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Founders Devil Dancer - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
88
very good

3,598 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 3,598
Reviews: 1,302
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 14.07%
Wants: 265
Gots: 559 | FT: 24
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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Reviews by lou91:
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lou91

California

4.33/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I think this is my third DD and was surprised I had not reviewed it. Looked and smelled great and despite the style name this is a barley wine and a damn good one at that. F&*K the malts- this is a hop lover's barley wine. If you like the style you will like this beer. Amber, rich, boozy and an alcohol burn to make you respect this beer. Long bitter hop aftertaste with a surprising drinkability.

Serving type: bottle

08-26-2006 07:15:08 | More by lou91
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A-a ruby caramel color with a thin layer of cream head that disappears quickly to leave a layer of lace

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T-much more hops in the taste than the smell. Caramel malt, raisins and pine and citrus hop bitterness. I can't believe this is 12%...

M-full body, reminds me a bit of a barleywine, light to moderate carbonation, pretty smooth for such a big beer

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Founders Devil Dancer from Founders Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 3,598 ratings.