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Founders Breakfast Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

11,259 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 11,259
Reviews: 3,193
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 9.29%
Wants: 1,053
Gots: 2,358 | 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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ambiguousfigures

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -22.6%

07-20-2014 20:01:50 | More by ambiguousfigures
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New Jersey

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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djchrismac

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

07-20-2014 15:43:04 | More by djchrismac
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John_Beeryman

Virginia

3/5  rDev -33.6%

07-20-2014 14:33:03 | More by John_Beeryman
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BcOneSeven

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -11.5%

07-20-2014 13:52:29 | More by BcOneSeven
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Kettle1

South Carolina

4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

07-20-2014 01:39:46 | More by Kettle1
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nkelley77

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

07-19-2014 19:57:45 | More by nkelley77
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Sellen

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -11.5%

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CraigTravor

Tennessee

4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

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4/5  rDev -11.5%

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Nevada

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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AnthonySkatz

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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esktime

Ohio

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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Kansas

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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ELS

Florida

4.54/5  rDev +0.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Great stout. If I hadn't had a KBS a week earlier I would say one of the best. Rather than go through the usual A-S-T-M review that a thousand other BA's have done before me, I just want to talk about how important it is to age this beer for approx. 8-12 months. I realize that it's only 8.3% abv and not bourbon barelled, but when you drink this beer fresh right off the shelf it has a bit of a hop bite that doesn't blend well with the malt and the mouthfeel isn't smooth and creamy. At six months it still isn't quite right but starting around eight months it becomes a great beer. Now here's the strange part, I age the bottles at 36 degrees. I don't know why it works (all my higher abv imperial stouts are aged at 68 degrees) it just does.

Serving type: bottle

07-19-2014 00:18:48 | More by ELS
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Kelcarell

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

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New Hampshire

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

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Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -6%

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -22.6%

07-18-2014 03:58:02 | More by Phoodcritic
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California

4/5  rDev -11.5%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -6%

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Colorado

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

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Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -6%

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Ohio

5/5  rDev +10.6%

07-18-2014 00:58:57 | More by AnthonyD12
Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 11,259 ratings.