Home >

Victory Wild Devil Ale

Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


on tap

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 578   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
Share this beer with friends!
Bold, spicy, menacingly delicious HopDevil takes on an entirely new dimension when subjected to a wild yeast fermentation. A sharp, sourish edge has been added by this fermentations that plays into the caramel sweet malt deliciously and creates complex interplay with citrus accented hops.

mensch's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mensch (242) - Loveland, Colorado, USA - JUN 7, 2012
No gusher w/ this bottle. I canít find a date on it. First glass pours clear and sparkling orange with half liquid and half rocky head. Aromas of lemon and ginger pour from the glass. Very spritzy on the tongue. Flavors of more citrus, spice and even pineapple. Musky barnyard, if you take a big swig with your nose in the glass. A little dirty metal for the finish. Quite tasty, but not cohesive enough for a top grade.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (5022) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 19, 2013
750ml bottle, shared by somebody after Jackie-Oís 8th Anniversary. Hazy orange-red color. Pours with a big, soft airy head. Couple dots of lace. Smooth, soft lighter carbonation. Nice dry finish. Moderate sweet taste. Light alcohol dryness. Dark fruit, raisin, chocolate, some fudge. Solid, big, rich lightly tart wild ale.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
jmagnus87 (2219) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - JUL 13, 2013
2009 vintage. Not good. Something has went seriously wrong here. No sourness at all. Wet cardboard, dirty hay, barnyard grossness. The only real flavors i get is old earthy hops and dirty wheat. Meh.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dimenhetfield (2487) - , Florida, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Bottle shared with friends. If this was a mistake then it was a brilliant mistake. Good sour tartness happening here. Slightly fruity and easily drinkable, even for a new sour head.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Atheist_Peace (884) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - JUN 18, 2013
750ml bottle. Dated April 22, 2009. Cloudy dark amber/orange with lots of head that takes a while to die down. Nose of burnt caramel, stale hops, a hint of wood, licorice, mint, faint acetic notes. Disjointed on the palate. Malty punch up front with a bit of sourness. Seriously lacking complexity. Some vegetal hop character with an astringent finish. Pass.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rbrazell (1444) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAY 11, 2013
Draft at Proof. Slightly hazy, golden pour with a fluffy white head. Aroma of funky yeast, lemons, citrus hops, and hints of sweetness. Flavor of funk, yeast spice and hoppiness. Dry tart ending.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jbruner (1964) - Athens, Georgia, USA - MAY 10, 2013
On tap at Proof. Pours a clear golden yellow with thin white head and light lacing. Aroma of funky Belgian yeast and fresh citrusy hops. Taste follows, a hint of peppery spice. Solid, one of the best things Iíve had from victory.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Imaena (1701) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - APR 20, 2013
Bottle. This is a sweet and sour beer with more hopping than i expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christpuncher (705) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 12, 2012
A decent ale but really over priced. Similar to a tripel. Wouldn't get it again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kaser (2095) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 12, 2012
Orange clear pour from a bomber. Tons of head. Spicy and tasty. This was under IIPA but definatly more tripel. Decent.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
tricyclist (536) - Florida, USA - NOV 3, 2012
2008 bottle. Tulip pour of hazed amber yellow with two full finger head. Nose is malty, barely sour, quite spicy... Flavor is bleak, not sour... More like a lightly sour hefeweizen... Not pleasant. Bananas, clove, coriander... Not for me at all, not after I heard how sour it was

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 » 58

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50