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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5/5  rDev +9.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +4.2%

2013 bottle. One year helped mellow a bit but still some overwhelming bourbon in the finish. Still, though, this is awesome.

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3.75/5  rDev -17.8%

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5/5  rDev +9.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +4.2%

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5/5  rDev +9.6%

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5/5  rDev +9.6%

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4.24/5  rDev -7%

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4.5/5  rDev -1.3%

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4.75/5  rDev +4.2%

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4.85/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.5/5  rDev -1.3%

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4.92/5  rDev +7.9%

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4.5/5  rDev -1.3%

Actually had this for breakfast at Hops in the Hills this summer. Also had on draft side by side with BCBS- they were both tied in the race for awesome.

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4.5/5  rDev -1.3%

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4.44/5  rDev -2.6%

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4.57/5  rDev +0.2%

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5/5  rDev +9.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +4.2%

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