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Jester King’s Whiskey Barrel Rodeo

Jester King’s Whiskey Barrel Rodeo

Jester King Craft Brewery is an authentic farmhouse brewery based in Texas Hill Country that I’ve been collecting labels of and that Paige has actually visited. They believe that terroir–the geography, geology, and/or climate of a certain area, basically what makes a region special–is just as important to beer as to wine. They use local rain water and wild Texas yeasts where possible. They use as many USDA-certified organic ingredients as possible and don’t rush … Read entire article »

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Jester King Craft Brewery — Austin, TX

Jester King Craft Brewery — Austin, TX

Howdy from Texas, Beer Circle readers! I’ve been out of Pennsylvania for the past few weeks on a whirlwind trip on the west coast, visiting San Diego (Stone, Lost Abbey/Port, and Alesmith), Los Angeles (Father’s Office), Phoenix (Four Peaks), and then onto Austin, TX. Last Saturday I visited Jester King Craft Brewery with my friends Sandra, Dave, and Teri. As noted in Bob’s previous post on Jester King, they are out in the “Hill Country” of Texas- this … Read entire article »

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Jester King Craft Brewery – Cutting Edge Brewery

Jester King Craft Brewery – Cutting Edge Brewery

Jester King Craft Brewery, located in Texas Hill Country west of Austin, is on the forefront of the craft beer scene in Texas. They are a small farmhouse brewery that is committed to using as many local and organic ingredients as possible. All of their beers undergo a secondary bottle fermentation which result in some fantastic beers but can also lead, sadly, to some failures (the recall of Commercial Suicide due to fermentation problems, for example). Jester … Read entire article »

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