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Hop Devil Ale - Victory Brewing Company

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Hop Devil AleHop Devil Ale

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

5,662 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 5,662
Reviews: 2,365
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.52%
Wants: 132
Gots: 348 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-27-2001)
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Reviews by fank2788:
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fank2788

Connecticut

4.35/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle served in a pint glass
Bright reddish copper, quite clear with a big white head which laces a lot. The smell is of rich hoppiness. The majority coming through as citrusy grapefruit along with a touch of pine and floral characteristic in there as well. The taste matches the smell with a ton of bright hops coming through with flavors ranging from citrus to pine and floral. Despite the hop centric focus this beer is amazingly well balanced. The hops are backed by a solid maltiness with enough sweetness to match the high IBUs. Body is medium to full with a dry bitter finish that lasts. Overall a very good IPA, one I'd passed over in the past. I guess I didn't know what I was missing.

Serving type: bottle

05-29-2011 00:29:33 | More by fank2788
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I love Victory DirtWolf so I had high hopes for this brew. Appearance, smell and mouthfeel was all good, but I was disappointed in the taste.
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As a IPA, this was a good beer. No citrusy taste, but good hops and flavor.

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Hop Devil Ale from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 5,662 ratings.