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Guinness Draught - Guinness Ltd.

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BA SCORE
79
okay

5,128 Ratings
THE BROS
65
poor

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Ratings: 5,128
Reviews: 1,954
rAvg: 3.48
pDev: 20.11%
Wants: 26
Gots: 311 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-02-2001)
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Reviews by JoLight:
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JoLight

Georgia

4.8/5  rDev +37.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

The beer pours a virtually black color, but some amber/brown coloring is detected in certain lighting.

The sandy, creamy, milky, slightly tan head maintains a finger width all the way down the glass, with lots of nice lacing.

As far as aroma goes, it's pretty faint. There's a typical stout sweetness to it, and then some dark-roasted malts.

There is a milky, vivd creaminess at the beginning, with dark, roasted malts. And then you get black coffee, and maybe - just maybe - some dark chocolate.

The mouthfeel is on the heavy side of medium.

Overall, this is one of my favorite beers. It's smooth, easy-drinking, flavorful, and overall a damn good beer. I don't think you can ever go wrong with any Guinness product.

Serving type: nitro-can

05-29-2012 20:36:24 | More by JoLight
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Guinness Draught from Guinness Ltd.
79 out of 100 based on 5,128 ratings.