Atrial Rubicite | 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): 5.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Atrial Rubicite is made from well water, barley, wheat, hops, farmhouse yeast, native yeast from the Texas Hill Country, souring bacteria and raspberries. It’s 5.8% alcohol by volume, has a finishing gravity of 1.005 and is 3.36 pH. It is unfiltered, unpasteurized and 100% bottle conditioned. Atrial Rubicite is our first beer to be packaged exclusively in 500 ml bottles.

Added by UT-Alex on 06-02-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44
Reviews:
176
Ratings:
1,799
pDev:
6.97%
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Generously shared by my younger brother. Beautiful pour. Utterly stunned with the color. Dense just beautiful color. Awesome raspberry smell really fruity. Taste leaves a little bit more to be desired. I thought this would carry the fruit better like a degarde would but it has a lot of what I would call a hybrid between a fruited Belgian kriek and an American wild. It's really nice I just was hoping for more pop. Nice sour mouthfeel not too tart.

Overall I enjoyed this. Fell a little short of my expectations but still wonderful and I would recommend seeking this out.

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Shelton Brothers 8/19/17

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This review is for the 2017 July 21 release of Atrial Rubicite, ABV 5.20%. First a note, I was told by Jester King staff on July 15 that Atrial Rubicite would most likely be released in October (2017), and then they released it the next weekend. I had no way of finding out it would be released the weekend after and I don’t live in Austin (Dallas). This was annoying and complicated things for me, but I was able to make it and I was able to enjoy a couple of 8oz Atrial Rubicite at Jester King, and I also bought three 500ml bottles. The lines were a bit intimidating. It shouldn’t have to be this difficult, but in the end it was worth the trouble. This is a rare and extremely good raspberry sour (ABV 5.20% this year). I suffered for it but I love it.

Look: dark red and purple with a pink thin head.

Aroma: The aroma is raspberry.

Taste: The flavor it is tart and sweet, raspberry jam, perhaps a little bit of lime, and a little bit of just right funk, but mostly tart raspberry. It’s delicious.

Feel: medium to thick body and medium carbonation.

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Atrial Rubicite from Jester King Brewery
Beer rating: 4.59 out of 5 with 1,799 ratings
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