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RATINGS: 885   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.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
teamrassas (26) - USA - JUN 14, 2009
Sweet pine aroma, cloudy light brown with solid head. Sweet and balanced IPA, surprisingly good out of a can. Off dry finish

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kyzr (1143) - Belgrade, Montana, USA - JUN 13, 2009
Pours a darker copper with big thick head. Nose is citrus and pine, but not really that strong. Flavor is much more pronounced than that of the nose. Nice citrus hop with decent malt to back it up, finish is bitter with a good bit of carbinatino.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (4653) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 12, 2009
dark amber pour with a thick cream head. hops, citrus, esters, almost like a bouquet of brightness. very smooth on the palate with a great citrusy hop flavor and no bitterness at all.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
msante79 (2209) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - JUN 11, 2009
12oz bottle from singles rack at Luke’s. Pours clear orange with white head. Aroma is heavy with grapefruit with some pine, lots of hops and some caramel malt. Flavor is bitter hops with citrus and pine. Finishes bitter. Nice carbonation which gives thicker mouthfeel. Solid IPA.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
davhix (37) - Colorado, USA - JUN 10, 2009
great pour from can (Dale has started something). head dimished quickly. nice deep orange color and huge hoppy nose. very nice bittering, with smooth finish. i’ll definitely put this on the rotation list.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (5928) - Brier, Washington, USA - JUN 10, 2009
12-oz can. thanks, bvc! pours crystal clear medium gold with a loose white head. gorgeous big grapefruit nose. creamy medium body with firm sparkling carb. plenty of grapefruit bite on the mid palate, plus some toast and biscuit. piney finish. delectable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Headbanger (2974) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUN 8, 2009
12oz bottle 6/8/09 (Courtesy of RSRIZZO)-Pours a light amber with a nice small tight off white head. Aroma of hops, citrus, pine, and slight malt. Taste of the same with a bit more citrus and malt. This medium bodied brew is very well balanced and quite tasty. Great brew.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
GranvilleTim (1415) - Granville, Illinois, USA - JUN 8, 2009
Thanks Chibbyman. Amber pour with an off white head. Piney hop aroma. Nice hop and malt flavor. Well balanced. Hop flavor lingers on in the mouth. Nice creamy mouthfeel. Laces the glass. Very good beer from a can.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Chef Chad (104) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - JUN 4, 2009
retty good IPA and it come sin a can... Poured a hazy reddish orange color with some head that stayed a bit. Smells citrus with some pine. Medium body with a crisp carbonation and a smooth finish. Very hoppy taste but remained balanced. Some grapefruit notes but little sweetness.. Nice IPA

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markas101 (1784) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 3, 2009
33.5 cl can, Fargo, ND, USA. Hazy amber colour, creamy thick head. Pronounced citrus and coriander aroma, refreshingly light and crisp on the first sip, with some building pepper and heat. Long spice finish.


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