Jester King Provenance (Lemon & Lime)

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Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Farmhouse Ale Brewed with Lemons & Limes Dry, well-attenuated, farmhouse ale brewed with the zest and juice of lemons and limes.

We are pleased to introduce Jester King Provenance a series of three farmhouse ales brewed with different combinations of winter citrus fruit. The first of the three batches was brewed with the zest and juice of grapefruits and oranges. The second batch incorporated the zest and juice of lemons and limes, and the third batch used the zest and juice of tangerines and clementines.

All three variations are dry, highly-attenuated, authentic farmhouse ales, brewed with Hill Country well water, malted barley, malted wheat, hops, and fermented with a unique blend of brewers yeast, native wild yeast, and native souring bacteria. Their flavors are yeast and souring bacteria driven with the fruits serving as integral components of the fermentation. We dont add fruit (or fruit flavorings or concentrates for that matter) to filtered and pasteurized beer at packaging time to make what amounts to a beer cooler. Rather, we incorporate the fruit into the fermentation, so that wild yeast and souring bacteria can transform the fruit flavors into something thats greater than the sum of the parts. For instance, think about the difference between grape juice and wine. Why are the two so different from one another? Its because the grape juice has been fermented by living microorganisms. We apply the same principle to the use of fruit in our beer.

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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gription79 (2883) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - MAR 24, 2017
Poured from a 750ml bottle, thank DJ. Hazy, citrus, low level of rubberband. Firm tartness, Lemon rind, grassy, hay. Interesting and tasty. Batch 2

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (13015) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAR 21, 2017
(750ml bottle) Pours a cloudy pale yellow body with a medium white head. Aroma of lemon, lime, florals, and straw. Flavor of lemon, oak, lime, brett, pepper, and florals with a dry finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TaktikMTL (7411) - Montral, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 6, 2017
Bouteille de 750 ml partage chez Vices & Versa (Montral, QC). Arme: Odeur de lime avec avec une pointe boise. Apparence: La couleur est blonde lgrement voile. Prsence dun mince col mousseux et dune fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Got de lime avec une pointe de foin et de boise. Dure moyenne de larrire got. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture lgrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Lgre prsence de lime en arrire got. (Rating #7261)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thechasm442 (938) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 26, 2016
Batch 2 Cloudy yellow with an average tan head that leaves nice lacing. Aroma is loaded with lime and sugar. Lemons, grapefruit, and funk as well. Taste is lemon, lime, funk, belgian yeast, and more funk. Average thickness, funky, and slightly sour.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
suprchunk (2986) - Crestview, Florida, USA - NOV 24, 2016
Hazy golden pour. Small white head. Slight lacing. Big lemony lime nose. Some pepper and wood notes. Spicy taste- pepper and cinnamon. Slight lemon note. Dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (6908) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2016
And so it came to pass that six like minded people met on the 20th day of November in the year of 2016: those six people shared twenty five fine beers. This is one of those twenty five. 75cl bottle. Pale yellow, misty; white head. As the name suggests, this has an aroma and taste of both lemons and limes. Semi-sour, but overly so.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
minutemat (5043) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2016
Bottle @ Richs 7k tasting. Pours misty straw yellow, good pure white head. Big lemon and lime / ginger beer aroma. Taste is vibrant lemon and lime, ginger with a bristling zesty character. Excellent, super refreshing stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (7429) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2016
Bottle shared at MTG III via Beer Gonzo; hazy yellow pour with a thin white head, aroma has lime, taste has key lime pie, crisp citrus, bitter lemon.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (4253) - Alingss, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - SEP 27, 2016
sample from bottle, poured a cloudy straw colour with a light white head. nose of bred notes, light grains, strong citrus fruits, lime sweetness, oak notes, yeast, tart funk, light bitter lemonzest, grapes, taste has a light orange sweetness behind the tartness. interesting sour

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Andrew196 (1739) - Katy, Texas, USA - SEP 26, 2016
Bottle to glass - Hazy straw with a greenish hue, frothy head, clingy lace Big time aroma, rich yeast, ripened lemon, wet bread. Much more floral on the tongue than expected, medium carbonation, dry finish. Splash of lemon but not offensively tart. Some fresh spice in there, pepper, coriander.


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