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Founders Dirty Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

Founders Dirty BastardFounders Dirty Bastard

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Ratings: 4683
Reviews: 1568
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 10.62%


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)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by peensteen:
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peensteen

Ontario (Canada)

4.28/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Deep red-brown colour, fairly murky looking, just a whisp of white head, little to no lace present. Smell is big and malty, sweet caramel, toffee, some dark bread, dark fruit, raisin and plums, light booze comes off as well. Taste is rich and malty, dark druits come across initially, caramel and toffee, lightly sweet throughout, long fruity finish and aftertaste. Lightly carbonated, full body, chewey and very thick. A delicious and complex offering from Founders, really nice stuff that I would be happy to have in my glass anytime.

Serving type: bottle

10-24-2012 13:56:39 | More by peensteen
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Founders Dirty Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
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