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Founders Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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Ratings: 5,371
Reviews: 1,572
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 8.7%
Wants: 481
Gots: 1,282 | 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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tobelerone

Connecticut

4.53/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A big foamy chocolate milk colored head on top of an opaque black beer, Excellent retention and tons of lacing on the glass. Strong aroma of espresso, chocolate, and dark, roasty malt. Very fragrant.

Taste follows the aroma closely, with tons of freshly brewed espresso flavor, dark chocolate, and roast. Full bodied, chewy, low carbonation, all around superb mouthfeel. Sticky, gently sweet, low hop bitterness just hiding underneath it all, emerging a bit in the finish.

Tremendous imperial stout, one of my favorites. Just a big chocolate and coffee beer milkshake.

Serving type: bottle

01-17-2012 19:12:30 | More by tobelerone
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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 5,371 ratings.