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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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common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 360   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/


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lebo88 (10) - POLAND - NOV 6, 2014
Bottle 330 ml. Coffee aroma. Appearance: black, clear, with tan head. Medium bitterness. Quite drinkable, but nothing special.

3.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
macio_men (36) - POLAND - NOV 5, 2014
Słaby aromat. Piękny, ciemny, nieprzejrzysty kolor. Gęsta piana, długo się utrzymuje. Dość gorzkie, na początku wyczuwalny kawowy aromat, potem niestety zanika. Ogólnie, przyzwoite piwo, choć nie ukrywam spodziewałem się więcej po tak znanej marce.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Choos (632) - Taylors Hill, AUSTRALIA - NOV 2, 2014
Aroma: some caramel, some metal and carbon App: black with a red heart Flavour: caramel, toasty malt Palate: finishes with grainy side notes and some hop bitterness ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cenzura (92) - Warsaw, POLAND - OCT 18, 2014
Aroma: Roasted malts and sweet coffee. Taste: Soft roasted flavour with coffee influence, medium sweetness. Small head, good lacing, average carbonation and light bitterness.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
camoes (178) - PORTUGAL - OCT 14, 2014
Review based on the BJCP2008 guidelines (style 13A). Bottle 33 cl - Batch L20:47 82 190. AROMA: roasted malt notes of coffee and slight cocoa. some DMS is noticeable as is some burned rubber. APPEARANCE: black and opaque. thin tanned head with low retention. TASTE: roasted flavour with a very dry finish. low hop derived bitterness with low fruitness. PALATE: medium-light body. medium-low carbonation. some roasted derived astringency. OVERALL: a dry stout with some odd aromas.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
christhoel (160) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2014
roasty, coffee, red, clear, tan foam, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, full body, thick feel, flat, . im not sure what to make of this 1 when i see it on draught in pubs it looks good but this i had from a bottle looked like shite and didnt taste much better if im missing something about guinness feel free to message me and let me know whats the best version !

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jaghana (4074) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle 25cl. A dark beer with medium head, nose is on brown caramel and brown bread. Aroma is on brown caramel too, chocolate, loght sourish background, roasted malt body, medium creamy. Near to the classic foreign extra, fine.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
loco_gallego (112) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 20, 2014
Stout noire; brune-rouge foncée. Mousse beige disparaissant rapidement. Faible carbonation. Arôme de café, puis caramel. Le tout assez balancé et discret pour une stout. Les arômes de torrefaction sont assez peu présents et laissent les autres s’exprimer. En bouche assez similaire, avec un léger houblonnage en fin de bouche prolongeant l’amertume, petite sécheresse. Mais un peu watery et manquant de crémosité. Stout décente, sans plus.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
azzie (294) - - SEP 19, 2014
Bottle. Hazy dark brown liquid. Light carbonation, medium body. Head tan and average. A bit sour, medium bitterness, light sweetness. Taste of coffee. Good one.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
16erBlech (68) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - SEP 13, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 14, 2014 0,33l bottle. Well I guess Guinness is one of the best- known beers. I couldnt drink it everyday, but from time to time its quite ok.


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