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Founders Harvest Ale - Founders Brewing Company

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2,996 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,996
Reviews: 904
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.15%
Wants: 276
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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Roguer

Connecticut

4.11/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Pours a small head (consistently <1 finger), snow white with decent retention. Good lines of lacing down the glass. Brew is straw-golden, nearly transparent, bubbly, with a pulpy look.

Huge juicy hoppy aroma; lovely, lovely smell. Tropical fruit, light sweet citrus, and some resin: mango, mandarin orange, floral. Wonderful and strong aroma.

Taste is less sweet than the aroma, more of a dry hoppiness. Resin, slight biscuit malts, pine sap, pepper, and tropical fruit.

Medium/light feel with some hop oil cling and residue. Semi-dry, with minimal carbonation sting.

This is a solid IPA, very reminiscent of Jai Alai and Flower Power. The taste can't quite live up to the incredible aroma, but it's by no means poor. Buy it while it's fresh.

Serving type: bottle

10-27-2013 18:08:57 | More by Roguer
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Founders Harvest Ale from Founders Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 2,996 ratings.