Founders Imperial Stout | Founders Brewing Company

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Founders Imperial StoutFounders Imperial Stout
BEER INFO

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

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
75 IBU

Added by mjohn27603 on 01-13-2003

BEER STATS
Ratings:
7,865
Reviews:
1,901
Avg:
4.34
pDev:
8.53%
 
 
Wants:
755
Gots:
2,454
For Trade:
144
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4.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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4/5  rDev -7.8%

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4/5  rDev -7.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

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4.34/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: absolute night. Absolutely opaque. Very little head. What little there is is a deep caramel.

S: smells like chocolate milk.

T: tastes like chocolate milkshake. With a coffee finish. Creamy and syrupy.

M: incredibly chewy. Hangs on the tongue for forever.

O: I have been looking for this for a while. And it is as enjoyable as I expected. It is perfectly smooth, has a great chocolate taste, and is more like a dessert than a beer.
I will be looking to get more of this.

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4.5/5  rDev +3.7%

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4/5  rDev -7.8%

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4.24/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Black . . . Black . . . Black. Smells insanely delicious. As should be expected from any Founders stout. Typical roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, vanilla . . . but this one seems to hold a candle to other RIS's. This is one terrific RIS ! So tasty. Better than most. Why did I pass this one by for so long ? Oh, now I remember . . . A little pricey. But now that I've had it it is head and shoulders above ( now listen ) other good to great RIS.

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4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
4.34 out of 5 based on 7,865 ratings.
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