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Ranger - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
85
very good

4,497 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 4,497
Reviews: 1,146
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 13.3%
Wants: 62
Gots: 454 | 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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4.24/5  rDev +12.8%

Gra1164, Sep 07, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

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4/5  rDev +6.4%

Sintech, Sep 07, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +13%

A - Clear, golden body, medium-thick white head, fades quickly and leaves heavy lacing.

S - Strong hop presence. Pine, citrus. Some light malt tones.

T - Pine dominates on the hops. Aftertaste is malt caramel and toffee. More malt than I was expecting.

M - Medium body, medium carb. Smooth, lingers on the palate.

O - A solid IPA. Well balanced. Reminds me of an east coast IPA.

ColdOneKev, Sep 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

Lionhearted1987, Sep 07, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev +7.4%

butlermattj, Sep 06, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev +1.1%

P: 12oz bottle into a perfect pint glass.

A: Pours clear dark gold with a big, creamy off white head. A very nice looking pour.

S: Lemon citrus and a little pine hop aroma. Slightly earthy and grassy.

T: Citrus rind bitterness with a piney finish. A touch of sweet malt but the bitterness of the hops is main player in this beer.

M: Well carbonated, mouth feel is a bit on the thin side. Easy drinking and refreshing on both accounts.

O: This is a solid IPA that showcases the hop varieties over the malt base. It's easy drinking and quite refreshing on a hot and humid summer afternoon. It may not stand out among the massive variety of IPA's on the market but I don't think it would disappoint most IPA fans.

MikeB20, Sep 06, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

alexsergio, Sep 06, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -60.1%

hsvphy, Sep 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +13%

This is another one of my go to beers when I see it on tap. A nice, crisp IPA with plenty of that hop flower taste but a clean finish. It goes well with brats, sauerkraut and onions.

smorbrod, Sep 05, 2014
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Ranger from New Belgium Brewing
85 out of 100 based on 4,497 ratings.