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Headwaters Pale Ale - Victory Brewing Company

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Headwaters Pale AleHeadwaters Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

2,069 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,069
Reviews: 538
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.48%
Wants: 59
Gots: 186 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: thagr81us on 02-14-2011)
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Photo of onewetpaw
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a pint glass.

A- Spicy hop character with some mild orange hops as well. Caramel and some nice full maltiness as well.

A- Brilliantly clear light amber with a nice white two finger head.

F- Spicy hop character reminding me of Centennial predominates initially. The malt character quickly follows and is nice and strong with some mild caramel sweetness present, but definitely in the background.

M- Full body and above average carbonation. Quick to clear the palate

O- A really nice interpretation of the APA. I'll return to this again for sure. I would chose this over many other pale ales in national distribution.

onewetpaw, Mar 05, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Celtics76, Apr 09, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

gutbuster, Apr 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

klesniew, May 02, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

iKasey, Jan 04, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

GaryMarkle84, Aug 12, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Durandal_777, May 18, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

cfinch2, Sep 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

hollywood_15063, Nov 22, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

scott2269, Nov 15, 2011
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

JJStorm, Jul 17, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

CaptDavyJones, Feb 26, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

TEKNISHE, Aug 13, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

aqualung23, Dec 25, 2013
Photo of BLove
4.25/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Clear, light orange hue with thick cottony head, small bits of lacing.

Citrus & floral hop aromas with sweet malt undertones.

Tastes like....VICTORY. No big surprises here...citrus hops are bitter but balanced nicely with sweet & crisp malts. Medium body & avg carbonation...just enough, not too much.

Well done & enjoyable pale ale...think I'll pour myself another. ;)

BLove, Jul 24, 2011
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

benloho, Jan 31, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

BradShook, Nov 01, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

Swaino, Feb 12, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

JeffTheJuice, Oct 15, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

alexsergio, Mar 29, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

mikem0487, May 09, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

NCbeerpirate, Aug 15, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

zdeck37, May 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

JHop, Sep 18, 2014
Headwaters Pale Ale from Victory Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 2,069 ratings.