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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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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

3,614 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,614
Reviews: 1,105
rAvg: 4.01
pDev: 10.97%
Wants: 140
Gots: 682 | FT: 47
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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A: Hazy relatively dark brown with almost no head on even a vigorous pour. There is a tinge of a head and a collar.
S: Sweet malts and the essence of pine. Some notes of oak as well with the strength of molasses.
T: This definitely needs to be had warm. Pretty un-distinct in that it just tastes like that catch-ale that is Old Ales and Strong Ales and what not. Not much or molasses in there, but a bit of oak. More oak comes out as it warms.
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Founders Curmudgeon (Old Ale) from Founders Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 3,614 ratings.