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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

8,111 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 8,111
Reviews: 2,497
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 8.64%
Wants: 3,140
Gots: 2,900 | FT: 209
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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taylor714914

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4.3/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.25

You want coffee, vanilla, bourbon, toasted malts, hints of bitterness, sweet wisps charred oak and a whole lot of loving from a glass?

Welcome KBS, a standout founders offering.

Beer is straight solid, absolutely enjoyable for breakfast. Only point to ding it on is the thin mouthfeel. It's surprisingly odd since KBS coats the inside of the glass, but it comes across as thin. Otherwise it would be 4.5s all around.

Serving type: bottle

06-18-2013 23:02:46 | More by taylor714914
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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
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