Founders Sweet Repute | Founders Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
foundersbrewing.com

Style: Wheatwine

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.60%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
One-hundred percent barrel aged in maple syrup bourbon barrels and bourbon barrels over the course of sixteen months, then blended using carefully calculated ratios for the ultimate final product.

Added by JohnnieNepal on 11-18-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,105
Reviews:
151
Avg:
4.19
pDev:
11.22%
 
 
Wants:
115
Gots:
299
For Trade:
63
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

I completely fail to see the appeal in this beer.

T: much too sweet. Are all wheat wines like this? There needs to be more balance. Otherwise I feel like I'm drinking partially fermented syrup.

M: low carbonation, but probably appropriate for the style. Creamy, syrupy texture

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Founders Sweet Repute from Founders Brewing Company
4.19 out of 5 based on 1,105 ratings.
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