Hop Ranch - Victory Brewing Company

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Reviews: 314
Hads: 2,102
Avg: 4.19
pDev: 25.54%
Wants: 111
Gots: 382 | FT: 2
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Pennsylvania, United States

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

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: dwagner003 on 10-30-2013

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)
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Photo of beerdedking
4.51/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

A few thoughts on Hop Ranch. Pours lighter than expected, more the color of a Pale Ale or dare I say a Pilsner? Moderate lacing coats my Ithaca pint glass. Wafting from the bottle is a touch of fruit cocktail. Nice popping carbo delivers white grape/lemony zest hop flavors followed by a very faint pale malt, ending with a slight tart dryness. No lingering bitterness at all. Just slightly tart and dry which induces my next swig. Drinkability is off the charts. Previous to having this I knocked down a Rogue Yellow Snow IPA ironically being more the heavy sipper. Hop Ranch is light and thirst quenching for a DIPA. Very dangerous, I recommend especially if your a hop fan. So glad I don't have to search far from home for quality IPAs/DIPAs thanks Victory for Hop Ranch/Dirt Wolf and Troegs for IPA and Nugget Nectar...

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Photo of Beerswag
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle poured to dogfish mini-pilsner glass. Appearance is golden with tones of yellow..smell is fruity, grapefruit, citrus, apricot..taste is smooth for suggested 9%abv. Starts sweet amd citrus, and finishes fruity, and smooth, "air-ee" light bodied creamy mouthfeel. Lemon rind and orange peel.,highlights the hop frehness and taste without being too bitter or cloying.. Lacing is foamy and sticky. Carbonation is medium, with a crisp dry feel on the finish..this is refreshing and admirable. Paired nice with kabobs-cucumber yogurt sauce, grilled meat chimmichurri, mexican corn with cotija, feta.

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Photo of hopflyer
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Enjoy by May 19, 2014.

Pours a very light gold with some fine sediment suspended. Generous 2 finger head, fluffy white.

Aroma is one of the strongest I've experienced in a beer. Wow! Really strong grapefruit and some lemon. Just about all floral and citrus hops. Not much of the piney variety.

Taste up front is all juicy citrus, lemon zest. Completely unbalanced citrus hop bomb out of the gates, and right up my alley. Halfway thru a little it of bitterness arrives in the aftertaste but this is still a one man band of citrus hoppiness. Towards the end some grassy, earthy appear subtley.

Very light and crisp. Not dry but definitely refreshing. How the hell is there 9% in something this light? Wish there was a little bit more carbonation, but it doesn't throw things off much anyway.

Really pleased with this beer I've been anticipating since Dirtwolf. Right on par with Dirtwolf in quality. Dirtwolf is a bit more balanced and definitely more piney hops while Hop Ranch is all citrus.

Revisit 1/7/14

Felt a need to re-review this one. About halfway thru my second case and none of the bottles stood up to the first one had. Could it have fallen off that quickly? Anyway, still a good brew but not blowing me away like the first one did.

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Photo of VelvetExtract
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A-Pours a hazy yellow with an oily consistency. White head is mild. It leaves dots and lacing speckles.

S-Very juicy in the nose. This hop combo just emirates ripe, tropical fruits. Peaches, pineapples and apricots with plentiful citrus. Pleasant base malt adds to the sweet, fruity hops. Also a pleasant dose of spicy hops.

T-Delectable and tropical like the nose. A blend of fruit juice hoppiness, my favorite. Bready and pale maltiness adds a fullness to the flavor. This is loaded with delicious hop derived flavors but it's not coercive; just intoxicatingly hoppy.

M-Resiny and full. Medium carbonation. Medium-high bitterness. Very drinkable. This 4 pack just flew by.

O/D-Right on par with DirtWolf. It's a coin toss as to which I like better. It's exactly my take on my favorite beer style. Exotic hop broth!

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Photo of maximum12
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Too few hops in the house, so I've spent a couple weeks collecting IPA/IIPAs off local shelves. This is another of my victims. 12 oz. bottle headed south.

Pour is a hazed & confused light yellow with carbonation that's mildly evident on top & hidden in the yellow belly of the beer. Nose comes bearing serious tropical fruit, enough to believe this beer might have a pineapple in its Ancestry.com tree somewhere. Smells wet, too.

Hop Ranch is a location I'd like to winter in. The gorgeous tropical fruits in the nose translate word-for-smell into the taste, but they're immediately assaulted by a searing, wrist-twisting bitterness that scalds the top of my mouth. Yeeaah! After that barrage there are even more BBs in the gun: lovely citrus, orange, mild sweetness & a spicy kick at the end. Thick, chewy, oily, syrupy. I could drink a couple flagons of this.

Is there anything better than having a beer with no expectations & having it blow your tiny little brain to pieces with yummy? This beer kicks ass: you just don't find many IIIPAs with the combo of bitterness AND taste. What's so hard about that? One of the best new IIPAs I've had in a while. Excellent.

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Photo of gr0g
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Hazy and quite pale, like a light straw color. Head retention is quite good, and there are sheets of lacing left once the head finally fades. Very aromatic, even more so than DirtWolf. Super-pungent grapefruit and resin plus quite a bit of tropical fruit character as well. Mango, tangerine, and pineapple notes at first, but unfortunately they fade after not too long.

Flavor is really bright and citrusy, quite grassy as well. Just the right amount of malt sweetness I'd expect in a DIPA, becoming drier on the finish. A hop onslaught dominates the flavor -- lots of bitter lemon zest. A touch of alcohol. Mouthfeel is oily, slick, and smooth. This is just a big IPA, but malt and hops are kept in proper proportion (for and IPA) and the alcohol hardly intrudes, even at 9%.

As good as Victory's DirtWolf is, this is even a notch above that. Only two hops used: Mosaic and the relatively new Azacca. Destined to be one of the best widely-available DIPAs in the east US.

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Photo of Mdog
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Yellow, lots of particles, huge head.

Smell: Strong grapefruit aroma.

Taste: Very dry start. Lots of grassy and grapefruit hop flavors with moderate bitterness. Some malt sweetness in the backbone.

Overall: Hop Ranch reminds me a lot of Hop Wallop. Nice mix of hoppy flavors-grass and citrus mix was my favorite thing about Wallop, so I'm glad it's still around with Hop Ranch. I prefer this one over DirtWolf.

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Photo of Brushkanna
4.5/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - laces the glass nicely - hazy yellow orange - tight bubbles
S - hop smell is great, with squeezed grapefruit peal
T - has the thick hop flavor with bitter citrus that is complex and great
M - heavy mouthfeel that is so great in Imperial IPAs
O - I really like this one Victory is brewing up some great new beers

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Photo of Darkmagus82
4.49/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Served on tap in a pint glass

Appearance – The beer is served a golden amber color with a one finger of pure white head. The head has a good level of retention, slowly fading to leave tons of streaky lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – The aroma is big and sweet with tons of fruits. The bulk of the fruit smell comes from tropical fruit aromas, consisting of a blend of pineapple, mango, tangerine, and papaya. Other fruit smells are there as well with a little bit of apple and apricot. Along with the fruity smells there also exist some nice hop aromas. The strongest of these smells is that of grapefruit, but other lighter aromas of pine and an herbal smell are there as well.

Taste – The taste begins with a bit of a grainy and bready taste mixed with tons of grapefruit hop right from the start. Along with these tastes are some sweeter flavor of orange and a bit of mango. The sweeter flavors as well as the bready flavor, lose strength as the taste advances toward the middle, all while the grapefruit hop gets even stronger and is joined by a hint of a grassy hop taste. While it fades temporarily, the fruit flavors come back to the tongue toward the end with lots of tangerine and tropical fruits of mango, papaya, and pineapple coming to the tongue. These flavors meld quite nicely with the grapefruit and bit of a grassy hop flavor to leave a smooth, fruity and hoppy flavor to linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the thicker and creamier side with a carbonation level that is on the lower side. Both are fantastic for really accentuating all the great fruity and hoppy flavors of the brew and help slow you down a bit in drinking it down too quickly, which is quite easy as even at 9% abv, almost no alcohol flavor is present. Overall the feel is great.

Overall – A very easy drinking and very fruity and flavorful IPA. After introducing their Dirtwolf (which is fantastic), Victory is really nailing the strong IPA’s and hit it again with Hop Ranch as it is truly an enjoyable brew to drink.

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Photo of larryi86
4.49/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz bottle poured into a snifter

A- A slightly hazy gold color with a one finger white head.

S- Citrus, pineapple, pine, sweet lemon rind, some biscuity malts.

T- Citrus, grapefruit, lemons, faint pineapple, bitter piney finish, nice malt backbone, well balance.

M- Smooth, crisp, medium body.

0- Another top notch IIPA from Victory. Can't wait to get more of this!

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Photo of RonfromJersey
4.49/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bright golden body, bright but with chill haze. Topped by five fingers of level dense snow white foam. Drippy dense lace.

Bursting fresh juicy fruit in the nose. Tons of citrus.

A soft but solid malt foundation. Juicy fruit explodes all over the mouth. Bitterness tingles all over the tongue from the swallow through a seeming unending afterglow.

Mouthfeel is soft but prickly. No, I don't know how you do that.

Victory has been taken for granted for a long time. With this and DirtWolf they have recaptured the beer geek attention.

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Photo of Omnium
4.49/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle > Alpine Spring bow-tie glass.
A - Clear light yellow straw in color with a nearly two finger foamy white head with some really thick lacing happening.
S - Aroma is quite unique, and maybe its the fact that I cannot discern the real profile here that's throwing me, sure you got some grapefruit, pine, a little papaya, its just really fresh smelling, even the malt is a light sweetness, regardless its a little light in aroma.
T - Excellent flavor, light juicy apple, melon, papaya, grapefruit, blood orange fruit flavors, then a really gradual pine and grassy tone comes through on a really neutral crackery kinda malt that has just a hint of sweetness.
M - There is no way you could ever think this thing would be 9% ABV, You could sit here and pound this beer one after another with ease, medium light feel with no burn, no extreme bitterness, just smooth and fresh crisp flavor.
O - Excellent Imperial IPA that proves more isnt always better, this is by far an extreme IPA, sure it has a high alcohol content, (THAT YOU CANNOT DETECT AT ALL!!!!) but its not overwhelming with bitterness or sweet boozey malt, it has a great flavor, good aroma, and goes down ohh so easy. Get yourself some.

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Photo of wvsabbath
4.49/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Serving Type - Bottle

Appearance - Mellow yellow/golden tan , lots of unfiltered floaters with 1 inch foamy head, good sticky lacing.

Smell - Sweet, strong citric hops, grapefruit, orange, pineapple. Sugars, earthy, herbal notes.

Taste - Really pleasant sweet, citric hop kick mixed with some sugars and a little spice note. Plenty of orange, honey and pineapple along with some mango and lemon. Minor malt note comes in near the finish.

Mouthfeel - Citric fruits nails the tongue from first sip. Palate gets more hops, some sugars and malts. The aftertaste is crisp, dry, hop bitter and a little herbal sweet.

Overall - Excellent beer, easy to drink, nice hop profile that's not to sweet, not to bitter and not overly alcohol influenced. Really drinks light and smooth and has a unique flavor that just adds to the enjoyment of this beer. Really recommended beer for sure.

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Photo of Ozzylizard
4.49/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottle best by 24 May 2014 at 42 degrees into standard pint glass
Aroma of citrus, closest to lemon
Head average (4.5 cm), white, creamy with rocks, very slowly diminishing fading to a to 1 -2 mm layer
Lacing poor: partial rings with small to medium bubbles, stalactites
Body light yellow, hazy
Flavor begins with a light lemony taste, slowly fading through sweetness to a light astringency. No alcohol, no diacetyl, no malt. No aftertaste is noted.
Palate light to medium, watery, carbonation lively.

This is the last bottle from the case I bought in Jan, 2014, and somehow I’ve neglected to review it. IMHO this is a much better beer than Dirtwolf, certainly having more flavor and a less noticeable hop profile. This could easily be a session beer.

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Photo of happy4hoppybeer
4.48/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 3 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Surpisingly golden straw-yellow color, with fluffy white head.

Very powerful aromas of pineapple, citrus and hop goodness. Wow! This is literally heaven to the nose.

Delicious hoppy flavors, with nice strong citrus edge, really awesome. Loads of the citrus hop bite that I look for in a good Imperial IPA. Nice light body. Really tasty and smooth.

Wonderful stuff.

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Photo of Pourharddrinkslow
4.48/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Look: Looks beautiful, the lovely light golden color gives way to some translucence that passes through the glass in the sunlight,

Smell: This one smells just like you would except by looking at it (you will sense a trend here). It is a very mild smell with hops, yeast, and a hint of florals.

Taste: Just as the look and smell suggest, this is a crisp, clean, and delicious brew (geez I feel like I'm in a light beer commercial). You would never guess just by sipping it that it was 10% abv... It's almost a souped-up pale ale, in that all the tastes are very minimal; that being the hops, malts, and florals. This is one of the lightest and mildest DIPA's i've ever had.

Feel: Smooth and crisp. The slight carbonation is perfect, wouldn't add or subtract any.

Overall: Excellent beer that is better the fresher it is (hope that doesn't sound snobby), but if you buy this one, I recommend drinking it immediately.

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Photo of thegodfather2701
4.48/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

A-Poured into a snifter-pours a bright sunshine yellow with a bright white head that dissipates quickly leaving only some slight lacing

S-It does not have a very strong nose-but consisted primarily of citrus notes. To me the nose was the weakest aspect of this beer.

T-It has a great balance between citrus and tropical hop flavors with citrus getting a slight edge. It is very flavorful and to me is reminiscent of Hop Slam and Stone Best Buy. It is very hoppy and has a much stronger hop presence than Sucks. It is very delicious and hoppy. You can't really notice the alcohol.

M-creamy and slightly syrupy

D-dangerously drinkable-I drank 2 and could have drank at least another but I split the four pack with my father-in-law

Overall, this beer exceeded my expectations and is honestly one to seek out

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Photo of Kendo
4.47/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Poured from the bottle into a Piraat tulip/snifter-type glass. Body is hazy yellow with a small whitish head. Nice lace.

S: Hops. Tropical fruits, grapefruity and perfumey.

T: Juicy hops over bread doughy malt. Hops bring to mind apricots, grapefruit, tropical fruit and lemons. Strong hop impression overall, but not mouth-bracingly bitter. Finishes with a nice balance of bready malt, grapefruit pith and lemony bitterness. Modest alcohol warmth noted on the palate but then felt in the belly.

M: Medium in heft. Carbonation is modest and soft. Drinks lighter than a beer of this strength should.

O: Really good stuff.

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Photo of hagbergl
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Hop Ranch features Azacca and Mosaic hops. This should be interesting, as I've always liked beers hopped with mosaic (like Great Lakes' Alchemy Hour, now Chillwave, IPA). Poured into my Beer Geek Nation snifter.

Appearance (3.75/5): Golden, bright and hazy lemon, a two finger head that dissipates fairly quickly. It's a decent looking beer, but not outstanding in terms of color or head.

Smell (4.5/5): wonderful, bursting with tropical fruit flavors of pineapple, peach, and guava. That’s right, guava. Also some oniony dankness that reminds me of Enjoy By IPA. Pine, orange. No alcohol whatsoever, as I’m getting used to in these great seasonal Double IPAs.

Taste (4.5/5): Big pop of astringent, citrusy (pink grapefruit and orange) bitterness that is followed by some tropical fruit (lots of peach and pineapple-like) sweetness. Sweet biscuity malt. Some nice earthy, grassy, and spicy hop notes in the finish, which is quite dry, but not to the point of being powdery (like Smuttynose Finest Kind). This is one exceptionally good tasting IPA.

Mouthfeel (4.5/5): Medium-light body, great medium carbonation make this big imperial IPA extremely easy to drink. The carbonation really helps the beer’s fruity hop flavors "pop" and emphasizes the grapefruit-like dryness of the finish.

Overall (4.5/5): Hop Ranch is an excellent Imperial/Double IPA, that has a lot of great characteristics–the nose is full of citrus and tropical fruit notes, the taste, full of orange, peach, and pineapple-like hop character, and the finish is pleasantly drying. There's a nice sweetness that balances out the initial astringence and makes it quite a pleasure to drink. I think it's a distinct beer, and have enjoyed it more than Victory's other, very successful big IPA, DirtWolf. Definitely a great beer that shows off the unique hop characteristics of Azacca and Mosaic.

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Photo of tastybeer
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Very lightly hazy gold colored beer and nice white half inch head. Lace is stringy and shifting. After the head fades there remains a broken, thin white layer over the beer and a ring around the edge. Aroma is very clean with an uplifting mix of tropical and citrus fruit. Sweet red grapefruit, candy lime, mango, passionfruit, a little bit of zesty spicy hop, a touch of pine, and a soft caramel-dough malt profile. Flavor is equally loaded with tropical fruity varieties and citrus with more pronounced pine, tea, and earthiness. Dry, powdery, acidic, mouthwatering bitterness throughout the finish. I wonder if there's honey in this... The alcohol or high ABV is completely hidden to me. This is a pretty excellent, friendly double IPA. Very amiable.

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Photo of Flashy
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Vessel: Purchased at a 7-11 in a four pack- $10.99.
Initial impression: Pours clear like no double IPA I've ever seen- interesting. Looks like a lager or farmhouse ale. Smells earthy, not much hops up front. Again, smells like a Belgium something or other.
Taste: Hoppier than I expected, not much alcohol- but it's over 8%, a bit sweet.
Overall impression: If I was to be served a DIPA in Munchen, this would be it. Tastes like a sweet, salty pretzel which passes my great beer taste. Much better than Dirt Wolf. If you were to mix this and Limbo 50/50 you would have Heady Topper. Thank you Victory.

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Photo of BradC
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

On tap into a tulip, purs a light honey color with moderate head and clingy lacing.

Smells of fruity hops, citrus, tangerine, grapes, berries.

Taste follows aroma here very fruity hop flavor, malt stays in the background. Flavors of white grape, tangerine, mango, pineapple.

Thinner body and moderately carbonated, this one is pretty easy drinking.

Overall, a great DIPA showcasing Mosaic hops. The fruitiness of the hops really comes through well. I had this immediately following a glass of resin, it they are two DIPA's that are similar only in ABV. I found this one refreshing and would certainly have it again.

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Photo of dar482
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

The beer comes in a clear golden yellow color with a hint of orange.

A big tropical aroma of mango, pineapple, sweet orange peel, tangerine. A bit of alcohol in the back. A touch of light bready malt.

The flavor follows with that punch of tropical of peaches and mangoes in the front, then onto this light orange flavor. Almost like an “orange drink.” It then moves onto a bite of alcohol. A bit of warming. Not a very bitter beer, good amount of drying of citrus peel and pith. The pilsner malt gives this beer almost an IPL quality.

Medium to light on mouthfeel.

A very fruit forward DIPA that has an interesting malt bill giving it lager qualities.

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Photo of brentk56
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Pours a clear golden color capped by an impressive head that leaves multiple lace strands down the side of the glass

Smell: Tropical fruit forward with grapefruit underneath

Taste: The tropical fruits make a statement, at the outset, bringing pink grapefruit, papaya and mango flavors with just a hint of bready malt underneath; the bitterness builds, after the swallow and into the finish, with just a hint of residual sweetness on the tip of the tongue

Mouthfeel: Medium to full body with moderate carbonation

Overall: With Dirt Wolf and this beer, Victory has really lifted its IPA game

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Photo of threeviews
4.46/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 12oz bottle (Best By: 05/21/14) into a 13oz 'popperings hommel bier' 13oz globe

A- Pours a hazy, golden orange with substantial 'floaties' in suspension. Although not nucleated, a steady stream of bubbles eminate from the bottom of the glass. A white, sea-foam head crowns the offering which dissapates to a thin film which maintains for the duration of the glass.

S- Absolutely complex. Although not brewed with either, the aroma reminds me of Anchorage's Galaxy White IPA (a single hopped beer brewed (and dry-hopped) with Galaxy Hops and bottled with Brettanomyces). The more I focus, I get aromas of white grapefruit rind, orange marmelade, vegitale notes (onion, garlic)...perhaps courtesy of the yeast, peppery spice, hints of ripe tropical fruit (pineapple, mango, honeydew). Although you might be turned off by this description, it works really well and reminds me of an oak-aged Chardonnay wine. Very unique and equally as inviting.

T- Like its appearance, I did not expect much of a malt backbone...and was not disappointed. The light malt backbone exists nothing more than to provide a stage for the hops. The entirety of Hop Ranch's aroma is displayed in the flavor. Grapefruit and orange citrus followed by onion/galric notes and finishes with a lingering vegitale (onion/garlic) spiciness. Again, do not be turned off, as this is one unique and full-flavored DIPAs.

M- Ample carbonation and conservative malt bill makes for a light body. The hops make for a long and spicy finish. Agressive, but far from numbing on the palate. For a DIPA, it titivates the palate perfectly

O- An equisite culmination to a bunch of research. This Imperial IPA delivers a well-needed and absolutely unique flavor to the world of Imperial IPA's. You cannot equate this with any other DIPA on the market and it deserves top honors. Since it reminds me so much of a Brett-infused beer (see above), it is amazing to see how hops can mimmick that flavor profile. Furthermore, the price (~$10.50 4-Pack) is an absolute bargain which makes it all-the-more attractive. I know Victory is not available to everyone, but those who get Victory beers and love a great DIPA with caracteristics which you have yet to experience, do yourself a favor and grab yourself a 4-Pack

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Hop Ranch from Victory Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 314 ratings.