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Founders Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders Imperial StoutFounders Imperial Stout

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5,387 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,387
Reviews: 1,573
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 8.7%
Wants: 482
Gots: 1,289 | 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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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Poured from 12 oz. bottle into a tulip glass

A - Pitch black. The viscous way the beer pours is a sight to behold. A roasty umber head forms on top.

S - Dark cherry, pipe tobacco, espresso, and a hint of grapefruit invite you in for a sip.

T - Much like the nose, but amplified tenfold. Perfectly roasty and boozy. The finish is sweet with a slight alcohol burn to let you know this beer means business.

M - Velvety and heavy.

O - One of the best Russian Imperials out there. This beer is meant for enjoying during some fireside reading on a cold winter's eve. The four pack lends itself perfectly to enjoying two now and cellaring away two for later.

Serving type: bottle

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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 5,387 ratings.