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DirtWolf - Victory Brewing Company

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Ratings: 4,015
Reviews: 559
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 8.41%
Wants: 141
Gots: 502 | FT: 32
Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed using whole flower Chinook, Citra, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops.

(Beer added by: aengleman on 09-27-2013)
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10-13-2013 20:14:59 | More by Evoforen
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majorbase2

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4.41/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours a goldish-orange with a big white foam head that dissipates quickly. A small amount of lacing around the edges.

Lots of citrus hops in the aroma. Bursting with grapefruit, lemon, and orange. A little bit of sweetness going along with the cirrus. Nose finishes up with a burst of pine that is very strong.

The taste follows the nose. Lots of hops right up front, followed by the same bursting grapefruit and a hint of the lemon, with a touch of mango and possibly peach. A little bit of bitterness in the finish. Piney resin comes with the aftertaste. For such a hoppy beer, this is shockingly easy to drink.

Medium bodied with a decent amount of carbonation. The pine causes a bit of a resinous quality, making it a bit sticky going down.

Overall, this is a fantastic DIPA, once of my favorites so far. Despite the hoppiness, it is incredibly easy to drink, which could make it dangerous.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2014 02:48:20 | More by majorbase2
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look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Finally got some of this after reading a lot of good things about it on this site. It's always great when something lives up to the hype. This is the best DIPA I've had.
A: Pours golden with a hint of orange, little head that goes away quickly
S: Citrusy. Agree with others that the smell is the weakest part of this beer, but so what, because --
T: If you like your big hoppy IPAs on the fruity side as opposed to the piney side, then I don't know how you could improve on this beer. Bells Two Hearted is no longer my favorite IPA.
M: Again, don't know how to improve on this. Huge hop blast but just the right amount of bitter with no soapy ending.
O: As above. If Heady Topper or Pliny the Either are better than this then bring em on.

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DirtWolf from Victory Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 4,015 ratings.