All Day IPA | Founders Brewing Company

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All Day IPAAll Day IPA
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3.87/5
Very Good
7,499 Ratings
All Day IPAAll Day IPA
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly Endurance - All Day IPA.

Added by Avagadro on 06-05-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#10,769
Reviews:
1,060
Ratings:
7,499
pDev:
11.63%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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268
Gots:
2,643
Trade:
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Ratings: 7,499 |  Reviews: 1,060
Photo of Vert1go749
3.94/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mblack62
3.54/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mlatvakokko
4.04/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Kmkapalka
4.24/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of HorseheadsHophead
4.13/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

L: Clear honey gold with a rocky white head. Moderate retention. A film remains. Sheets of lacing.

S: Grapefruit and pine. The classic IPA aroma. It smells really good right now, though. Grapefruit juice as well as peel and zest and oils. Pine needle, orange peel, and light bready, toasty malt.

T: Big pink grapefruit juice, flesh, pith, and peel, all in perfect harmony. Big essence of grapefruit--sweet, sour, and bitter all at once. Lightly toasty, bready malt in the middle with hints of caramel and honey. A touch of orange and mango as well. Nice sticky pine on the back end, slightly resinous and vibrant. Finishes crisp, with a slight lingering stickiness of resin and a light piney bitterness.

F: Light, but not watery. Very well carbonated. Finishes fairly crisp and clean save a sticky hop resin that coats the palate.

O: I can't believe I haven't reviewed this earlier. This beer is the progenitor of the session IPA substyle, and still one of the best. A really great beer on its merits.

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Photo of gmcb_5
3.75/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Leif_Eriksson
3.71/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Crushable. Nice to see it in Calgary!

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Photo of UWDAWG
3.55/5  rDev -8.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 ounce bottle poured into a IPA glass.

Look- Golden, above average head retention, small particle sediment.
Smell- Piney, bready.
Taste- Piney, watery finish.
Feel- Thin/light body, above average carbonation.
Overall- Not an abundance of flavor especially on the backend.

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Photo of Kwright
4.14/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of AleManDan
3.64/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

Photo of tucson_brewson
4.01/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

19.2 oz can poured into a pint glass.

L - Pours a hazy amber/copper color with a bit of transparency and a generous inch or so of soapy white foam that leaves a good lacing throughout. Looks like a lighter IPA.

S - Piney hops, citrus rind, resin, grass, cereal grain, a slight sweetness to it but the typical piney IPA is dominant.

T - Lemon, orange, grapefruit, a little bit of malt and hops, some spice, astringent alcohol bite to finish. Nothing overpowers or stands out, so it's pretty balanced.

F - Light and crisp, definitely drinkable for an all-day session, so it fits the name. Decent carbonation but not too bubbly. Finishes slightly dry but refreshing. It's like an IPA that drinks almost like a lager.

O - A nice, lighter offering for those summer days when you want to knock back a few but not feel knocked out. Has a nice balance of bittersweet and sour from the hops and citrus with just a touch of malty sweetness. If you're looking to break into IPAs, this is a good starter option. And hey, this is my 100th beer review, so cheers to that.

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Photo of CoasterGuy
3.12/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Marcgrams
4.27/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of dboivin
4.02/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Smell does not do the actual taste justice. Smell is very weak but the taste comes with a good piney citrus flavor that isn’t overwhelming and has very mild bitterness. Could definitely drink this IPA all day

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Photo of Mandpasbury
3.68/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a nice golden color, thin head, light lacing. Muted aroma but not out of the ordinary for a session IPA. It has a well-balanced flavor, a good piney flavor with a hint of citrus without one ingredient overpowering the other but still nothing really popping out. It has a good feel, somewhat light and crispy without being overbearing, on the palate. With the low ABV, I can see this being a good all-day beer, though it is a bit bland for me, but not bad at all.

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Photo of Sigmund
3.74/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Sample from bottle at Vectura-messe. Also available on tap and bottle at Cardinal Pub & Bar, Stavanger. Golden colour, white head. Fresh American grapefruity and piney hops throughout, in both aroma and flavour,

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Photo of 2market
3.86/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Really good session IPA

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Photo of sudsy77
3.83/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rhgonzalez28
3.83/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of bubbler
3.52/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Pippuri
3.93/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Paradox1000
3.5/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ajdemma
3.77/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of PuffySAJ
4.15/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A pleasant IPA that is crisp and citrusy with a nice, lingering aftertaste. The name is perfect for this brew. All Day IPA will be just that: all day drinkability.

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Photo of blissfulNemo
3.99/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

All Day IPA from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.87 out of 5 with 7,499 ratings