1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Kvasir - Dogfish Head Brewery

Not Rated.
KvasirKvasir

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
84
good

303 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 303
Reviews: 60
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 11.86%
Wants: 8
Gots: 17 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Dogfish Head Brewery visit their website
Delaware, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jonada on 10-22-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 303 | Reviews: 60 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by aorloski:
Photo of aorloski
aorloski

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

12-05-2013 22:50:40 | More by aorloski
More User Reviews:
Photo of 1000lbgrizzly
1000lbgrizzly

Illinois

3.7/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A: Somewhere between red and brown and gray; not attractive. Weak head. Bright bottle art is appreciated though.

S: Not a ton. Some cranberry and other tart fruit- I guess that's lingonberry? Some sweetness. Mostly I get something like a molding cleaning rag. I'll give it the benefit of the doubt and say my glass is somehow dirty, even after just coming out of the washer.

T: Wow, the lingonberry really comes through here! For real, cranberry and a hint of cherry, leafy herbs definitely present as well. The honey is restrained, just enough to give a bit of sweetness. I overall like this, but the flavors muddle together and form strange, pleasing, frustratingly indistinguishable notes. Alcohol is well, well hidden. Finish is a chameleon, just like the rest of it, and stays a polite amount of time.

M: Mouth-drying, a little filmy, but light enough to be pretty drinkable.

O: Good, no doubts there. Gimmicky? Yes. A breakthrough beer experiment? No. Repeatable? Yes, for a pretty conservative price. Should you try it? Sure.

Serving type: bottle

07-21-2014 04:27:38 | More by 1000lbgrizzly
Photo of dexterk1
dexterk1

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

07-20-2014 23:23:39 | More by dexterk1
Photo of donkeyrunner
donkeyrunner

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -19.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Split with duffextracold while watching reruns of Brewmasters (I now know why DFH beers are so pricey - they seemingly dump a stuck batch of beer every other episode).

Coppery pink color with wispy ring retention. Smells like cranberry and bread crust with a metallic copper element. Cranberry juice dominates the flavor profile with a little wheat bread and pollen must. I don't get much honey or birch syrup (never having had birch syrup I don't know that I would be able to identify it if it was obvious) but having brewed with cranberries before I'm assuming it's balance out the acidic tartness of the cranberry/lingonberry which is mild. Lingonberry is pretty much viking cranberry right?

I don't care for this beer in the sense of it being tasty and pleasing to drink. I love this beer in the sense that DFH allows me to take a journey back to fermented beverage history. Thanks for brewing.

Serving type: bottle

07-20-2014 13:46:05 | More by donkeyrunner
Photo of Howlader
Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

07-20-2014 05:35:41 | More by Howlader
Photo of Walkerjgt
Walkerjgt

Ohio

3/5  rDev -19.1%

07-16-2014 13:20:26 | More by Walkerjgt
Photo of rjholcomb
rjholcomb

California

4.5/5  rDev +21.3%

07-14-2014 15:57:20 | More by rjholcomb
Photo of sanitarium16
sanitarium16

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

07-11-2014 22:47:36 | More by sanitarium16
Photo of greyghost86
greyghost86

Delaware

3/5  rDev -19.1%

07-07-2014 03:09:01 | More by greyghost86
Photo of redfox405
redfox405

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +21.3%

07-06-2014 03:40:49 | More by redfox405
Photo of CraigTravor
CraigTravor

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +7.8%

07-06-2014 03:35:47 | More by CraigTravor
Photo of Lovely85
Lovely85

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

07-06-2014 02:18:08 | More by Lovely85
Photo of Georgiabeer
Georgiabeer

Georgia

4/5  rDev +7.8%

07-04-2014 03:53:10 | More by Georgiabeer
Photo of daron7
daron7

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

07-03-2014 01:06:20 | More by daron7
Photo of AustinPowell
AustinPowell


3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

06-29-2014 03:16:17 | More by AustinPowell
Photo of Zetcha7x
Zetcha7x

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

06-29-2014 00:57:47 | More by Zetcha7x
Photo of hozersr
hozersr

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

06-22-2014 13:42:01 | More by hozersr
Photo of Spider889
Spider889

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

06-19-2014 17:08:19 | More by Spider889
Photo of csmit942
csmit942

Ohio

4/5  rDev +7.8%

06-19-2014 03:37:12 | More by csmit942
Photo of JCicero08
JCicero08

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +14.6%

06-19-2014 02:28:57 | More by JCicero08
Photo of GuttaMane138
GuttaMane138

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -5.7%

06-17-2014 14:43:50 | More by GuttaMane138
Photo of WCurrie
WCurrie

Florida

1.75/5  rDev -52.8%

06-17-2014 12:37:51 | More by WCurrie
Photo of kkdowning
kkdowning

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +14.6%

06-16-2014 21:47:18 | More by kkdowning
Photo of GreyGhost4
GreyGhost4

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

06-14-2014 13:00:17 | More by GreyGhost4
Photo of pmoran328
pmoran328

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.1%

06-12-2014 18:56:28 | More by pmoran328
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Kvasir from Dogfish Head Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 303 ratings.