Brewed by Guinness Nigeria
Style: Foreign Stout
Lagos, Nigeria


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RATINGS: 298   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SarkyNorthener (2717) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, - JAN 29, 2013
Bottle. Roasted malt aroma. Black beer with a large beige head. The taste is dark roasted malts and hops. The hops are quite bitter and resinous. A nice addition to the Guinness extract. It is medium bodied and smooth. A very good Foreign stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Manslow (217) - Warsaw, POLAND - APR 20, 2015
Butelka w sąsiednim Kamerunie 2005r. z przemytu.Czarny głęboki kolor, piana gęsta, kremowa.Aromat karmelowo czekoladowy. Smak czekolady i nuty wanilii. Bardzo dobre piwo. głęboki ciemny kolor, gęsta, kremowa szarawy beż głowy, który trwa na wieki; nieco słaby aromat kawy i śliwki, być może niektóre czekolady, a także; Smak czekolady, kawy, śliwki, niektóre nutą imbiru, tytoniu i być może niektóre wanilii; doskonały smak, mniej intensywny i złożony aromat - tak, nadal bardzo dobre

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cool_Bond (1848) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2015
Malt, corn and alcohol in fragrance. The taste is of dark malt, caramel, citrus and coal. Truly a blend of flavor. Something I think I never bin part of. Maybe even a slight fruitiness and coffee towards the end of the taste. Wonderful bitterness in the aftertaste that fills the mouth forever. A very mixed flavor of this beer makes me hesitant but still curious. A special Guinness I liked the strong. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
RuneStumo (2323) - FŘRRESFJORDEN, NORWAY - MAR 28, 2015
28.03.2015. 0,325l Bottle. Bought in Copenhagen summer 2014. Black colour with off-white head. Aroma of red berries, coffee and liqorice. Sharp aroma. Taste and mouthfeel is a little weaker. Flavour of coffee and liqorice and berries. But its a little thin. Low on bitterness. There is some strange flavours here.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bp15092001 (66) - - MAR 19, 2015
Det må jeg sige! En fantastisk lækker unik mørk oplevelse. Uhm :-) Fedt at prøve denne udgave af en Guinness... Mørk mørk bitter sort lakrids toner - så fuglene synger!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Sibarh (140) - Białystok, 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).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
redders1974 (154) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
alex_leit (182) - 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 :)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olliejobbins (1228) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cimbasso (328) - - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (3560) - 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.

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