Tag Archives: Founders Brewing Company

TBP Podcast: Founders Brewing Co.’s Mike Stevens

(Mike, the NY area Founders Team, and I) On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 I went to Blind Tiger Ale House for its annual VSK (Very Special Keg) event featuring rare craft beers that the manager and owner have been saving … Continue reading

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Founders Bolt Cutter Barleywine

BREWERY’S DESCRIPTION: Bolt Cutter is a cellarable barley wine with an ABV of 15%. Dry-hopped with a mountain of Cascade hops, it’s balanced by a malty sweetness and spicy complexity, resulting from barrel aging some of it in bourbon barrels, some … Continue reading

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Fighting the Fall / Winter Chill w/ Seasonal Craft Beers

As the temperature begins to dip in the Fall craft beer drinkers worldwide begin their drinking of higher ABV, malt forward beers. For many Fall seasonal beers begin with pumpkin ales and oktoberfest beers. However, this year I found myself … Continue reading

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Founders Curmudgeon Old Ale

Bottled 4/13/12 BREWERY’S DESCRIPTION: Think classic seafaring ports, local pubs, and weathered old fishermen. This old ale is brewed with molasses and an insane focus on the malt bill, then oak-aged. The result is a strong, rich, malty delight that’s deceptively … Continue reading

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Founders Night @ Rattle n Hum

(picture edited to prominently display the Founders tap handles) On Tuesday, August 7, 2012 NYC craft beer enthusiasts gathered at Rattle n Hum, a well known craft beer bar to get a chance to taste some of the most sought … Continue reading

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Beer Review: Founders Frangelic Mountain Brown

BREWERY’S DESCRIPTION “Frangelic Mountain Brown is the quintessential taproom “one-off” beer: Founders’ brewers created the Mountain Brown series for their taproom in Grand Rapids in 2007. Frangelic Mountain Brown is the 16th iteration in the series of popular brown ales—and … Continue reading

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