RU-55 - Jester King Brewery
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4.24/5 rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Poured in to a tulip. Thin, white head. Hazy, ruby red colored body.
Aroma was awesome as soon as the bottle was opened. Loads of tart cherry, lactic acid and barrel aromas. A bit of caramel and roasted barley. Some malty aroma peaks through.
Taste was great. Malty and caramely upfront followed with an earthy backbone. Good amount of oak/barrel flavor with lots of tart cherries, prune and dark fruits. Acidic and sour. Mild lingering tartness.
Mouthfeel was medium/light, medium/high carb and dry finish.
Excellent beer overall. Lots of flavor complexity, aroma is nice and strong, and an overall great balance. Really enjoyable.
Serving type: bottle
09-28-2013 02:01:56 | More by riored4v
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RU-55 from Jester King Brewery
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