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DirtWolf - Victory Brewing Company

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Ratings: 4,034
Reviews: 559
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 8.41%
Wants: 143
Gots: 513 | 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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themind

New Jersey

4.29/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Dirtwolf is an explosion of hops that proves drinkable for the casual beer snob but hoppy enough for beer aficionados. Victory shows that persistence brings quality results and Dirtwolf is just that. Beer pours a nice golden color with an excellent hop aroma. The taste was very good and satisfying, I would purchase it again. I am a bit jaded as I regularly have Pliny and Heady but the PA boyz can brew a good DIPA period!

Bottom Line: Great brew!

Serving type: bottle

10-26-2013 01:49:11 | More by themind
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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.

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DirtWolf from Victory Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 4,034 ratings.