Ravaged By Vikings
Solemn Oath Brewery

Ravaged By VikingsRavaged By Vikings
Write a Review
Beer Geek Stats: | Print Shelf Talker
Style:
American Imperial IPA
Ranked #2,485
ABV:
8%
Score:
89
Ranked #7,522
Avg:
4 | pDev: 9.75%
Reviews:
19
Ratings:
181
From:
Solemn Oath Brewery
 
Illinois, United States
Avail:
Year-round
Wants
  6
Gots
  24
SCORE
89
Very Good
Ravaged By VikingsRavaged By Vikings
Notes: Rich caramel malt sweetness is beaten over the head with bright, fresh American hop flavors of grapefruit citrus, pine and tropical fruit in our double IPA. This beer is the bigger, more successful brother of Kidnapped by Vikings.
Reviews: 19 | Ratings: 181 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Reviews by ChugginOil:
Photo of ChugginOil
3.97/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a hazed brownish orange color with a finger of white head. Walls of lacing.

The nose is bringing tropical fruit notes to my attention along with a bit of pine and resin. There is a slightly sweet smelling malt backbone.

The flavor are sharp with hop presence. The tropical fruits offered by the hop oils are mingling with some piney flavors. There is a nice balance of hops and malt here as the sweet malt finishes each sip.

The mouthfeel is medium bodied with a suiting moderate amount of carbonation.

Overall, this is a stand up ipa that carries great flavors and has little flaw. Yum.

 597 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of brn9000
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Photo of cwehr13
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Photo of Caskaway
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Photo of BlakeAM
4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of RichH55
4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of powz87
3.75/5  rDev -6.3%

Photo of Docrock
3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Photo of ctrevino
3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Photo of Cooper925
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Photo of Lynn
4.22/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MaseFace
4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Stevie_Janowski
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Photo of ravot
4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Irishmafia
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%

Photo of egrace84
4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of maxcoinage
4.19/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

The only other beer I've had from these guys is Butterfly Flashmob ( on tap ) which I enjoyed. They just started bottling so I had to pick this up when I saw it at Binnys.
Poured from 22oz bottle ( no date ) into snifter.

look - white head, settled with some decent lacing. Color of the beer is a sunburst orange with a slight haze

smell - citrus dominates. grapefruit, tangerine, piney, hops

taste - a bit of malty sweetness is nicely balanced with some citrus flavors and a hop bite

mouthfeel - medium body, on the lower carb side, a bit oily, but finishes dry

overall - nice balanced DIPA - very drinkable - I really liked it! . I usually don't buy bombers too often, but at $7.99 it's not as bad as buying an FFF DIPA bomber at 50% higher cost and almost as good.

 772 characters

Photo of JeltMaaj
4/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Jerry
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Photo of Rado
4.18/5  rDev +4.5%

Photo of patjohnfive
3.25/5  rDev -18.8%

Photo of jschott75
3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Photo of cnbrown313
4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

Ravaged By Vikings from Solemn Oath Brewery
Beer rating: 89 out of 100 with 181 ratings