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Founders Porter - Founders Brewing Company

Founders PorterFounders Porter

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95
world-class

4,623 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 4623
Reviews: 1284
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.39%


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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skywizzard

Georgia

4.22/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from bottle into a pint glass. Nice 2 finger caramel head which quickly dissipated with a moderate amount of lacing.

The nose to me was almost all malt and coffee, strong coffee which to me is very pleasant. The flavor followed up with predominate coffee along with many lesser notes, mallt, chocolate, earthy, and perhaps a hint of vanilla. Mouthfeel is good, very smooth and creamy.

I had this beer without food, but I believe it would be even better with a good steak or perhaps ribs. Drank alone, there was just a hint more bitterness that I would prefer.

Overall a good brew, I look forward to having a couple of the remainder of my 6 pack with a good steak.

Serving type: bottle

10-08-2011 19:43:58 | More by skywizzard
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Founders Porter from Founders Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 4,623 ratings.