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Founders Blushing Monk - Founders Brewing Company

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951 Ratings
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Ratings: 951
Reviews: 439
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 11.53%
Wants: 443
Gots: 284 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Essentially an "Imperial Rübæus," this ale contains four times the amount of raspberries as Rübæus and is fermented with a Belgian yeast strain.

(Beer added by: granger10 on 09-15-2005)
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thequeen711

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4/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

We tapped open a 2008 bottle of Blushing Monk...ohhh, don't know why Founders retired this gem...oh yeah, the raspberries $$$. But I believe this is better than their Rubaeus!
Raspberry nose hides the 12.3% ABV. The taste is sweet brewed raspberries. Poured a brownish/red, light lacing. An awesome specialty from Founders, and it was a treat to remember its beauty.

Serving type: bottle

02-01-2010 02:20:57 | More by thequeen711
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Founders Blushing Monk from Founders Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 951 ratings.