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Guinness Black Lager - Guinness Ltd.

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BA SCORE
72
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1,664 Ratings
THE BROS
71
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Ratings: 1,664
Reviews: 412
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: 19.55%
Wants: 19
Gots: 97 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Euro Dark Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mdagnew on 04-03-2010)
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jjamadorphd

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3.25/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

The beer poured out very smoothly and ended with a pillowy tan head, and it stuck around for good while. The beer was true to its name - it was black to my eyes and actually looked good in the glass for being so dark. The carbonation was high leading to an average mouthfeel. The smell of roasted barley was strong, not overpowering, but it did take the place of the normal hoppy taste in most beers. It was a good difference for a change. Overall, I have it a rating just above average due to its amazing black color.

Serving type: bottle

10-14-2012 23:34:22 | More by jjamadorphd
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Guinness Black Lager from Guinness Ltd.
72 out of 100 based on 1,664 ratings.