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Das Wunderkind! Saison - Jester King Brewery

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Das Wunderkind! SaisonDas Wunderkind! Saison

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BA SCORE
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491 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 491
Reviews: 72
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 8.62%
Wants: 106
Gots: 109 | FT: 7
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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3.25/5  rDev -20%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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gtcastle

Illinois

4/5  rDev -1.5%

For starters I love the art work on this bottle (received as an extra from @hambone85) which made it peak my interest right away.

Appearance: hazy yellow with 3 fingers of bright white that quickly disappears.

Smell: citrus, yeast, & a little funk.

Taste: just like the smell, citrus, tropical fruit, and funkiness.

Mouthfeel: more carbonation than a lot of other sessions I've had recently m

Overall: I would definitely drink it again.

07-10-2014 01:40:40 | More by gtcastle
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New York

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

07-09-2014 09:46:46 | More by deonreds
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

07-08-2014 19:50:31 | More by Gatordaddy
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

07-08-2014 17:46:21 | More by jeffaroo95
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

07-08-2014 02:49:18 | More by danwho
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Ohio

4/5  rDev -1.5%

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Texas

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New Mexico

4/5  rDev -1.5%

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4.31/5  rDev +6.2%

Bottled nearly 1 year ago. Batch #14 - July 31, 2013

It has been sitting in a closet in Florida for the better part of a year. The temperature never got above 78, or below 60... Let's just say I've been trying to let the sourness speed up with out keeping it in a temp. controlled setting.

Ap - Gold. Almost no head. It seemed like this would have a thick billowy head after I popped the cap and it hissed like hell. There is still a slight hint of lace.

Ar - Dust, tropical fruit, tart apples/lemons.

T - Dry, bretty tartness. Subtle apple, kumquats, and tropical fruits. This is better than I expected!

M - The mouthfeel is a little too thin, oily, and under-carbonated for my liking. Otherwise the beer finishes great and wanting more.

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Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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Das Wunderkind! Saison from Jester King Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 491 ratings.