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Founders Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders Imperial StoutFounders Imperial Stout

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6,377 Ratings
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Ratings: 6,377
Reviews: 1,658
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 8.49%
Wants: 594
Gots: 1,658 | FT: 125
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-12-2005

90 IBU
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours dense thick black with a cocoa head of tight bubbles that dissipates to a ring. Some surprising lace.

Deep roasted malt, dark rich coffee, a little booze, some earth and some carbon.

Smooth rich brew with dark deep charred malt, and associated bitterness. As the palate clears, some hop leaf, but not enough to get in the way. Some alcohol, but you'd never know this is 10.5%. Long smooth pleasant bitter finish.

Full and thick brew, with a little carbonation tingle on the tongue, almost acidic.

Been looking for this for years. Wonderful and dangerously drinkable.

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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,377 ratings.