Jester King Nocturn Chrysalis (Batch 2+)

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Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 129   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
For blend 2, Marion blackberries from Oregon were added to oak barrels containing mature sour beer (Das berkind - NOT Ru-55 as the original was) . The beer was then allowed to referment to dryness. Unfiltered, unpasteurized, and 100% naturally conditioned.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dfonorow (2216) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 20, 2017
On tap @ FoBAB 2016. Pour is cloudy red/purple with a small dark pink head. Notes of oak, raspberries, blackberries, earth, barnyard, and lactic acid.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
palner (46) - - FEB 11, 2017
Pours dark purple, black barry juice. Decent but not special....................

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (44033) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2017
From tap. Pours hazy deep purple with a small pink head. Aroma is black currant fruity. Sour. Fruity. Wooden. Smooth fruity. Medium dry. Fruity. Berries. Mild sour and sweet finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (36878) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 10, 2017
Draft. A red beer with a pink Head. The aroma has notes of black berries, brett, Wood, and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of black berries, Wood, brett, and malt, leading to a tart finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rougeau13 (2902) - Richmond, Texas, USA - NOV 6, 2016
Bottle. Dark reddish-purple with a bubbly pink-lavender head. Aroma of vanilla, blackberries and cream. Tastes quite sour, full of blackberry, and lightly sweet. Dry, slick, light-medium bodied, and a little fizzy. Nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hackobock (3971) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 6, 2016
March 25, 2016. Bottle at Himmeriget.
Light hazy purple with a small off-white/pinkish head. Aroma is fruity and light funky with blackberries, lemon, raspberries, minerals, yoghurt, herbs and some barnyard notes. Taste is sour, fruity and lactic, light funky. Light bodied, average carbonation, dry texture. Sour fruity and funky finish with lots of blackberries with a light sweetness, some lemon and yoghurt notes.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
phaleslu (9999) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 24, 2016
500 ml bottle via trade. Blend 2, April 2014. Pours a clear reddish purple with a small tinted head that settles into a ring. Nice big blackberry character, with some barnyard funk, lemon, yogurt, blueberries, wildflowers, herbs, oak, and light minerals. Light-bodied, with moderate to medium carbonation and a tart, fruity, floral mouthfeel. So tasty. Delightful stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
elbernays (1432) - Dublin, IRELAND - OCT 10, 2016
On draught at IMBC. Purple colouring. Blackberry, lemon, grapefruit. Tart berry finish.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
minutemat (5251) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2016
Keg @ IndyMan 2016. Batch 4. Pours hazy purple, thin pinkish white head. Aroma is red berries, funk. Taste is puckeringly tart, super sharp sour with some snappy berry fruit. Some juice, lots of wild complexity. Wish I had a full bottle so I could get to know this beer a little better.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike_77 (6344) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - OCT 10, 2016
Apparently I had Batch 4, 5.2%. Deep purple colour. Aroma has light funk, blackberry and wood. Flavour is packed full of blackberry. Its sweet and sour with a touch of wood and funky tartness.


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