Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) | Founders Brewing Company

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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.80%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
This stout is brewed with a hint of coffee and vanilla then aged in oak bourbon barrels for over a year.

Note, this is NOT simply barrel-aged Breakfast Stout. It is an entirely different beer.

Now labeled as "KBS."

ABV varies by batch.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 12-13-2004

BEER STATS
Ratings:
12,488
Reviews:
3,192
Avg:
4.56
pDev:
8.77%
 
 
Wants:
4,494
Gots:
6,616
For Trade:
524
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Incomparable. The hype is deserved.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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5/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

After a 6 year vertical I can say that this is best fresh to one year old. After that the flavors fall off some, but they are all still very good. I like KBS aged about 6 months as the coffee has faded some and the coffee is taking over.

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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
4.56 out of 5 based on 12,488 ratings.
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