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RATINGS: 2285   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Founders flagship beer. Dirty Bastard is an absolute beautiful beer to behold. Dark ruby in color and brewed with ten varieties of imported malts this beer continuously lives up to its reputation as a bold and powerful ale. Dirty Bastard is complex in the finish with hints of smoke and peat paired with a malty richness, finalized with a good bit of hop attitude. This beer “ain’t fer the wee lads”


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Dorkenstein (121) - - JUN 26, 2015
Aroma is dark berries, caramel, and smokey scotch barrels. Taste is oak barrels, caramel, vanilla, and berries.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SkillsFactory (179) - ITALY - JUN 25, 2015
Rossa scura con riflessi arancioni, limpida, schiuma color nocciola non molto persistente. Aroma di fichi e uvetta, nocciole e rabarbaro, zucchero caramellato, liquorosa, leggermente affumicata. Al palato gli esteri fruttati lasciano subito spazio ai malti tostati che portano la bevuta verso l'amaro, nota alcolica finale. Gli esteri fruttati si ripresentano anche nel retrolfatto. Corpo medio, mediamente carbonata.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mauroruellas (392) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 24, 2015
Avermelhada,opaca,levemente licorosa,espuma com média formação e baixa duração;no aroma lúpulo,malte tostado,caramelo,notas amadeiradas,frutas vermelhas;sabor encorpado,com inicio adocicado e tostado,finalizando com um delicioso amargor e um leve defumado,álcool notado mas bem inserido,baixa carbonatação,retrogosto amadeirado e adocicado. Ótima Scotch ,mais uma bela criação da Fouders.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
wiedrzensky (309) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 23, 2015
Bottle. Pours is dark ruby with medium beige head. Spicy aroma of caramel, raisins, figues, hints of vanilla and some yeast, very pleasant. Taste is light bitter, medium sweet with heavy fruity flavour, mainly figues, raisins and coconut. Full body, soft carbonation, oily texture. Very good!

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
liinis (1720) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 23, 2015
Promises a lot with lots of malts, hops and even peat but is real disappointment for me. Medium mouth. Lots of malts but something bothers me and tjis beer just is not so enjoyable.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigcat03 (219) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - JUN 16, 2015
Beautiful deep ruby color with little to no head; aroma is very light...some caramel maybe? Taste is robust! Huge floral and fruit (figs, raisins) notes developing to a roasted caramel and some hop resin to finish; mouthfeel is just right...not too thick or thin and just a touch of carbonation. Really just missed on the aroma. Everything else is great!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tdtm82 (1221) - Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2015
Bottle, The Hop Beer Shop, Chelmsford, 12th June 2015 . Loads of raisins, wood and oak barrels on aroma Some gorgeous textures. Some vanilla and leather. Really nice balance. Drinks really well. Just a lot of raisins on the flavour. More Rochefort than Scottish ale.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Rich71 (80) - Rijnsburg, NETHERLANDS - JUN 11, 2015
Lekkere schotch ! Zoet bittere smaak. Donkerrode kleur met een mooie volle schuimkraag. Gedronken op het vliegveld van Kopenhagen.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
colui72 (261) - HONG KONG - JUN 11, 2015
UPDATED: JUN 27, 2015 What a beauty. Dark amber, creamy head, lots of caramel and dark fruits, booze very well hidden. Gorgeous.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BroadestTom (166) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Aroma caramel, cherry sweet Appearance red, hazy, tan foam, Taste heavy cloying sweetness, Palate medium body, soft carbonation, Overall a sweet malty beer. I could only drink one or two. Still great beer that I would suggest to a friend


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