Backwoods Bastard | Founders Brewing Company

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4.35/5
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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:
#351
Reviews:
1,925
Ratings:
8,439
pDev:
10.11%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,037
Gots:
3,429
Trade:
269
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Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.35 out of 5 with 8,439 ratings