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Summer Love - Victory Brewing Company

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1,692 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,692
Reviews: 363
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 13.4%
Wants: 48
Gots: 183 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Composition
Malt: imported 2 row German malts

Hops: whole flower Tettnang Tettnang, Simcoe and Citra hops

ABV: 5.2%

Flavor
With the sublime, earthy familiarity of noble European hops backed up by fresh, clean German malts, Summer Love Ale ends with a surprising burst of lemony refreshment from fistfuls of American whole flower hops. Love Summer, now.

(Beer added by: Soonami on 07-11-2010)
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Ratings: 1,692 | Reviews: 363 | Display Reviews Only:
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thornburyslasher

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-14-2014 02:08:49 | More by thornburyslasher
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DudMan

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-13-2014 20:53:47 | More by DudMan
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npala86

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-13-2014 18:04:47 | More by npala86
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SteveB24

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-13-2014 02:47:38 | More by SteveB24
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Caveworm

Ohio

3.3/5  rDev -11.5%

Summer Love from Victory Brewing Company, a strong seller at my local craft retailer. Poured from the bottle into a glass, this brew's got a 1.25 finger thick head, knockout lacing. Blondish amber body, how fitting.

Smells floral and citrusy

I taste floral,citrus notes with surefire hop bitterness. Also includes a general herbiness about it. Very clean finish here. This is great for my lower IBU tolerance as of this review.

As I mentioned above, a crisp and clean finish. Hop taste lingers for a very brief moment before going away.

A 3.5 overall for Summer Love, this will be a staple in my fridge these next few months. I will buy this brew again

06-13-2014 02:32:51 | More by Caveworm
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Buddance

Massachusetts

2.75/5  rDev -26.3%

06-13-2014 01:23:35 | More by Buddance
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botgimp

New York

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-13-2014 01:23:23 | More by botgimp
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tmbgnicu

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-12-2014 23:19:48 | More by tmbgnicu
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Jlivecc


3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

06-12-2014 22:36:09 | More by Jlivecc
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crag

Pennsylvania

4.35/5  rDev +16.6%

If Victory was to make a "lawnmower" beer this would be it. Total thirst quencher. A high degree of drink-ability. Perfect for a hot mid summer cool down. Yes, it's an ale but compared to Victory's other offerings thus beer is muted which will make it appealing to the lager crowds and dare I say even the mainstream Budweiser swilling types.

06-12-2014 20:07:11 | More by crag
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themattfactor


4.75/5  rDev +27.3%

06-12-2014 18:37:59 | More by themattfactor
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fthegiants

California

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

06-12-2014 03:27:28 | More by fthegiants
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Mackbekeza

Tennessee

4.75/5  rDev +27.3%

06-12-2014 01:53:54 | More by Mackbekeza
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jacewg

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-11-2014 20:50:03 | More by jacewg
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needMIbeerinMD

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-10-2014 21:06:03 | More by needMIbeerinMD
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dbaraniak

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-10-2014 03:17:42 | More by dbaraniak
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OldManBike

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-10-2014 03:12:41 | More by OldManBike
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Cook82

Maryland

2.5/5  rDev -33%

06-09-2014 22:45:34 | More by Cook82
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ItsBeer4Me

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-09-2014 19:57:42 | More by ItsBeer4Me
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craftbrew502

Kentucky

2.75/5  rDev -26.3%

06-09-2014 18:45:12 | More by craftbrew502
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KevMo84

California

3/5  rDev -19.6%

06-09-2014 02:32:10 | More by KevMo84
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Tim9m1r

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-09-2014 01:12:27 | More by Tim9m1r
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clh323

Ohio

4.45/5  rDev +19.3%

Really simple, I like this beer. It's pour, it's smell and it's taste. It is to me what a American summer ale should taste like. Nice job Victory. Hard to find here in northeast Ohio so I bought all they had which was basically a case. Ordering me some more though. Have others to try though but will gladly nurse these.

06-09-2014 00:58:22 | More by clh323
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csurowiec

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-08-2014 20:56:39 | More by csurowiec
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Radiosox

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

06-08-2014 00:40:41 | More by Radiosox
Summer Love from Victory Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 1,692 ratings.