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RATINGS: 283   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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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.


3.9
   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 (5573) - 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 (642) - 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 (2090) - 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.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (1437) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Draft at Rustico Alexandria poured into a tasting snifter. Pours black with a finger of off-white head. Good semi-webby lacing. Aromas of cream, light roast. Tasting notes of cream, milk chocolate, light roast, subtle fruit. Light-medium body with a creamy mouthfeel. Dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (7934) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JAN 21, 2014
Draught 15 cl as part of a 6 beer flight at the Lagerhaus brewpub in Palm Harbor, FL, on January 20, 2014.
Clear dark brown to black color, teal to tan head. Sweet, malty, light roasted, grainy taste. Malty, grainy aftertaste. Fizzy a bit thin mouthfeel. Sweet, malty, grainy scent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
coolpop (1395) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Draft. Poured nearly black with a thick, fine-bubbled head. Beautiful cascading carbonation. Love the low ABV. Roasted malt, quite dry, mildly bitter and ... celery. Kept trying to come up with another way to describe it. But there it was. I.e., an odd vegetal note. Other than that, quite nice. Easy drinking.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (2145) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 27, 2013
A: Dark Opaque Hue, Passes No Light, Thick Off White Head, Some Lacing S: Dark Roasted Malts, Mild Chocolate, Mild Coffee, Mildly Grainy T: Roasted Malts, Mild Coffee, Mild Chocolate M: Great Carbonation, Dry, Mild Roasty Overall, a nice subtle tasting Irish Dry Stout but taste is a little too subtle even for a dry stout.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
radio_nowhere (875) - Maryland, USA - OCT 27, 2013
Draft at Victory brewpub. Served in a English pint glass, deep dark brown with tan nitro head. Aroma of dark roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, light caramel note and some nuttiness. Taste was lighter then the aroma notes emphasizing the roastiness with a smoke note. Medium body, low carbonation(mostly nitro), creamy, thin, dry, rich with light roast finish. Kind of like a lighter Guinness, I thought it was nice easy drinking.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
onceblind (4287) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Clear black pour with a big creamy light beige head. Aroma has a roasty nuttiness with a faint creaminess under all of it. Flavor is clean and light, featuring notes of roasty dark malts, a little nuttiness, a little smoke, and some peat. A Light and quaffable well-made stout.


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