Founders Centennial IPA | Founders Brewing Company

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8,317 Ratings
Founders Centennial IPAFounders Centennial IPA
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
65 IBU

Added by beernut7 on 08-13-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
8,317
Reviews:
1,985
Avg:
4.11
pDev:
10.46%
 
 
Wants:
420
Gots:
2,120
For Trade:
11
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Ratings: 8,317 |  Reviews: 1,985
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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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3.79/5  rDev -7.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: a deep reddish orange. small off-white head that leaves little to no lacing. fairly hazy

Smell: floral and citrus hops. sweeter malts

Taste: strong hop flavor. florals and citrus. some spiciness. toasty caramel malts. as it gets warmer the spiciness develops into a strong crystal malt presence that takes over in a bad way.

Mouthfeel: pretty strong bitterness and fairly light for the content. strong spicy crystal malt left over

Overall: it was good at first but as it warms it becomes worse and worse.

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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5/5  rDev +21.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.69/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured into McDonald's collector glass (I'm...away from my glassware at the moment). Slightly cloudy amber/orange with a thinner white head that sticks around and leaves nice lacing. Smell is attenuated fruity/herbal hops with hefty crackery malts behind it. Taste is a glorious mix of spicy, herbal and fruity hops with crackery malt with some sweetness. Very complex, alcohol is a little noticeable but it is a stronger IPA. Still incredibly drinkable, excellent beer. Mouthfeel is smooth and medium-full.

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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Founders Centennial IPA from Founders Brewing Company
4.11 out of 5 based on 8,317 ratings.
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