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Founders Breakfast Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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world-class

11,130 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 11,130
Reviews: 3,190
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 9.07%
Wants: 1,034
Gots: 2,303 | FT: 156
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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CraftAleRookie

Pennsylvania

4.83/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Poured into a large DFH Snifter (number 6 in a series of tastings for the 2010 Holiday). It's sitting on the desk next to the PC monitor as I type this (I've not started the review yet), and I can smell it from here (love the surface area that the large snifter provides for)!

A- Black like liquid coal. Little to no head, which I'm attributing to the large glass and not the brew- as I had one last night in a Pint Glass and it had a wonderful two-finger tan head that slowly went to very nice lacing.

S- Coffee and Chocolate, with hints of hop and malts. Cocoa powder like chocolate hints on the nose and tongue.

T- I am biased here- I bought a case of this brew recently and have decided it's my favorite stout. Coffee and chocolate superbly blended with malt and hop- a flavor combination that is befitting the winter storm that is blowing snow outside as I type this! The kicker (literally) is that the alcohol is hidden very well.

M- Velvety smooth, slight fizz, thick and full body.

D- The most I've ever had in one sitting is three, and every one was as superb as the other. Very drinkable, enjoyable, and hard to keep on the shelf ;-)

Serving type: bottle

12-26-2010 21:48:19 | More by CraftAleRookie
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Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
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