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RATINGS: 939   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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It’s Old Man Bitter

A mix of citrus and pine that will remind you of the time you went on a vision quest with your Native American cousin and you woke up in a pine grove full of grapefruit trees.

An American-style India Pale Ale with a deep golden-orange color. Bitter and hoppy, with a surprisingly smooth finish.

Modus Hoperandi, an IPA sitting at 6.8% ABV and 65 IBUs.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
seanpg (28) - IRELAND - JUL 5, 2014
Lovely pour from can with golden and white head. Lively malt citrus aroma with orange and quite a bittering on tge palate but in a good way. I lije this beer and a good ipa example

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
oliodnb (243) - ITALY - JUL 5, 2014
355ml can. Pours clear amber with a beautiful frothy light brown head. Smells of caramel, citrus tropical fruits, hoppy resinous notes. Taste is sweet malts, some caramel, citrus and fruits again and a lot of resinous bitter hops. Long lasting dry bitter finish. Excellent IPA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holmen1 (2275) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 4, 2014
Boks fra Systembolaget Lund, på hytta juli-14: klar gylden med kort skum. En vårlig spasertur gjennom furulunden. Grapefrukt galore i tillegg. Kitty nikker anerkjennende, klare og sterke inntrykk for SEK 23.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (5620) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2014
Draught at Taphouse. Dark amber colour with a white head. Aroma and flavour of hops, fruit, malt, caramel and a nice bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Desverger (1667) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2014
Tap@Taphouse, CPH - dark amber pour thin white head an lacing. Sweet malty and fruity aroma and taste, pine, citrus notes, nice! ---Sent via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Modularman (101) - - JUL 3, 2014
Smell of fruit and a hint of brown sugar. Appearance is dark amber with a foamy off white head. Taste is fruit and pine with a slight bitter finish that lingers

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
BMMillsy (1255) - Florida, USA - JUL 2, 2014
On tap at the hotel lobby bar in Denver (Grand Hyatt). Pours amber orange color with a small creamy off white head. Big grapefruit and pine on the nose, some grass, and surprisingly strong sweet malts going on here. Flavor follows with a massive punch of dry bitterness, pine, bitter grapefruit, some mango. Resinous and bitter, finishing dry, with medium body and medium plus carbonation. This beer was excellent and reminded me a lot of an amped up Jai Alai. Definitely worth a go.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gaultier (189) - SWEDEN - JUN 29, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 30, 2014 @ Nedre Mölla 29/6-14. Can from Systembolaget. Aroma: Citrus, grapefruit, pine needles, caramel. Taste: Grapefruit, pine needles, caramel, sweetness. Body is medium, the finish is dry and bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Garrold (1087) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2014
Can from StarmoreBoss, Sheffield. Clear, amber colour. Thick, lasting, white head. Ripe orange. Toffee. Pine resin. Citrus. Taste is pine cone fresh sweetness. Pine bitterness. Palate is oily, greasy and chewy. Big, pithy, piny bitter finish. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6197) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2014
Can from whole foods London Piccadilly. It pours clear amber with a decent off-white head. The nose is over-ripe passion fruit, orange peel, fruit syrup, wood, toffee and baked goods. The taste is bitter, pine, toffee, grapefruit, pepper, light resin, alcohol warmth and marmalade with a lingering dry finish. Medium body body and average carbonation. Pretty solid stuff. Enjoyed best straight out of the can.


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