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Kidnapped By Vikings | Solemn Oath Brewery

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85
very good
16 Reviews
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BEER STATS
Reviews:
16
Ratings:
241
Avg:
3.79
pDev:
41.69%
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Solemn Oath Brewery
Illinois, United States | website

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by emerge077 on 05-17-2012

User Reviews
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Reviews: 16 | Ratings: 241
Reviews by koutkid41:
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3.11/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3

A: Really nice copper, thick foamy two finger head. Nice lacing.

S: Can't really tell what I am smelling in this one. I get bready notes with the smell of the carbonation. Some caramel and pine.

T: Toasty bready malt backbone with some caramel sweetness. Not much in the taste of hops

M: A little thin but not a lot of sweetness and easy to drink.

O: This was just okay for me in the bottle, however I remember really liking this much much better on draft.

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Photo of Punchy_Munchie
4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of csmartin6
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of 77apm
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of NWatters
4.16/5  rDev +9.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BurdockBoy
3.47/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a 22oz bottle into a pint glass. No freshness date? SOB 2014.

A: really nice golden amber with about 2" of head with some lacing. Didn't last a real long time.

S: hints of citrus, but mostly hops. Not strongly piney.

T: not nearly as complex as I anticipated. Some grapefruit and hops and that's about it.

M: pretty light bodied with moderate carbonation. Refreshing, but not my ideal IPA.

O: Glad to have tried this. I love supporting the small breweries and thanks to a friend that picked this up for me on trade. But, not overly impressed. I'll stick with my PNW IPA's.

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Photo of Shawner
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of InsaneBeerLover
3.9/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of mdaschaf
3.69/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cwehr13
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of tjsdomer2
4.08/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: Bright red with tan lacing and foam. I definitely did not expect a Red IPA.

Smell: Strong pine and grapefruit.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Grapefruit with a cookie backing. Very yeasty as well, which gives it an excellent mouthfeel.

Overall Drinkability: An IPA that Erik the Red would be proud of.

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4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of JohnnyNicks
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of atlbravsrno1
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Denzo
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of dexterk1
3.85/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of oso
4/5  rDev +5.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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4/5  rDev +5.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

Photo of Dranker
4.63/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

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