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Brewed by Labatt Breweries (AB InBev)
Style: Dry Stout
London, Canada

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RATINGS: 1864   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   IBU: 47   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Labatts brew a pale ale base to which is added the unfermented but hopped Guinness wort extract. Guinness Extra Stout is brewed in Canada by Labatt under license from Arthur Guinness Son & Company. Editors Note: It looks like Moosehead is also brewing Guinness. Bottles in the US are from there of late, but Canadian bottles are still showing Labatt. 04/23/06

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4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
raymow (1498) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 6, 2003
What can you say - if you're gonna drink a Stout, look no further than Guinness. Atrue classic. Great dark color and foamy white head. Top notch.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PorterPounder (7620) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - FEB 2, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2005 Rerate Just does not do it for me anymore - all around boring and lifeless Original 3.8 Fond memeories of this in my youth (14 yrs old)- used to sell newspaper subscriptions door to door and the guy who took us around would reward us with Guninness - why? I dont know! Could barely stomach it then - could not imagine how anybody would want to drink it! Now that my taste buds have matured - I can appreciate it a bit more. Nice dark black pour with a creamy off-white head with a decent bit of lacing. Roasty flavor, very subtle coffee undertones - bit of a chalky aftertaste. Sours a tad bit near the end - but overall, still a winner.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rockinout (966) - Kent, Ohio, USA - JAN 29, 2003
One of my first "real" beers so long ago. Roasty smokey nose, black, bitter stout.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GregL40 (97) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 26, 2003
Flatter than the regular with no creamy head and bitterness that has no body to balance it.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
obxdude10 (2296) - Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 24, 2003
Beautiful black color, huge tan head that laced around the glass, a little thiner than the extra stout, I still prefer the draft (of course), but if I can't have it on draft then give it to me in the can, but still an excellent stout
Earlier Rating: 11/22/2001 Total Score: 3.9
Good stout, better out of the can if you cant get one on tap.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
OriginalCheeser (32) - USA - JAN 22, 2003
Strong flavor and impressive dark color. Flavor was better when served at room temperature.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjmurphy2 (85) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 18, 2003
Not as good as draught style. A smooth, smoky stout that doesn't have much body to it. Even when it's lukewarm it tastes COLD, which is interesting.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
victorious99 (13) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 16, 2003
Amazing beer. Great color, great taste. Somewhat bitter aftertaste but not bad. Gorgeous beer.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dBrEiEnRk (13) - Quakertown, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 14, 2003
great dark body.long lasting head. smooth taste with a mild aftertaste

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Guinness4Duff (515) - Tallahassee (and Poconos, PA), Florida, USA - JAN 11, 2003
UPDATED: JAN 27, 2008 Pours a deep black with a tan head. Bitter and very roasted like burnt coffee. This is the king of the Irish stouts


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