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DirtWolf - Victory Brewing Company

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5,097 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,097
Reviews: 643
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 8.86%
Wants: 197
Gots: 908 | FT: 35
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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1/5  rDev -76.7%

Maceinyoface86, Aug 12, 2014
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1/5  rDev -76.7%

wingnutz27, Aug 15, 2014
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1.02/5  rDev -76.2%

MickMorgansSharon, Sep 25, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -65%

Kerrie, Nov 02, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -65%

REWB, May 31, 2014
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1.84/5  rDev -57.1%

Flank, Aug 28, 2014
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2/5  rDev -53.4%

ZachStubbs, Sep 26, 2014
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2.16/5  rDev -49.7%

Brainmurk, Sep 20, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -47.6%

goodshiz, Jul 04, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -47.6%

KS1297, Mar 16, 2014
Photo of Jeremy0682
2.36/5  rDev -45%
look: 3 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.25

Was really excited to try this one after being disappointed by the Hop Ranch. Unfortunately I didn't find this one much better. Tasted and smelled a little too much like an sweaty gym sock. I don't get the hype, but different people have different tastes, especially for IPA's. I must just be more of a West Coast IPA guy.

Jeremy0682, Jul 04, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

Atomicskis5, Dec 18, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

BGsWo22, Mar 19, 2014
Photo of LarryV
2.5/5  rDev -41.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

After reading reviews of this beer, I feel like I'm drinking a different beer. The aroma reminds me of underarm sweat, really off putting. The same quality comes across in the taste. Victory usually makes a pretty decent beer but I think they missed the mark on this one. I wouldn't buy this again. I bought a 4 pack and it's going to be a chore to polish it off. Really disappointing beer.

LarryV, Apr 06, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

TheBigBoy, Mar 02, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

cardinals22, Aug 10, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

nightsky, Sep 27, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

gwiedman1, Aug 09, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

Deggar, Oct 20, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

Tom-Peters, Dec 04, 2013
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2.59/5  rDev -39.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 1.25 | overall: 2.5

wow, I have been a fan of the Victory beers from way back in the day when I lived in DC. Moved to AZ ten years ago and could not get it until recently. when it came available a few months ago, I immediately picked up some of the Prima Pils and it lives up to my memory and remains a great pilsner. being a huge IPA and double and imperial IPA guy, I was really excited when I noticed DirtWolf at Total Wine. I got a growler and brought it home to pair with some rare seared sushi grade salmon and kale salad. dinner was great, but in short the DirtWolf was a drain pour, a waste of $6.99 IMO. it wasn't like the keg was bad, maybe it was, but rather this beer seemed to have the hop profile, but it seems like a one dimensional beer, no backbone to speak of, flat tasting yet with seeming plenty of carbonation. vinegar like. just kind of a cheap IPA. I would probably buy a 12oz bottle one time to try it again to see if I had a bad batch or if I just wasn't in the mood, but from the growler experience this stuff is not good. I dumped it.

ZionNation, Apr 18, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -35.9%

GMan, Feb 09, 2014
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2.76/5  rDev -35.7%

Moses13, Oct 02, 2014
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2.85/5  rDev -33.6%

Hetlegioen512, Sep 24, 2014
Photo of ArrogantB
2.94/5  rDev -31.5%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.75

12oz bottle $2.79. Thank God I bought a single. Bright yellow orange, good head and lace. Aroma is really thick and earthy hops but then a strong plastic aroma. Flavor is astringent alcohol and plastic notes. Not really a pleasant beer at all, would not purchase.

ArrogantB, Oct 30, 2013
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DirtWolf from Victory Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 5,097 ratings.