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Founders Cerise - Founders Brewing Company

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1,423 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,423
Reviews: 602
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 14.33%
Wants: 33
Gots: 79 | FT: 4
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Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: philbe311 on 04-03-2009)
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WoodBrew

Illinois

4.28/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Founders Cerise was on tap at out local watering hole. The beer came in a pint glass. The color was a ruby red with decent white head that did not lace....I have noticed fruity/sweeter beers do not lace. The smell....HELLO....cherry malt. The taste to me was like a grenadine infusion that really made the beer like JCM song title...."Cherry Bomb". The sweetness and overpowering cherry flavor made the mouthfeel a bit tricky....I drank half then switched it with someone else. Overall a great beer that hit its mark.

Serving type: on-tap

10-09-2011 12:25:53 | More by WoodBrew
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vfgccp

New York

4.28/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

A – White head doesn’t amount to much, but what’s there stays awhile. Bright copper orange body with pink hues and highlights – a really interesting color.

S – Soft, tart dark cherry and cherry pits. Hint of copper. Wax candles. Lightly bready.

T – Tart raspberry up front. Downshifts a shade darker and earthier in the center with black cherries and pits. Citrus pith and sweet white grape on the finish, especially as it warms.

M – Medium body is silky smooth. Low carbonation, but pleasant for the style.

O – Not overly sweet. I think a little age did this beer well.

Serving type: bottle

10-16-2011 02:29:48 | More by vfgccp
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HopDerek

Pennsylvania

4.28/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

On-tap at The Drafting Room Exton.

Poured a clear ruby red with 1 finger of white head with some pinkish edges into a goblet. Good retention and some spotty lacing. Smells of sweet cherry syrup like in a pie, along with some brown sugar and grain. Tastes of tart cherries and cherry syrup followed by some honey, brown sugar, and doughy bread notes. A slight earthy hop finish as well. Medium in body with some prickly carbonation. Sweet with a touch of tartness, like a liquid cherry pie. Very easy to drink, definitely could see myself enjoying many of these while lounging by the poolside in the summer.

Serving type: on-tap

05-05-2009 23:20:19 | More by HopDerek
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ElizabethCraig

Indiana

4.28/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap at Founders Brewing Company

Appearance: Medium raspberry amber, minimal white head.

Scent: Mild raspberry with a background of toasty semi-dark malt

Taste: Tart berry tempered by a yeasty ale taste. There is an interesting thing that happens with this beer. first you get lemon/berry, then you get hops. Then it goes back and forth again. It's a beer that gives you a little bit of a ride if you're paying attention. If you're paying too *much* attention, the crosschatter may be too much.

Finishes very clean with a hint of dry berry.

Serving type: on-tap

07-06-2011 11:47:19 | More by ElizabethCraig
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Milkysunshine

New York

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

04-12-2013 22:10:01 | More by Milkysunshine
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RockChalkAndy


4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

08-17-2012 18:14:39 | More by RockChalkAndy
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mzeld

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

06-26-2012 02:06:06 | More by mzeld
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Rborre321

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-21-2014 22:37:31 | More by Rborre321
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DIPADude01

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-28-2012 19:07:03 | More by DIPADude01
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smakawhat

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured on tap at Meridian Pint DC into a tulip glass.

Cherry red body, giving way to pink/orange hues as body subsides. Head is soupy a little picking up the body with some subtle pink hues even some orange matching the off white color. Body contains some slow rising carbonation bubbles, and while drinking is some fantastic looking spider web like lacing. Very good looking drink here.

First note of the bouquet is an obvious cinnamon. Red hots candy also with muted cherry. Minimal sweetness, not much tart or sourness either. However, after a few snips the nose seems to vanish or make it's presence known.

Taste is brought from the nose. Minor sour light cherries with a sweet finish bringing a mild cinnamon red hot candy. Very light bodied and seems lighter than the abv would depict, but also a little bit of fizzyness though.

Overall though this is a very solid beer and a great tasty fruity beer.

Serving type: on-tap

07-19-2011 01:40:52 | More by smakawhat
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DMarlinJ

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

06-25-2012 02:00:12 | More by DMarlinJ
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bozodogbreath

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

06-28-2012 03:12:06 | More by bozodogbreath
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leprechaunandfatman

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

11-12-2012 00:20:29 | More by leprechaunandfatman
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mdflavinha


4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

06-29-2012 05:51:12 | More by mdflavinha
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tmiotke

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-01-2012 21:02:28 | More by tmiotke
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weaselchew

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

08-11-2012 23:24:37 | More by weaselchew
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patrick802

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

05-05-2014 14:22:49 | More by patrick802
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nafredet1

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

01-02-2013 19:24:18 | More by nafredet1
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atone315

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

05-27-2012 12:01:00 | More by atone315
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goblue1994

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

09-09-2012 01:20:48 | More by goblue1994
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deadliest

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

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Steimie

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-13-2012 22:54:40 | More by Steimie
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Circleo12

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

11-29-2012 03:33:22 | More by Circleo12
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TheBeerDad

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

01-21-2014 16:23:43 | More by TheBeerDad
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Savearth

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

08-29-2012 23:23:51 | More by Savearth
Founders Cerise from Founders Brewing Company
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