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Founders Doom - Founders Brewing Company

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319 Reviews
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Reviews: 319
Hads: 1,604
Avg: 4.06
pDev: 12.07%
Wants: 163
Gots: 269 | FT: 33
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:
Beer added by: CRJMellor on 02-01-2009

Previously known as Hand of Doom.
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Photo of Sammy
4.16/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A very nice DIPA and a marvellous cask, enjoyed with Dave, an owner of Founders, at the brewery. Wonderful bourbon smell, this was top notch ingredients used, smooth bitterness that was well integrated with the secondary whisky notes. A Smooth drinker, and good mouthfeel for a cask.

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Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.74/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Thanks to GRG1313 for sharing this one at his tasting.

Pours a hazy honey orange with a foamy off-white head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Small streaks of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, caramel, floral, and citrus zest aromas. Taste is much the same with caramel and bourbon flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of woody bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer with a solid caramel and bourbon presence in the aroma and flavor.

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Photo of kylehay2004
3.92/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Not much head on a clear golden with burnt orange hues body. Not much lacing. Aroma is mild and simple with oak, earthy and slightly herbal hops and mild caramel malts with some candied orange. A lot of whiskey and oak sweetness throughout with a still noticeable caramel malt base. It's interesting how this one remains fairly bourbony without being too boozy but still has a booze sharpness and burn. The hops are mostly earthy with some tart citrus. Medium body and moderate to high carbonation. The carbonation seems a little strong. Nice balance between the barrel aging and hops.

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Photo of metter98
4.06/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: The beer is clear yellowish amber in color and has a slight amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a finger high white head that died down, leaving a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface and a thick collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate to strong aromas of tropical fruits are present in the nose - pineapple seems to stand out in particular.
T: The taste very much follows the smell and has lots of tropical fruit flavors along with a moderate amount of bitterness.
M: It feels medium-bodied and a little smooth on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is very easy to drink considering its strength but is a pleasant one to sip due to its interesting tropical fruit flavors.

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Photo of Knapp85
4.21/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured out as a slightly cloudy golden color with a pretty nice white head on top. The retention is thin but holds up pretty well. The lacing is spotted. The smell of the beer is sweet and hoppy, it's got that common barrel aged aroma that Founders seems to always bring to the table. The taste is sweet with malt, honey and bourbon. There is a slightly sharp bitterness in there balancing everything out. The mouthfeel is medium bodied, lightly carbonated, smooth and boozy. Overall it's a pretty good brew, I was interested in trying it and I'm glad I did. The balance is really interesting here. Starts almost like a barrel aged barely wine then finishes with the resin-like aftertaste of the IIPA. Worth trying if the price is right.

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Photo of brentk56
3.82/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Arrives with a hazy honey color and a modest head (as this was a 6 oz. pour and I was glad for that); streaks of lace

Smell: Oaky bourbon battles with citrusy hops

Taste: The vanilla, oak and Bourbon flavors jump out immediately and while the citrus tries to break through, it ultimately gives up by mid-palate; after the swallow, the beer tastes mostly of Bourbon, with only the vaguest notion that there is a DIPA lingering underneath

Mouthfeel: Full-bodied with moderate carbonation

Drinkability: An interesting experiment and while I like some Bourbon barrel beers, this one is just not up my alley

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Photo of BEERchitect
4.21/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

And let the point, counter-point begin! Do you prefer IPAs fresh and unadulturated? Do you like barrel aging? Or better yet- bourbon barrel aging? Does that age take away from the hops or round them out? How does that balance play out? ...Doom takes you through all that range of preferences, all the while seducing you against your will.

Like syrupy caramel, the ale pours golden honey-amber and carries the standard hoppy haze. Releasing a creamy textured, ivory colored head, the tight knit sheet pulls apart to form a necklace around the glass before retaining the session. Light on lace, the alcohol-laden ale prefers cognac-like appearances... deservingly so.

Bold boubony aromas are reinforced by caramel and toffee before being wrapped by citrus and pine hop scents. Candied in its character, the ale brings in fragrant oak, vanilla, almond, marshmallow, and coconut. The balance of grapefruit and pine ismore than just supportive- those hop notes command the stage as well.

But then there's the taste. The rich caramel, bourbon, and vanilla flavors layer on the tongue heavy and in saturating fashion. Candied almonds, coconut, and sweet cream only reaffirm the beer's malty-rich upstart. But the late middle palate allows for a rise of citrus peels and piths to pierce the malt and balance the beer with ease. A late charge of strong oak, bourbon tannin and cherry-like alcohol keep the complex alcohol taste coming.

Though an IPA, the ale carries the body of an American Barleywine because of its supreme sweet and savory underpinnings- yet with its dryish charm from alcohol, hop resins, and toasted hop and oak underpinnings. Though strongly warm, the beer lingers with a marshmallowy creaminess and grassy hop bite that keeps the beer balanced even in the deepest of aftertastes.

Because the bourbon barrels have rubbed off the fresh and sharp edges of hops and then supplanted them with bourbon booziness, the beer sides heavily with American-style Barleywines. I don't see it as any type of IPA, but as an American strong barley-focused, boubon barrel layered, and hop infused ale of ultimate complexity. And I celebrate it very well in this arena.

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Photo of Phyl21ca
3.73/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Bottle: Poured a hazy bright amber/orangey color ale with a medium size foamy head with OK retention and some light lacing. Aroma consists of strong bourbon notes with some wood and some bitter hoppy notes. Taste is a mix between some light citrus hoppy notes with strong bourbon and vanilla notes with dominant oak notes. Body is average with oily texture and good carbonation with light warming alcohol. I am usually not a big fan of barrel-aged IIPA but this was quite drinkable.

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Photo of emerge077
3.86/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Thanks Grub for sharing this surprise beer with us!
Served in a tulip glass, quick review from written notes.

Dark orange coloration with some frothy edges and decent coverage on the surface. Aroma is a bit faded, like an old Double IPA. Pleasant but subdued tropical hop aroma that is more present in the taste, before getting steamrolled by the toffee and oaky bourbon barrel notes. The flavors meld well despite their extremes. Thick and full-bodied, boozy and sluggish (like doom metal?). Lingering traces of caramel, toffee, and bourbon in the aftertaste. Definitely glad I got to try this, and also glad it was split a few ways.

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Photo of BuckeyeNation
3.82/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Golden honeyish orange with a slim slice of ivory colored cream that faded to a broken film in mere minutes. Even though very little lace graced the glass in the end, the beer did look pretty good in a balloon snifter. $5 for an 8 ounce pour.

As it happened, aroma was the beer's best feature. It was impressively hoppy, with loads of pineapple, orange and lemon that was powerfully pungent. Alcohol was barely noted, which was yet another plus. Simcoe was a no-brainer. The bartender (after talking with the brewer) stated that Amarillo and Summit are the other members of the hop bill.

For whatever reason, hops were much less prominent on the palate and alcohol was more prominent. The ale smoothed out a little over time (it was served too cold), but hop flavor never did increase, as I'd hoped it would. Call me crazy, but a DIPA named Hand Of Doom ought to pummel the tongue in merciless fashion.

Nothing darker than sugary pale malt was appreciated. Flavors otherwise included candied grapefruit, pineapple, orange and lemon. Unfortunately, flavor intensity left quite a bit to be desired. The alcohol wasn't as well-masked as it should have been. It added a solvent-like flavor and was warm enough to begin numbing the tongue by the bottom half of the glass.

The body/mouthfeel was a fraction lighter than medium for the style and was as smooth as possible given the rampant ethanol. Lightly sparkly bubbles added just the right amount of lift.

Given the rest of the Founders lineup (including the outstanding Double Trouble), Hand Of Doom is a disappointing effort. An American DIPA that doesn't taste very hoppy isn't much of an American DIPA. It's as simple as that.

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Photo of oberon
3.96/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Glad to get one of the few bottles that Roger has over at Bestway.Poured into an imperial nonic a...like others have notes a honey tinged lighter golden with a nicely formed half finger white head atop that left multiple broken rings of lace behind as it settled.Aromas were lighter than expected but some nice vanilla/bourbon and sweet fruity notes were there,the hops were somewhat subdued giving off light resiny notes.One thing I will say about the flavor profile is that the bourbon barrel is a major flavor component but it doesn't smack you in the face,all the flavors seem to be more subtle but still providing enough.The hops are more leafy and slightly citric,a good shot of peppery spice hits in the back end.Not in your face bourbon or alcohol in my opinion but neither are the hops,a very good beer with out big hops.

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Photo of mikesgroove
4.62/5  rDev +13.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

decent lace. Lots of carbonation, tiny bit of sediment, only real loss of score here would be on the lack of head. Smell was classic Hop Bomb, deep pine resin, with a strong alcohol presence upon first smell, as it warmed some of the more subtle scents started to come through, a slight sugary sweetness and citrus, specifically grapefruit were now there to be found. Overall smell was very nice, not over powering, but did have enough to tingle the nose a bit. Taste was very crisp, clean, and warming. Alcohol was a big factor in the beginning again, with a huge pine hop hit. Letting it warm brings out the malt that was trying to balance it with a bit of sweetness, but is still overpowered by the hops. This was a very good brew, and I am glad I got to try it. A

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Photo of nickfl
3.81/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Pours with two fingers of white foam on top of a lightly hazy, copper colored body. The foam settles at a moderate lace and leaves thick lace.

S - Pine, vanilla, caramel, and citrus.

T - Thick, sweet malt up front with some vanilla. Pine and grapefruit in the middle with a finish of grapefruit pith, oak, and whiskey.

M - A syrupy body, moderate carbonation, and a sweet finish.

D - Like most other bourbon barrel IPAs I've had, this just doesn't work that well. For whatever reason the hops and bourbon clash and while the beer is drinkable enough, I can't help but think the barrels should have been saved for a stout or barleywine.

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Photo of jlindros
4.59/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Got this amazing beer thanks to levifunk, in a special hand and CO2 counter pressure filled bottle.

A: Light fizzy head disappears quickly, hazy murky golden orange tangerine colored beer.

N: Holy f*CK!!! This thing is awesome! Tons of citrus hops, orange peel, grapefruit, tangerine, little pine, juicy chewy hops, little chewy malt, sweet hop aromas, little nougat and grassy spicy hops, hops galore!

T: Thick, lots of pineapple actually, wtf! It's crazy delicious! Tangerine, grapefruit, orange, citrus, sweet malts, thick, some warming booze, little malty caramel & chewy malts as well as chewy hops, heavy on the IBU side, ridiculous bitterness, sweet malts with some nougat, amazing balance of great hops and malts.

M: Thick but not syrupy, lower but decent carbonation.

F: Very bitter! Long bitterness with lots of tropical fruits lingering, pineapple, citrus, orange, nectarine, and even grapefruit lingering. Chewy malts and hops also stay with the sweet nectar flavors, and a slight alcohol feel. Very tasty beer, one of my fav Imp IPAs ever! Thanks a ton Levi!

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Photo of TMoney2591
4.03/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served in a Local Option cervoise.

Now all we need is some armor and some scars for it to cover... Anyway, this stuff pours a clear brass topped by a finger of lightly-glowing off-white foam. The nose comprises pineapple, papaya, light vanilla, coconut, very light maple syrup, a hint of bourbon, light caramel, and a bit of white grapes. There's a general sense of some sort of pineapple upside-down cake desert coated in liquor. Very nice. The taste holds notes of pine resin, heavy cream, light caramel, light biscuit, very light pineapple, odd bourbon (I can't really describe what I mean by "off", but I guess old or watered-down might approach what I'm tasting), very light wood, and a bit of mint throughout the finish. The body is a solid medium, with a light-moderate carbonation and a sticky finish. Overall, a tasty barrel-aged IPA, one that ought to silence whatever preemptive haters that came out of the woodwork when this release was announced.

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Photo of TheManiacalOne
4.28/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

On-tap 7/9/13 at Track 84 in Warwick, RI, served in a tulip glass.

A: The beer is a deep gold color, with a large off-white head that fades very slowly and leaves a thick lace on the glass.

S: The aroma contains fruity citrus, caramelized malts, vanilla and subdued hops.

T: The taste starts out very sweet with flavors of caramel, vanilla and a little citrus. Then a hearty malt character comes in. The hops presence is subdued by the intense oak-aging essence. There’s a slightly alcohol sting a good balance. The after-taste is slightly sweet.

M: Crisp and very smooth, medium body, medium carbonation, finish is slightly sticky.

O: Very tasty, goes down dangerously easy, not too filling, strong kick, good representation of style, this is a very aged 2IPA to drink for a long time.

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Photo of Slatetank
4.21/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

I had this on tap at Al's of Hampden, enjoyed chilled in a snifter and allowed to gradually increase in temperature for a while.

The color is tangerine with light hazed and translucent clarity with a thin white cap which falls to a ring of tiny beads. The smell is very aromatic with hop scents and light oak with some bourbon sweetness and alcohol esters. The feel is decent but it is at the realm where the alcohol starts to eclipse the bitterness and the carbonation is moderate so you get a little tannin from the wood with a drying bourbon finish.

I was pleased to have this again since the last time it was good, but I didn't take any notes and the thing I like about this is that neither the barrel aging or the base double trouble in the mix really steals the show. They both work together in a synergistic way allowing the citrus and tangy tropical hops with light floral elements to blend with a woody and mildly alcohol influenced taste from the bourbon with some mild malt to keep from becoming too harsh. I was glad I got to try this and the expecetations were reached and surpassed from the memory of a taste I enjoyed over 5 years ago. I like the way Founders was able to pull off such an unusual combination of bourbon barrel aging and Imperial IPA.

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Photo of Rifugium
3.02/5  rDev -25.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Thanks to Eric (Holland ) for the share! I've been wanting to try this, but haven't gotten around to opening my bottle, or going out to get it on tap.

Definitely an "interesting" beer here. Poured seemingly normal for an IPA, as I would've expected, golden-honey color with a slight haze, and a small white head that receded to a retaining ringlet; dabs of lacing on the glass. There was quite a pronounced bourbon/vanilla profile right up front in the nose, which was pretty nice; soon thereafter, the hops came in, bitter, fruity, piney, more bitter; underlying notes of fusel alcohol. The taste was similar...I liked it for about 0.5 seconds or so, as the vanilla and bourbon came through right up front, but soon the hoppiness struck, and the flavors just clashed so much, it just wasn't enjoyable at all. Any smoothness from the bourbon melded with the otherwise intense Double Trouble hoppiness, producing an uncomfortable grainy booziness, with an extremely bitter finish and aftertaste. I was skeptical about this beer from the start--as were many people, I suppose--and my skepticism was pretty much justified. This beer really just didn't work. Mouthfeel was harsh, body was about medium, drinkability was...well, I had enough after 5 ounces.

Just for the hell of it, I'm going to age my bottle for at least 5 years and see what this beer turns into. I doubt aging could cause any further damage, so why not?

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Photo of RblWthACoz
1.62/5  rDev -60.1%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 3 | overall: 1

Well thankfully everyone else seems to have enjoyed this one. I on the other hand (and everyone one else drinking it with me at the same time), did not.

Pours nice enough I guess with a clouded gold. Everything is downhill from there. All I get is a burning sensation as if the beer was mixed with rubbing alcohol or some solvent. I guess the barrel is to blame for this, but it is completely abrasive and undrinkable. All DIPA characteristics are also overshadowed by this harsh bite. Hopefully this was just a bad keg, but I waited 15 minutes in line at a bar to get this and there were 7 Founders employees in the house (all of whom got to skip in front of us waiting in line lol...). There is really no excuse for this one. Atrocious.

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Photo of superspak
4.2/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

750 ml bottle into snifter, bottled in March 2013. Pours fairly hazy bright orange color with a 1-2 finger dense off white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, vanilla, toffee, oak, bourbon, light honey, floral, grass, light pine, and floral/oak earthiness. Damn nice aromas with good balance and complexity of citrus/tropical hops, bourbon barrel, and pale malt notes; with great strength. Taste of big grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, floral, grass, vanilla, toffee, bourbon, oak, light honey, light pine, and floral/oak earthiness. Good amount of pine/oaky bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of grapefruit, tangerine, pineapple, lemon zest, orange peel, floral, grass, vanilla, toffee, bourbon, oak, light honey, light pine, and floral/oaky earthiness on the finish for a while. Awesome complexity and balance of citrus/tropical hops, bourbon barrel, and pale malt flavors; with a great malt/bitterness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Medium carbonation and medium-full bodied; with a very smooth and fairly creamy/sticky mouthfeel that is great. Alcohol is very well hidden with only a slight warming present after the finish. Overall this is an awesome barrel aged DIPA with age. All around great complexity and balance of citrus/tropical hops, bourbon barrel, and pale malt flavors; and very smooth to sip on for the big ABV. A highly enjoyable offering.

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Photo of WVbeergeek
4.85/5  rDev +19.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Excited to try this beer I'm never a huge fan of barrel aged DIPA, but it's Founders they don't typically screw up any beers they've done in whiskey barrels. Pours a slightly hazed bright golden copper hue with a bright white head forming thick, with fine white lacing left behind evenly between sips. The nose comes off like a honey bourbon barrel, toasted oak, vanilla, a bit of charred barrel notes really impressive mild citric hops definitely muted from the barrel aging here. A beautiful marriage between DIPA and bourbon barrels, I'm in love with the first sip it's sweet with whisky malts, slightly vanilla charred oak with big alcohol and bitterness from the muted hops it's an amazing experience for any bourbon and DIPA lover it's the lovechild. It has a kiss of honey that makes the bourbon burn just wash away complex ale in all it's beauty I'm in love with this beer. Mouthfeel is medium to full bodied residual sugars abound, great stuff throughout each sip not a bad sensation on the palate. Overall impressive to no end, I'm a fan of this beer...it's gone before you want it to be gone. It's that good don't believe me try it, please.

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Photo of chinchill
4.15/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured a sparkling clear honey-amber with a fairly durable ivory-colored head. Glass was nicely coated with lacing with each tilt.

Aroma/Taste: satisfying smell of sweet bourbon; light malt and surprisingly little hops. Given the Double Trouble IPA start, the hop bill is markedly suppressed here. I believe it is not just the 4 months of aging -- enough to subdue the hop slam of an IPA -- but also some masking from the bourbon barrel infusion. Still a mild-medium bitterness in the finish. Anyway, the result is excellent, particularly the aroma... it just is not hoppy like an IPA, let along a DIPA. Exceptional sweet/bitter balance given the particular mix of other flavors.

Feel: very smooth for style and ABV. Some warming on the tongue.

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Photo of mdfb79
3.79/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

From 04/27/13 notes. Bottle Shared by nmann08; thanks a lot Nate. Had a 2 oz. sample of this at NOTB but glad to actually review it.

a - Pours a hazy golden-orange color with one finger of fluffy off white head and moderate carbonation evident. Looks pretty good.

s - Smells of bourbon, alcohol, vanilla, caramel malts, toffee, oak, burnt malts, toasted malts, butterscotch, and light fruit. Lot of bourbon up front, and some alcohol to it, which hurts it a bit in my mind.

t - Tastes of bourbon, alcohol, caramel malts, toffee, raisins, oak, vanilla, toasted malts, burnt malts, roasted notes, molasses, and sugar. Sweeter than the nose and a lot of alcohol again.

m - Medium to thick body and moderate carbonation. Some alcohol heat in the taste, otherwise nice.

o - Overall a decent beer, but disappointing to me. I like bourbon beers but right now this is a bourbon bomb, with a lot of alcohol coming through in both the taste, nose, and mouthfeel. Will probably be better with some time on it, but this is basically a barleywine to me; I didn't get many IPA characteristics. Would have it again but wouldn't seek it out as it's hard to find around here.

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Photo of dbrauneis
4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A: Pours lightly hazy honey colored with moderate amounts of visible carbonation and some peach + apricot highlights, The beer has a finger tall dense foamy white head that slowly reduces to a medium sized patch of very thin film and a medium thick ring at the edges of the glass. Moderate to significant amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate to strong aromas of tropical fruit/pineapple/mango hops with lighter aromas of citrus/grapefruit hops, oak barrel, and just a touch of caramel malts.

T: Upfront there are light to moderate amounts of malts with just a touch of caramel sweetness. Moderate to strong flavors of tropical/pineapple/mango hops and citrus/grapefruit hops along with some moderate flavors of oak barrels, bourbon, and vanilla. Light amounts of lingering bitterness in the finish.

M: Slightly heavier than medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Moderate amounts of dryness in the finish.

O: I really like the combination of bourbon barrels and DIPA tropical hop flavors - a really nice complexity to the flavors and aromas. Very enjoyable and the alcohol is well hidden.

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Photo of mothman
4.15/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

White head. Color is a slight hazed golden orange.

Flavor profile is a nice coconut flavor up front. Really delicious. A lot of tropical fruits. Grapefruit citrus and pineapple. It has a wood/oak and maple flavor. A bit of bready and caramel malts show, but it is mainly tropical and citrus flavors. The hop profile is floral.

Mouthfeel: Smooth and clean at first, but it ends sticky. Medium bodied. Good amount of carbonation.

Overall, I really enjoyed this beer. It still had a bright citrusy flavor and it wasn't all malts. The barrel flavors were really nice. The coconut was awesome!

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Founders Doom from Founders Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 319 ratings.