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Score: 3.88
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What’s our Modus Operandi you ask? Well it can be answered simply saying – to make great beer. But its more than that. It’s about honestly creating a product that you have promised. It’s bringing locals together over a passion of hand crafted beer. And of course it’s about using pure ingredients to create the freshest beer to you. Beer First, No Shortcuts. That’s our Modus Operandi.
BEER LIST
Former Tenant
Style: IPA - Red
ABV: 7.8%
# Ratings: 5,402
Score: 4.07
Champion Australian Craft Beer in 2014, this beer is bursting with aromas of Passionfruit and Mango due to a heavy hand on the Mosaic and Galaxy dry hops, this Ruby Red IPA has a complex blend of citrusy hops and savory caramel malt flavor followed by a slightly sweet finish.
Sonic Prayer
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 6.0%
# Ratings: 5,042
Score: 3.98
An interstellar IPA brewed with mind-altering amounts of New World hops; resulting in aromatic reverberations of citrus, peach, passionfruit and pine. All followed by an unstinting malt body and bitterness. As a result, the drinker can "expect mind altering, reverberating, aromas of citrus, peach, passionfruit, stone fruit and pine followed by an unstinting malt body and bitterness." Peace out, brothers and sisters.
Modus Pale Ale
Style: Pale Ale - American
ABV: 5.2%
# Ratings: 3,787
Score: 3.80
Awarded Aus Champion Pale Ale in 2015 & Best Interantional Pale Ale at the 2016 AIBA awards. With this being Australia’s most popular craft beer style, we strive to have a solid and confident signature pale ale and we reckon we did good on this one!
Future Factory IIIPA
Style: IPA - Triple
ABV: 10.0%
# Ratings: 1,189
Score: 4.21
We've gone back to the Future Factory and brewed up a 10% triple IPA, hop laden and hazy. Dry hopped with Galaxy and Citra. The future is already here.
Born To Rum
Style: Porter - Other
ABV: 6.5%
# Ratings: 102
Score: 4.04
Modus' Good Beer Week Beer 2019, Born To Rum is a deep dark porter, brewed with Chocolate, lactose, toasted coconuts, five types of malt and you guessed it rum. Tramps like us, baby we were born to rum.
Black Lab
Style: Stout - Milk / Sweet
ABV: 5.0%
# Ratings: 1
Score: 3.75
This winter seasonal is a tribute to our sweet and mischievous brewery dog, Stout. It has been brewed with lactose sugar for an extra kick of sweetness.
Modus Session IPA
Style: IPA - Session / India Session Ale
ABV: 4.1%
# Ratings: 2,579
Score: 3.71
A tongue punching hop wallop delivered courtesy of our friends Simcoe, Citra and Chinook. Full IPA flavour at half the guilt so waistlines and driver’s licenses are maintained. Citrus and Melon dominate the nose and flavour and it finishes dry with a bold bitterness.
Silent Knight
Style: Porter - Other
ABV: 5.6%
# Ratings: 2,286
Score: 3.81
Aromas of rich chocolate and roast on the nose, we brewed our porter with the idea of a session version of a Russian Imperial Stout in mind. a complex blend of 9 types of malt form a dessert like blend of chocolate, roast and caramel flavour while still finishing on the light and dry side.
Cascadian Howl
Style: IPA - Black / Cascadian Dark Ale
ABV: 8.1%
# Ratings: 1,362
Score: 4.05
Emerging from the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, this Cascadian Black IPA is heinously howlin with heady hops whilst a subdued roast character lives in the shadows of this barbarian. Limited Edition release May 2017.
Tropic Haze
Style: Pale Ale - American
ABV: 5.0%
# Ratings: 1,214
Score: 3.78
Tropic Haze is an Unfiltered Pale dry hopped with Galaxy and Citra. Using a blend of yeasts to give some fruity esters and haze.
Layback
Style: Pale Ale - Australian
ABV: 4.5%
# Ratings: 1,102
Score: 3.67
Much easier going than the surf move it’s named for - Our Modus Layback is the perfect mix of tropical hops & fresh mangoes - the easy drinking Aussie Pale for a chilled, layback ride.
Dream Weaver
Style: IPA - New England
ABV: 7.0%
# Ratings: 1,022
Score: 4.11
Take a big toke of our favourite strain. This Unfiltered IPA draws its energetic & dreamy cerebral effects from Amarillo, Centennial, Citra & Simcoe hops. Expect Tropical Citrus & Piney flavour
Southern Hemispheric Black IPA
Style: IPA - Black / Cascadian Dark Ale
ABV: 6.9%
# Ratings: 955
Score: 3.86
Introducing Southern Hemispheric Black IPA. The third black label release in the series. We've given the Black IPA some Southern Hemispheric treatment, giving it a tropical hop assault with a Wakatu, Montueka, Enigma, Vic Secret and Galaxy doing the honours. The result is a fruity black IPA unlike the US classic style. What you see isn't what you get.
Kite Flyer
Style: Cream Ale
ABV: 4.8%
# Ratings: 915
Score: 3.31
An American style common beer with a fresh and slightly sweet malt flavour. Followed up with a hint of spicy hops makes this beer a light and refreshing go to all year round
Blood Orange IPA - Blood Lust
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 6.5%
# Ratings: 512
Score: 3.88
Brewed with Blood Oranges, this IPA has been brewed with El Dorado and Galaxy to give a Citrus & Tropical aroma with a smooth finish. A collab with Royal Albert Hotel & Red Belly Citrus.
Yeast Coast IPA
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 6.6%
# Ratings: 307
Score: 3.94
One of our favourite collabs with Fixation Brewing & Wheaty Brewing Corps. This year is an Unfiltered IPA brewed with Pale, Flaked Wheat & Oats with Citra, Amarillo, Simcoe & El Dorado giving a Crisp Pineapple and Mango flavour.
Pittwater Premium Draught
Style: California Common
ABV: 4.4%
# Ratings: 290
Score: 3.37
A Classic Unfiltered Draught Beer with fresh, crisp, sweet flavour and followed with a slight hop bitterness.
Hop Slam
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 6.7%
# Ratings: 209
Score: 3.81
Brewed for Beer Deluxe's Hop Quest, this big bright West Coast IPA is packed full of El Dorado, Chinook and Mosaic. Expect a big citrus aroma from a big dry hop and a dry finish.
Thirsty M.O.
Style: English Mild Ale
ABV: 4.1%
# Ratings: 85
Score: 3.60
Brewed with Voyager Malt, this English Mild Ale is a collab with Thirsty Crow for a Sydney Beer Week event. Served on Nitro for a smooth British experience.
Wippa Snippa
Style: Pale Ale - American
ABV: 3.8%
# Ratings: 70
Score: 3.41
Modus does a Mid. Right. Big Flavour, light bodied. Keeps you clean around the edges. Fistfulls of the best Hops, Citra, Chinook & Motueka. Snip away.
Lil' Ripa
Style: IPA - Red
ABV: 5.8%
# Ratings: 54
Score: 3.84
Like the Former Tenant, but a bit more malt
Witches Blood
Style: Red Ale - American Amber / Red
ABV: 5.5%
# Ratings: 52
Score: 3.78
Collaboration beer with Ze Pickle Burgers. A hoppy Amber Ale with a strong male body with a nose punch of pine & fruit salad!
Training Wheels
Style: IPA - Red
ABV: 5.8%
# Ratings: 52
Score: 3.86
A small batch IPA in collaboration with our good mates at the Grainstore, Newcastle. Brewed using Mosaic and Galaxy, there are passionfruit and stone fruit aromas with a rich malty backbone.
Aussie Pale Ale
Style: Pale Ale - Australian
ABV: 4.5%
# Ratings: 44
Score: 3.52
Training Wheels
Style: IPA - Red
ABV: 5.8%
# Ratings: 3
Score: 0.00
Modus, Grain Store, Light Rail, Malvern Star and Newcastle Hospital proudly present this Lil RIPA of a collaboration exclusive to the Grain Store. Like it’s bigger brother, huge whiffs of tropical mango and stone fruits with a soft caramel-like malt profile make this a go to for malt lovers and hop heads alike. As a 5 year present to the Grain Store from Modus it’s Australia’s highest rated beer The Former Tenant Red IPA in little brother format at 5.8% abv.
Training Wheels LRIPA
Style: IPA - Red
ABV: 5.8%
# Ratings: 1
Score: 0.00
Modus, Grain Store, Light Rail, Malvern Star and Newcastle Hospital proudly present this Lil RIPA of a collaboration exclusive to the Grain Store. Like it’s bigger brother, huge whiffs of tropical mango and stone fruits with a soft caramel-like malt profile make this a go to for malt lovers and hop heads alike. As a 5 year present to the Grain Store from Modus it’s Australia’s highest rated beer The Former Tenant, in little brother format at 5.8% abv