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The tastiest dark brew since the rollicking days of the infamous Donnybrook Fair, Donnybrook Stout offers unparalleled refreshment for an ale so deep in flavor and intrigue. Fresh, whole flower British and Slovenian hops provide the proper, earthy hint of 'the auld sod' while deep roasted barley and low alcohol keep Donnybrook Stout clean, smooth and flavorful. Served on mixture of 75% nitro and 25% CO2.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maley1 (781) - calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 27, 2014
On tap, nitro version. Dark brown almost black pour with frothy beige cascading head. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee and chocolate. Taste of roasted malts, faint chocolate and faint coffee. Light bodied, low nitro carbonation, thin watery mouthfeel, slightly dry finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nate (3710) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 7, 2014
On tap at Brunzies. Nice roasty aroma with notes of chocolate, coffee, and smoke. Dark brown-black opaque with creamy beige lacing head. Medium body on nitro tap. Mild flavors, light lactose, and rich roasted malt. Some coffee and chocolate. Mild carbonic tang and light malt bitterness. Nutty finish with clean after.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcr (2198) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - JUN 25, 2014
Draft on nitro. Black body, nitro bubbles. Aroma of roasted malts, coffee, chocolate. The flavor is moderately sweet and lightly bitter. It finishes lightly to moderately sweet and lightly to moderately bitter. Medium body, smooth texture, nitro carbonation. Dry finish. The sweetness in this beer doesn’t pair well with the burnt roasted malts.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dlovell2 (735) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - MAY 27, 2014
On tap at Frisco Taphouse. Black with creamy tan head. Toasty roasted malt aroma. Flavor is smokey, roasted malt with chocolate and tobacco flavors. A little tartness towards the finish. Very smooth.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
solidfunk (3896) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Thick black pour with good head and lacing. Light roast, light coffee and a creamy thick consistency. Dry finish with some saltiness. Tap at Meridian Pint.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (6317) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 30, 2014
Taster on tap at Twenty Tap. Black color. Thin khaki head, with good retention. Thicker lace. Good milk chocolate, lightly roasty, lightly dark fruity nose... Classic, clean irish stout aroma. Maybe a bit more earthy hop bitterness, than say, a Guinness. I like it, though. Lighter body. Smooth, kind of creamy, lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Moderate sweet taste, light to moderate bitter. A solid dry irish stout. I let robotopera have the last 1/3 of my taster. He called it "overwhelmingly mild. Like there’s nothing there; like it’s cut." I guess he’s not used to dry irish stouts.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zarf (16) - Maryland, USA - MAR 28, 2014
Malty, light cocoa hints, with creamy nitro smoothness and a hint of sweetness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (5343) - Indiana, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Draft to taster. Looks solid; a translucent cola with light beige lacing. Smells of dark malt and roast. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. A little thin and a little bland.

4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
smaynard6000 (625) - Apopka, Florida, USA - MAR 22, 2014
on tap. Pours a murky black with average-sized white head. Light aroma of chocolate malt. Full bodied with creamy texture and soft carbonation. Moderately sweet. Nitro made this really stand out.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ross (2080) - weddington, North Carolina, USA - MAR 15, 2014
Draft. Thick black pour with a thick tan head. Chocolate, coffee, and dark malts dominate the nose. Smooth, easy to drink, no abv noticed. Could really put these down.


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