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RATINGS: 566   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   IBU: 43   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
Bottle and keg: Filtered; Cask: Unfiltered.
Introduced August 1993.

British pale ale malt; Crystal, Chocolate and Black malts; Roasted barley;
Warrior, Cascade, Tettnang, Goldings hops;
warm fermenting English yeast.
OG 1052

A classic Irish stout. Full-bodied yet smooth and spectacular in appearance.

Troobie99's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Troobie99 (60) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 12, 2002
This isnít an Irish stout--or at least wasnít last year when I bought a bottle. The bottle I had was black and thick, with a chocolate and walnut nose. It was a dense beer, somewhat one-dimensional with a sharp malt astringincy (too much crystal malt is what it tastes like). Itís a decent beer, but they need to ratchet back the crystal malt, and try to achieve the dryness through roasted barley and different hopping.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mark_Eck (1430) - - APR 24, 2016
Bottle. Pours black. Aroma and taste are light roasted malts and coffee flavors.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (1980) - CROATIA - MAR 19, 2016
Bottle, 355 ml from Pivoteka, Zagreb. Shared with JFK10000. Pours dark brown with creamy light brown head. Malty, roasted, medium coffee notes. Smooth and easy drinkable. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cagou007 (871) - FRANCE - FEB 16, 2016
Pours deep black with thick brown head. Nose is coffee. Aromas are roasted malts, dark fruits, licorice, coffee. Fizzy carbonation, light body. Medium dry and roasty/bitter finish. Average stout. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jandd1983 (3625) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - FEB 3, 2016
Bottle. It poured a black color with a tan head. The aroma was of coffee, roasted malts and some cocoa. The taste was similar to the aroma with more coffee, malts and chocolate. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (1193) - Iowa, USA - DEC 17, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark brown with thin tan head. Nose and taste are roast coffee and dark chocolate. Dirty aftertaste. Okay stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sebilinz (1596) - Linz, AUSTRIA - SEP 18, 2015
Bottle. Black body with tan head. Aroma is roasted malts with some cocoa and nuts. Taste is malts with some oily vanilla. Aftertaste is roasted malts bitterness and sweetness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
veceo (1118) - CROATIA - AUG 22, 2015
Dark brown color, nice tan head. Pleasant roasty aroma, lots of chocolate and coffee, also some dark fruits. Taste is surprisingly tasty with coffee, milk chocolate and roasted malt being most dominant. Medium body, soft carbonation. Well, surprisingly awesome easy going stout.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (6556) - Halden, NORWAY - AUG 14, 2015
Almost black color with a fine beige head. Coffee, chocolate and fruity aroma. Well I think a lot of adjective will fit for this one. Tad sweet flavor with coffee, some roasted malt, light fruity and some chocolate. Decent nice stout.
[Bottle from Utobeer at Borough Market, Southwark in London, England]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
artyom (882) - Osijek, CROATIA - AUG 10, 2015
0.33l bottle. Dark brown color with brown color. Aroma is roasted malt, coffee and chocolate. Taste is sweet with roasted malt and dark chocolate. Overall itís good stout.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
decaturstevo (5743) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - JUL 30, 2015
Black brown pour with tan head and lace. Aroma is light coffee and a touch of chocolate. A decent malt bitter. Medium bodied and fizzy. A little weak on flavor and body but still ok.

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