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Founders Dirty Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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91
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6,016 Ratings
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Ratings: 6,016
Reviews: 1,641
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 10.89%
Wants: 206
Gots: 920 | FT: 23
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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IMO, a solid 4-star beer. I like Backwoods Bastard more, but there's absolutely nothing wrong with DB.

Very drinkable, smooth, delicious and reliable. One of Founders' best "everyday" beers. Scotch ales aren't my favorite, but such good ones as this never disappoint.

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Founders Dirty Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 6,016 ratings.