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Ranger - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

4,138 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 4,138
Reviews: 1,129
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 13%
Wants: 54
Gots: 305 | 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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AaronGreenman

Michigan

5/5  rDev +32.6%

03-17-2014 05:23:53 | More by AaronGreenman
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spencerharkins

Colorado

5/5  rDev +32.6%

12-06-2011 17:37:07 | More by spencerharkins
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RedWeizen83

Texas

5/5  rDev +32.6%

05-27-2013 19:42:07 | More by RedWeizen83
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eeggles

District of Columbia

5/5  rDev +32.6%

12-15-2011 17:32:36 | More by eeggles
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Bernardkowalski


5/5  rDev +32.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Absolutely one of my favorite beers!! honestly can go good with anything, but you are better off enjoying this beer by itself. it has so much too offer, such great combination between the yeast and malt's making this an outstanding brew. you can put this on my list of top beers.

Serving type: on-tap

02-17-2013 00:22:41 | More by Bernardkowalski
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evantwomey

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-15-2011 13:08:55 | More by evantwomey
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MLFrank

Florida

5/5  rDev +32.6%

06-21-2013 21:27:47 | More by MLFrank
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rusty3335

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +32.6%

02-08-2012 00:20:38 | More by rusty3335
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Bellabananas

Illinois

5/5  rDev +32.6%

12-04-2011 00:54:52 | More by Bellabananas
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EasyReader

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-17-2011 00:41:21 | More by EasyReader
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justinlaz

Arizona

5/5  rDev +32.6%

04-14-2012 21:28:30 | More by justinlaz
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Finatic

Florida

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-19-2011 11:59:22 | More by Finatic
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PhatAtUT

Texas

5/5  rDev +32.6%

12-04-2011 01:20:13 | More by PhatAtUT
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dogfish7

Texas

5/5  rDev +32.6%

07-25-2012 00:49:18 | More by dogfish7
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Chvck1

Maryland

5/5  rDev +32.6%

07-05-2014 15:13:34 | More by Chvck1
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statefunction

Indiana

5/5  rDev +32.6%

02-11-2014 04:47:13 | More by statefunction
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Glentzerm

Indiana

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-23-2011 23:21:44 | More by Glentzerm
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horrorspecialty

Virginia

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-16-2011 21:02:09 | More by horrorspecialty
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Meshuggah135

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-25-2011 00:24:50 | More by Meshuggah135
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Lucasrj

South Carolina

5/5  rDev +32.6%

01-30-2012 00:36:47 | More by Lucasrj
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trisweb

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +32.6%

11-27-2011 07:16:52 | More by trisweb
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SavvyStudent

Texas

5/5  rDev +32.6%

10-30-2012 13:47:03 | More by SavvyStudent
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THE-DUDE

Missouri

4.98/5  rDev +32.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is one of my favorite beers! It is in my top 3 IPAs. A very west coast type IPA, which I apparently love. Fabulous citrus and floral fragrance and flavor. Quite bitter with a strong grapefruit flavor. Not as balanced and some may prefer, definitely on the hoppy side. But for me, this is a great IPA. I recommend this to anyone who likes a hoppy IPA. Although I am tempted to keep trying new IPAs, and I do, I still manage to always pick up a 6-er of Ranger a few times a years. Long live Ranger.

Serving type: bottle

04-23-2014 02:27:34 | More by THE-DUDE
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hopdaddy49

Michigan

4.9/5  rDev +30%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

I believe that New Belgium is noted for other than IPA, but I gotta say, as an extreme hophead, they knocked it outta the veritable park with this baby. It is a great value as well and outperforms more expensive ales in terms of flavor, mouth feel, nose and delecability. I have tried hundreds of ales and this one has just the right balance of flavors for me. The fact that they use three of my very favorite hop varieties (chinook, simcoe and cascade) yields a wonderfully citrusy finish that is intense without overpowering the malty deliciousity ;) If you haven"t tried it and you can get it, get it and try it if you like IPA's at all...Enjoy!

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2013 16:22:38 | More by hopdaddy49
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jkdrummer

Washington

4.88/5  rDev +29.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a foamy light bright white head. The aroma is fantastic -- just flowing off the head. The taste is a mouthful of hops but no bitterness at all. It's a wonderful balance of goodness. Highly highly recommended. NB has mastered the IPA! Can't believe it only gets a B+.

Serving type: bottle

04-10-2010 21:59:06 | More by jkdrummer
Ranger from New Belgium Brewing
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