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Founders CBS Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

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Founders CBS Imperial StoutFounders CBS Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

2,313 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,313
Reviews: 753
rAvg: 4.66
pDev: 10.09%
Wants: 2,865
Gots: 514 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  10.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: CRJMellor on 02-01-2009)
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MrVonzipper

California

4.9/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Thanks to DarthKostrizer for letting get a piece of this amazing treat.
Pitch black. Rich, oily, glass coating viscosity. Amazing foamy light brown head with the best retention I've ever seen on a beer. It lasts pretty much forever if you move the glass which inevitable.

Very nice nose full of chocolate brownie, light coffe and maple syrup.

Flavor is stupid good. Amazing balance, very easy to drink. Lovely smoky-maple, rich but not overly sweet chocolate brownie or more like a flourless chocolate cake and nice balanced coffee notes make up the flavor characteristics.

The mouthfeel has a wonderful velvetty and creamy viscosity that's coats the palate perfectly. Full bodied with low carbonation.

Overall it's one beer that absolutely lives up to the hype. A very well made stout I'd love to get some more of. Can't wait to try it again.

Serving type: bottle

11-20-2011 18:42:49 | More by MrVonzipper
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Founders CBS Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 2,313 ratings.