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Founders Dave’s Not Here - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

29 Ratings
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Ratings: 29
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 8.73%
Wants: 10
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  9.10% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheSevenDuffs on 08-10-2012)
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Photo of TheSevenDuffs
4.38/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On tap @ Founders. Served in to snifter.

A - Dark amber with a small layer of cream coloured head.

S - Bourbon, caramel, toffee and maple.

T - Big bourbon and oak up notes front followed by The caramel, maple and toffee. The base beer and the barrel characteristics are well integrated.

M - Medium body. Creamy. Light carbonation.

TheSevenDuffs, Aug 10, 2012
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5/5  rDev +17.9%

MSandahl23, Nov 07, 2012
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randylangford, Feb 11, 2013
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4.6/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Going through old tasting notes

A-8oz snifter pour. Nice honey hued body with a little bit of a white head. Leaves a slick and residue on top and on the edges of the glass.

S-A caramel shop perhaps? Huge amounts of sweet syrup and honey. Brandy forward but no real alcohol burn.

T-Delicious...unbelievable. Very sweet with the brandy aging imparting huge flavor into Red's Rye's cousin.

M-Very smooth, not a ton of carbonation. Easy drinker although the higher abv is hidden.

O-One of the better Founders beers I've ever had.

kylelenk, Jan 19, 2014
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Founders Dave’s Not Here from Founders Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.