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Axe Scar Pig - Solemn Oath Brewery

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Axe Scar Pig
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BA SCORE
87
very good

40 Ratings
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Ratings: 40
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 7.95%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Solemn Oath Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Kevin_Young on 11-25-2013)
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Fcolle2

Illinois

4.23/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours a deep amber with big red hues. Head is about one finger off white and retains nicely.

Smell is great. Very crisp fruity aroma is forward that turns to a more herbal earthy hop aroma. Very nicely blended and works surprisingly well. Malt comes near the end and there is lots of nice grainy slightly roasted specialty malt.

Taste is great and follows the aroma. More earthy herbal hop flavors are forward in the taste but there is a mild hint of fruitiness. There is a also some slight piney resin and bitterness. Malt is good, slightly toasted malt gives it a nice grainy flavor near the end.

Mouthfeel is medium to thin bodied. Lots of hop oil resin and bitterness help balance the body and gives it a super sticky finish.

Serving type: bottle

04-19-2014 00:54:01 | More by Fcolle2
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3.69/5  rDev -5.4%
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The Axe Scar Pig is a good Amber ale. The beer poured a clear rich amber with thin white head that did not lace. The scent was typical of most amber ales...slightly malty with caramel undertone. The taste was sweet malt base with enough bittering hops to make it interesting...there is also a touch of spice. The mouthfeel is medium in body with good carbonation. Overall the beer is solid and a good offering from Solemn Oath.

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L - red-brown color with a creamy beige head that holds good retention
S - not a bold nose, but some caramel, burnt caramel, and citric hops come through; a little fruity as it warms
T - burnt caramel, toasty grain, grapefruit, pine, faintly fruity
F - thinner body, moderate carbonation, finishes semi-dry
O - this is usually a style I love, but this was just ok to me. Seems to be lacking something and its body is too thin.

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Medium body that is creamy.

Not able to cuuursh this. Nothing offensive but I'm left craving for something more-yea I'm a spoiled brat. It's ok.

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Axe Scar Pig from Solemn Oath Brewery
87 out of 100 based on 40 ratings.