Founders Backwoods Bastard | Founders Brewing Company

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4.35/5
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Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Backwoods Bastard
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Founders Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
foundersbrewing.com

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 11.20%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
"Wee Heavy", cave aged in oak bourbon barrels.

Added by CortexBomb on 01-30-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#337
Reviews:
1,896
Ratings:
8,354
pDev:
10.11%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,025
Gots:
3,392
Trade:
274
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As smooth and drinkable a bourbon barrel I've ever had. Perfect for the one-beer sipping night.

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poured into a can glass

A: Caramel body nice hues it's got pretty nice lacing

S: Toffee, caramel, vanilla, soft peat smells

T: Soft vanilla tastes the whole thing is smooth just a nice beer with it's very smooth vanilla bourbon smoothness

M: somewhat thin but it has a somewhat clingy feel on the tongue

O: this is a top notch BA wee heavy, it's very soft carbonation and smooth vanilla taste this is a home run you want to keep drinking this one after another

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Founders Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.35 out of 5 with 8,354 ratings
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