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Founders Double Trouble - Founders Brewing Company

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5,829 Ratings

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Ratings: 5,829
Reviews: 1,599
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.74%
Wants: 360
Gots: 749 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
86 IBUs and 9.4% ABV

(Beer added by: CortexBomb on 12-06-2006)
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3/5  rDev -28.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Bottled 12/31/09.

A- Pours a clear goldenrod color with a one finger head.

S- Grapefruit, pineapple and caramel malt are present aromas.

T- Bitter grapefruit, pine, and orange with a mild caramel malt backbone, and finishes with an unpleasantly dry bitterness. The pine comes across the most in this department.

M-The dryness extends to the mouthfeel and it's something I'm not a fan of. It's medium bodied with low carbonation. The alcohol is palpable on the way down.

D- Not very high, I was expecting something a little more complex. I let this warm quite a bit and I think the negative qualities (dryness, one note flavors) became even more obvious. I'm actually struggling to finish this one.

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3/5  rDev -28.7%

Pretty well balanced IPA. Good bitterness without the bright west coast finish.

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3/5  rDev -28.7%

Very resinous and high presence of alcohol. Hint of toffee and not so hoppy, Very long bitterness. Not the best dipa i've had

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Founders Double Trouble from Founders Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 5,829 ratings.