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Founders Backwoods Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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6,130 Ratings

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Ratings: 6,130
Reviews: 1,499
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 10.6%
Wants: 738
Gots: 1,952 | FT: 181
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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4.75/5  rDev +9.4%

Tried for first time tonight, wasn't sure what to expect... but exceeded expectations in smell and taste... not usually a scotch ale guy, but when aged in bourbon barrels, this was great beer... highly recommend trying, but starting to get hard to find... only available in November for retailers...

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No beer is perfect, and it is totally by preference. And I will go out and say this is by far the best beer i've had so far. If you love bourbon, this beer is great. Some say this is a sipper, and I agree to enjoy it best. Aroma, look, labeling, very very pleased.

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Founders Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,130 ratings.