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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

6,195 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 6,195
Reviews: 1,734
rAvg: 4.14
pDev: 10.39%
Wants: 205
Gots: 624 | FT: 13
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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lccrunchy

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-20-2012 00:00:56 | More by lccrunchy
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mobius387

Florida

3.88/5  rDev -6.3%

poured into deschutes snifter

appearance: golden brown hue, moderate opacity, thin white head

aroma: hints of pine and citrus, typical ipa nose

palate: mild carbonation, the ibus stick out tho and sting the tongue, you also notice the 7.2%

taste: nice hoppy flavors, fairly bitter kick to it, and im getting some sweet candy aftertaste thats a nice touch

overall: so im a little bummed i forgot to check the bottled on date, as this one was bottled on 10/14/11. not too old, but not as fresh as i would have liked. maybe it affected my scoring, but i still think this is a very nice ipa overall. founders really does nothing bad

01-19-2012 23:06:40 | More by mobius387
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Hopstimatic

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-19-2012 18:46:20 | More by Hopstimatic
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Crass3000

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -3.4%

From notes on 12/28/2011

4/5 Pours out a nice dark orange in color with a finger, white head with OK retention.

4/5 Smell is a nice citrus - grapefruit, mango, pineapple, etc. with a little pine. The sweet malts smell of caremal and really balance things out.

4/5 Taste is really nice with everything in the nose as mentioned but the pine is a little stronger as the beer is swallowed. The citrus and malt bill really come through here.

4/5 Mouthfeel is medium and really nice for the style. Carbonation is perfect.

01-19-2012 11:02:14 | More by Crass3000
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eggboy

Missouri

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-19-2012 07:19:40 | More by eggboy
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ILLEGALSMILEs

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-19-2012 06:29:37 | More by ILLEGALSMILEs
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nrs207

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-19-2012 05:45:49 | More by nrs207
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ExtraStout

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -3.4%

Get ready to bask in the glory of the frothy head's floral bouquet. Relish the citrus accents from the abundance of dry hopping. This one's sweet, yet balanced. Malty undertones shake hands with the hop character for a finish that never turns too bitter.

7.2% ABV & 65 IBUs

01-19-2012 03:52:40 | More by ExtraStout
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barleyroad

Pennsylvania

2.75/5  rDev -33.6%

Cloudy amber in appearance. Very sour smell, not very inviting. There are some hints of hops in the nose. Lacks bitterness and has a very acidic taste. The mouthfeel is does not fall short of the taste. There is a slight sweetness at the end of the swallow. It does leave the tongue ok, but we have had better. Overall this is an average IPA and with a little work it could be good. Falls short of our expectations.

01-19-2012 00:23:34 | More by barleyroad
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Slimpo

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

01-18-2012 23:38:59 | More by Slimpo
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KAF

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

01-18-2012 22:30:37 | More by KAF
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jacewg

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-18-2012 19:17:47 | More by jacewg
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Moose34

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-18-2012 13:35:20 | More by Moose34
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zenwatts

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-17-2012 16:36:03 | More by zenwatts
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campfirebrew

New York

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-17-2012 12:02:59 | More by campfirebrew
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Breylan

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-17-2012 06:15:07 | More by Breylan
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grantino9

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-17-2012 05:47:58 | More by grantino9
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TheDude88888888

Alabama

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-17-2012 01:17:06 | More by TheDude88888888
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heelsn02

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +8.7%

01-16-2012 23:46:05 | More by heelsn02
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msuspartan22

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

01-16-2012 20:34:15 | More by msuspartan22
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Sparger

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

01-16-2012 15:33:49 | More by Sparger
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crib

California

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-16-2012 03:05:21 | More by crib
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koo10t

Virginia

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-16-2012 01:56:39 | More by koo10t
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oldsmuggler

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -3.4%

01-16-2012 00:16:15 | More by oldsmuggler
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gafferjohn

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -15.5%

01-15-2012 23:36:51 | More by gafferjohn
Founders Centennial IPA from Founders Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 6,195 ratings.