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Founders Backwoods Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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5,105 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,105
Reviews: 1,419
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 620
Gots: 1,510 | FT: 140
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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rpardon7

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4/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from the bottle a dark amber copper with a soft tannish head that disapated quickly. The nose was dominated by oak and burbon lots of it but under it you could smell smoke bready malt and light wisp of alcohol. Taste is big and bold burbon vanilla oak and bready malt hit you big upfront big on the burbon, the taste finishes dry and warm with a nice alcohol kick. Mouthfeel is thin and quick very light on the carbonatio as would be expected from an aged beer. Drinkability is marked as be careful, good brew but strong and dangerous!

Serving type: bottle

02-09-2011 22:00:23 | More by rpardon7
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Founders Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 5,105 ratings.