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RATINGS: 2137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99/5   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pours silky black with a creamy tan head. The nose is sweet with strong chocolate and caramel malt presence. No absence of hops gives Founders robust porter the full flavor you deserve and expect. Cozy like velvet. Its a lover, not a fighter.

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4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Beerathon (1683) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2012
Black with creamy brown thick head that lasts the entire glass. Chocolate and coffee in aroma and taste, that has a great bitterness to it. Probably the best porter Ive ever had.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlackHaddock (6774) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2017
Last beer on my second flight in Devilicious, Temecula California on 10th Feb 2017. Another beer I found in this bar that I have wanted to try for ages, so pleased we were recommended this place. Jet black with a tanned top. Roasted, toasted malts in the nose, dark chocolate esters too. Taste has a little fruitiness, but the malts rule this easy drinking, smooth Porter: liked it a lot.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fajry (1882) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - FEB 21, 2017
Flasa z beershop.sk. Cierna farba, hneda pena. Vona prazenych sladov, kava, prezrete ovocie, cokolada. Chut prezreteho cerveneho ovocia, horkej cokolady, kavy. Na konci suche kakao, kava. Dlha dochut. Plne telo, stredna nasytenost. Vyborne.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
lmojoh (566) - Troms, NORWAY - FEB 17, 2017
Flaske fra Vinmonopolet Jekta Troms delt med DjOeye. Aroma trr duft, kaffenoter, sjokolade, vanilje. Utseende sort med beige skum. Smak kaffe, vanilje, sjokolade, mocca. En porter i egen klasse med god smak og balanse. Godt l

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
djoeye (4256) - Troms, NORWAY - FEB 17, 2017
Founders Porter: Aroma; caramel pudding, vanilla nut, milky roasted malts, light chocolate, wow. Look; light brown head, black body. Taste; chocolate, caramel, dry prune, nuts, vanilla, milky chocolate, smooth cocoa and finishes soft tasty chocolate mocca. Feel; soft, gentle, fully. Overall; top taste, wonderful. [35.5cl btl 6.5% 45ibu BB04082017 [email protected] Langnes Troms]

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
anderson01 (351) - Idaho, USA - FEB 12, 2017
Black in color with a thin tan head that receeds quickly. Thin collar that leaves nice lacing. Aroma is chocolate, vanilla and cherry. Silky texture. Medium-bodied. Sweet at first than finishes with a slight bitterness that lingers in the mouth. Taste like the dry Nesquick. With everything going on in this beer i understand the 100 out of 100. Great porter.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ration (2174) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 7, 2017
070217. Bottle at Artturi, Tampere. Pours black with a nice head. Aroma burnt malts, chocolate. Smooth bodied. Very well balanced. Not. Bad.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
mschroeg (2) - Leavenworth, Kansas, USA - FEB 5, 2017 does not count
I had the good fortune of visiting Grand Rapids, Mi In 2014. Founders Brewery was the 1st stop on our itinerary as was the brewery store. I do not remember the food at the place, but the flavor, aroma and taste, ALL of their offerings were most impresive. Now that Im back in Kansas I highly recommend the Porter, Dirty Bastard and Oatmeal Stout.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tognetta (824) - So Paulo, BRAZIL - FEB 5, 2017
Totalmente negra, espuma marrom de boa formao e mdia persistncia. Aroma mais para cacau/chocolate, nozes, menor intensidade caf. No paladar mdio amargor torrado e mdio dulor de caramelo. Corpo cremoso e mdia carbonatao. Final de mdia persistncia, trs mais nozes, leve baunilha e cacau, otimo drinkability.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vinivini (1702) - BELARUS - FEB 5, 2017
Bottle. Petroleum black colour, medium-sized tan head. Good lacing. Intense roasted aroma that of malts and coffee. Some brandy. Medium body. Velvety mouth feel. Sweetish flavour brings the notes of coffee, dark chocolate, brandy. Light bitterness gives balance to it all. Good job. That said I am not really fond of beers with big dessert flavours like that.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rafalopez (6) - Castellar del Valles, SPAIN - JAN 31, 2017 does not count
No soy un entendido pero muy buena porter. Negra opaca, con olor y sabor caracterstico a malta tostada, con notas de caf y chocolate. Deja el paladar algo seco quizs. Para repetir.


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