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Founders Backwoods Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,423 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,423
Reviews: 1,525
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 10.37%
Wants: 766
Gots: 2,091 | FT: 191
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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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 12 oz. stubby bottle into a pint glass

A: Poured like warm syrup, deep brown with a lighter brown around the edges, no head

S: I got some oak and sweetness, but didn't get much in the way of complex smell off this one

T: I got some oak, maple sweetness, malts, the high ABV was hidden very well by the bold flavor combinations.

MF: little to no carbonation as expected after aging but still a great smoothness for so much ABV, definitely not a booze bomb.

O: This beer was solid, a little too sweet for me as it seemed a better syrup then Scotch Ale, but I still enjoyed it and will likely by yearly

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Founders Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,423 ratings.