Donnybrook Stout - Victory Brewing Company
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
Ratings: 398 | Reviews: 137 | Display Reviews Only:
4.65/5 rDev +27%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
Brilliant beer! Beats most of the craft stouts out there in my book!
Appearance: Jet black with a light tan head
Smell: Roasted barley, coffee, charcoal
Taste: Roast barley malt, coffee, hint of cocoa, and a mild hop bite at the end
Overall, this is a delightful beer. I would highly recommend it to any lovers of stout!
Serving type: nitro-tap
05-23-2013 15:34:17 | More by BierStein711
3.74/5 rDev +2.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
Had this on tap at the Liberty Bar on West 35th street in Manhattan. It was the tale of 2 beers. Initially, I had thought that I got a poor pour, as the brew had barely settled by the time it was presented to me and had a huge head, about 1/4 of the glass. In retrospect, the pour was the best part. Not only did it look fantastic, with the light brown head contrasted with the dark (very dark) brown body, but the head was the best tasting part as well. I always enjoy a nice thick head, especially when it comes to stouts. This did not dissapoint in that area. It was thick and creamy and extremely tasty head, with dark notes of chocolate/coffee sweetness coming through. It was particularly nice once I broke through the head to get to the actual brew, which when paired with the head in a single sip was a very pleasant experience. Unfortunately, that's where it ended. Once the head was gone and I was left with only body, it turned itself into a thin and average tasting stout.
Serving type: on-tap
05-20-2013 16:22:34 | More by Pjev11
Donnybrook Stout from Victory Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 398 ratings.