Serve in Tumbler, Weizen


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Share this beer with friends!

No. 8 in the Boulevard Smokestack Series. "Double Witbier"

Conventional wisdom holds that there are two sides to every story. Though our new Two Jokers Double-Wit is hardly conventional, there are in fact two distinct pieces to its personality. On the one hand, it’s a revival of the classic Belgian “wit,” or “white” beer, a style dating back to the late 1800s. The use of lactic fermentation and ingredients like coriander and orange peel are hallmarks of the style, as are the cloudiness and the pale color that give the beer its name. On the other hand, it’s a modern, uniquely American specialty brew; big, flavorful, and spiced with cardamom, lavender, and grains of paradise. Two Jokers has a refreshing tartness, nicely balanced by a well rounded malt bill graced by notes of caramel. Belgian yeast brings floral aromas with hints of banana and clove, and a citrusy zing to the tongue. Two Jokers Double-Wit pairs well with the lighter fare of spring and summer, such as grilled fish or chicken, feta cheese, fresh garden salads, and fruit compotes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (7301) - Sacramento, California, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Bottle from Total Wine, Sacramento. Pours cloudy blonde with an attractive white head and a floral fruity aroma. There is a fruity wheat an caramel flavor with finish of multiple spices. More like a mildly sour beer than a witbier. Pretty tasty though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
olsvammel (3934) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 29, 2014
Sample at a Systembolaget tasting. Spicy and fruity smell with coriander and citrus. Similar taste. Fairly sweet. The taste and smell reminds me of "glögg", I wonder if they used similar spices.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
kathouse (1217) - Nevada, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Cloudy yellow with a foamy white head. Light lemon aroma. Hardly any carbonation and tiny body. Lemon peel finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
TH28 (213) - - OCT 17, 2014
Appearance is light golden, cloudy, with a thick white foam cap. Aroma is an amazing combination of citrus, coriander, and grass, with clove yeast phenols and a slight lactic funk. Taste is multi-layered starting with a rich malt sweetness, giving way to citrus flavors of lemon and grapefruit. There’s a slight hint of coriander and clove, and it finishes with a moderate lactic acidity and tartness that perfectly balances the malt sweetness. Mouthfeel is might to moderate with a bit of creaminess and a moderate carbonation. Finishes fairly dry with a nice acidic tartness that balances the malt. A lot going on here, and a great beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
miyauchi38 (653) - chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 16, 2014
酸っぱい コー& 美味しくない

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jbuskirk (567) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Full disclosure: I’m nuts about the Smokestack Series and a pretty big fan of Boulevard in general. That said, I never labelled Two Jokers as a beer I absolutely wanted to try. Don’t know why, it just never intrigued me. That was then. As of now, I vow to have this beer again. Two Jokers is something special. The smell is impossibly good. Perhaps the best-smelling beer I’ve ever encountered, including some of the incredible tropical aromas I’ve inhaled from my favorite Double IPA’s. Two Jokers smells like someone combined Belgian yeast, an Indian spice cabinet, fresh lavender, and orange juice. Just... it’s insanely good. I’m struggling to describe how awesome it is. Flavor is phenomenal, too. Sweet, juicy orange, light tartness, lemon, savory spices, and mild funk. Beautiful beer, too. Lovely pale yellow and even more lovely head. Basically, jokes on me for not wanting to try this. Yes, I did just make a terrible pun. Not even sorry.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
HuskerTan (720) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Bottle. A- Strong spices, cloves, coriander, pepper, lavender, orange peel, citrus, wheat. A- Golden orange color, hazy liquid, white head. T- Lots of spices, cloves, coriander, caradmom, lavender, pepper, orange, lemon, citrus, wheat, P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, spiced finish. O- Belgian Wits were my original favorites in craft beer when I started, then I gradually got more into Stouts and Porters. Well I am here to say this beer just reconfirmed why my love for Belgian Whites will never fade. A ton of spice and nice orange flavors make this beer the best thing I have drank in some time. Split a bomber with a friend and was prepared to take his life to get the rest back. Okay, maybe not that aggressive, but when faced with my friendship or this beer, the decision would be tough. If you don’t get the picture from that you won’t appreciate how great this is. I need more. That’s all I can say about that.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aurelius (4603) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 26, 2014
Plasticky, pickled peach aroma. Misty, blonde. Wine bottle. Bad label. Light vinegar, stone fruit, mineral, spice. Lightish body. Interesting. Thanks to Ratebeerians at Proof.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
EcnarM (112) - Shawnee, Kansas, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Nice twist on a traditional Belgian wit with a little extra strength. Not bad but not my top choice in this clasa ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
vtafro (4490) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 18, 2014
Draft. Orange golden pour with white frothy head. Tart citrus and spice aromas with some wheat tones. Heavy orange and spice flavors, some wheat tones.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 » 33

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50