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Ranger - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

4,092 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 4,092
Reviews: 1,129
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 12.96%
Wants: 51
Gots: 285 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
70 IBU

(Beer added by: brownbeer on 12-30-2009)
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bonsreeb85

Colorado

2.83/5  rDev -25.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

My New Belgium snifter is filled 3/4 with golden colored brew with noticable active carbonation and a nice 2 finger foamy head that fills the other 1/4 of the glass. It eventually reduces to a sticky layer of film that rests on top.

The nose is that of citrus/piney and floral hops with a lot of biscuity malt. Also very noticable is the spicy 'vegetable like' smell that I despise.It always reminds me of celery or veggie soup stock. gross!

Too bicuity for my likeing. Pine and citrus hops are strong but this beer lacks character.

Medium light body, neither sticky or oily.

Middle of the road beer, nothing impessive about this one. Way too many other good IPAs to go back to this one. Sorry New Belgium.

Serving type: bottle

02-01-2010 02:13:08 | More by bonsreeb85
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Ranger from New Belgium Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 4,092 ratings.