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Brewed by St. Jamesís Gate (Diageo)
Style: Dry Stout
Dublin, Ireland

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 4817   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available in cans, kegs and bottles with nitrogen and carbon dioxide. Pasteurised. Usually called Draught; sometimes called Cold or Extra Cold - same beer, but served colder.
Launched in 1961.
Ingredients: Pale ale malt, about 25 to 30% flaked barley, and about 10% roasted barley, with no other grains or sugars; several hop varieties, mainly Goldings (pellets and isomerized extract); a flocculent head-forming ale yeast.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alexi91 (129) - Bristol/Romsey, Hampshire, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2015
Origin: Tap. Vessel: Pint Glass. Supplier: Guinness Storehouse (Dublin). Roasted barley with coffee hints, finishing with hoppy bitterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
luklaer (144) - BELGIUM - APR 5, 2015
04-04-2015 - This is a can with a nice gimmick, but the beer is a good as a real Guinness in Ireland!

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mstrcrwly (559) - New York, USA - APR 4, 2015
can poured into a pint glass..dark brown with a thick tan head..aroma of roasted malts,coffee..dry,malty...thatís about it.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
EAGLE82 (163) - RŲslau, Bavaria, GERMANY - APR 2, 2015
Just love me my Guinness! Beautifull color, aroma and a unique great taste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
George999 (217) - Colorado, USA - APR 1, 2015
From the can the color is dark black with a thick off white head, the aroma is malts and wheat, taste is smooth creamy roasted malts, mouthfeel is thick and full, great beer with an almost milkshake quality from the can, overall a solid choice.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TizzleJizzle (726) - Garland, Texas, USA - APR 1, 2015
Draft at Fox and Hound. Poured an translucent dark brown almost black with a mammoth tan head and beautiful lacing. Taste or slight coffee, mild roasted malts and water. Creamy body, medium carbontion

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
damjan (34) - CROATIA - MAR 30, 2015
Nice thick head. And thatís about it. Mouldy smell, burnt taste, sour in the end. Expected more considering price (20kn/2,6Ä for 44cl can).

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gangstergafje (133) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2015
Nice dark beer. Black and beautifull. Beautiful creamy foam head. The beer is deeply bitter, touches the back of your tongue. Nice sweet souerness to compensate it. A touch of caramel in the distance. Little burnt hint, but that isnít annoying. Nice.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
smmaaren (272) - NORWAY - MAR 28, 2015
44cl can from Kiwi mini market. Pours black with a creamy beige head. OK canned version of the original draught. Have tasted this on tap in Dublin - way better. This is flat coffee tasting substitute. But stll good..

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beergaard (174) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 27, 2015
Thin, watery, dry, overrated. Nice creamy head though - looks very good but the taste just isnít worth it.


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