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Bottles of Founders Blushing Monk
A Brief History of Blushing Monk

The history of Blushing Monk takes us back to 2005 when it was known as, get this, ‘Imperial Raz Master.’ Where did we pull the name ‘Blushing Monk from? Well, ‘Monk’ is a reference to its Belgian-style and ‘Blushing’ refers to its pinkish-red color of the liquid. Our previous Head Brewer, Nate Walser, and current...

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Canal Street Brewing Co. packaging with Founders Pale Ale
A Brief History On Why Founders is Called Founders

Ever wonder why Founders is called ‘Founders?’ Years and years (and years) ago, when Mike and Dave decided to open up a brewery, their first step was securing a location. They had their eye on a historic building in downtown Grand Rapids, MI and, after speaking with the property developer, they learned some interesting information...

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Bottle of Founders Endurance Ale and All Day IPA
A Brief History of All Day IPA

It started in 2009. Our Brewmaster, Jeremy Kosmicki, wanted a beer that was easy to drink, light in alcohol, yet just as flavorful as a full-bodied IPA. Try as he might, he just couldn’t find one to fit that specific criteria. So, he did as any good brewer would, and set out to brew the...

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Bottle of Founders Kentucky Breakfast Stout
A Brief History of KBS

Hey everyone, Jeremy here to share some knowledge – ahem, beer knowledge – with you. KBS season is officially in full swing and I thought some of you might be interested to hear about where and how it all began. So, grab a KBS, pour it in the appropriate glassware, take a sip, settle in...

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KBS barrel stave guitar with two bottle of KBS stout on barrel next to it
KBS Guitar Contest and Nitro KBS

Happy Monday, Cadre! Since its inception in 2001, KBS has developed an impassioned craft following and a reputation for being one of the best stouts in the world. To celebrate this year-round release we’re inviting our followers and superfans (that’s you!) to enter for a chance to win a custom KBS-inspired guitar!

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KBS barrel stave guitar with two bottle of KBS stout on barrel next to it
KBS Guitar Contest

Since its inception in 2001, KBS has developed an impassioned craft following and a reputation for being one of the best stouts in the world. To celebrate this year-round release we’re inviting our fans (that’s you!) to enter for a chance to win a custom KBS-inspired guitar!   

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