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Founders Breakfast Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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world-class

11,289 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 11,289
Reviews: 3,193
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 9.29%
Wants: 1,057
Gots: 2,370 | FT: 155
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with flaked oats, bitter and sweetened imported chocolates, Sumatra and Kona coffee.
60 IBU
Released on Sept. 1, 2010.

(Beer added by: marburg on 07-26-2003)
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Bauzen

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4.23/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Black as night, thick as motor oil. I've heard it thins over time. Probably would have enjoyed it more if I waited for that to happen. Thick beer in the dead of summer isn't the best choice.

Smells of Coffee and Chocolate - much like you'd expect.
Tastes like Coffee and Chocolate - much like you'd expect.

Leaves bitterness on the palate on the finish. Not sure how much of that is the density of the beer.

Overall, I'm not a huge fan of these kinds of stouts on a regular basis - but when I do drink them, I prefer KBS or Bourbon County. This would be good for someone that wants a more reasonable ABV than those two options, though.

Serving type: bottle

06-10-2013 16:37:11 | More by Bauzen
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Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 11,289 ratings.