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Review: Founders Barrel Runner 08/07/2018


Reviewed By: Herr Mike
Style: Double/Imperial IPA
State/Country: Michigan
ABV: 11.1%
Serving Type: 12 oz
 
Look: 9
Hazy orange color, medium thick white head, stringy lacing
 
 
Smell: 8
Rum, fruity, wood
 
 
Taste: 8.5
Orange, grapefruit, pineapple, rum, caramel, wet grass, wood, pine
 
 
Mouthfeel: 8
Medium dry with medium carbonation
 
 
 
Drinkability: 8
Tropical fruit up front and rum throughout with a caramel backbone and a slight piney finish
 
 
Overall Score: 8.3
 
Value: 8
Cost/12 oz serving: $3.75
 
 
Overall Impression:
I love DIPA's and rum so I had to try this and it was OK. Some tropical fruit notes and then the rum came in but it wasn't too hot. Not my favorite from Founders but worth a try if you want to spend the coin.

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