Brewed by Carlow
Style: Dry Stout
Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland


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RATINGS: 1194   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
This stout has a robust flavour with a ful bodied and smooth mouth feel. The roast flavours lead to a dry espresso like finish. A generous addition of fuggles hops lead to a tart bitterness which mingles with the roast espresso flavours on the tongue.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lello4ever (488) - ITALY - JAN 21, 2016
Marrone molto scuro con schiuma sottile beige. Aroma un po? piatto di malto. Al palato appare il malto tostato, qualche nota di cioccolato e torrefazione. Leggera e secca nel finale. Carbonazione media. Stout di buon livello.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sharkydodson (957) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - JAN 21, 2016
the aroma of caramel and roasted malt, black chocolate, vanilla and toffee... the taste is caramel and chocolate with notes of robust, toffe, toast and nuts... bitter, dry and spicy aftertaste...

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
datrael (75) - Kraków, POLAND - JAN 18, 2016
Aromat kawa,słody i alkohol, czuć też śliwki-bardzo ładnie ,barwa czarna z czerwonawą pianą. W smaku mocno wodniste, mocno wysycone, bardzo pijalne. Posmak kawy, ciemnego chleba. Na finiszu ujawnia się goryczka. Pije się dobrze ale szału nie ma

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BroSpud (2008) - , Massachusetts, USA - JAN 18, 2016
On draft at Deep Ellum. Pours black with a tan head. Similar in style to a Guinness except more dry and less sweet. Tasted pretty good on draft though I suspect that the bottled version would not be comparable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Tenval (40) - FRANCE - JAN 16, 2016
Very average beer. The only good side is the coffee aromas/flavours. But it doesn’t make for a stout.... Poor beer..

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cagou007 (837) - FRANCE - JAN 16, 2016
Pours deep dark with medium white head. Nose is roasty. Aromas are roasted malts, coffee, dark chocolate, hints of citrus (orange). Low/medium carbonation, medium body. Long bitter and roasty finish, evoking coffee. Great stout!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
undercurrent25 (1815) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 10, 2016
Pours a black colour. Taste is tich and creamy with roast malts and coffee. One of the best stouts I’ve had

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SeniorZozo (855) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JAN 7, 2016
Vienna Craft Beer Fest 2015. dark brown with rich brown head. Somke aroma. medium bitter smoked taste, soe sourness

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Davedavid (6) - Lewes, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2016 does not count
Very nice.. complex, balanced, mild, malty, dry, chocolatey, smooth.. really pleasant and would make it my tipple if I could get it in my local on tap.. could do with being a tiny bit sweeter, but that is a matter of personal taste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beverage_god (14) - - JAN 2, 2016
Dark brown in color with a medium tan head that holds for a few minutes. On the aroma, coffee is very predominant with a supporting background of dark bitter chocolate, a touch of caramel and bits of orange zest. I find it to be medium in body with a moderately long finish and an explosion of espresso. Very dry on the finish. It’s enjoyable enough but definitely not a standout.

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