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Brewed by St. James’s Gate (Diageo)
Style: Stout
Dublin, Ireland

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RATINGS: 493   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle & Can: Filtered
Abv may vary from 4.1% to 4.3%, depending on where sold
Previously sold under various names, including "XX Porter" and "Extra Stout Porter" and "Extra Stout"
If you were in a pub sometime between 1821 and 1970, chances are this is the Guinness you would have been drinking. Originally brewed as the XX version of our Porter, it’s hoppy, roasty, and crisp, with a bittersweet finish.

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3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Wixie (557) - BELGIUM - OCT 16, 2016
Dark brown liquid, small head. Strong aroma of peat, smoked ham. Medium body, little bit carbonation. Taste of peat and smoked ham.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JDsz5 (29) - - OCT 8, 2016
Aroma 3. Appearance 5. Taste 5. Palate 3. Overall 11. On tap at Guinness Storehouse, Dublin.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
meldorf75 (88) - - SEP 23, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 21, 2017 Ciemny barwa. Piana gesta wolno opadajaca. W smaku palony slod. Mila goryczka. Srednio nasycone. Ciezko cos wyczuc w aromacie poza palonym slodem. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cmacklin (1092) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 19, 2016
On tap. Pours a clear dark brown with a medium, creamy, long lasting, tan head that laces. Sweet aroma of roasted malt, coffee and caramel. Sweet flavour of roasted malt, coffee, caramel and a hint of peat with a dry, mildly bitter finish. Light body with a watery texture and soft carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
rdb84 (598) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 16, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 16, 2016 As Guiness Extra Stout (50cl bottle). Pours deep dark brown with fairly large head. A: light metallic, sweet caramel malts, vanilla, mocha, light rye. Not bad for abv. T: crisp to smooth mouthfeel, follows aroma. Light bitter development, sweet caramel finish. Turns watery after couple of sips.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cagou007 (1140) - FRANCE - AUG 25, 2016
Can at Reading Festival-- Pours deep black with thin white head. Nose is roasty. Aromas at roasted malt, a arable touch. Low carbonation, medium body. Medium bitter and sweet finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
daniele (8911) - ITALY - AUG 16, 2016
bottle bb3/3/17 scura schiuma piuttosto abbondante pouttosto gasta discrete note tostate abbastanza amara poco aroma buona secchezza

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
abirres (125) - Salamanca, SPAIN - AUG 15, 2016
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2016 Negra con reflejos rubíes, de espuma abundante color beige y peor retención. Aroma a grano tostado, notas a cacao, café y algo de regaliz, sutil lúpulo noble. De entrada dulce, buen trago, se hace notar el grano tostado, algo de café, un cierto punto agrio bien contrarrestado por la malta. De trago largo con rico postgusto a regaliz. Cuerpo y carbónico propio del estilo.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
beertholomeus (1813) - California, USA - AUG 12, 2016
Pours a near black with a khaki head. Roasty malt, caramel, chocolate and toast aroma. Caramel, toffee and roasty malt flavors. Medium light body and moderate carbonation. Caramel and roast finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
FinnIckler (392) - GERMANY - AUG 4, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 22, 2016 Bottle bought at maruhn in eberstadt. Dark brown colored. Foam dispurses Quickly. Hints of orange, chocolate and even a bit of liccorice. Overall Solid beer for consumption in small quantities.


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