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Founders Porter - Founders Brewing Company

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95
world-class

5,190 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 5,190
Reviews: 1,317
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 235
Gots: 483 | 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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Founders Porter from Founders Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 5,190 ratings.