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Troopers Alley IPA | Wolf Hills Brewing Company

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Troopers Alley IPATroopers Alley IPA
BA SCORE
3.51/5
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53 Ratings
Troopers Alley IPATroopers Alley IPA
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wolf Hills Brewing Company
Virginia, United States
wolfhillsbrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by on 11-09-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#37,951
Reviews:
13
Ratings:
53
pDev:
18.52%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Ratings: 53 |  Reviews: 13
Photo of ntanner83
3.64/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of GarthDanielson
3/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of TripelMark
3.31/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of MGoeltz
3.82/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of SoccerSeuss
3.64/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 12 oz can into pint glass. Had a golden hazy color with a nice white head and carbonation bubbles rising, nice lacing. Smelled slightly of citrus and with maybe a hint of pine. Mild hoppy/bitter taste on the front with a nice semi-sweet finish. Light to medium body with crisp finish. A decent IPA.

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Photo of kgammell1
3.93/5  rDev +12%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Boone757
3.77/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cwbern
3.56/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of smcolw
3.52/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Impressive four-finger, egg shell white head. Slow to recede and it leaves abundant lace on the glass. The liquid is amber in color with a suspended chill haze.

Darker malt start to the smell--toast and mild nuttiness. Nearly no hop bitterness smell.

The malt is subdued with a moderate hop bittering bite until the aftertaste, where it becomes quite strong and long lasting. It's a pedestrian IPA--good for the masses but not for the connoisseurs. The body leans light and the carbonation leans high, making this a thin IPA overall. I get some yeast taste in the swallow.

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Photo of curtisjoseph
2.98/5  rDev -15.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Hedgehog
4.5/5  rDev +28.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of ordybill
4.15/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a 12 OZ can into a pint glass. Great hazy golden color with a small white head. The aroma is a real good blend of citrus, hops and pine. The flavor is full of hops and citrus with a hint of malt, very nice. This is a medium bodied beer with moderate carbonation. A real good IPA, highly recommended.

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Photo of JWhat
3.84/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Guitars_and_beer
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ShepardCommander
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Beerparrot
3.28/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Killakizatie
3.59/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Enjoyed this! Pretty pour and great taste. Grapefruity and hoppy!

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Photo of obywan59
3.86/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a hazy golden orange with a firm 4 finger head that towers over the glass like whipped cream. Receding slowy, becoming incredibly chunky, and leaving amazing lacing that almost covers the back 2/3s of the glass.

Citric, grassy hops with nutty malts. The 2nd glass (which was colder) exhibited more piney than grassy hops.

Big on the grapefruit. Bitter tart citrus with grassy hope in the back. Just a hint of sweet malts.

Decently crisp and of medium body. Slightly numbing to the tongue.

A good IPA. Much better than I feared from some of the reviews. Good flavor and aroma with an awesome head. I'd definitely try this again.

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Photo of Beer_4_brains
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of SCanthony
3/5  rDev -14.5%

Photo of Jaredy89
2.5/5  rDev -28.8%

Lots of hop. Strong.

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Photo of Treyliff
3.38/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

12oz can poured into pint glass

A- pours a hazy amber orange color with a small creamy white head that retains nicely after the pour

S- citrus & piney hops with a toasted grainy malt backbone, a hint of grass

T- citrusy grapefruit hop up front eventually transitions into a sweet and bready underlying malt, crisp and grainy finish

M- medium body with moderate carbonation leads to a foamy mouthfeel and a crisp finish

O- this drinks more like a pale ale. There are some citrusy hop notes, but they need to be a little more pronounced

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Photo of addiwilliams
4.3/5  rDev +22.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Way underrated. This is a gem

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Photo of dengledove860
4.24/5  rDev +20.8%

Photo of pheelingIt
3/5  rDev -14.5%

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Troopers Alley IPA from Wolf Hills Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.51 out of 5 with 53 ratings
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