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Ranger - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

4,152 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 4,152
Reviews: 1,129
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 13%
Wants: 55
Gots: 310 | 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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unclejimbay

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3.75/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

"are you a hopinista? ...well balanced Simcoe, Cascade and Chinook hopped IPA. 70 ibus"

Appearance is impressively clear golden honey in color with respectable head and lace.
Smell is dank hoppyness leaning toward the pine side of the hop hill.
Tastes as it smells with a bold hop bitterness, more hop bitterness than actual flavor.
Mouthfeel is dry, high carbo and bitter aftertaste.
Drinkability is decent, but I tend to lean toward more citrus flavored IPAs lately. Drinkable for sure, not bad, boldly pine IMO, just not my favorite.

Serving type: bottle

01-01-2011 23:18:27 | More by unclejimbay
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Ranger from New Belgium Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 4,152 ratings.