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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

2,177 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,177
Reviews: 540
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 11.48%
Wants: 61
Gots: 221 | 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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3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

maxcoinage, Jun 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +2%

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2.75/5  rDev -29.8%

Zachtheporter, Jun 02, 2014
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3.63/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bottle into a tulip glass at around 40° F

Appearance: Copper color with a frothy two finger off white head

Smell: I get a ton of biscuit malt and maybe a hint of citrus

Taste: Too much biscuit malt flavor and not enough hops

Mouthfeel: Light body; Crisp and refreshing with a slight bitter finish like a pale ale should be

Mouhfeel: Pretty decent, but far from great. VERY biscuity which reminds me a lot of DF 60 Minute in that regard. I was a bit let down with this one. However, it's still very refreshing and a solid offering during the warm months.

Bone53, Jun 02, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -36.2%

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3.34/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Really like this style, don't know if this one is a good representation. Smell has a hint of what wine people call "pipi du chat", or cat piss. Didn't care for smell, but tastes much better. Really like this brewery, and most of its offerings, but this one falls a little flat for me. Will try on tap if given the chance, but won't buy in bottles again.

Stobin, Jun 01, 2014
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3/5  rDev -23.5%

bayern1987, May 31, 2014
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Headwaters Pale Ale from Victory Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 2,177 ratings.