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Franciscan Well Jameson Stout

Brewed by Franciscan Well (MolsonCoors)
Style: Stout
Cork, Ireland


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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.75/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 234   ABV: 7.8%
Smooth Franciscan well brewery stout has been aged in Jameson whiskey casks.The oak casks infuse wonderfully unique flavours giving a warm whiskey flavoured finish. This beer is best enjoyed @ 8 - 10 degrees centigrade.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (18998) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2015
24th September 2015
Pre Borefts Tasting at ABC Beers, Den Haag. Almost opaque dark brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is airy and semi dry. Modest fine carbonation. Moderately tangy dark malts. Little dark chocolate. Mild whiskey soaked fruits. Light finish. Decent but there are so very many ba stouts better than this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koelschtrinker (13629) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - SEP 28, 2015
Erstaunlich milder Malzantrunk, geringe Herbe, insgesamt aber vollmundig. Minimal bitter, etwas herb, trocken schokoladig. Gut! 10/11/11/1//11

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
deanso (6946) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2015
Sample at the pre Borefts tasting at Abcbeers. thin beige head. Clear black pour. Some chocolate and a lightt whiskey taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (7709) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 25, 2015
Bottle at ABC Beers Pre-Borefts tasting, The Hague. Pours black with a medium beige head. Aroma of chcocolate, sweet malt, toffee, light whiskey, wood and toffee. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (10973) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - SEP 24, 2015
UPDATED: SEP 25, 2015 Bottle @ ABC Beers Borefts Pre-tasting. Smell and taste malts, toffee, lightly liquor, quite sweet. Decent body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CloakedDagger (1243) - - SEP 4, 2015
Flip top bottle 100 cl. Bottle # 269/2500. Pours a clear black with a reddish hue and a small, light brown head. Subtle roasted nose, some cocoa - close to no barrel character. Medium body, surprisingly thin for the style, slightly harsh roastiness, again cocoa, getting a little boozy towards the end but again dissapointingly little barrel character. 040915

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
JonMoore (2024) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2015
Bottle (1L) from Baggot Street Wine Shop, Dublin. 526 of 2500, 8.4%. Near black with large tan head. Aroma is roasted, malts, sweet malts, vanilla, whiskey. Flavours roasted malts, vanilla, burnt treacle, some dark fruit and yes, a warming whiskey finish. Full bodied, smooth mouthfeel, low carbonation, some very late dryness. Very nice, really pleased I bought this back from Dublin after the England v Ireland rugby international.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Narnad (1507) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - FEB 22, 2015
Pours a very dark black color with a dark tan head that his very big, creamy and long lasting. Aroma has a pronounced nose of roasted barley, light woody nose with a good presence of whiskey. Flavor starts off with a thick, creamy chocolate flavor, a modest amount of malted barley acidity and bitterness and transitions into a roasty flavor with a touch of whiskey sneaking in at the finish. I love the touch of whiskey and it adds to the flavor without trumping the beer character. Body is perfect with a very creamy and low amount of carbonation. Overall a very tasty beer and the way I feel barrel aged beers should be prepared. Thanks to my wife for grabbing this for me on her latest trip to Ireland for work.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerfest5 (1206) - Cloneen, IRELAND - DEC 22, 2014
Swing top bottle at home, poured into a tulip glass at slight bit below room temp. Thinner body than expected, no head, soft whiskey, butter, oak, maple, some light smoke, dark fruit and chocolate. Mouthfeel is light and thin, a little disappointing and unsatisfying. Some bitterness from the dark chocolate flavour combines well with the inherent sweetness of the whiskey and oak. Overall a well balanced barrel aged beer but left more to be desired.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tricyclist (1109) - Florida, USA - DEC 16, 2014
I got to drink this at room temp, but not chilled. Dark black still pour. No head. Nose was plenty of oak, loads of wood, roast and malt. Flavor was smokey and boozy, whiskey notes throughout. If really like to try it chilled, cause it’s really decent.

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