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La Vie En Rose - Jester King Brewery

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

315 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 315
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 8.7%
Wants: 77
Gots: 66 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Jester King Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
La Vie en Rose is a dry, well attenuated, unspiced Farmhouse Ale refermented with the same raspberries used to make Jester King Atrial Rubicite. Naturally occurring wild yeasts impart a sense of place to this unfiltered, unpasteurized, 100% naturally conditioned beer.

(Beer added by: gtermi on 01-18-2014)
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Ratings: 315 | Reviews: 23 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by vmdominguez:
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

vmdominguez, Mar 02, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

The beer is a pretty shared of garnet / pink with a thick, white head. The aroma brings raspberries, cherries, jam. Tart and fruity. Nice flavor. Lots of berries with a light puckering sensation. I haven't tried Atrial Rubicite yet, but this makes me excited and optimistic about opening it. My chief complaint is the mouthfeel. thin and watery. the beer is enjoyable, but even a low abv/wild/Berliner type beer should retain a bit more heartiness in the palate. All said, this was solid. Everyone enjoyed it and the bottle was bone dry at the end of the night.

Huhzubendah, Mar 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

TxHopHead4, Apr 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

tectactoe, Apr 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Tiernan, May 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.4%

Ben7773, Jan 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Afroman, Oct 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Janeinma, Mar 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

Janis_Hoplin, Apr 17, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev -2.4%

buyyourfreedom, Nov 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Cynic-ale, Apr 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

williamjbauer, Apr 22, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

jtladner, Oct 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

acurtis, May 19, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Jackp_43, Jul 06, 2014
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4.46/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Batch 2

A- Light creamy head quickly disappears. The color is like grapefruit juice and it has a similar texture. Cloudy and yeasty, this is like fresh squeezed juice. 4.25

S- Citrusy, slightly tart and funky. There's a toasty malt aroma too that is great. 4.5

T- Tart, lemony and grapefruit-like, plus there's a grassy, earthy flavor as well. Really reminds me of Texas's rolling hills. 4.25

M- Light and refreshing with a pleasant tartness. The finish is highly earthy. 4.25

Excellent light drinker. Something I could drink all day.

ONovoMexicano, Nov 02, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

mhenson42, Mar 24, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

fthegiants, Sep 13, 2014
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5/5  rDev +20.8%

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4/5  rDev -3.4%

porter0209, Aug 14, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +14.7%

TheChemist, Feb 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

jheezee, Jan 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

jburns301, Jun 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.4%

Gonzoillini, Mar 30, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.7%

markcp, Sep 07, 2014
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La Vie En Rose from Jester King Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 315 ratings.