Founders Breakfast Stout | Founders Brewing Company

16,515 Ratings
Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Breakfast Stout

Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company
Michigan, United States

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

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5/5  rDev +11.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -16.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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5/5  rDev +11.9%

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4.4/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

This beer has an almost jet black pour with a brown head. There is an aroma of coffee and roasted malt. This beer smells exactly like it tastes with malts, coffee and chocolate. The mouth feel is very smooth and rich. Overall this beer is an excellent stout!!

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4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

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4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -16.1%

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4.6/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

I hate to jump on the bandwagon but Founders has outdone themselves with this one. The beer is dark as night as a good stout should be.

The head on this beer was two fingers deep, lasted halfway through the beer, and left great lacing.

This beer set the standard for how stout beers should smell a perfect combination of chocolate, coffee, and oats.

The Breakfast Stout was a smooth creamy extremely drinkable stout with a very bold flavor. It tastes just like it smells, chocolaty creamy sweet coffee. The coffee flavor is so good, I'd replace my morning coffee with this beer if it were socially acceptable.

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4/5  rDev -10.5%

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4/5  rDev -10.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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5/5  rDev +11.9%

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4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

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5/5  rDev +11.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

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5/5  rDev +11.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -4.9%

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4.75/5  rDev +6.3%

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Founders Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Company
4.47 out of 5 based on 16,515 ratings.
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