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Founders Dirty Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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5,183 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,183
Reviews: 1,592
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 10.64%
Wants: 164
Gots: 539 | FT: 20
Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with 7 varieties of malt (varies over the years).
50 IBU

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 01-03-2003)
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Ruby color with a small off-white head that dissipates almost immediately. A ring of soft bubbles is left around the glass but no lacing left behind.

Strong caramel malt in the aroma with a scotch/peat backbone.

Cloying sweetness from the malt and medium-bodied. Very rich but lacking complexity and is a little one-dimensional. Warming alcohol sensation in the finish.

This was a really underwhelming beer for me. I have enjoyed most of Founders' offerings so far, but this one just misses the mark for me. Not an undrinkable beer by any means, just something I won't be revisiting anytime soon.

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Founders Dirty Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 5,183 ratings.