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Founders Centennial IPA - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders Centennial IPAFounders Centennial IPA

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

5,998 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 5,998
Reviews: 1,723
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 10.36%
Wants: 199
Gots: 541 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
65 IBU

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 08-13-2002)
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MeisterBurger

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Fresh bottle from the brewery store.

Pours a slight russety amber topped by a decent head. Lays down tight sheets of lacing.

Aroma of citrus peels and caramel with pine and toasty notes.

Tastes the same, like navel oranges and caramel. Bright and fresh tasting with a clean bitterness in the finish that's no where near harsh, only slightly spicy. Malt builds some breadiness with light touches of dark chocolate. Bitterness slowly builds with each sip giving a nice piney bitterness to balance it out.

Mouthfeel is medium, with a slight oiliness about it. Slightly dry in the finish.

Overall a very good and easy drinking IPA.

Serving type: bottle

08-17-2011 01:15:03 | More by MeisterBurger
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Founders Centennial IPA from Founders Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 5,998 ratings.