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Founders Doom - Founders Brewing Company

Founders DoomFounders Doom

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Ratings: 1401
Reviews: 310
rAvg: 4.08
pDev: 12.01%


Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Previously known as Hand of Doom.

(Beer added by: CRJMellor on 02-01-2009)
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timc100

Illinois

4.31/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

This was a great surprise for me, did not have high expectations for it blending well. The tropical fruit astringency from double trouble was certainly still there and coated with creamy vanilla, coconut, and butterscotch. This beer needed to be warm, probably 55 - 60 - when cold it had a messy, polarized taste.

The aroma was very sweet with vanilla, tropical fruits, and coconut. There was very little oak or caramel at all. The taste was more bitter and astringent. The caramel from the bourbon melded with the fruity hops created a really nice butterscotch flavor.

Very interested to see what age will do. Very impressed.

Serving type: bottle

05-02-2013 23:51:32 | More by timc100
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Founders Doom from Founders Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 1,401 ratings.