Founders Imperial Stout | Founders Brewing Company

Founders Imperial StoutFounders Imperial Stout
BA SCORE
4.36/5
7,876 Ratings
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
Ranking:
#313
Reviews:
1,903
Ratings:
7,876
pDev:
8.49%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
757
Gots:
2,465
Trade:
143
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Bottle into tulip

Appearance - Black with a half finger mocha colored head.

Smell - Dark roast coffee, subtle sweet chocolate, biscuit, slight alcohol.

Taste - Dark rich roasty flavors. Dark malts give a variety of flavors such as coffee, dark chocolate, sweet milk chocolate, bread, and biscuit. The end flavor and after taste are slightly smoky, and medium alcohol.

Mouthfeel - Full bodied, mellow carbonation.

Overall - Good beer. This beer moves across a nice combination of characteristics both in the smell and taste. As it warms it also brings out more chocolate notes, slightly more alcohol, and also a bit more smokiness especially in the smell.

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Founders Imperial Stout from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.36 out of 5 with 7,876 ratings
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