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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) - Guinness Ltd.

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

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BA SCORE
84
good

2,871 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2871
Reviews: 1208
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.14%


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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faubs

Louisiana

4.08/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

For starters I love this stuff, the characteristics are distinctly Guinness and may not apply elsewhere. Thick pour with an instant thick foamy brown head, that dissipates only slightly throughout the experience. Appearance? Somewhere in the neighborhood of Pennzoil 10W-30, use a pint to safely view the next solar eclipse. Very thick mouth feel, leaves residue on the palette, the teeth, hell everywhere…I love it! A little on the gritty side, that’s why they put a filter at the tap. Initially very smooth but gives way to a stale bitter hop. Faint aroma of chocolate. Overall a great beer, but drink slowly. If you don’t like darker beers, don’t even think about trying this one…you’ll hate it.

Serving type: bottle

12-05-2002 22:19:41 | More by faubs
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
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