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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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BA SCORE
100
world-class

8,017 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 8,017
Reviews: 2,495
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 8.64%
Wants: 3,116
Gots: 2,866 | FT: 208
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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RTJakarta

Kentucky

4.85/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Pours a gorgeous dark brown, without much a head, and without much lacing. On the pour, this beer looks as thick as molasses. I'm not sure if I find this more intimidating or inviting. Definitely has me excited.

Smells mostly like chocolate and coffee to me. A little backdrop of bourbon. If I smell it really quickly, it almost smells like a tasty, tasty chocolate milk.

Holy mother of God, this is one of the tastiest beers I have ever had. Thick, rich chocolate-ty goodness. Definitely coffee, and a little bit of a bourbon-y taste. Myself, I'm not tasting much of a vanilla presence, but I'm not too mad about it.

Mouthfeel is a full, rich, and thick. After you start drinking this bad boy, it really sticks with you. I'm going to be happy having this linger in my mouth when I'm done.

Overall, I've been waiting for what seems like an eternity for this beer, and I'm so happy I finally got it. If you can't tell....I'm a huge fan just like everyone else. Believe the hype for this beer. Incredible.

Serving type: bottle

03-23-2011 22:41:20 | More by RTJakarta
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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
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