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Founders Rübæus - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,172 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,172
Reviews: 540
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 12.18%
Wants: 64
Gots: 205 | FT: 13
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
This brew achieves its unique raspberry taste by the addition of only fresh raspberries at five seperate stages in the brewing process.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-08-2005)
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Dave_in_GR

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4.06/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a pint glass from a 12oz bottle.

Appearance is a deep reddish color with a small amount of white head that recedes quickly.

Smell is a sweet raspberry flavor.

Taste is heavily raspberry, but with a nice crisp, tart finish. Not much in the way of beer flavors.

Mouthfeel is sticky and fairly thick, but is offset by heavy carbonation.

The early spring in 2012 devastated the Michigan cherry crop, and Founders turned to raspberries for their fruit beer. Overall, the result is an excellent summer beer.

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2013 23:57:00 | More by Dave_in_GR
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Founders Rübæus from Founders Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 2,172 ratings.