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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)

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8,001 Ratings
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Ratings: 8,001
Reviews: 2,495
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 8.64%
Wants: 3,113
Gots: 2,862 | FT: 207
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  11.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
This stout is brewed with a hint of coffee and vanilla then aged in oak bourbon barrels for over a year.

Note, this is NOT simply barrel-aged Breakfast Stout. It is an entirely different beer.

Now labeled as "KBS."

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-13-2004)
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Flipadelphia84

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4.47/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A- Couldn't be blacker, looks lower in carbonation and has a very dark mocha head, again about as dark as I have seen. A heavy lacing covers the glass as it goes down.

S- Heavy on the bourbon, coffee comes in second. Chocolate and a very slight roastyness. Bourbon really takes over the nose.

T- The bourbon is very up front and makes it a little boozy. Roasted coffee malts and chocolate. All in all, its very balanced and delicious.

M- About as heavy of a stout I've had. Coats the throat. Carbonation is just right for a stout. Exceptional.

Overall, this beer is very well balanced it may be a little boozy for my taste but that is what your getting into with a bourbon aged stout. It's Founders Breakfast Stout with added complexity. Really Good!

Serving type: bottle

03-27-2011 22:15:01 | More by Flipadelphia84
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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
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