No age statement
Category: Scotch Export Ale 80 shilling
Product of: United States
To quote Founders Brewing, “Brewed with seven varieties of imported malts. Complex in finish, with hints of smoke and peat, paired with a malty richness and a right hook of hop power to give it the bad attitude that a beer named Dirty Bastard has to live up to. Ain’t for the wee lads.” IBUs: 50
Sampled on 17/07/2013
Almost opaque, deep tawny brown with long lasting beige head leaving moderate lacing.
Earthy bready nose with mocha coffee, Demerara sugar, caramel, prunes and pickled walnuts.
Full-bodied, bready malt, stewed prunes/plump sultanas and strong piney hops with bourbon-like spirity notes and Demerara sugar richness.
Burnt toast, blackened fruitcake and burnt sugar/caramel.
Closure: Crown cap