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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

4,572 Ratings
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Ratings: 4,572
Reviews: 640
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 11.69%
Wants: 128
Gots: 561 | 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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JimmyFlatRock

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-17-2013 02:26:31 | More by JimmyFlatRock
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hopazoid

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-17-2013 02:19:32 | More by hopazoid
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Brian15

Virginia

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-17-2013 02:14:29 | More by Brian15
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BeerDawgs

Georgia

4.11/5  rDev +6.8%

A - Golden with lots of clarity, no head or sticky lace

S - A huge bitter and citrusy hop kick into the nose. Impressive! Lots of hops of course

T - A huge hoppy kick up front. Bitter aftertaste. Not malt backbone, which is to be expected with a Session IPA. Very tasty for what it is...

M - Lightly carbonated, mild and slick mouthfeel

O - I prefer a more well rounded "normal", or higher gravity IPA. But Founders provides a great session IPA, for the hop head at the lake in the summer time.

03-16-2013 23:56:43 | More by BeerDawgs
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jtdolla911

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

03-16-2013 22:35:27 | More by jtdolla911
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whatname

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-16-2013 22:15:09 | More by whatname
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GratefulJack

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

03-16-2013 22:14:21 | More by GratefulJack
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ecut11

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

03-16-2013 21:08:40 | More by ecut11
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Bubbalito

Virginia

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-16-2013 20:22:01 | More by Bubbalito
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wdarcy77

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

03-16-2013 19:53:40 | More by wdarcy77
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guezarka

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-16-2013 19:24:01 | More by guezarka
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dogfishandi

New York

4.01/5  rDev +4.2%

12 oz bottle at fridge temp poured into a snifter. Bottled on 2/11/2013 (just over 1 month old)

Pours out a clear golden color with maybe a bit of orange coming through. About one fingers worth of white head that was short lived. Spotty lacing.

A nice fresh hop aroma. Somewhat pungent. Ripe tropical fruits, fresh pine, and fresh citrus peel.

Some nice hop flavors, citrus and pine with some ripe tropical fruits, but it falls on its face on the back end with a thin almost watery feel. No real malt flavors noticeable. Finishes clean with a good hop bitterness. A bit of breadiness noticeable as it warms, perhaps more of a yeasty breadiness?

Light bodied, but quite refreshing and drinkable.

I enjoyed this beer, mostly due to its light drinkable ABV, but still some nice hop flavors. I could see myself buying this again.

03-16-2013 18:49:14 | More by dogfishandi
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Goldfishman

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

03-16-2013 18:37:05 | More by Goldfishman
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deweese

Missouri

3/5  rDev -22.1%

03-16-2013 17:58:23 | More by deweese
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SenorHops

Rhode Island

3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

03-16-2013 17:49:16 | More by SenorHops
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soze47

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-16-2013 14:38:12 | More by soze47
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SimcoeJoe

Michigan

4/5  rDev +3.9%

03-16-2013 13:12:41 | More by SimcoeJoe
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micromaniac129

Pennsylvania

4.2/5  rDev +9.1%

First, thats an awsome label and kind of says what this beer is all about.
Bought this at the Wegmens and looks to be very fresh even though the date escapes me.
Aroma was fantastic. Its fresh and aromatic with citrus and pine hops. plenty of sweet malts for balance.
Taste was a little thin and washed out but still plenty of taste to go around.
Hops where bold with a citrus bitterness. Like grapefruits. Very pleasent tasting.
Oh, the appearance was a clear amber with a thin white head that was somewhere between soapy and dense. Some lacing.
Drink quite bitter and had a clean aftertaste.
A very good sessionable brew with lots of flavor.

03-16-2013 13:08:55 | More by micromaniac129
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Suzanneccll

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +29.9%

03-16-2013 12:06:40 | More by Suzanneccll
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MrKennedy

Australia

4.1/5  rDev +6.5%

12oz bottle, thanks to dbol, into a Fantome tulip.

True golden colour with a nice white head of foam. Spots of lacing a good head retention, slowly receding.

Really strong grapefruit smell, enduring and clean and defined. Faint touch of pineapple there as well.

Tastes of grapefruit and citrus. Hard to believe it is just 4.7% ABV. Plenty packed into this.

Strong bitterness, particularly early on that backs off a bit towards the end of the bottle. Certainly would grab for another. Very drinkable, yet pretty damn hoppy and bitter. Medium carbonation.

Really nice package. Super sessionable, really difficult to comprehend the relatively low ABV at times, easy to think this was 6% just with how much is in this. Very enjoyable.

03-16-2013 07:55:09 | More by MrKennedy
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schwabej

New York

2.71/5  rDev -29.6%

I really wanted to like this beer. When I first tried it, I thought "Oh, a nice clone of New Glarus Moon Man." But that's where the similarities stopped. It's like a beer spritzer. Weak, yet hoppy, and I felt myself not really wanting to drink it. It quickly went flat, and I'm only drinking more to try and catch a buzz. I wouldn't buy it again, and I'm wondering now if Founders has gotten too big for their britches. I think their quality is slipping, and a brewery I once thought could do no wrong, is proving me wrong. Don't bother.

03-16-2013 03:36:44 | More by schwabej
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DaKur

Rhode Island

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

03-16-2013 02:36:36 | More by DaKur
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Miller650

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

03-16-2013 02:36:17 | More by Miller650
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jasinviso

New Jersey

2.5/5  rDev -35.1%

03-16-2013 01:36:40 | More by jasinviso
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tstigz

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

03-16-2013 01:10:35 | More by tstigz
Founders All Day IPA from Founders Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 4,572 ratings.