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Founders Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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6,007 Ratings
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Ratings: 6,007
Reviews: 1,606
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 8.72%
Wants: 554
Gots: 1,440 | FT: 118
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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12oz bottle poured into snifter

A: Dark as the soul of a serial killer, beautiful tight Hershey colored head that is gone in a flash

S: deep fig, chocolate, nice roast and licorice smell too

T: chocolate charr as it pushes a roast coffee with a sweet licorice taste and a slight metallic on the end

M: this beer you have to chew and it just envelops and coats your tongue and clings on after you have finished

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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,007 ratings.