Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) | Founders Brewing Company

Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)
BA SCORE
4.61/5
12,726 Ratings
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
Ranking:
#27
Reviews:
3,246
Ratings:
12,726
pDev:
8.46%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4,504
Gots:
6,701
Trade:
525
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A: pours jet black. Really thick not a huge head but its dark tan.

S: great oak aromas upfront hints of bourbon rich chocolate and coffee notes. Unbelievably balanced.

T: lots of chocolate, bourbon bite is there but doesn't over power the beer what so ever. Coffee follows and oak lingers on the exhale. Unbelievably balanced.

M: thick but the carbonation is spot on. Has a rich creamy quality to it.

O: unbelievably balanced. This is a beer that I'm really Interested in aging however I'm not sure it can get much better.

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Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.61 out of 5 with 12,726 ratings
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