Backwoods Bastard - Ale (aged in bourbon barrels) - Founders Brewing - ABV 10.2%

Aroma is sweet with bourbon and oak, similar to the aroma a big smokey oak & bourbon flavor lead the way, followed by vanilla and slightly reminiscent of rum. The sweetness level is a 6 on a scale of 1 to 10. This ale is quite smooth for it's ABV of 10.2%. If you like a big bourbon presence while still remaining smooth you will enjoy this brew.

Rating 8.7 out of 10

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