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RATINGS: 2088   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Pours silky black with a creamy tan head. The nose is sweet with strong chocolate and caramel malt presence. No absence of hops gives Foundersí robust porter the full flavor you deserve and expect. Cozy like velvet. Itís a lover, not a fighter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
steadyj (87) - Kentucky, USA - JUL 29, 2011
Extremely dark brown, almost black. Mouthfeel is very thick and creamy. Very full bodied. Taste is slightly chocolate, big roasted malt backbone, slightly sweet and balanced with a nice bitter finish. At 6.5% ABV you can have a few no problem. The aroma is full and rich. An amazing beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
doppelthat (47) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUL 28, 2011
This beers smells of rich chocolate malts with a brush or smokiness. It lingers with a bit of hop bite at the end. It pours a jet black body with a bubblier head than expected which was brown in color. It tastes of milk chocolate and a bit of smoke with some lingering hop bitterness. This beer is very smooth almost like velvet and with an abv of 6.5% this beer could be a dangerous porter if too many are consumed, but damn delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Reynolds314 (3328) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 26, 2011
Could this be the perfect porter? Everything you want out of the style is here. A light roastyness and mild sweetness with notes of chocolate, coffee, caramel, and burnt malts. I love this beer and always like having some around.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bierkitty (167) - Elysburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 25, 2011
Beautiful chocolate milk colored head. Aroma of lots of chocolate and a little coffee. Flavor echos the aroma. Itís well balanced with dry and slightly bitter finish. Yum!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
magsinva (1105) - Virginia, USA - JUL 14, 2011
Bottle - dark brown with a 4 fingers of chocolate brown head. Aroma is chocolate, toast, caramel. Fabulous nose! Leans mildly bitter. Palate is thick like pudding, and very smooth. Iím getting chocolate on the finish with a little spiciness of alcohol. Very nice!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jlruthven (609) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 14, 2011
Finally got around to picking some of these up. Bottle pours into a pint glass a rich black, with only the slightest hints of brown when held to the light. Half-inch light tan head. Nose is very chocolatey, with some coffee and dark bread. Taste is...wow. More chocolate and coffee, heavily roasted malts, oatmeal stout smoothness. I literally canít believe how good this is.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
williamstome (1709) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 12, 2011
Black pour, small brown head. Aroma is chocolate with roasty notes.mmm. Flavor is big milk chocolate with a roasty finish and chewy, full mouthfeel

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ryanfolty (2411) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - JUL 7, 2011
Date: June 28, 2011 Mode: Draft Source: Founderís, Grand Rapids, MI Appearance: Dark brown with medium amount of head Aroma: Coffee/Chocolate Flavor: consistent with aroma Other: A very good porter, but not quite as tasty as Bellís version.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TheGB (578) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JUL 2, 2011
Pours black with little head. Nice malt aroma, nice porter taste and good balance. Not as much else there as I remembered.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pivnizub (10187) - Bochum, PorķřŪ, GERMANY - JUL 2, 2011
Bottle: Literally black, as usual, small stable lacy tanned head; leathery-fruity, not too toasty, nose with some herbal hops underneath; solid bitter-sweet flavour, soft and medium bodied; slightly lingering toasty-leathery finish, accompanied by a light acidity. Fine Porter.....

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