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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

8,358 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 8,358
Reviews: 2,502
rAvg: 4.63
pDev: 8.86%
Wants: 3,217
Gots: 3,029 | FT: 215
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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5/5  rDev +8%

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5/5  rDev +8%

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California

4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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Heretic42

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -8.2%

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cornejo

California

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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Burkbom23

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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California

4.5/5  rDev -2.8%

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surfcaster

North Carolina

4.73/5  rDev +2.2%

2013 Bottle enjoyed in parallel with an Event Horizon

A: Pitch black in a tulip. Pour with low carbonation and a thin small brown head that tracked down the glass.

S: Even after warming on the counter, this kept smelling better through the pour. Lots of bourbon with some light coffee and vanilla notes.

T: Just delightful. Bourbon hits you first but is so integrated that the other flavors immediately follow as you send this one to the back of the tongue. Even at 11%+, no burn at all and a long lingering finish.

M: Decadent. Rich, smooth.

O: Just about perfect. I love having this in a 12oz format to enjoy by myself and if I want to share, I just open a second. One of the best examples of the style there is. MAKE MORE.

02-10-2014 01:05:20 | More by surfcaster
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Vermont

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +8%

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Michigan

5/5  rDev +8%

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New York

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Kentucky

5/5  rDev +8%

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Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +8%

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Virginia

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Ohio

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California

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%

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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
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