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Founders Dirty Bastard | Founders Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
4.05/5
Exceptional
7,618 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:
#2,687
Reviews:
1,945
Ratings:
7,618
pDev:
10.62%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
329
Gots:
2,228
Trade:
20
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Ratings: 7,618 |  Reviews: 1,945
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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

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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%

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2.75/5  rDev -32.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

Photo of CaverDave
4.5/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance - Pours a sticky head which disperses fairly quickly. Does not froth easily. Has a dark ruby, almost molasses color.

Aroma - Roasted caramel aroma.

Taste - It tastes like a sweet, smooth caramel and finishes with a bitter, burnt caramel flavor and very slight hoppiness.

Mouthfeel - Smooth and refreshing with a slightly syrupy consistency. Flavor and viscosity mask the alcohol well. Fantastic texture, somewhat filling and extremely drinkable.

Overall - This is my first experience with a Founders beer or a Scotch Style Ale, and I am very impressed. Delicious and smooth.

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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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5/5  rDev +23.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -19.8%

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2/5  rDev -50.6%

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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - dark, chocolatey and roasted, not quite black but not quite brown
S - you can smell the malt
T - no hop bitterness...doesnt feel like an almost 10% beer
M - lacey and viscous
O - an amazing scotch ale, very dangerous, doesnt have a %10 feel to it

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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

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4/5  rDev -1.2%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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5/5  rDev +23.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

Founders Dirty Bastard from Founders Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.05 out of 5 with 7,618 ratings
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