Backwoods Bastard | Founders Brewing Company

Your Rating: None
Want it   Got it 
Backwoods BastardBackwoods Bastard
BA SCORE
4.35/5
Outstanding
8,452 Ratings
Backwoods BastardBackwoods 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:
#351
Reviews:
1,931
Ratings:
8,452
pDev:
10.11%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
1,038
Gots:
3,433
Trade:
268
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 8,452 |  Reviews: 1,931
Photo of Bizoneill
3.75/5  rDev -13.8%

Photo of maximus_rebel
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of zbodnar1
4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of Rion
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of ROGUE16
4/5  rDev -8%

Photo of JKV96
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of Strelnikov
4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of Jordy777
4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of bigbluebeerguy
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of chillin
4.6/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of magnusdave
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of simont1
4.22/5  rDev -3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours ruby-mahogany with a beige head. Aromas of light smoke, vanilla, oak, caramel and bourbon. oak, bourbon, vanilla, caramel, light smoke, and some dark fruits. Tastes of nutty caramel, inputs of dark fruits and oak, some chocolate with a finish of bourbon. I would call this a barley wine.

 293 characters

Photo of Bunuelian
4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of MattGrimley
4/5  rDev -8%

Photo of quine
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of riemster
4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of Lunch
4/5  rDev -8%

Photo of dynomike
5/5  rDev +14.9%

Photo of ToddThompson
4.75/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of weonfire
4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of MrBuckHigh
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of DangerDawg
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of chumpy
4.88/5  rDev +12.2%

Photo of SteeleWright
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of CreekyJarls
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

Backwoods Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.35 out of 5 with 8,452 ratings