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Founders Sweet Repute - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

841 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 841
Reviews: 122
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 10.5%
Wants: 84
Gots: 297 | FT: 63
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Wheatwine |  12.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
One-hundred percent barrel aged in maple syrup bourbon barrels and bourbon barrels over the course of sixteen months, then blended using carefully calculated ratios for the ultimate final product.

(Beer added by: JohnnieNepal on 11-18-2013)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

03/14 - On tap. Having experienced this before I saved it for the closing act on an afternoons 'tastings'. The maple & oak aroma that greets you at the outset is tempered by the reality of the liquid in the tongue. The ensuing sweetness is not transported via aroma so the tactile experience not only substantiates the initial contact, it transports from the ethereal to the real. What you thought you were smelling is indeed coursing over your tongue & buds & substantiates the illusion. If you don't appreciate oak aging or are averse to maple anything, run away because this is a pretty assertive brew.

01/05/14 Maple, no doubt. Thick almost syrupy. Oak influenced Bourbon is right there. Poured into mini-tulip & it was very turbulent. Bubbles going up...bubbles sinking down (not sediment). Thick head, no trace of yeast in aroma. All-in-all a very enjoyable beer but neither session-able nor everyday...but neither is a tuxedo, but it makes you feel good when your wearing it. Try this on.

Serving type: on-tap

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Founders Sweet Repute from Founders Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 841 ratings.