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Founders Porter - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

5,450 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 5,450
Reviews: 1,334
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 258
Gots: 563 | FT: 23
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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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bitter in the front, smooth and slightly chewy in the back.

I love the surprisingly bold addition of hops that bucket balances the smooth chocolate base.

Good when its cold but better as it warms up

Chocolatey and smooth as heck.

Can't go wrong with a 6 pack of this in your fridge.

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Jet black with very little tan head. Roasted malts, chocolate and coffee aromas. Bitter coffee and roasted malt flavors dominate. Some very slight hops are present as well. Moderate carbonation.

Great porter from Founders. Fantastic balance between malts and roasted flavors with a smooth body that makes this brew surprisingly crisp.

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Founders Porter from Founders Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 5,450 ratings.