Brewed by Labatt Breweries (InBev)
Style: Dry Stout
London, Canada


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RATINGS: 1790   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   IBU: 47   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Labatt’s brew a pale ale base to which is added the unfermented but hopped Guinness wort extract. Guinness Extra Stout is brewed in Canada by Labatt under license from Arthur Guinness Son & Company. Editor’s Note: It looks like Moosehead is also brewing Guinness. Bottles in the US are from there of late, but Canadian bottles are still showing Labatt. 04/23/06

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
moderrnlifeiswar (53) - Maryland, USA - JUN 15, 2014
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
JesseJames81 (4) - - JUN 14, 2014 does not count
A mallty flavor with choclately coffee overtones. Small head and ok retention. Flavor is decent at best, a bit watery but redeems itself with dark malts and coffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
generallee08 (680) - New York, USA - JUN 13, 2014
It has a very dark brown color that appears black and very opaque. Its head is thick and foamy with a tan color that leaves behind light tan lace on the glass. The aroma has dark roasted malt grains with a light hint of some nice aromatic and grassy hops. There is a full robust roasted grain flavor with a hint of brunt sweetness that quickly turns dry with some grassy and floral hops at add a perfect balance of bitterness to stand up to the malty goodness. On the palate it is starts of smooth then turns very dry and crisp inside of a very drinkable medium body with a nice bitter fading finish. It’s much fuller in flavor and body than its nitro injected Cousin Guinness Draft.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bobberger40 (7) - largo, Florida, USA - JUN 8, 2014 does not count
Poured dark, bitter aroma. Taste bitter, licorice, and malt. Little complexity, small hint of chocolate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
fattybladdy (557) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Pour from a 22oz. Pitch black with tan head. Not a big aroma, bit of roasted malt. Taste is burnt malt and licorice with a dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
swesson (230) - Highlands Ranch, Colorado, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Poured from a 6 pack bottle. Not really a stout. Not sure how they define it, however. Big thick, foamy light brown head. Smells breast and yeasty. Tastes of light caramel and a bit of nuts. Very light taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AAEA (106) - California, USA - MAY 15, 2014
22 FL. OZ ($2.99) Pretty good stuff, not my absolute favorite beer but a pretty safe bet when options are limited. a very thick and bready beer. head is strong enough to hold a guitar pick on top without it sinking \m/ \m/

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
badpuppy69 (218) - orange, California, USA - MAY 12, 2014
Mine was on nitro when rated. Pours a very dark brown/black with a super thick creamy head. Aroma is chocolate caramel malt with dark fruit notes and Vanilla with cocoa. Taste follows the Aroma perfect with a ultra smoothness to it. Awesome brew!!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
DW78715816 (61) - Kansas, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Trying this again...man I loved this beer. Much better than the draught version - still I like it but after having stouts like old Rasputin and great divide I know realize it is a nice stout but the micro brews throughout the US produce stouts that are just better - more flavorful and complex. Having said that it is still enjoyable - far more mild in flavor than I remember but that is probably due to expanding the beers I've drank. Still good but not the best like I once thought, ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
otto123 (8) - - MAY 2, 2014 does not count
Best on tap. Dry toasted malt . Zero complexity. If you like this I suggest homebrewing this ale. You will be amazed.

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