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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74/5   IBU: 11   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Funk and tartness abound in this dry, golden, “old” saison aged for months in oak barrels. Unfiltered, unpasteurized and naturally carbonated through re-fermentation in the bottle.

OG: 1.052 FG: 1.002 ABV: 6.5%
Water: Hill Country Well Water
Malts: Organic Pilsner, Organic Two Row, Organic Wheat, Organic Caramunich
Hops: Czech Saaz, East Kent Goldings and/or other varieties depending on availability
Yeast: Farmhouse Yeast, Wild Yeast from the Texas Hill County.
Bacteria: Lactobacillus and Pediococcus.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Metallion66 (104) - - MAR 29, 2013
Incredible what a few months can do. I had my first uberkind in January. Tasted more like a funky saison than anything else. Tonight though, the sourness really picked up. Funky and sour. I was really impressed with tonights bottle. I need to get more. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
77ships (8117) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - OCT 2, 2012
Borefts 2012 - draft sample / bright pale golden with a big creamy white head, towering on top of the glass, you look alive beer - smell is hugely lactic, very light, smell and taste wise this is like the most lactic beer imaginable - is that the koelschip brew he said they put into some of their beers? - Texas does taste pretty hardcore, Buddha’s brew also had this going on but that had no koelschip brew in it - still might be unintentional infections - either way the nose as I was saying, huge lactic, round, minor fruitiness in there, citric, funky - taste is the same pure lactic sourness,little seems to be underneath it, lemon, white grapes, some fruits and white beers, light sweetness underneath, acid, melon - really easy to drink another damn fine sour by these guys, seeming lack of things underneath is a slight minor point

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
moonbug (68) - Bryan, - DEC 31, 2012
hay, grass, citrus, herbs, barnyard, basement aromas, leaves, golden, cloudy, minimal head, heavily sour, salty, light body, soft carbonation, citrusy crisp finish

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
SPDickerman (1181) - Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2013
Pours mango orange with a small white head. Smells a tiny bit sour and a little funky. Taste is tart and subtle funk. Medium-bodied with a slick, wet texture and prickly texture, Jester King Das Überkind finishes with a slight tart pinch.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AlainG (1965) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 24, 2013
Blonde voilée surmontée d’une mousse persistante qui se colle à la parois en y laissant quelques traces. Un bon nez de levures sauvages, de champs fleuri, de pommes vertes, de cerises surettes de bois vert et de bois sec. En bouche, une belle acidité entremêlée d’amertume avec un côté sec et poivré. En ce qui me concerne, c’est une belle surprise. (764-030813)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
sarauckelman (408) - Durham, Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2012
On tap at Borefts Bierfestival, Bodegraven, 2012. Sour, but pleasant. Beautiful golden yellow color. Smooth, round, not especially full.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
phaleslu (9384) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 8, 2012
Draft sample at the brewery. Pours a hazy yellowish orange-gold with a small white head. Aroma of oak, vanilla, butterscotch, dried apricot, straw, funk, and pears. Flavor of sour white grapes, apricot, vanilla, oak, melon, and dry grains. Light body, moderate carbonation, and a tart, dry mouthfeel. Awesome beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Sperine (283) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 6, 2013
Bottle. This beers balance of tart, funk, and fruit is the stuff of my dreams. I received this in a trade and really hope that it reaches distribution out here in PA because I would stock up on this like crazy. I'm seeing Jester King around a lot more these days so things are looking good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
erickok (5404) - Leuven, BELGIUM - SEP 30, 2012
Light copper, thin off white lace. Funky apple, white grapes. Sour vinegar base, good flavour profile. Flavourful session brew. Delicious. (On tap at Borefts 2012)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bu11zeye (12717) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 25, 2012
(Draught) Pours a hazy yellow body with a medium white head. Aroma of white grapes, lemon, florals, light barnyard, and grass. Flavor of tart, puckering lemon, grass, white grapes, light pepper, and earth with a bone dry finish. Excellent.

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