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Founders Porter - Founders Brewing Company

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95
world-class

5,192 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 5,192
Reviews: 1,317
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 235
Gots: 485 | FT: 24
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No absence of hops gives Founders' robust porter the full flavor you deserve and expect.

45 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-11-2003)
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BierStein711

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4.15/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

The aromas of caramel and roasted malts hit me right away as I poured the bottle into a tall mug.

This beer had brilliant head retention and lacing. Carbonation was light.

The mouthfeel was good and heavy, perfect for winter.

This dark as night brew is pretty hard to beat. I'll definitely have it again.

Serving type: bottle

11-21-2011 19:01:48 | More by BierStein711
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Founders Porter from Founders Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 5,192 ratings.