Brewed by Porterhouse
Style: Dry Stout
Dublin, Ireland


on tap

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RATINGS: 511   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Cold filtered and kegged. Also available bottled at 5.7% ABV.
"Made to arecipe originally brewed by Deasy’s of West Cork in the early 1900’s. This was Michael Collins’ favourite tipple - a stout like your gradfather used to drink. A fine fullsome stout, full in every way, a pungent aroma of late kettle hops. A generous quantity of roast grain for flavour, bitter with flaked barley producing that rich body."
Ingredients: Pale Malt, Roast Barley, Black Malt, Flaked Barley; Galena, Nugget and East Kent Goldings hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alvaro78 (289) - Sevilla, SPAIN - MAR 17, 2016
Aromas a café y carbón Aspecto perfecto espuma densa y persistente Muy torrefacto en boca. Café con final seco ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rouhlas (2803) - GREECE - MAR 17, 2016
From tap at Les Berthom Lyon V, Lyon. Black color with beige brown head. Roasted malty aroma, lots of coffee, licorice, some chocolate, caramel. Sweet and heavy bitter taste like aroma. Light to medium oily body with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ordybill (1340) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - MAR 6, 2016
Poured from an 11.2 OZ bottle into a pint glass. The appearance is a black beer with a small tan head. The aroma is packed with chocolate malt and roasted nuts. The taste is a very nice smoky malt flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
killroy (120) - BULGARIA - FEB 13, 2016
Pours almost black and oily. Aroma of coffee, chocolate and a roasty hint. Malty, caramel taste with bitter finish. Nice and smooth.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drmet (822) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - JAN 24, 2016
L: -pours the darkest of brown with no light coming through and a big,frothy,sand-coloured head S: -chocolate,oats,mocha,coffee,nutty,cream the nose with dried fruits and a toasty finish -high espresso-like bitterniss -dry finish F: -low to medium carbonation -light to medium,creamy body O: Fantastic single Stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Majek (722) - Ząbki, POLAND - JAN 20, 2016
Black colour, it looks like old engine oil. Medium and stable head. Meidum intesive aroma of roasted malts, lots of dark chocolate, some dried fruits and hint of hops on background. Taste is medium sweet, light to medium bitter and medium dry. Pleasant dry finish. Medium to full body. Soft carbonation. Tasty, dry, full of flavours stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mateuszk (2156) - Poznań, POLAND - DEC 26, 2015
Bottle. Black in colour, beige head.Very roasty, lots of chocolate and hoppy notes. Medium to light body, bitter and dry finish. Nice and hoppy dry stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yy0pp (1308) - - DEC 11, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown color with low beige head. Aroma - Roasted malts, chocolate, grapes. Taste - Medium sweetness, malts, citrus, nuts, vanilla milk.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martin00sr (2783) - Haderslev, DENMARK - DEC 7, 2015
Black with airy light tan froth. Roasted and hoppy aroma with notes of dark chocolate, coffee and licorice. Roasted flavour with coffee and strong, lasting bitterness. Ok but mouthfeel is a little too light.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
impuritylaw (64) - Freibierg, GERMANY - NOV 5, 2015
UPDATED: NOV 10, 2015 Bottle bbe 19.12.15. Dark brown beer with brownish head. Roasty and intense caramelly aroma. Taste is pretty dry with dark malts, caramel and coffee. Nicely balanced stout with a long dry/bitter finish.

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