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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

3,025 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 3,025
Reviews: 1,218
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 38
Gots: 182 | 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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bens0n

Texas

3.3/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This beer pours an almost opaque brown, not quite black but close, with a fair amount of light tan head.

There was nothing that really jumped out on the nose but it has a pleasantly roasty smell with a slight sweetness.

Flavor wise, the roasted qualities were the most prevalent, some amount of burnt coffee is in the mix too. Nothing really special or exceptional, just kind of mild and almost watery. Definitely on the bitter side (unlike the aroma).

This beer is not very smooth for a stout, its pretty good, but nothing amazing.

Serving type: bottle

12-21-2010 02:56:19 | More by bens0n
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,025 ratings.