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Kvasir - Dogfish Head Brewery

Not Rated.
KvasirKvasir

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BA SCORE
84
good

306 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 306
Reviews: 60
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 11.86%
Wants: 9
Gots: 19 | FT: 2
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)
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WCurrie

Florida

1.75/5  rDev -52.8%

06-17-2014 12:37:51 | More by WCurrie
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Rhettroactive

District of Columbia

2/5  rDev -46.1%

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Kayaker

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

01-04-2014 17:33:46 | More by Kayaker
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tuka

New York

2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

01-21-2014 02:01:57 | More by tuka
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billab914

Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -32.6%

12-04-2013 01:18:53 | More by billab914
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Zetcha7x

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -25.9%

06-29-2014 00:57:47 | More by Zetcha7x
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SpeedwayJim

New York

2.84/5  rDev -23.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

750ml capped bottle into Tired Hands stemware. Shared by schen9303.

Pours a 2 finger light cream colored head with great retention. Beer is a clear strawberry red. Lacing is stringy and spotty with little stick. Great for the style.

Nose is tart raspberry and cranberry with notes of honey, spice and sugar. Some ginger and cinnamon too. Kind of awkward but I like it.

Opens cranberry and unripe raspberry. Cinnamon, rotting peat, soil and moss in the middle with more tart red fruit. Spice and pepper at the end mixed with honey, molasses and floral notes. Finishes filmy sweet red fruit with the same aftertaste. Really strange... and not in a good way.

Light bodied with moderate to low carbonation. Slick and filmy in the mouth and goes down slightly aggressive and warm. Finishes messy with a lingering aftertaste. Average.

I appreciate the innovation beer and this beer does start to grow on you after a little while. That being said, its still not nearly worth drinking considering the other offerings in the style.

Serving type: bottle

01-22-2014 00:19:32 | More by SpeedwayJim
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QueerBeer

Colorado

2.88/5  rDev -22.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Pours a rich, clear cranberry with a one-finger, off-white head that quickly dissipates. Only aroma I could get was faintly honey; not liking honey, this isn't a perk. Tastes mostly like carbonated cranberry juice with a bit of honey and a touch of cough syrup. Not for me.

Serving type: bottle

05-11-2014 20:10:51 | More by QueerBeer
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DWolf

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

11-12-2013 03:45:48 | More by DWolf
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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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California

3/5  rDev -19.1%

12-19-2013 04:04:44 | More by GRG1313
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Illinois

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Luweezy

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

04-05-2014 16:26:39 | More by Luweezy
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California

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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mendvicdog

Maryland

3/5  rDev -19.1%

11-05-2013 20:00:53 | More by mendvicdog
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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -19.1%

02-19-2014 01:33:56 | More by chet4
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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
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Illinois

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Germany

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Evarigan

New York

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Hanzo

Virginia

3/5  rDev -19.1%

11-17-2013 19:34:42 | More by Hanzo
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Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -19.1%

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Colorado

3/5  rDev -19.1%

12-19-2013 04:24:31 | More by BDeibs
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Kvasir from Dogfish Head Brewery
84 out of 100 based on 306 ratings.