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Founders Backwoods Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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4,727 Ratings
THE BROS
90
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Ratings: 4727
Reviews: 1403
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 10.62%


Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Scotch Ale aged in bourbon barrels.

(Beer added by: CortexBomb on 01-30-2007)
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beermanbrian

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Nice deep mahogany color with sparkling red tinges. Thin creamy off white head that trails just a little bit of lacing. Drank this fairly warm and the smells were very bold. Lots of bourbon with some floral hop notes very faintly in the background. Also some sweet maple syrup notes. Bourbon again comes to front of the taste, it somehow manages to dominate but not give any burn on the way down. Thick mouth. This one is a good one to sip on a cold winter night by the fire with a book. Across the board good beer but i just couldn't bump it to the exceptional level.

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2008 01:17:37 | More by beermanbrian
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Founders Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
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