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Hop Ranch - Victory Brewing Company

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1,266 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,266
Reviews: 210
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 10.4%
Wants: 55
Gots: 84 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Fully juicy in its citrus character with the pleasantly sharp, biting edges of tart fruit and bitterness, Hop Ranch Imperial India Pale Ale traces its roots to Victory’s Ranch series, a unique and comprehensive study of hops in which Brewmasters experimented with different hop varieties to showcase a range of flavor profiles and celebrate the nuances and distinctions in the resulting series’ recipes.

Mosaic hops and Hop #483 (Azacca)

(Beer added by: dwagner003 on 10-30-2013)
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle from 4-pack ($9.99) purchased at local Whole Foods. Freshness date on neck of bottle, May 26, 2014.

Clear, straw colored elixir poured into SA glass. Two finger white foam dissipates to thin ring. Heavy lacing coats the vessel.

All hops. Lemon, orange, pineapple plus rind, a bit of pine and earth.

Tart, bitter tropical fruits with a hint of alcohol. Some spice and pepper at the end.

Medium body, well carbonated, slick.

Enjoyable DIPA a bit more hop forward than Dirtwolf, but on par.

Serving type: bottle

01-07-2014 22:54:31 | More by CaptCleveland
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Hop Ranch from Victory Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 1,266 ratings.