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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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100
world-class

9,450 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 9,450
Reviews: 2,611
rAvg: 4.62
pDev: 8.87%
Wants: 4,009
Gots: 3,624 | FT: 250
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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-13-2004

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."
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Poured from a 12 oz. bottle into a pint glass

A: Black with minimal carbonation. Thin brown head that disappears quickly.

S: Bourbon with hints of chocolate and coffee. The ABV comes through in the smell as well.

T: Chocolate, coffee, and bourbon. Nice warm medium alchohol aftertaste. Starts a bit bitter and ends with a slight sweet aftertaste.

M: For a stout I don't think it has a syrup type of thickness that matches it's look. Minimal if nonexistant carbonation.

O: Very nice. I was initially taken aback by the lack of carbonation - I thought I might have had a bad bottle. Worked as designed.

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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
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