Founders Double Trouble | Founders Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

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

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.40%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
86 IBUs and 9.4% ABV

Added by CortexBomb on 12-06-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,057
Reviews:
1,657
Ratings:
6,437
pDev:
9.52%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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460
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1,124
Trade:
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottled 02/09/09.

Nose is sluggishly hoppy - resin, citrus, lemon (similar to that of a lemon-based household cleaner like Pledge). Malt base with some sugary sweetness. Smells good.

Pours clear golden yellow with mild head. Looks good.

Flavor is significantly hoppy, especially in bitterness. Soft notions of alcohol in background. Solid malt backbone - bready, slightly toasty - with some moderate caramel sweetness. Resin, lemon, soft perfume, herbal, soft floral, with earthy ground and soft pungent spice. Delicate hop profile, although many of the flavors are strong. Finishes dry and oily. Tastes good. Feels good. Good drinkability.

A solid IIPA. Not as earth-shattering to this palate as to others it seems. It's good, I'll have to try a fresher bottle sometime to see if the hops have died down significantly.

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Founders Double Trouble from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.2 out of 5 with 6,437 ratings
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