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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

3,072 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,072
Reviews: 1,219
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 15.41%
Wants: 42
Gots: 207 | 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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tubacharlie

Michigan

3.63/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Very little aroma, pours a two-finger head of a tan color formed of mostly very small bubbles.

Dark ruby-red brown - appears black at first glance, but held up to a strong light source there is just enough light penetration to reveal its ruby slippers.

Solid malt character with enough hops to give it some zing. Meaty and robust with some coffee and toast notes. Not overly carbonated, but sufficient to keep the lacy edge head going, with some sticking to the glass as the volume recedes from consumption.

A notable stout to which others are often compared. This does not seem as rich though, as others I remember from years past. Perhaps the Canadian water has something to do with it, as this was brewed in New Brunswick.

Serving type: bottle

03-18-2010 02:33:10 | More by tubacharlie
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Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
84 out of 100 based on 3,072 ratings.