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Founders Red's Rye IPA - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders Red's Rye IPAFounders Red's Rye IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

4,553 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 4,553
Reviews: 1,629
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 10.74%
Wants: 223
Gots: 312 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with four varieties of Belgian caramel malts and 100% Amarillo hops.
70 IBU

Formerly called "Founders Red's Rye PA"

(Beer added by: Todd on 02-22-2004)
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kshankar

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4.22/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thick white foam, orange body.

Aroma is of citrus and piney hops. Then comes a malt scent...but I can also get a spice note, which seems to be from the rye that has been used in this beer.

Tastes of piney and citrusy hops. The malt backbone is spiced with the rye profile. Bitterness from the hops is good, but the rye-based malt backbone is just great. Love it

Mouthfeel is medium, smooth, mid-level carbonation. Drinkability is high.

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2010 04:31:25 | More by kshankar
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Founders Red's Rye IPA from Founders Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 4,553 ratings.