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Das Wunderkind! Saison - Jester King Brewery

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90
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540 Ratings
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Ratings: 540
Reviews: 75
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 8.89%
Wants: 111
Gots: 128 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Jester King Brewery visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Mature beer, refermented in oak barrels with wild yeast and souring bacteria is blended with fresh, dry-hopped beer prior to bottle-conditioning. Dry and lightly tart, with notes of citrus, barnyard, and tropical fruit.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-28-2011)
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4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Davelucas88, Yesterday at 09:58 PM
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4.75/5  rDev +17.3%

Love this beer. Easy drinking, funky saison. Love me some JK

ianw87, Friday at 09:38 PM
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4.44/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Pale hazy yellow with a nice head upon pouring that dissipates quickly with no lacing. Sour lemon, grass and farmhouse funk are the initial aromas I pick up. A lot of "earthiness" in the smell. The flavors are sour citrus fruit, funk and a bit of spicy dryness one expects from a farmhouse ale. The oak is extremely subtle to my palate. If I didn't know there was oak, I don't think I would pick it up. Prickly from the acidic qualities and appropriately carbonated.

Another home-run from Jester King. Perfect earthy funk and spicy dryness paired with sour fruits make this beer perfect for a warm summer day in Texas.

J_Dub, Sep 22, 2014
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Das Wunderkind! Saison from Jester King Brewery
90 out of 100 based on 540 ratings.