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Brewed by Heineken Ireland
Style: Dry Stout
Cork, Ireland

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 1732   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pasteurised in cans and kegs, with nitrogen. As of late 2012, the 4.3% bottled version had been discontinued.
Has also been brewed in the UK under contract at InBev Magor and latterly at Heineken’s John Smith’s site in Tadcaster plant and at Monteiths in New Zealand.
Ingredients: Pale and chocolate malts; roasted barley; Target hops.


Braastad's rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Braastad (421) - - APR 12, 2013
Black with tan head. Aroma has roast bread Very dry and soft, roast bready and biscuit malt on the taste Little bitter on the finish.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
poech73 (197) - Nivelles, BELGIUM - SEP 27, 2014
Can @StoneManor. Bière brune assez dense fort caramélisée et cacaotée avec un arrière goût de fumé, et de malt torréfié mais peu amère. La bouche est plutôt aqueuse, comme un Porter, le torréfié et le fumé en plus. Je goûte aussi un arrière goût métallique désagréable. Le tout un peu pâteux, avec des arômes qui donnent l’impression de ne pas être naturels. Stout sans style, en tout cas assez banal à la dégustation.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
JimmyBoy74 (187) - Örebro, SWEDEN - SEP 26, 2014
Halv pint på hak i Dublin. Påminner mycket om Guinness men har mer smak i eftersmaken och jag gillat det!

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
mintzmeet (207) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 23, 2014
Can just says Murphy’s Imported Stout. Nice head, awesome coloring typical of the nitro can. Super creamy, more thin than thick. Dry roasty malts, bread notes. Smells kind of stale.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
digopossobon (291) - MACAE, BRAZIL - SEP 20, 2014
Belo creme denso, castanho e bem formado. É fantástico ver o nitrogênio agindo para formar o creme. Líquido negro e opaco. Aroma de chocolate e malte torrado, caramelo doce. Delicioso! Seca, lúpulo bem inserido, sem excessos. Café e chocolate aparecem bem. A carbonatação baixa dá uma suavidade que faz a cerveja descer com uma bela fluidez. Fundo com malte torrado bem evidente. E chocolate amargo.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lawman834 (226) - Texas, USA - SEP 19, 2014
As with all Nitro Can Stouts, this one gets full points for appearance. Like it’s identical twin (Guinness) it’s creamy and balanced, but lacking in any real complexity. There’s Roasted Malt, a hint of coffee the faintest hint of hops and a slightly smokey finish. Exactly what I would expect in a mass produced Dry Stout and as such, I would prefer a good Imperial when I can get one.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
jpkeskinen (222) - FINLAND - SEP 16, 2014
Drank from a can at home. The taste is slightly bitter with hints of caramel and metal. The head is guinnessy.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weedster (20) - - SEP 16, 2014
the beer is light, altough sense of creaminess, nice mouthfeel, although very watery for an alcohol consumer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
loco_gallego (65) - SWITZERLAND - SEP 13, 2014
Stout noir, mousse crémeuse et persistante. Arôme de malt toasté et fumage. On ressent la même chose en bouche, avec une certaine douceur. Peu d’amertume

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gerbeer (1798) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 12, 2014
On tap. Pours a very dark brown with moderate lightish tan head. Aromas of roasted malt/barley. Flavors of watery coffee, cardboard, nuts and dusty roasted malts. Light bitter finish. A classic surpassed by craft.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
luisfelizola (31) - Campinas, BRAZIL - SEP 7, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2014 Cor negra, torrefação, defumado. Sem carbonatação, pouco amargor, corpo leve, tostado na boca, pouca acidez


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