Brewed by South Australia Brewing (Lion Nathan Co.)
Style: Dry Stout
Thebarton, Australia


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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imaragingbull (572) - Sydney, - OCT 28, 2012
Bottle. Pours opaque deep black with foamy light tan head and creamy lace that vanishes to nothing. Aroma of Guinness twang, cream, chocolate and roasted barley, bread and grains. Light medium body - roasted barley and guinness twang. Chcocolate, coffee - medium carbonation. Finish is roasted barley, dark malts and characteristic Guinness sour notes.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Morboso (87) - ECUADOR - FEB 18, 2015
I am not a big stout fan but expected a bit more from this one. Nice enough with usual generic stout flavours but pretty boring, flavour could be a bit more concentrated as seems slightly thinned out prob for commercial reasons. Coopers better in this form anyway.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Simmo (24) - - OCT 17, 2014
Pours a dark golden brown with a medium tan head that dissipates to a lasting film. Good lacing in the glass. Pleasant caramel aroma. A little thin on the palate but high in alcohol. Slightly bitter aftertaste, Id prefer draught Guinness but I would try it again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
M_Sack (403) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 20, 2014
Bottle. Jet black, frothy mocha head. Roasty malts, cola, caramel aromas underpinned by an ordinary metallic element. Strong roasted flavour with some dark chocolate, charcoal, coffee bad heavy hop bitterness. Perfectly carbonated.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dervock (520) - Emu plains, AUSTRALIA - JUL 6, 2014
Bottle - some roast malt and sweet notes, but an overwhelming metallic twang.rich sweet upfront and a sharp dry finish. Creamy mourhfeel.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
TourDeBeer (121) - your mummas pants, AUSTRALIA - JUN 13, 2014
Watery, lacks body, low bitters tastes like a tooheys extra dry, they use the word crisp to advertise a stout? I should have realized at that point. -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ngejo (382) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - MAY 9, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 22, 2014 Tap. Coffee, chocolate, black, frothy, white foam, very bitter, medium body, thick feel, soft carbonation, & long bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Kurtos (108) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - APR 13, 2014
Bottle. Pours a nice cola colour. Aroma. Toasted sweet nutty aroma. Taste. Similar to aroma, with hints of coffee and chocolate. Overall. Quite average, nothing great about this beer, nor nothing too bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Shark_Pants (326) - AUSTRALIA - FEB 9, 2014
Pours cola colored with ruby highlights, large 2 finger frothy head. Aromas of leather, Vegemite, sweet toffee. The taste is similar but as others have mentioned, it has a metallic edge & lacks the creaminess of proper Guinness. Medium bodied. Not horrible but not great. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KeefOz (1007) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - JAN 30, 2014
Draught at Landsdowne Road Irish Tavern, Surfers Paradise. Poured an opaque black with a ruby edge tint and with a 5mm light tan dense and creamy head that retained extremely well (to the end of the drink) but laced poorly in spots. Aroma very subtly of roasted malt. Taste of sweet malt (quite sweet for a stout) followed by faint bitterness. Palate quite heavy but with a nice creamy mouthfeel. Very smooth and creamy with a long dry slightly bitter finish. A good stout.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
oskarfredrik (3) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 27, 2013 does not count
The most amazing Irish stout beer that I tasted, and one of the greatest to me, also the first stout tasted. Anyway, this beer have a very nice aroma, including chocolate, coffee and caramel. The appereance is black, very black in deed, a clear, but with a little hazy/cloudy semblance, the head is very large, frothy and creamy, being this, maybe the great atractive of this beer. It have lower sweetness and a lightly sour touch for the taste, being a good combination to keep and producing a great sensation in the mouth. Full bodied, with a thick/creamy texture and very fizzy, with a bitter and and a little astringent finish, giving a cool sensation after the drop. Very drinkable and great for a cold winter afternoon or a rainy day in the summer. Oysters and Guinness is a combination of world-class!

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