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Guinness 250th Anniversary Stout - Guinness Ltd.

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Guinness 250th Anniversary StoutGuinness 250th Anniversary Stout

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80
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552 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 552
Reviews: 401
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 15.82%
Wants: 9
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: naterock on 04-13-2009)
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fank2788

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3.63/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

11.2 oz bottle served in a pint glass
When poured this beer is pretty black but clear with ruby red/burgundy highlights and a nice foamy tan head. The smell is nice with some chocolate and roast malt but overall a bit on the thin side. This is a very dry stout with the majority of the taste comprised of black patent and a bit of chocolate malt. The mouthfeel is a bit prickly, it isn't as smooth as the nitro guinness which is to be expected but actually I like it more than regular Guinness but maybe not as much as the export stout. Drinkability is good you could definitely put away more of the originals than you could the 250 however I like the added complexity and enjoy this offering from Guinness.

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2009 00:43:58 | More by fank2788
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Guinness 250th Anniversary Stout from Guinness Ltd.
80 out of 100 based on 552 ratings.