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Founders Dirty Bastard - Founders Brewing Company

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5,567 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,567
Reviews: 1,610
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 184
Gots: 702 | 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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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

Sipchue, Dec 29, 2012
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4.13/5  rDev +2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 ounce bottle poured into a snifter.

A: Pours a dark brown color with a slight head and light lacing.

S: Caramel and coffee aromas along with some sweet malts fill the nose.

T: The flavors are lighter than the aromas, but they follow the same path. Slight bitterness. Very nice balance and extremely tasty.

M: Medium bodied with light to moderate carbonation.

O: I really enjoyed this beer. It looks, smells, and tastes very good. I'll be glad to drink it anytime.

nUgZ, Dec 28, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -19.8%

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4/5  rDev -1.2%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.2%

cliff1066, Dec 26, 2012
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4.05/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A: Dark amber can't see through it but nice dissipating off-white head.

S: nice notes of butterscotch and toasted malt aroma

T: Great taste, nice blend of caramel, toffee, butterscotch, and toasted malts.

M: Tangy and creamy.

O: great beer worth buying all the time.

King_KongDCO93, Dec 25, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a dark, murky brown like a very dark honey with a fleeting, yellowish head rising up a half-finger on a good day and rather quickly dissipating to a thin lace then fragmenting into mere wisps, but beneath this there's noteworthy substance: notes of caramel rise up with chocolate and coffee that inhabit the taste, too, along with a hit of butter to boot and a touch of toffee--yum; the mouthfeel being medium and impressively smooth from start to finish. A satisfying and highly recommended Scotch ales.

WayneScoting, Dec 24, 2012
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Founders Dirty Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 5,567 ratings.