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:
#314
Reviews:
1,903
Ratings:
7,876
pDev:
8.49%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
756
Gots:
2,465
Trade:
143
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A- Very dark roasty with brown lacing. Minimal head. No transparency.

S- Malt, toffee, caramel, dark fruits. Great S.

T- Chocolate, malt. This is a full body RIS. Lovely. Founders has this one down.

M- Medium to medium thick for non BA RIS. Great mouthfeel. Just the right amount of carbonation.

O- Top 5 non spiced and non BA RIS. Very well done!

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look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.74/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

This is exactly what you expect when you imagine an imperial stout. Great flavor upfront with a great stout finish. Not as choclatey as most stouts but it's an imperial so thats to be expected. There is a good coffee flavor finish. Great smell when opened, good coffee scent.Bought two 4 packs, one two drink immediately and the other to age. Overall one of my top 10 beers.

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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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