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Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale) - Founders Brewing Company

Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale)Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale)

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Ratings: 2867
Reviews: 1038
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.97%


Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  9.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
50 IBU
Old ale brewed with molasses and oak-aged.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-31-2005)
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PsilohsaiBiN

New York

4.48/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Looks like a golden, amber IPA.

Smell: Caramel with hops.

Taste: Delicious. Probably one of the most ideal balances of hop and malt I've ever encountered in a beer. It's sweet, but dangerously drinkable. Don't let the classification of "Ole Ale" throw you off, this is ridiculously awesome.

Mouthfeel: As usual with Founders, the mouthfeel of this brew can't be ignored. It's significantly thick, with not much carbonation, but despite that, the flavor that this carries just makes it drinkable as hell.

Overall: This was so much better than I thought it was going to be. In the meantime, Founders is simultaneously laughing and making better beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2012 08:45:38 | More by PsilohsaiBiN
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Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale) from Founders Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 2,867 ratings.