Founders Pale Ale | Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
3.69/5
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2,784 Ratings
Founders Pale AleFounders Pale Ale
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
100% Cascade hops.
35 IBU

Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-10-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#30,855
Reviews:
839
Ratings:
2,784
pDev:
11.11%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
59
Gots:
378
Trade:
1
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3/5  rDev -18.7%

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Photo of shand
3.87/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Founders Pale Ale is a much more classic-styled pale ale than even SNPA. Besides the hoppy aroma from the dry hopping, the flavor itself is delicate with floral/citrus hops and grainy malts. Very quaffable, if lacking a bit in excitement. Overall, a solid pale ale in a style that's beginning to die out.

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3/5  rDev -18.7%

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3/5  rDev -18.7%

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4/5  rDev +8.4%

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4/5  rDev +8.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

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Founders Pale Ale from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.69 out of 5 with 2,784 ratings
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