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Guinness Foreign Extra Stout (Nigeria)

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Brewed by Guinness Nigeria
Style: Foreign Stout
Lagos, Nigeria

bottled
common

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unknown

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 294   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: unpasteurised.
Ingredients: Malt (containing barley); Sorghum; Maize; Hops.
The basis is an unfermented but hopped Guinness wort extract shipped from Dublin, which is added to local ingredients and brewed locally.


2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Sibarh (80) - POLAND - FEB 23, 2015
Kolor - czarny, chyba klarowny. Piana - drobna, beżowa, średnio wysoka, średnio trwała. Zapach - wyraźny palono-kawowy, aż za mocny. Smak - potwornie mocna nuta kawowo-czekoladowa, palone, z nutką kwaskowatą, średnio słodkie, mocna goryczka. Gęste, wręcz oleiste. W zasadzie nie smakowało mi. Za mocne. W składzie sorgo (proso).

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
redders1974 (70) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2015
Tried this’d at the Berlin beer festival was told most Guinness is brewed in Nigeria due to the river having the same iron content as the liffy don’t know how true it was, but a very drinkable effort non the less creamy and more malty than regular Guinness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alex_leit (103) - Minsk, BELARUS - FEB 6, 2015
Bottle. Black color with tan foam. Roasted aroma, prunes, molasses and coffee. Strong taste with roasted barley, prunes and porto. Not bad :)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olliejobbins (1162) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 4, 2015
275ml bottle. Pours jet black with quite dark brown head. Aroma is molasses, licorice and soy sauce. Taste is very malty. Burnt sugar, molasses and a soy sauce finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cimbasso (320) - - FEB 4, 2015
Sampled from a bottle. Black colour with a firm tan head. Charred aroma. The taste is strongly of charred wood, with lots of coffee and liquorice along with the smoky flavours. Very dry and bitter finish. Slightly strange notes of cabbage in the taste - is that the sorghum? A good strongly-flavoured version and high ABV version of the classic Guinness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (3279) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 16, 2014
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl. Appearance - opaque black with a nice fawn head. Nose - charcoal, smoke generally, savoury, umami and soy sauce Taste - liquid fossil fuels running into soy sauce again. Palate - medium bodied with a dry but thin texture and a dry smoky finish. Overall - a bit odd but very complex.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ERB92 (453) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 5, 2014
Licorice, soy sauce, brown sugar, chocolate and a hint of coffee in the aroma almost black with a tan head. Medium sweet and medium bitter. Medium to full body with a average carbonation. Dry and slightly bitter finish. Overall not to bad but a bit to carbonated.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (4813) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 5, 2014
325ml bottle from Tesco. Pours black, tan head. Liquorice, dark sugar, soy sauce. Taste is light sweet, more soy, light salty sour. Intriguing.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (4614) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours black, nose is sweet, chocolate, taste is quite sweet, cardboard, light chocolate, soy sauce.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BenH (2737) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle. Black with tan head. Aroma of licorice, roastiness, toffee, dried fruit. Taste is also mostly licorice, molasses. Sweet and a little bitter. Tasty


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