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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

3,018 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 3,018
Reviews: 1,218
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 38
Gots: 180 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured a rocky 2 finger head. This was a straight down the middle pour into a tulip glass. Decent retention and plenty of umbrella lacing.

S- Roasted malts,malty, vanilla, chocolate, roasted pecans, expresso, and a hint of smokiness.

T- Sweet and smokey. The roasted malts give it the smokey backbone, and the sweetness of the vanilla sticks out like a sore thumb. Also detecting some caramel, and a small biscuity taste.

M- Thick and chewy. Medium carbonation and an oily finish.

O- A solid "guinness styled stout". Pleasent on a cold, rainy or snowy night.

Serving type: bottle

05-20-2012 05:46:41 | More by intensify
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,018 ratings.