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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

3,091 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 3,091
Reviews: 1,219
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 42
Gots: 215 | 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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TagoMago

New York

4.5/5  rDev +21.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: 12 oz. Euro bottle, poured into Guinness pint glass.

Appearance: Pitch black in color with a beautiful, chunky, tan head. The retention is superb, as is the lacing, which is plentiful.

Smell: Dark roasted malts - coffee-like. Some faint ester-like qualities are noticed, too.

Taste: The carbonation is rather upfront, as is the smoothness. The flavor is very malty, with a superbly rich and creamy mouthfeel. The hops provide this beer with a certain tartness and bite, and a dry finish.

Overall: A very good, very accessible stout. It's as easy to find as it is to drink. Of all the bottled and canned Guinness products, this is the best, second only to the various Foreign Extra Stouts.

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2004 04:50:44 | More by TagoMago
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,091 ratings.