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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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world-class

8,193 Ratings
THE BROS
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world-class

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Ratings: 8,193
Reviews: 2,498
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 8.64%
Wants: 3,161
Gots: 2,944 | FT: 210
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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sevenarts

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5/5  rDev +8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A: Dark brownish black, small head that quickly dissipates and leaves behind some modest lacing.

S: Rich bourbony alcohol, dark coffee, very sweet and roasty.

T/M: The coffee and the bourbon from the barrel aging blend together so well. The bourbon flavors come through clearly but aren't overpowering at all. Sweet up front followed by the bitterness of the coffee. It goes down so smooth and creamy. The alcohol becomes just a little more prominent as it warms, adding a pleasantly warming sensation to the follow-through.

O: This is just amazing. Delicious, creamy, layered, and very easy-drinking. Its hype is very much justified, though I wish I could get more.

Serving type: bottle

03-25-2012 22:07:58 | More by sevenarts
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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
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