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Guinness Draught - Guinness Ltd.

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BA SCORE
79
okay

5,510 Ratings
THE BROS
65
poor

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Ratings: 5,510
Reviews: 1,972
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 20.06%
Wants: 37
Gots: 487 | 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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TrappistJohnMD

Mississippi

3.2/5  rDev -8.3%

Pours almost black with one fingered tan head and a little lacing on sides of my snifter.

Smell is good with heavy roasted malt and chocolate and a little coffee.

Taste is roasted malt with maybe a little camp fire mixed in. Mild bitterness. Not much else.

Mouthfeel was pretty poor. Much thinner than I had expected. Pretty watery and almost no carbonation.

Overall this was o.k. Glad we have this as an option in Mississippi but definitely not my favorite.

01-03-2012 02:53:45 | More by TrappistJohnMD
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BrewerB

Florida

3.45/5  rDev -1.1%

Picked up a bottle of this at my local corner market.

Pouring into a 3 floyds pint glass (despite instructions to drink it from the bottle). Dark brown with mahogany highlights. A dense, creamy light tan foam formed on top and has excellent retention. Lacing.

Dark roasted malts in the aroma - bittersweet chocolate and ground coffee. Slight sourness.

Roasty malts up from with a touch of dark chocolate. Subtle charcoal. A medium/medium-high bitterness creeps in at the finish and lingers on into the finish. A slight twang underlies the other flavors.

Medium-full in body with a creamy mouthfeel. Carbonation is low.

Overall not too impressive. Hard to compare this to the draft version and not as good as many American craft brewed examples of the style.

01-03-2012 02:28:33 | More by BrewerB
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jennaski01

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +28.9%

01-03-2012 02:00:17 | More by jennaski01
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VEGAVEGA

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

01-02-2012 23:57:22 | More by VEGAVEGA
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whendeathsleeps

Indiana

3.68/5  rDev +5.4%

A- Pours black, two finger tan head. Great retention, great lacing.

S- Coffee, chocolatey, smokey, a little creamy, light in smell in general.

T- An easy drinking palatable stout, the usual roasted coffee and chocolate notes, bready malt.

M- Thick creamy head, the body is a little thin, light carbonation, smooth, dry refreshing finish.

O- Not complex by any means, still any enjoyable beer and a great intro for those wanting to try a stout. When you do step up, try a Siberian Night Imperial by Thirsty Dog, it's an excellent beer.

01-02-2012 20:38:36 | More by whendeathsleeps
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livingtodie

Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -14%

01-02-2012 19:57:30 | More by livingtodie
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hogrider

Florida

3/5  rDev -14%

01-02-2012 19:06:28 | More by hogrider
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mchorvath

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +28.9%

01-02-2012 14:37:56 | More by mchorvath
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andyb262

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

01-01-2012 04:00:04 | More by andyb262
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KimenTshom

California

2.5/5  rDev -28.4%

01-01-2012 01:04:16 | More by KimenTshom
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jaylew61

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +28.9%

01-01-2012 00:38:57 | More by jaylew61
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r3o

Florida

3/5  rDev -14%

12-31-2011 23:59:40 | More by r3o
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KornWallace

New York

4/5  rDev +14.6%

12-31-2011 23:22:10 | More by KornWallace
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br0wnc0w88

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +43.3%

12-31-2011 22:41:54 | More by br0wnc0w88
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Musineer

Texas

3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

12-31-2011 21:47:30 | More by Musineer
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muddyh2oblues

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

12-31-2011 21:40:54 | More by muddyh2oblues
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AndrewMichael

Virginia

4/5  rDev +14.6%

12-31-2011 20:08:49 | More by AndrewMichael
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msromberg

Texas

4/5  rDev +14.6%

12-31-2011 18:34:54 | More by msromberg
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NCLorax

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +14.6%

12-31-2011 15:33:17 | More by NCLorax
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mbmyers3

California

2.5/5  rDev -28.4%

12-31-2011 05:37:23 | More by mbmyers3
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hawkmage

California

3/5  rDev -14%

12-31-2011 04:47:14 | More by hawkmage
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allisino

Illinois

3/5  rDev -14%

12-31-2011 04:30:29 | More by allisino
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dmmcgove

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

12-30-2011 22:51:41 | More by dmmcgove
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jpd7374

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +0.3%

12-30-2011 21:09:16 | More by jpd7374
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bostonbluenose

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +14.6%

12-30-2011 16:59:18 | More by bostonbluenose
Guinness Draught from Guinness Ltd.
79 out of 100 based on 5,510 ratings.