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Brewed By: Founders Brewing Company

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Average Rating:
7.31547

Number of Ratings: 1474

Style: American Old Ale

Brewed In: 235 Grandville Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA

ABV: 9.8%

IBU: 50


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Tasting Notes

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jefferis profile picturejefferis - August 12, 2017
I agree it is a bit hoppy balanced by carmel in taste but that may be the Scottish ale and oak. Mildly sharp on the tongue ro start but finish is smooth.
peter.cavnar@gmail.com profile picturepeter.cavnar@gmail.com - May 27, 2017
A scottish wee heavy brewed with molasses. It is strong, almost 10% ABV. You can smell the alcohol and almost taste it but the molasses takes over and masks it which is nice. It is a smooth drink, but it’s damn strong. It almost is like a liquor. Malt is awesome and the touch of molasses adds a nice roast and caramel character. Really good, but slow drinking and can only have one per day.
Beeker profile pictureBeeker - April 16, 2017
A little to sweet
sikoran profile picturesikoran - April 15, 2017
Very good smooth with a little hops
4imesssage@gmail.com profile picture4imesssage@gmail.com - March 5, 2017
Good oak shed stout
elamp500@gmail.com profile pictureelamp500@gmail.com - February 25, 2017
Good beer. Not bitter like someone else had mentioned.
CaptC profile pictureCaptC - February 25, 2017
Excellent hint of oak and molasses ; great Ale flavor !!
Kaedo profile pictureKaedo - October 25, 2016
Very good oak aged ale.
bier30 profile picturebier30 - September 4, 2016
Strong as expected. Some carbonation, rich, malty, quick finish as with most Founders beers. Good stuff
JudyKRK profile pictureJudyKRK - August 29, 2016
When drinking it has a good after taste. Pungent in the back of your throat. Similar to Violin Monster.
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