1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Hop Devil Ale - Victory Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Hop Devil AleHop Devil Ale

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

6,227 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 6,227
Reviews: 2,387
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 11.52%
Wants: 169
Gots: 579 | 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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Hop Devil Ale Alström Bros
Ratings: 6,227 | Reviews: 2,387 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Brutaltruth
4.16/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Enjoyed from a 12 oz bottle
Another from a great brewery, thus IPA pours a bright amber copper color with a nice thick
lightly off white head and great clinging lacing. Nose of caramel malts, citrus and pine hops,
grapefruit, orange zest, and lemon peel. Flavors are sweet to the sides, bitter hops to the
back, and citrus hops over all. This is a finely balanced IPA that even a non-hop head like
myself can enjoy. Tons of citrus malts, light bittering to the aftertaste, and a great malt
backbone that gives it a fantastic drinkability.

A must for hop heads and those who are on the border who prefer big malty brews.

Brutaltruth, Today at 01:42 AM
Photo of Dayman766
3.25/5  rDev -20.3%

Dayman766, Yesterday at 03:29 AM
Photo of kplooki
4.75/5  rDev +16.4%

kplooki, Yesterday at 03:00 AM
Photo of RKB2
4.48/5  rDev +9.8%

RKB2, Yesterday at 02:48 AM
Photo of SwG237
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

SwG237, Tuesday at 05:05 AM
Photo of tbryan5
4.3/5  rDev +5.4%

tbryan5, Tuesday at 12:44 AM
Photo of The_Beer_Shark
2.75/5  rDev -32.6%

The_Beer_Shark, Monday at 11:40 PM
Photo of Seoul2Pit
5/5  rDev +22.5%

Seoul2Pit, Monday at 07:47 PM
Photo of Phloydian
3.8/5  rDev -6.9%

Phloydian, Sunday at 11:02 PM
Photo of dgaffney88
4.4/5  rDev +7.8%

dgaffney88, Sunday at 03:41 PM
Photo of FashDotCom
3.44/5  rDev -15.7%

FashDotCom, Sunday at 02:52 PM
Photo of Devman171
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

Devman171, Sunday at 11:58 AM
Photo of mikerieder
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

mikerieder, Sunday at 03:35 AM
Photo of delta490
3.8/5  rDev -6.9%

Pours a beautiful deep amber with a slight ruby tint. The head is thick when first poured and settles down pretty quickly, leaving a slight sticky lacing. The aroma is pleasant, with earthy hops dominating, a little pine in the middle and a smidge of malt, way in the back. The taste is about the same. The body has a pleasant thickness to it and little bite from the hops on the finish. This is a very good IPA, well made and all that.

delta490, Sunday at 01:49 AM
Photo of webweb2
3.75/5  rDev -8.1%

webweb2, Saturday at 03:13 AM
Photo of OCSA_1978
3.92/5  rDev -3.9%

OCSA_1978, Saturday at 12:32 AM
Photo of SCR
4.5/5  rDev +10.3%

SCR, Oct 17, 2014
Photo of bbudnik
4.08/5  rDev 0%

bbudnik, Oct 17, 2014
Photo of 603to843
4/5  rDev -2%

603to843, Oct 16, 2014
Photo of hoppyhoppy
4.32/5  rDev +5.9%

hoppyhoppy, Oct 15, 2014
Hop Devil Ale from Victory Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 6,227 ratings.