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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

3,062 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 3,062
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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FINA

Georgia

4.15/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Product of Canada

Beautiful opaque black beer with a dense tan head. Rich roasted coffee flavor with chocolate coming through. Nice carbonation, but it isn't overdone. Feels good all the way down to your stomach. The only thing that hampers this fine brew, as with most hearty dry stouts in my opinion, is the flavor seems to build up in your mouth over time. I can't drink more than 4 or 5 in a row. I need something every couple of bottles to shift gears like a crisp pilsner.

Serving type: bottle

03-24-2003 19:01:18 | More by FINA
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,062 ratings.