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Perseguidor (Batch 5) - Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

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Perseguidor (Batch 5)Perseguidor (Batch 5)

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89
very good

63 Ratings
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Ratings: 63
Reviews: 43
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 10.15%
Wants: 99
Gots: 10 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Blend of La Roja Grand Reserve, Luciernaga Grande Reserve, and Bam.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 05-26-2010)
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Reviews by TrueRates:
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TrueRates

Kentucky

4.55/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Hazy amber with a white head. Citrusy aromas w/ an almost mineral quality. Mildy sweet with a citric tartness underneath. Medium bodied with lightly spritzy mouthfeel. Great intensity with unbelievable drinkabilty. Love the delicateness of this beer.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2012 23:16:20 | More by TrueRates
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yourefragile

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -1%

03-26-2014 00:21:41 | More by yourefragile
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Vermont

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

12-30-2013 02:45:59 | More by iatethecloudsfor
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DLucky

Florida

4/5  rDev -1%

09-04-2013 17:21:06 | More by DLucky
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RedneckBeerz

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1%

08-19-2013 01:59:51 | More by RedneckBeerz
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bird22

California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

06-24-2013 01:58:10 | More by bird22
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3.25/5  rDev -19.6%

06-04-2013 06:14:55 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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readbaron

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

03-18-2013 23:38:39 | More by readbaron
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JAHMUR

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

02-12-2013 15:45:16 | More by JAHMUR
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WeisGuy

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

01-27-2013 14:45:05 | More by WeisGuy
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AleWatcher

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

01-20-2013 13:58:07 | More by AleWatcher
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SpdKilz

Illinois

4/5  rDev -1%

01-12-2013 21:12:03 | More by SpdKilz
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t0rin0

California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

10-17-2012 02:09:15 | More by t0rin0
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DefenCorps

Oregon

4/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thank you, Peter!

Amber with a white head and little lacing, this looks nice. The nose is yeasty, funky, mildly sulfury, with mellow lactic and acetic acids. Nice. This smells fresh (grassy) and farmhouse-y. Apposed to Consecration, this held its own. Fruity, acetic, lactic and funky, this is well-balanced, well-structured and quite enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

08-20-2012 01:23:08 | More by DefenCorps
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tewaris

Minnesota

3.68/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Thanks dougofthefuture!

Deep amber colored with medium clarity. Funky and grassy aroma with hints of mustard seed (I think). The taste is slightly disappointing: mild, watery and weak? Oaky and tannic. The carbonation could have been higher, otherwise the mouthfeel is ok.

I am not wowed.

4, 4, 3.5, 4, 3.5

Serving type: bottle

08-09-2012 22:42:07 | More by tewaris
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klipper

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1%

06-09-2012 19:56:20 | More by klipper
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imperialking

Illinois

4/5  rDev -1%

04-03-2012 23:36:41 | More by imperialking
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Khazadum

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

04-01-2012 00:29:46 | More by Khazadum
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Bendurgin

Maine

3.83/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I got this one from Raznug in a bif a while back. This one pours a rusty brownish red with a thin layer of white foam.

Vinous aroma with dark some note of oak and vanilla come to mind. A bit of a tart white grape skin aroma with some a little bit of balsamic vinegar in the background. Mild slightly tart flavors with some vanilla and some grape flavors. A little woody.

Light-medium body with soft carbonation. Overall pretty enjoyable. A little more on the subtle side but still tasty.

Serving type: bottle

02-20-2012 04:10:00 | More by Bendurgin
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andrewinski1

New Hampshire

3.98/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a chalice. The color is light brown; slightly orange. Let's call it burnt sienna. There are a few bubbles floating around but it doesn't amount to much.

The aroma has a great blend of oak and some vinegar. There is a hint of malt sweetness there as well. I get hints of orange and cherry.

The taste is full of lemongrass. The aroma indicated more malt sweetness and fruit than the taste yields. There is a nice bit of orange rind as well.

This drinks relatively light. The carbonation is light and kind of fluffy.

This is good stuff.

Serving type: bottle

02-20-2012 04:03:59 | More by andrewinski1
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orangesol

Pennsylvania

4.08/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to foofaa for sharing this one with us at a recent tasting.

A - Pours murky amber orange with a fingers worth of white foam leaving light lace down the glass.

S - Smells of tart funkiness, horse blanket, apples, citric fruit, oak and a muted caramel malt backbone. A ton of lactic funkiness throughout the nose.

T - Starts off with a touch of caramel sweetness quickly being enveloped by the decent sized lactic sourness kick. Once the sourness dies down a bit you get hints of apples, pears, lemons and some dry oak that lingers on the pallet for some time.

M - Medium body and flavor with moderate carbonation. Lots of lactic tartness initially leaving the pallet dry at the finish.

O - Compared to most of the other sours we drank this one was nothing special but I still enjoyed it none the less. It had plenty of flavor to keep me coming back for more. Thanks again Dan!

Serving type: bottle

02-10-2012 01:32:56 | More by orangesol
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claytong

Vermont

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

02-05-2012 02:29:00 | More by claytong
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rowingbrewer

Massachusetts

3.68/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This beer pours a dark yellow to orange color with a small head. The smell is mildly tart and funky with hints of lemon, green apple, and a little bit of barnyard funk. The taste is again mildly sour with the funk and lemony flavor balancing it out. The mouthfeel is medium bodied with fairly low carbonation. Overall a very drinkable sour beer and would be a good introduction for someone if it were not such a hard to find beer

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2012 12:56:46 | More by rowingbrewer
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ChrisPro

Illinois

4/5  rDev -1%

01-12-2012 19:56:52 | More by ChrisPro
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stakem

Pennsylvania

4.1/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to FooFaa for sharing this 12oz bottle with me. Pours orange in color with nearly perfect clarity. Some yellow around the edges with a thin patchy head that revives with a swirl.

The aroma is lightly cheesy with soft vanilla sweetness from the barrel aging. Funk is present with a lactic quality that pierces the nose letting you know this is going to be tart before you even take a sip.

The first sip brings forth everything you soul expect based off the aroma. Mild funky cheese, lactic almost lemony quality bound with fruits somewhat reminescent of unripe/tart cherries. There is an underlying base grain character present that makes me want to say caramel but more with a slight flavor not the expected sweetness. All the while, the barrel aging is present with a smooth vanilla flavor that doesn't last long before the tartness takes back over and makes this more lemony and fruity.

This is a medium bodied brew with a modest level of carbonation. The alcohol is very well integrated and makes for a very easy drinkin brew. I haven't had many JP offerings but as I do, I get more intrigued an interested in them with every offering I try from them.

Serving type: bottle

01-09-2012 18:44:34 | More by stakem
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Perseguidor (Batch 5) from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
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