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Guinness Original / Extra Stout (Ireland/UK)

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

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on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 384   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Unpasteurised in Ireland - pasteurised in the UK/Europe. Available in bottles and cans.
Similar to the Draught version, but without the extra nitrogen. NOT AVAILABLE IN THE UNITED STATES! Ratings for US Guinness Extra Stout go here: http://www.ratebeer.com/beer/guinness-extra-stout-40north-america/4456/


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (5261) - Halden, NORWAY - MAY 1, 2015
Complete black color with a thick creamy off white head. One big lacing down the glass. Smooth coffee aroma. Medium body with a pleasant soft carbonation. Solid coffee flavor with some roasted notes. Lovely pub ale.
[On tap at Temple Bar in Dublin, Ireland]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ShivanDragon (2015) - Leeuwarden, NETHERLANDS - APR 26, 2015
Guinness draft @pub Liverpool, black with creamy head. Malty aroma and some syrup sweetness. Tasty, roasted malts, coffee, chocolate, licht yet okay for now after drinking loads of Carling. Before and after the game Everton - Manchester United 3-0 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ordybill (514) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - APR 25, 2015
Poured from a 12 OZ bottle into a pint glass Aroma- Has a rich malt aroma Appearance- Pours a blackish brown like dirty motor oil with a medium sized tan head. Taste- Big malt flavor, the beer goes down nice and smooth Palate- This is a medium bodied moderately carbonated beer with a thick syrupy texture Overall- a really good stout, that is very easy to find. A great beer for those who are not used to stouts to give a try.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rotaldinho (113) - Paris, FRANCE - APR 18, 2015
A bit disappointed by this one. Nothing to sse with the classic Guiness Draugth

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
princepurple (22) - wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
I find this near enough one and the same with the continental europe type, so see its review for my feedback

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redders1974 (167) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2015
Pours slightly less foamy than draught Guinness very dry very drinkable but there’s much moire fun to be had in the world of stout/porter away from the stock Guinness. It just needs to be explored

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MrJamesMcEwan (113) - SCOTLAND - APR 6, 2015
* Bottle. Pours clear black, with a frothy cream coloured head. * Aroma is mild, roasted coffee & burnt paper. * Palate is medium body, medium carbonation, medium bubbles. * Taste is bitter malt, coffee & dried fruit. * Finish is bitter, coffee, malty & refreshing. * Bitter malt, coffee, dried fruit.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Borresteijn (5203) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2015
44cl Can from Co-op, ABV 4.2%. Almost black colour, light-beige head. Aroma of berries, roasted malts, toffee. Flavour is berries, light tartness, roasted/burnt malts, light ashy, toffee, bitter finish. Light bodied. OK.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kto (48) - SWITZERLAND - MAR 24, 2015
UPDATED: MAR 28, 2015 sold in germany, but made with barley (gerste), so rating this version and not continental. mine is 4.1% abv. heavily carbonated, but the head does not last very long. medium-light body. cured ham, rye bread, citrus, grains. dry roasty finish with hints of smoke.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
asimeow (172) - Sandsli, NORWAY - MAR 20, 2015
0,33l bottle in Sofia @Raketa. Surprisingly nice stout from Guinness. Was not aware. Licorice. Deep. Pleasant


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