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RU-55 | Jester King Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Jester King Brewery
Texas, United States
jesterkingbrewery.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Red ale aged in oak barrels with wild yeast and souring bacteria. Unfiltered, unpasteurized, and bottle-conditioned. This beer is a tribute to our good friend Russ Beattie. Thanks, Russ. Thuss.

Added by MasterSki on 12-01-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,228
Reviews:
50
Ratings:
693
pDev:
9.05%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
240
Gots:
153
Trade:
12
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RU-55 from Jester King Brewery
Beer rating: 4.2 out of 5 with 693 ratings
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