Brewed by St. James’s Gate (Diageo)
Style: Dry Stout
Dublin, Ireland


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RATINGS: 510   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Only ratings of the 5.0% Version belong here. For Continental Europe, formerly to stay in conformance with the German Purity Law, Guinness produces an all-barley version, replacing the flaked barley.
Ingredients: Water, malted barley, flaked barley, roasted barley, hops and hop-extract.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
error (1) - - JUN 20, 2012 does not count
Your have to like irish/british stout to enjoy guinness! Because guinness is the king of all stouts. And it brings the genuine irish pub feeling directly to your home!! That dark colour, the golden Georg and the burnt flavour - splendid.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
D (577) - Gdynia, POLAND - SEP 1, 2005
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2008 THE Beer. Pitch black, browny head - very big & bubbly, lasts for a long time. The taste is unbeatable, what can I add here, everyone knows it. Feels great on the palate, very bitter aftertaste. Awesome, legendary stout. Almost Godlike.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Shaney (2423) - Köln / Cologne, GERMANY - JAN 11, 2013
#7 Unser Irish Pub hat es mittlerweile "Straight from the Cask" und es ist einfach überragend!! Diese sämige Bitterkeit verbunden mit dieser röstigen Malzigkeit ist unerreicht! Mittlerweile gibt es diese gehaltvolle Variante leider nicht mehr, weil nur noch die irische Version am Hahn hängt, schade.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Beerbarella (348) - - MAR 19, 2013
500 ml bottle. Pours clear very dark brown with a high brown head. Malty honey aroma. Wonderful full-bodied roasty malt taste with coffee and honey notes. Pleasant bitter roasty palate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
princepurple (22) - wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Although it’s the Original, i find it second fiddle to the extra stout only, but here is the review for the Titan that would become legend. On it’s nose it deliver’s a roaring scent of Burn’t Caramelized Barley, Espresso, a Ton of Malt, Turmeric and roasted Coffee, deep and Tantalizing to the senses. It Pours a very dark Brown, not as Black as Draught, or as smooth and elegant, a more Hazy, rugged, rough look, but still with it’s ruby glow, and distinctive short, brown head that quickly dissipates. In the mouth it feel’s heavy as it gets, not the smooth ride you get from Draught, it’s gritty, gravy like substance thick, with a warm, buzzing sensation super full and very very malty. The Taste is Sublime in it’s harsh, bitter burn’t barely’s, roasted malts and unforgiving Iron notes, along with a strong presence of Liquorice, and ginger tones. It’s finish is another bout of exquisite bitterness, and extra coal cindered burn’t flavours, make this a highly drinkable and challenging brew!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
erlik (26) - SPAIN - JUL 28, 2002
slightly more strong than draft, and I think that worse than it, but still a great beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
satanda (439) - CZECH REPUBLIC - NOV 27, 2010
Pravděpodobně nejlepší tmavé pivo co jsem kdy pil. Hodně krémová chuť, hustá pěna, prostě pozitivní zážitek.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
berrs (1) - Staffanstorp, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2011 does not count
A smooth taste and dark color with a wonderful long feeling of Ireland and especially from Navan. This is my favorit stout.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
engelschalk (157) - Trnava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUN 16, 2011
One of the best beers I ever drink, great beer with strong foam, haeavy taste and full aroma after hops.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
nazzty (1271) - Ödĺkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2012
Gorgeous jet black stout with a creamy foam, but slightly weaker than the can with nitrogen cartridge.

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