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Guinness Generous Ale - Guinness Ltd.

Guinness Generous AleGuinness Generous Ale

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76
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174 Ratings
THE BROS
76
okay

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Ratings: 174
Reviews: 61
rAvg: 3.32
pDev: 14.16%


Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
English Dark Mild Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RyanLigeia on 11-14-2012)
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Jason

Massachusetts

3.33/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

11.2oz brown bottle with no freshness date.

Reddish brown with ample head. Mild caramel in the nose with bready undertones and a faintness hop hop ... very clean. Some smoothness, mildy crisp with a moderate sized body. Toasted grain, hint of roastiness, grape skin, slightly metallic, slightly sharp bitterness, kiss of caramel, wet body, bone dry finish. Not sure what to think here, not much of a winter ale ... of body nor strength. I guess I expected a bit more, just seems a bit overly processed.

Serving type: bottle

02-19-2013 04:58:01 | More by Jason
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delgotit99

Indiana

3/5  rDev -9.6%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -9.6%

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Alabama

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

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Golden32

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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New Mexico

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

12-22-2013 20:07:52 | More by LXIXME
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Michigan

3/5  rDev -9.6%

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Bubbba

British Columbia (Canada)

1.75/5  rDev -47.3%

12-16-2013 02:03:42 | More by Bubbba
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RobinLee

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-10-2013 23:56:32 | More by RobinLee
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RochefortChris

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

12-08-2013 19:52:24 | More by RochefortChris
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RRC03

New Hampshire

3/5  rDev -9.6%

11-20-2013 23:34:13 | More by RRC03
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lehueve

Mexico

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

11-05-2013 22:20:29 | More by lehueve
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FrankHammer

Michigan

2.25/5  rDev -32.2%

10-21-2013 13:26:57 | More by FrankHammer
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ROGUE16

Delaware

3/5  rDev -9.6%

10-07-2013 05:38:54 | More by ROGUE16
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Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

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harpus

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

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JJKBeerLvr

Pennsylvania

2.68/5  rDev -19.3%
look: 4 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Served August 2013 from bottle into pint glass

Appearance: Amber, with thin head that did not last long.

Smell: Very mild aromas. I get some sweet-malt aromas, but overall not much.

Taste: Middle of the road body (not full but not too light). Not a lot of hops nor malt taste.

Mouthfeel: Thin, and smooth.

Overall: Ok ale. Will probably not buy a case, but will drink it when it is included in a Guinness mixed assorted case.

Serving type: bottle

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Guinness Generous Ale from Guinness Ltd.
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