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Guinness Black Lager - Guinness Ltd.

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BA SCORE
72
okay

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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spinrsx

Ontario (Canada)

2.98/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

12oz Bottle from CJ's Potsdam NY for 1.75$

Appearance - Dark brown colour with an above average size fizzy beige/light brown coloured head. It's hard to make out the level of carbonation and there is some fair lacing. The head lasted for around 4 minutes.

Smell - Malts, chocolate, coffee, grains, metallic

Taste & Mouth - There is an above average amount of carbonation and I can taste malts, light coffee, and a hint of chocolate. There is also some corn/grains and some /roasted/smokey/metallic notes. It ends with a grainy bitter aftertaste.

Overall - Drinkable but nothing groundbreaking by any means. It has a decent amount of bitterness at the end, but it's pretty basic tasting other than that. I wouldn't buy it again, but I wouldn't turn one away if offered.

Serving type: bottle

09-14-2012 23:43:05 | More by spinrsx
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Guinness Black Lager from Guinness Ltd.
72 out of 100 based on 1,664 ratings.