Founders Dirty Bastard | Founders Brewing Company

Founders Dirty BastardFounders Dirty Bastard
BA SCORE
4.05/5
7,560 Ratings
Founders Dirty BastardFounders Dirty Bastard
BEER INFO

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

Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed with 7 varieties of malt (varies over the years).
50 IBU

Added by Mitchster on 01-03-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,606
Reviews:
1,936
Ratings:
7,560
pDev:
10.62%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
325
Gots:
2,195
Trade:
20
HISTOGRAM
 
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Pours a brilliant ruby color with a one finger yellow head that disappates quickly. Aroma is plum, dark fruit and molasses. Taste is plum, molasses, a bit of roast bite and a little alcoholic burn. Mouthfeel is on the heavier side but it works with the flavors to allow them to linger in the finish. Overall a very well done scotch ale that manages to hit the high points without the harshness of some in the style.

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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
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 7,560 ratings
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