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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) - Guinness Ltd.

Not Rated.
Guinness Extra Stout (Original)Guinness Extra Stout (Original)

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BA SCORE
84
good

3,104 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,104
Reviews: 1,219
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 42
Gots: 220 | 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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treehugginslug

California

1.78/5  rDev -51.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

A - Fine

S - Smell of chocolate and coffee, with roasted barley. Not too impressive for a stout.

T - Tastes were similar to smell, but the after taste that every talks about is similar to cigarettes! This immediately turned me off. I guess this was the roasted barley, but it was unbearable.

M - Couldn't get past the taste of cigarettes.

D - Low

Buy again? No
Recommend? No
Drink at party? No

Overall: Hard to drink and suprised that this is rated so high. Wonder if people are too blinded by the aura of Guinness to notice a bad beer.

Serving type: bottle

06-19-2010 05:41:57 | More by treehugginslug
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,104 ratings.