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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

2,312 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2,312
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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klaybie

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4.78/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I cannot believe I got a bottle! Poured into a pint glass.

A: Looks like a great imperial stout! Ink black with a two finger khaki colored head, great lacing down the glass.

N: Predominant smell of alcohol (whiskey) with maple sweetness and chocolate in contention and coffee base. A bit too much bourbon aroma for my liking, but that is just my personal preference.

T: Early hit of whiskey but not too stong or overpowering and no heat from any alcohol. Maple sweetness and coffee come in to balance and bitter chocolate flavors are there to round this beer out. Fantastic!!

M: Viscous, thick just like an imperial stout should be. Perfect.

O: A world class stout! I would love to have this again and consider myself truly lucky to have gotten a bottle. Wonderful!!

Serving type: bottle

10-07-2011 22:20:47 | More by klaybie
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Founders CBS Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 2,312 ratings.