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Founders Breakfast Stout | Founders Brewing Company

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4.51/5
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16,690 Ratings
Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Breakfast Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
foundersbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Availability: Sep - Dec

Brewed with flaked oats, bitter and sweetened imported chocolates, Sumatra and Kona coffee.

60 IBU

Added by marburg on 07-26-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#90
Reviews:
3,844
Ratings:
16,690
pDev:
9.09%
Bros Score:
4.75
 
 
Wants:
1,888
Gots:
6,349
Trade:
235
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Ratings: 16,690 |  Reviews: 3,844
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4.25/5  rDev -5.8%

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4.45/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

a sipper handed to me by my bro for easter . . .

smooth, refined, mucho coffee, more than a tad of dark chocolate. smell matches taste, with a faint, pleasant earthiness or smoke that is very subtle. mouth feel is super smooth, a bit dry on the finish. impression is that it is a well crafted brew. basically nil on the head, but it was poured from a mini growler brought down for me, so may have had a bit more carbonation earlier.

note - i see others saying it seems the coffee flavor is too burnt. i respectfully disagree, but i also like a very strong cup of dark roast in the morning (sumatra is a regular in my house), so if you aren't a coffee lover, this may not be your thing . . .

one i will seek out to try again, as i enjoy the coffee stouts, and this represents the style quite well, imo.

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Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.51 out of 5 with 16,690 ratings
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