Founders Devil Dancer | Founders Brewing Company

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88
very good
5,045 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good
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Founders Devil DancerFounders Devil Dancer
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Triple IPA. Dry-hopped for twenty-six days straight with a combination of 10 hop varieties. 112 actual IBU; although it calculates to over 200!

Added by BeerAdvocate on 05-17-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5,045
Reviews:
1,485
Avg:
3.93
pDev:
13.23%
 
 
Wants:
343
Gots:
1,169
For Trade:
34
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Photo of vic21234
3.85/5  rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

12oz bottle poured into a snifter. Surprised to snag a 4 pack at my local bottle shop, this is the first time I've been able to get my hands on some. Bottled on date is 6/8/13.

A- Pours a clear deep amber/ mahogany color with a very small amount of white head that quickly fades. Lacing is apparent along the sides of the glass.

S- Hops and booze in the aroma. The hops give off a piney and dank aroma. I also get a sweet syrupy note too.

T- The initial sip is deceiving in that it goes in smooth before hitting your taste buds. Then all sorts of hop bitterness come through. As mentioned in the smell, the hops are all piney/ dank with no noted citrus properties in my opinion.

M- Medium to heavy bodied, medium carbonation, bitter and dry. No balance to it, just a big hop bomb, but I can't say I expected any balance with a TIPA. The 12% ABV is noted and I get some warming in each sip from the alcohol.

A nice beer that I'm glad I got to give a try. It is a nice hop bomb and a must try for hop heads.

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Founders Devil Dancer from Founders Brewing Company
3.93 out of 5 based on 5,045 ratings.
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