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Ranger - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

4,067 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 4,067
Reviews: 1,129
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 12.96%
Wants: 51
Gots: 272 | 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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Connecticut

4/5  rDev +5.8%

11-15-2011 22:13:25 | More by modernartblues
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k7sw

Washington

3.65/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

22 oz bottle poured into a pint glass, pale golden bronze with a nice fluffy white one finger head. Couldn't really put my finger on the faint sweet aroma. The tastes of grassy herbal hops with a citrusy tang give way to a faint malty finish. Not very bitter as far as IPAs go. Carbonation is nearly perfect with a sticky sweet aftertaste.

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2011 21:04:45 | More by k7sw
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Illinois

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Georgia

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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JohnnyChicago

Illinois

4.05/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a tulip glass.

A: Pours a bit paler than the average IPA, with plenty of frothy head.

S: Smell is very citrus-forward and aromatic: grapefruit, clementine, orange and lemon.

T: Taste is a bit more acidic than the flowery aroma suggested. A bit more spice and sour lemon here, but still tasty stuff.

D: Easy drinking crisp IPA. This is good year-round, but especially good in the summer.

Overall: I was pleasantly surprised by the tastiness of this beer. New Belgium doesn't always impress me, but this was a solid IPA that didn't pull any hop punches. The price is good with this and the quality is higher than that value suggests.

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2011 16:20:09 | More by JohnnyChicago
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Colorado

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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North Carolina

5/5  rDev +32.3%

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North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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California

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Washington

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

11-15-2011 08:23:59 | More by ithinkimasofa
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mjtiernan

New York

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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hyuga

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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moserine

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

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Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

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California

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Washington

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Texas

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.8%

11-14-2011 22:51:36 | More by NCbeerpirate
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jmhart

Georgia

4/5  rDev +5.8%

11-14-2011 22:23:57 | More by jmhart
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Texas

4/5  rDev +5.8%

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Ranger from New Belgium Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 4,067 ratings.