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DirtWolf - Victory Brewing Company

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5,556 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,556
Reviews: 729
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 9.09%
Wants: 231
Gots: 1,209 | 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:
Beer added by: aengleman on 09-27-2013

Brewed using whole flower Chinook, Citra, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops.
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1/5  rDev -76.7%

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1/5  rDev -76.7%

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1/5  rDev -76.7%

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1.02/5  rDev -76.2%

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1.5/5  rDev -65%

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1.5/5  rDev -65%

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1.84/5  rDev -57.1%

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1.84/5  rDev -57.1%

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1.95/5  rDev -54.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

smells like wolf pee, in the dirt

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2/5  rDev -53.4%

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2.16/5  rDev -49.7%

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2.24/5  rDev -47.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

drain pour consideration...bitter bad...nose/mouth impact very negative...thin and lacking character....

do not buy/drink

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2.25/5  rDev -47.6%

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2.25/5  rDev -47.6%

Photo of Jeremy0682
2.37/5  rDev -44.8%
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.

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2.49/5  rDev -42%
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.

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.7%

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2.6/5  rDev -39.4%
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.

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DirtWolf from Victory Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 5,556 ratings.