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Founders Devil Dancer - Founders Brewing Company

Founders Devil DancerFounders Devil Dancer

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BA SCORE
88
very good

3,038 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3038
Reviews: 1251
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 14.32%


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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tr4nc3d

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3.95/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12fl oz bottle poured into my snifter

Appearance is a deep amber color with some red hues. Pour produces a one inch slightly off-white head. Decent head retention with minimal lacing sticking to the sides of my glass.

Aroma consist of high resiny oil hops. Pungent grapefruit, pineapple, and orange rind. Alcohol heat is very noticeable as well. Signs of malts are completely demolished by the hops.

Taste upfront is of sweet resiny hops with pineapple and tangerine rind. Sugary and almost a salty/spicy taste follows with a sharp bitterness and high alcohol heat. Bits of caramel try to balance it out but fails.

Mouthfeel is pretty thick for a DIPA(should I say TRIPA)with bitterness and a resiny sweet aftertaste.

Overall I liked it though and would like to try this beer again.

Serving type: bottle

03-31-2011 15:25:55 | More by tr4nc3d
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Founders Devil Dancer from Founders Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 3,038 ratings.