Sudz4Dayz (136) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 13, 2017 starkmarvelo (29) - Texas, USA - NOV 5, 2012
3.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Jester King Das Wunderkind
A- pour hazy cider color with a nice fizzy looking head. The appearance reminds me of a fuzzy peach or something. Quite a bit of lacing sticking to the glass.
S- tart peaches and lemons with some barnyard funk and straw aromas. It smells very tart.
T- Surprisingly it's nowhere near as tart as the aromas would have you believe. Slight lemon tartness up front with straw and funk again and a hint of white pepper and bitterness on the finish. Very mellow, subtle flavors but still tasty.
M- makes my tongue fuzzy. Wanted a bit more carbonation. Still light and mellow.
O- Honestly I was expecting more sour flavors, but I guess it's a Saison not a sour. This would be Le Petit Prince's big brother. Moderately complex, highly drinkable. Needs more carbonation though. Not bad.
750ml bottle obtained in a trade. Pours hazy golden yellow with a fizzy bubbly white head. Very carbonated. Smells funky and tart. Hops and barrel wood come through as well. Winey musk to it along with a wheat finish. Tastes tart, sour, funky, woody, hoppy bitterness cut out with the dry barrel wood. Very good. Nice full mouthfeel and funky aftertaste. Dirnks like a crisp pale ale with a sour finish. I enjoyed it. ads135 (4607) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - FEB 18, 2017
A good, dry sour. Pours light, but has a very aggressive malty, oaky character that lends balance to the sourness. Courtesy of Emma for Christmas in 2016. gephross100 (943) - Bellaire, Texas, USA - JAN 6, 2017
On draft at the source. Pours hazy yellow with a white blanket of foam on top. Lemon pie filling, farmhouse tart dry finish. MarcoDL (4920) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 10, 2016
Bottle at tasting. Aroma of sour citrus, dry yeast and oak. Nice taste of soft tart, citrus, oak, whisky, dry yeast and some grain. Very balanced and tasty. NachlamSie (3481) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2016
25.36 oz bottle at El Camino. This is a hazy gold with no real head. The aroma is a little sour and peppery, certainly funky. My favorite thing about Jester King is how absurdly dry most of their beers are. This is no exception, it’s drier than most any other beers I can think of. Even, pleasant sourness is in the flavor with notes of oak, straw, barnyard, and lemons. Very tasty.
JohnnyJ (5562) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 7, 2016
Bottle. Cloudy yellow orange pour, with a white head. Light fruit, citrus, oak, some funk, and some sour apple. RobertDale (6471) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - MAY 16, 2016
750 ml. shared bottle. Pours a somewhat hazy pale gold with a small white head. Aroma of citrus, wood, and funk. Taste is citrus, fruit, wood, and funk. Nice one. BuckeyeBoy (7663) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 7, 2016
750ml thanks to rich pours out a cloudy golden. Nose is brett funk spice some oak barrel. Taste is more of the brett funk some citrus and a nice spice. sunevdj (4087) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - APR 23, 2016
On tap at CBC 2013. Pours a clearish yellow with a white head and hints of lacings. Sour with a light sweet- and bitterness. Aromas of sour apples with grassy hints of hops. Medium bodied. Soft carbonation. Dry finish. oldrtybastrd (5002) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2016
pours a golden yellow color with a quick dissipating head. Aromas of sour funk with some wood notes. Tastes almost guezelike...