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Founders Devil Dancer - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

3,714 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 3,714
Reviews: 1,307
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 14.1%
Wants: 268
Gots: 585 | FT: 23
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Triple IPA. Dry-hopped for twenty-six days straight with a combination of 10 hop varieties. 112 actual IBU; although it calculates to over 200!

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-17-2004)
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Reneejane

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3.63/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

The beer was had on tap and was a red beer with a white head. The aroma was very citrussy hoppiness with a hint of pineiness. Very hoppy with a bit of malt, too. You could definitely taste the Amarillo (or very similar) hops in there. I thought this beer was similar to Southern Tier IPA, but I'm really not sure it merits the "triple" label. I recognize that double and triple IPA's are a bit arbitrary but even so I expected a little more power, a little more hops and a bit more stickiness. However, an admirable beer on it's own, and was a tasty drink!

Serving type: on-tap

09-22-2009 18:17:35 | More by Reneejane
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Founders Devil Dancer from Founders Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 3,714 ratings.