litre bottle at the April 2016 Shrewsbury Beer Geek meeting and shared between 5 of us: cheers Mike for this one. Red/Brown body, beige topping. Sweet molasses rule this brew, some dark fruits in the aroma but they get lost in the flavour as the molasses take over completely. My sweet tooth liked it, but I would have prefered to be able to pick up the honey and other ingredients as I sipped the beer, not just having a malty sugar rush.

4.7
PedroOliveira (33) - - APR 8, 2016
UPDATED: APR 8, 2016 Excelente cerveja de estilo belga. Aroma e sabor maltados. Coloração marrom escura.

4.1
daigoon (199) - - MAR 22, 2016
Bottle. Large off-white head. Deep brown color. Nice taste, some caramel.

4.6
tsd08460 (1170) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - MAR 1, 2016
Aroma: Belgian yeast, caramel, raisin, clove, Appearance: dark amber with a beige head Taste: medium sweetness, medium bitterness, Palate: medium body, sticky, lively carbonation,long finish Delicious


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