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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) - Guinness Ltd.

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Guinness Extra Stout (Original)Guinness Extra Stout (Original)

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BA SCORE
84
good

3,063 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 3,063
Reviews: 1,219
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 42
Gots: 200 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: guinness33 on 11-12-2000)
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Adamthome1

Nebraska

4.15/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a pitch black dark into snifter glass with a rich, creamy head that lasts a great deal of time and a heavy lace remains. Bottle says it's from Canada. The extra stout is the only guiness you'll find in America that does not come from the St. James Gate brewery in Ireland.

Taste is very rich of roasted malt. Tastes of coffee and roasted malt. Taste is amplified as it warms up. I prefer it at just about room tempterature, it allows for tastes to be felt by the entire mouth. Hop is pretty sweet, especially when warmer.

Overall a fine extra stout, much better than the original guinness. Probably the darkest looking beer you will find and a wonderful head. Enjoy this one warm.

Serving type: bottle

11-13-2006 17:48:33 | More by Adamthome1
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,063 ratings.