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Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale) - Founders Brewing Company

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

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Ratings: 3,796
Reviews: 1,120
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.72%
Wants: 150
Gots: 737 | FT: 46
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  9.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-31-2005

Old ale brewed with molasses and oak-aged.

50 IBU
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A: deep caramel to light mahogany in color, the head dissapeared as fast as i served the beer, shows little carbonation. No visible yeast or particles.

S: sweet and rich in dark notes like plums, molasses, raisins and dark candy sugar.

T: profoundly sweet, this beer is wildly big on dark notes. Plenty of plum and raisin like flavors. No alcohol or wood notes present at the moment.

M: as thick as can be, slightly chewy, flavors don't linger around for much, which might get you drinking it faster than you should.

O: a very true representation of the style and one mighty balance if i may add. This is an old ale definitely worth looking for and for saving some.

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Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale) from Founders Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 3,796 ratings.