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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
92
outstanding

7,148 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 7,148
Reviews: 1,838
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.63%
Wants: 302
Gots: 1,147 | FT: 14
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: beernut7 on 08-13-2002

65 IBU
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12 oz bottle poured into Stone pint glass.

A: Dark, hazy orange that is barely see through. Tons of lovely carbonation.

S: Slight malt with tons of overwhelming citrus and pine aromas. Slight grapefruit comes in as the beer warms.

T: Pine, citrus, pineapple with a nice biscuity malt flavor at the end. What I expect from an all-Centennial AIPA. Bitter ending lingers for a long time. Wonderful.

M: Good carbonation, medium-bodied

O: Very solid Centennial AIPA. Another solid offering from Founders!

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Smells of pine, grapefruit and pineapple.

The flavor profile is very hoppy, with grapefruit and a strong pine flavor starting her out. A couple of sips in the pineapple is noticed in between these notes. The second half brings in a bready malt profile to even it out and finish the beer off with the pine and grapefruit.

The mouthfeel on this bad boy is beautifully medium bodied. It leaves a slight film and finishes rather dry yet somehow still refreshing.

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Founders Centennial IPA from Founders Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 7,148 ratings.