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Founders Red's Rye IPA - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
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4,947 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,947
Reviews: 1,643
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 10.53%
Wants: 294
Gots: 460 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Rye Beer |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Todd on 02-22-2004

Brewed with four varieties of Belgian caramel malts and 100% Amarillo hops.
70 IBU

Formerly called "Founders Red's Rye PA"
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Ratings: 4,947 | Reviews: 1,643
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3.75/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.46/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.18/5  rDev 0%
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4.37/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.23/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.93/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

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4.82/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

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3.51/5  rDev -16%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

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4.17/5  rDev -0.2%
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4.84/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Invested in a full 1/2 barrel for my home tap. Love this stuff. Great balance of bitter, body and unique flavor of rye. Nice maroon color and head that creates a nice lacing. Avoid if you don't like rye. But if that is good for you, it is a great alternative to super hoppy west coast ipas.

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4.11/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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3.7/5  rDev -11.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.15/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.4/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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4.07/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.72/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

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4.21/5  rDev +0.7%
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4.77/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4.09/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -4.3%
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4.45/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

At a Brass Tap near Tampa, FL. Reviewed from notes.
Pours a transluscent pale reddish-copper. Smells of grapefruit zest and piney hops. Tastes like a grapefruit IPA with a malty rye backbone. Well balanced, clean bitterness at the end. Very drinkable, not too sweet, something that could be my new go-to. Will need more for further testing. 4.45/5

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3.93/5  rDev -6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.43/5  rDev +6%
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4.69/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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Founders Red's Rye IPA from Founders Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 4,947 ratings.