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Founders Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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Ratings: 5,361
Reviews: 1,572
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 8.7%
Wants: 482
Gots: 1,280 | FT: 111
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
90 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-12-2005)
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WastingFreetime

Wisconsin

4.35/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Reviewed from notes.

A. Pitch black with a fluffy fine-bubbled two finger dark tan head that sticks around for quite some time but has minimal lacing qualities.

S. Triple Espresso with a light dash of dark fruit esters, roasty toasted malt aroma...perhaps a hint of molasses / burnt brown sugar aroma as well.

T. Strong black coffee and charred ashen malt, all of the elements from the nose, even MORE molasses, dark fruit and hardly any booziness from the high ABV. Finish is more milk chocolate than baking chocolate.

M. Thick creamy and delicious. Silky smooth.

Serving type: bottle

03-18-2012 02:26:16 | More by WastingFreetime
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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 5,361 ratings.