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Founders Harvest Ale - Founders Brewing Company

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3,016 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,016
Reviews: 903
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.15%
Wants: 285
Gots: 147 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
70 IBU

(Beer added by: granger10 on 10-24-2004)
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DrinkMoreBigBeers

Michigan

4.35/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Date on bottle is smudged

A - Poured out a one finger white head with a clear slight hop hazed bright golden brew.

S - Fresh grapefruit hops, lemon rind, earthiness, bready caramel malts with a sweet smell.

T - Like the nose its grapefruit, orange peel, lemon rind, slight mint, earthiness, not much of a malt balance mostly hops leading this one with some bready caramel notes in the background which go throughout. No trace of alcohol. Can you say freshly hoped up. Leaves a wonderful bitter aftertaste like no other ale. Gets more pleasant tasting as the hops build.

M - This one is soft medium to light bodied and really goes down easy. Carbonation light and keeps this one slightly crisp. Pretty dry in the mouth and makes you want more even though you just had a drink. Not a thirst quencher.

O - I do not believe this is the freshest bottle but it still is a great hoped up harvest ale. Slides down almost to easy and I want more. Oh my these could get dangerous. Its worth a try if you like harvest ales, and you will not be disappointed with the hops profile because the flavor stands out the most, Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

11-19-2012 23:01:09 | More by DrinkMoreBigBeers
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Founders Harvest Ale from Founders Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 3,016 ratings.