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Brewed By: Founders Brewing Company

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7.14444

Number of Ratings: 90

Style: American Malt Liquor

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

ABV: 14.2%

IBU: 35


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DKML

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Tasting Notes

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FabAru profile pictureFabAru - December 30, 2018
Not your fathers 40 ounce. Thought DKML would be a gimmick but that is not the case. Somewhat of a boozy tabula raza to flavor with bourbon and it works. Not overpowering bourbon, perfect to savor. Similar to a barrel aged quad but without the sweetness and less rich. A very nice beer.
MoseH profile pictureMoseH - July 25, 2018
If you like beer, and you like bourbon... you will like this. By the way... according to waitstaff at Founders, DKML stands for Dick Kicker Malt Liquor
jph368 profile picturejph368 - January 1, 2018
Smooth mild bourbon notes kick up the flavor of this malty beer. Much better than I thought it would be. Bravo!
HopGuy profile pictureHopGuy - October 10, 2017
Fantastic sipping beer. Velvety smoothness. Excellent bourbon flavor. A definite do again.
festiv1030@yahoo.com profile picturefestiv1030@yahoo.com - September 7, 2017
Nice beer. The bourbon was done really well
codehead profile picturecodehead - August 19, 2017
Wildly different style from Founders, one of my favorite brewers. This beer is thick-sweet forward, akin to a good barleywine. The bourbon comes through at the finish, along with a slight bitterness that cuts through the sweetness nicely. The extraordinarily high ABV (14.5) is masked well. A definite sipper.
Beezer111 profile pictureBeezer111 - August 5, 2017
Has a heavy punch of abv, barrel aging does a great job of making it smooth for such a strong beer
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