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Founders Breakfast Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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100
world-class

11,776 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 11,776
Reviews: 3,221
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 9.29%
Wants: 1,164
Gots: 2,562 | FT: 157
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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Photo of gkatsoris
4.23/5  rDev -6.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: black as night with a thick foamy head. The head was huge and left crazy lacing on the glass.

S: nuts and peanut shells. Chocolate. Cocoa. Slight licorice. And slightly alcoholy.

T: coffee and chocolate. Dark bitter chocolate. Nutty. Licorice. Woody.

M: thick and full bodied. Nice coat left on the tongue.

O: I love stout season. And this beer is one of the reasons I look forward to it each year.

gkatsoris, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of Ltserge10
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Ltserge10, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of grniz3
4/5  rDev -11.5%

grniz3, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of Seefeldt
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

Seefeldt, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of comfortablynirm
5/5  rDev +10.6%

comfortablynirm, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of SourAddict
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

SourAddict, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of cofeeguru
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

cofeeguru, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of FrostyJenbaJuice
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

FrostyJenbaJuice, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of SFC21
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

SFC21, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of cleonile2000
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

cleonile2000, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of SweJon
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

SweJon, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of Bills453
4.98/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Poured from a bottle...mmm.

Appearance - dark, dark, dark black...mmm.

Smell - malty, choclatey, robust coffee with a hint of caramel...mmm.

Taste - same as smell and it is delicious! I have had founders before, and it is top 3 stouts and it might be my favorite...mmm.

Mouthfeel - thick, robust, very nice...mmm.

Overall - 5/5!

Bills453, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of hailgob
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

hailgob, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of redleg64
5/5  rDev +10.6%

redleg64, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of CookingWine
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

CookingWine, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of stephengraniero
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

stephengraniero, Oct 07, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

kevrob802, Oct 07, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

GringoKid, Oct 07, 2012
Photo of BeerOps
4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

BeerOps, Oct 06, 2012
Photo of dvmin98
4.68/5  rDev +3.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had this multiple times in bottle and draft. Absolutely love the chocolate/coffee smell and flavor. Deep body. I have a few bottles that I have aged a couple of years and they are only more delicious. This is my go to stout, so when its released, I grab as many cases as I can.

The only thing better from Founders are KBS and CBS. Great job guys!

dvmin98, Oct 06, 2012
Photo of Odysseyalien
4.28/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

I didn't think I'd like this - generally a fan of dipa's and big fan of english barleywines. Had on tap at Coopers in NYC Lower EAst Side. Delicious! Chocolate hits you right on the front and the alcohol is quite subtle. Very nice change of pace!!!

Odysseyalien, Oct 06, 2012
Photo of mfigueroa713
4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

mfigueroa713, Oct 06, 2012
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5/5  rDev +10.6%

Angryzen, Oct 06, 2012
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5/5  rDev +10.6%

Thunderchief, Oct 06, 2012
Photo of mbabble
4.25/5  rDev -6%

mbabble, Oct 06, 2012
Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 11,776 ratings.