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Modus Hoperandi - Ska Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,175 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,175
Reviews: 729
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 10.44%
Wants: 210
Gots: 245 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Ska Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
65 IBU

(Beer added by: GilGarp on 03-03-2009)
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Photo of Dogstickfetch
4.75/5  rDev +15.3%

Smells fruity and piney.

Tastest citrusy, SUPER piney, bitter. A kick in the teeth of hops. With a resiny, sticky finish that lasts FOREVER like an awesome American IPA should. It reminds me of Stone Go To IPA with a little more body. Pardon my Stone reference, but I've been trying to find an IPA like Go To and this is the closest one yet. LOVE it.

Dogstickfetch, Nov 10, 2014
Photo of CSO
3.75/5  rDev -9%

CSO, Nov 10, 2014
Photo of Dominic_Decoco
3.92/5  rDev -4.9%

Dominic_Decoco, Nov 09, 2014
Photo of Justdoit1234
4/5  rDev -2.9%

Justdoit1234, Nov 08, 2014
Photo of JoshuaShort13
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

JoshuaShort13, Nov 08, 2014
Photo of gopens44
4/5  rDev -2.9%

gopens44, Nov 06, 2014
Photo of Ppuech
4.32/5  rDev +4.9%

Ppuech, Nov 06, 2014
Photo of RochefortChris
4/5  rDev -2.9%

RochefortChris, Nov 06, 2014
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4.72/5  rDev +14.6%

dbrownnn1, Nov 06, 2014
Photo of tsing
3.88/5  rDev -5.8%

tsing, Nov 05, 2014
Photo of Dwkasper
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Awesome IPA. Tropical fruit and pine notes.

Dwkasper, Nov 03, 2014
Photo of Brackh
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Pours a darker yellow almost red color. Super duper piney smell. Very unique smell beyond the normal IPA smell. Very hoppy taste on the front end. Get a ton of pine and a little fruit. There is something there that I don't get with other IPAs. Easy finish and a smooth taste all the way through. I really enjoy this one and I don't get to have it that often.

Brackh, Nov 03, 2014
Photo of Sebas
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Sebas, Nov 02, 2014
Photo of jvillefan
3/5  rDev -27.2%

jvillefan, Nov 02, 2014
Photo of anthony-martinez
3.64/5  rDev -11.7%

anthony-martinez, Nov 01, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev 0%

Mengbot, Nov 01, 2014
Photo of Lehighace06
3.75/5  rDev -9%

Lehighace06, Oct 31, 2014
Photo of Blazer22
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Blazer22, Oct 31, 2014
Photo of belgbeerdrinker
3.75/5  rDev -9%

belgbeerdrinker, Oct 30, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9%

cheesy26, Oct 30, 2014
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3.36/5  rDev -18.4%

jbiggs2009, Oct 30, 2014
Photo of davidsuttles
4.84/5  rDev +17.5%

davidsuttles, Oct 30, 2014
Photo of Jimmajamma
5/5  rDev +21.4%

Exceptional IPA!! Exactly what I hopped for

Jimmajamma, Oct 29, 2014
Photo of BergBeer
3.75/5  rDev -9%

Look: Deep golden honey with a super aggressive white head

Smell: super dank smell. Getting pine, honey, grapefruit, orange, lemon, lime, and sweet malt on the finish.

Taste: Huge hop punch at the beginning. Getting pine, lime, lemon, tangerine, pineapple, more pine, kiwi, honey, and sweet malt with pine on the finish.

Mouthfeel: Smooth with mild carbonation. It's really smooth but sticky and resiny. Hop bitter bite rounds it out with a dry finish that lingers on the tongue. Alcohol is just barely there.

Overall: Solid IPA. Nothing revolutionary but a solid pick up if your in the mood.

BergBeer, Oct 28, 2014
Photo of McNazz
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

McNazz, Oct 28, 2014
Modus Hoperandi from Ska Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 2,175 ratings.