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Founders Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders Imperial StoutFounders Imperial Stout

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5,666 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,666
Reviews: 1,589
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 8.72%
Wants: 507
Gots: 1,361 | 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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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 5,666 ratings.