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Founders All Day IPA - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders All Day IPAFounders All Day IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

4,722 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,722
Reviews: 648
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 11.66%
Wants: 136
Gots: 619 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Formerly Endurance - All Day IPA.

(Beer added by: Avagadro on 06-05-2010)
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

mani, Apr 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

Kevincredible, Apr 10, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +16.6%

Dbot, Apr 10, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

BrothersOnBeers, Apr 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

wembly13, Apr 10, 2013
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2.58/5  rDev -33.2%

Appearance: Golden with good lacing. An appetizing ale.

Smell: Pear and pineapple. I especially like the pear, but this is a bit sour.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Extremely bitter, and not in a good way. Skunked pine cones. It is smooth, but definitely flat.

Overall Drinkability: I can officially say I've found a Founders beer I don't like. They say every dog has its day. Whatever the opposite of that saying is...this is it for Founders.

tjsdomer2, Apr 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

VonZipper, Apr 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

ummswimmin, Apr 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

MWilt, Apr 09, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

FreshZ, Apr 09, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

ncstateplaya, Apr 09, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -15.8%

TheFightfan1, Apr 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

KevinGordon, Apr 09, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

JSchock7, Apr 09, 2013
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3.79/5  rDev -1.8%

Served in a wellington glass.

Appearance: Transparent gold, heavy bubbles on the body with a somewhat weak head. Maybe it's 1/8" (if that) off the body.

Smell: This brew smells ridiculously of fresh hops easily the best property of the beer. Strong floral and citrus.

Taste: Like the scent but little light in strength. I didn't know the able level till I started reviewing it. This is easily the lightest IPA I have had but the flavor is still bold.

Mouth: Medium with very light stickiness, has that grapefruit skin after taste whivh is just right.

Overall: At first it is very bland, but it is one of those that builds up sip after sip. It is definitely not on the level of some other IPAs I have had but I would definitely call this an easier intro for the style of beer. One more thing because of the wet hop feel, it feels like a thirst quencher. This might just be your warm weather IPA. Salud!

BlurryVisi0n, Apr 09, 2013
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5/5  rDev +29.5%

HerbScott, Apr 09, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

RayOhioFelton, Apr 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

jdibbs, Apr 09, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

Squidly, Apr 08, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

bizzy54, Apr 08, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

dawatts, Apr 08, 2013
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3/5  rDev -22.3%

JAHMUR, Apr 08, 2013
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4.39/5  rDev +13.7%

Bottled on 2/25/13

A: Clear, golden-yellow in color with a fizzy, white head. Builds and fades quickly. No lace or retention.

S: Piney, grassy, resiny hops.

T: Fresh, vibrant, sticky hops with a hint of sweet malt in the finish. Such a tasty, easy-drinking, perfect-with-food kinda beer.

M: Never too hoppy where it's cloying or dry. The carbonation is spot-on. Great stuff.

O: I'm giving this high marks overall because it's such an awesomely drinkable beer and perfect for satisfying hop cravings without the ABV punch of many other IPAs & IIPAs.

Gatch, Apr 08, 2013
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4/5  rDev +3.6%

boot11222, Apr 08, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +10.1%

Lelampp, Apr 08, 2013
Founders All Day IPA from Founders Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 4,722 ratings.