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Founders Red's Rye IPA - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

4,691 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 4,691
Reviews: 1,633
rAvg: 4.19
pDev: 10.5%
Wants: 245
Gots: 356 | 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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Appearance: Red-amber, good head.

Smell: Big grapefruit aroma.

Taste: Dry grapefruit bitterness is the main thrust of this beer, a hint of rye peeks through at times.

Drinkability: Tastes like an IPA, drinks like an IPA.

Picked up a single to try this, as Founders makes some excellent beers. Not as much rye flavor as I was expecting, this reminded me more of a IPA that was shifted to the bitter side. Hopefully someday I can try their Black Rye.

Mdog, Aug 15, 2009
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Founders Red's Rye IPA from Founders Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 4,691 ratings.