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RATINGS: 1031   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73   IBU: 65   EST. CALORIES: 204   ABV: 6.8%
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Itís 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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ttutony (719) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 2, 2010
Copper color in the glass with a thin offwhite head. Citrus and spruce hop aromas. Hop bitterness on the palate is tempered nicely by the malty base. Thick, rich mouthfeel. Good stuff.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jtclockwork (9075) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 29, 2010
Floral and grassy nose. Nice amberish pour. Medium bodied. Nice overall IPA. Rated 10/18/09

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
imjohnward (7) - , Colorado, USA - APR 24, 2010 does not count
Pleasantly surprised by the floral and grassy notes. Very lively going down and awesome bitter finish. just right

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Bubbz696 (9) - USA - APR 23, 2010 does not count
Huge aroma on the nose. Very piney and resinous. While still being a very sessionable IPA, the hop taste on the palate is huge. Itís in a can too so the hop heads have a great beer to go camping with. Ska hit it big with this one!

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
elpresidente19 (30) - Colorado, USA - APR 22, 2010
Wow. I opened the can, and I can smell it from where Iím sitting. I hate to describe IPAís like this, but its skunky, in a very, very good way. Tons of citrus, especially grapefruit, with a bit of blood orange. Very resinous with a strong malt backbone. Very well made, and a new personal fav.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
scrob (53) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - APR 22, 2010
pop the can and it smells like flowers and hops. so good i must drink 3-4 sips right away. amber color in the glass. back to the aroma - i cant think of another beer that smells so good each time i tip the glass into my mouth. aftertaste hangs around just long enough to remind you how good it tasted... my new favorite ipa

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
AJofDenver (71) - Colorado, USA - APR 16, 2010
A bright sweet tasting IPA in a can! One of the best IPAs I have had the pleasure of trying! A sweet mixture of citrus and malts!

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
coloradohawk (7) - Broomfield, Colorado, USA - APR 15, 2010 does not count
My personal favorite type of ipa, has everything big hop aroma floral, pine, grapefruit. Nice dry finish, with a little malt. Very sessionable if your a pro, Nice job Ska, best Ipa in a can.

4.5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cornfed (16) - Colorado, USA - APR 15, 2010
Hard to find a better IPA, especially in a can. Huge on the nose and even better on the way down. There are a lot of great IPAís out there but few are as sessionable as this one

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sammy (9059) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 15, 2010
Pours dark golden colour, with generous white head, and leaving lace. Some hop aromas. Substantial alpha, hop and carbonation burning was my experience. A good hop flavour, however, and good drinkability (next time on a fuller stomach). Fresh, with above average carbonation.


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