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RATINGS: 980   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.


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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LarsEngen (363) - Sandvika, - DEC 7, 2012
33 cl can from Systembolaget Ĺrjäng. Pours hazy orange with a medium off white head. Nice floral and citric aroma. Quite mild in the bitterness but a long dry finish. Good one.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PapaVillum (440) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 23, 2014
355 ml, dåse, 6,8 % ABV, købt i Toft Vine på Bryggen i CPH/2300 S, 23. september 2014. Smuk ravfarvet/cognacfarvet amerikansk IPA med meget flot offwhite skumtop på 2-3 cm. Svinder til kant og overflade efter en snes minutter. Dejlig og tydelig duft af citrus, humle, blomst, gran, bondegårdsagtig. Kraftig humlet og krydret smag. God sødme. Ret besk afslutning, som sidder dybt i svælget. Blød mundfølelse og moderat karboneret. God medium til fyldig krop og bitter afslutning. Konsistensen er oily. "Overhørte" en samtale mellem kunde og ekspedient i Toft Vine om denne øl, og kunden var så begejstret for den, at jeg bare måtte smage den, trods den forholdsvis høje pris. Må erkende, at den lever op til sine "løfter".

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cnesmark (18) - NORWAY - SEP 20, 2014
Tap, Crowbar. Smells like wood and fruit. Surprisingly bitter for 65 IBU. Bitter aftertaste, pine.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
flip_soeperman (616) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 19, 2014
Bitter hoppy resinous quite sweet balanced beer. Really good medium bodied but lacking the real punch. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
adster (351) - HUNGARY - SEP 18, 2014
Ez a típusú IPA áll legközelebb a szívemhez, az amerikai india pale ale-ek minden jellegzetes tulajdonságát magán hordozza kezdve mély, sokat ígérő borostyán színétől a gyantafolyamos aromáin át egészen ízének fantasztikusan összetett, trópusi és fenyőerdős vegyületéig, melyben érdemes elidőzni bármely komló-fanatikusnak. A jól ismert szirupos jelleggel indít, szánkban tartva tűzhelyen karamellizált, kővé szilárdult cukor aromái bomlanak szálakra, majd továbbhaladva útjának minden egyes szegletét átszövi a telt ízű, karcmentes kesernye a szájpadunktól a nyelvszélünkön át egészen a garatunkig. Ezt követően is van mondanivalója a sörnek, utóíze hosszasan kitart, melyben a grapefruitos, narancshéjas aromák lágy, cukorkás édességgel vegyülnek, így nyújtva meg az élményt, mely fogyasztása során ér minket. Igazi amerikai fenegyerek.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
shoulderbroken (2026) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 15, 2014
Can. Resin, fruity, lemon, light sweetness, booze makes it feel like a DIPA, sticky maltiness. Not quite one for me, but not saying I didn’t like it. Just didn’t impress me so much.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Prufrockstar (966) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Can, thanks to Eugene. Pours clear amber with white head; splotchy lacing. Aroma: herbal, leafy, with healthy dose of pine and caramel. Taste: moderate sweetness with a sharp and lasting bitter finish. Imagine somebody made a forest-flavored bitter caramel. Palate: medium body, oily texture, average carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
vjohans (53) - SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2014
Grapefruit in aroma, very fruity bitterness, dirty caramel taste. Medium body, soft carbonation

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ryberget (1) - - SEP 12, 2014 does not count
A very nice and fresh beer. strongly recommended to everyone! Clear grapefruit at the palate.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
MacBoost (1280) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Can. Best before date of dec 02, 2014. Pours a slightly hazed amber with a small white head. Aromas of pine tar and some light citrus. Taste is bitter and semi sweet. Very low carb. Very old school hop profile. This beer would have been great in 2009. As it is, it has to take a back seat to the new wave of late addition juicy tropical hop explosion flavored IPAs. This is dated and tired. Finishes flat, bitter and sticky. No.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
conway (1435) - - AUG 28, 2014
Can. Copper with a 1 finger off white head. Aroma is grapefruit, pineapple, caramel and pine. Taste is similar but more pine forward with a tangerine Jolly Rancher finish. Medium mouthfeel and carb. Really nice.


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