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Get yourself over to Red Hook for some of the best day drinking in Brooklyn. Fort Defiance—named after a tactical Revolutionary stronghold—has great mixed drinks and a full restaurant menu, so you can really get anything you need here. But what it also has is an impeccably curated, yet reasonably priced, wine list. Most people don't think about wine when they think about day drinking, but they really should. That specific wine-drunk drowsiness is a special kind of fog to be in. Everyone should do that at least once this spring.