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V-Twelve - Victory Brewing Company

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90
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1,064 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,064
Reviews: 569
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 12.69%
Wants: 65
Gots: 98 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 03-18-2003)
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mtbbaboon

Connecticut

4.08/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bottled on March 2, 2009. Poured into a snifter. Pours a nice orange/amber color. For some reason I expected this to be darker. Moderate head that fizzes out quickly, leaving a ring and some suds. Some nice lacing left behind after each sip. Smells sweet at first...figs, grapes, apricot? A little musty, slightly hoppy. A noticeable amount of alcohol in the nose. The taste is much the same. Fruity and sweet malt. It's a well balanced taste, and it tastes every bit of 12% abv. No bitterness to speak of. Medium to heavy mouthfeel. Leaves no stick and is rather dry. It's a sipper for sure. Overall, this is very enjoyable.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2010 21:43:22 | More by mtbbaboon
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4/5  rDev -0.5%

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4.44/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 750 ml brown bottle into a Chimay goblet. Bottled on Sept 18 2009 on front label. Purchased at Wine Warehouse (Charlottesville, VA).

A: Lighter than expected chestnut with a big dose of floaties but a prodigious 1-2 finger light beige head with decent retention and peaks of lacing.

S: Major fruity aroma here with fig, plums, red grapes, currants, bananas, and orange marmalade all combining with some mild herbal hopping to create a huge malt blast. The entire aroma experience is accentuated by further fruity yeast esters with a mild, phenolic, clove character

T: THe flavor also assaults with malt, first with dark fruits like red and purple grapes, figs, cherries, plums, and raisins, all dosed with a heavy dose of rum-infused honey. Hops provide some balancing herbal-based bitterness. Yeast esters play a big role with banana and some lightly sulfuric apricot and peach character as well. Bitterness is low -- this is a malt wallop all the way, and a good one too. Vinous without getting too grapey -- a masterful beer all-around. The alcohol is tame and in the background.

M: Silky smooth with nowhere the 12% detectable anywhere. Sumptuous feel overall with moderate carbonation to keep it from feeling too thick and viscous.

O: This was indeed a good one to put away -- wow -- huge dark fruit character with drinkability. Sumptuous and decadent but not over the top -- wonderful. I wish I had bought more.

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V-Twelve from Victory Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 1,064 ratings.