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Founders Breakfast Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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100
world-class

11,285 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 11,285
Reviews: 3,193
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 9.29%
Wants: 1,057
Gots: 2,371 | 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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BeerEngineer

California

5/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

General: Again found in a tiny beer store, thrilled to find it so I picked up 8 of them. Even at $8 a bottle (I’m in California), it’s worth every penny.

Appearance: Blacker than pitch with a magical tan head. The head is quick diminishing but it leaves lovely lace on the glass.

Aroma: Every ingredient on the label you can tell is in the glass by smell alone. The most pronounced scents are coffee and chocolate but there is a slight oatmeal heartiness that you can detect. Amazing!

Mouthfeel: So good I can’t describe it differently than “perfect”. This is what a stout should be as far as mouthfeel. It’s a little thick with a perfect carbonation.

Taste: Breakfast stout is the perfect name for this beer, it is breakfast in a glass. Tomorrow I’m actually going to have one when I wake up, the coffee and chocolate in it are a great combination and the oatmeal gives it great texture and smooths out the taste.

Overall: One of the best stouts that I’ve ever had. I really enjoy this one. I should have bought more when I had the chance, now I just need to ration it for the next couple of weeks.

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2014 18:48:21 | More by BeerEngineer
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Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
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