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Murphys Irish Stout (3.5%)

Brewed by Heineken Ireland
Style: Dry Stout
Cork, Ireland


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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
Keg & Can.
Has also been brewed in the UK under contract at InBev Magor

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
olsvammel (4339) - Örebro, SWEDEN - APR 17, 2015
Can at ICA Maxi Eurostop outside of Örebro. Dark malts on the nose, some dark chocolate. Light body with some roasted malts and a hint of ash. Drinkable but not very exciting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
SamTheBarrel (677) - Vallentuna, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2015
500ml can with a nitro-widget poured into a pint glass. Appearance is clear dark brown with a medium sized creamy beige head with good retention. Aroma of roasted malts and dark coffee. Flavours of roasted malts, dark bread, espresso and a hint of dark chocolate. Taste is light sweet and medium bitter. Palate is light-medium bodied, creamy texture and average carbonation. Overall a decent Irish Stout, a little too light bodied but that is to be expected from a 3.5% ABV version.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mstrcrwly (727) - New York, USA - APR 4, 2015
can;t remember last time i had this that’s how bad it was..so not gonna say anything other than...pass on it.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
hippiemusic (58) - Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2014
I actually don’t mind this. No its not a Guinness, but was on sale at ABC for 6.99 a four pack. Same color same thickness, just a little more watered down.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alusmamuts (1117) - LATVIA - DEC 3, 2014
Brown with small light brown head. Malty, bit sweet with roasted bitterness later, some waterness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
djoeye (2580) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 18, 2014
Good fawn coloured head, dark dark ruby body, some tight carpet spots as lacings. Milky chocolate, sweet roasted malts in aroma, quite mild. Tastes chocolate, cocoa, mocca bean, dark bread. Just slightly diluted on palate. Short finish, some fruity grassy stuff there. [50cl can, abv3.5%, BB30042015, B@Ica Kvantum Kiruna, T11/11@RuneSession]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Rune (9500) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 13, 2014
500ml can. Good looking with a deep rosewood coloured body and tan coloured head. Sweet chocolate nose. Grainy chocolate to the taste buds, slightly roasted. Thin to medium on the swallow. Far from great but quite possible to drink (kindly shared by djoeye, Tromsø 11.11.2014).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
two7offsuit (383) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Pours dark brown with an off white head. Aromas of malt and coffee. Flavors of malt with hints of coffee and chocolate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Koelschtrinker (13628) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - AUG 20, 2014
Leicht kaffeeartiger Antrunk, dünn, wenig malzig. Das Bier nimmt an Intensität noch ab, etwas getreidig, nun eher unpassend. Zu dünn im gut zu sein, auch wenn das Ende harmonischer ist. 14/7/9/9/7/9

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Hallstein (316) - Skogn, NORWAY - JUN 6, 2014
Bought in sweden. Tastes like a weak guinness without the sourness guinness has. More chocolate-y and coffee-like notes. Dry finish with a thin body. The swedish rules about beer in convenience stores really fucks up whatever this beer could’ve been if it had been full strength.

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