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Founders CBS Imperial Stout - Founders Brewing Company

Founders CBS Imperial StoutFounders CBS Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

2,268 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 2268
Reviews: 752
rAvg: 4.66
pDev: 10.09%


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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ryanfolty

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

Date: April 9, 2012 Mode: Tap Source: Tilia Description: Opaque black pour with some head and great lacing. Aroma bourbon, chocolate, maple and coffee. Starts with a slap in the face of bourbon that lingers as the chocolate and coffee come rolling in, the bourbon then gives way to a sweet delicious maple that is not too strong, before finishing with some more bourbon. Founders how do you do that voodoo that you do so well? Wow, this is amazing, lives up to the hype and then some!!!

Serving type: on-tap

01-05-2013 23:21:10 | More by ryanfolty
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Founders CBS Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 2,268 ratings.