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Founders Blushing Monk - Founders Brewing Company

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Ratings: 1,427
Reviews: 519
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 10.85%
Wants: 522
Gots: 565 | FT: 51
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: granger10 on 09-15-2005

Essentially an "Imperial Rübæus," this ale contains four times the amount of raspberries as Rübæus and is fermented with a Belgian yeast strain.
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Ratings: 1,427 | Reviews: 519
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Founders Blushing Monk from Founders Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 1,427 ratings.