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Beamish Irish Stout - Beamish & Crawford Plc.

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BA SCORE
86
very good

709 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 709
Reviews: 543
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 12.89%
Wants: 44
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Beamish & Crawford Plc. visit their website
Ireland

Style | ABV
Irish Dry Stout |  4.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-14-2001)
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RunawayJim

Rhode Island

4.08/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Tried this at a new bar in providence last night. It poured an opaque black with a nice cascade effect and took quite some time to settle, but left a huge, nearly 2 finger thick tan head. Looked quite good, couldn't wait to get into it but had to get past the head, which remained throughout the entire pint and left a thick lacing on the glass.

Being allergy season, my allergies have been in full swing, so my smell wasn't the best. I could detect some nice roasted coffee and dark chocolate aromas coming from it.

The taste was exactly what I had hoped for. Very tasty roasted malt flavors, with a bitter coffee and dark chocolate after taste that lingered in my mouth for a while.

The beer was fairly thick and creamy with mild carbonation. This is a very drinkable brew.

As a former Guinness lover who has found Guinness to be different than what it used to be, seeing this on tap was quite the find. I found it to be much like what I remembered Guinness to be. If you like Guinness, you'll love Beamish.

Serving type: nitro-tap

05-09-2007 13:55:01 | More by RunawayJim
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Beamish Irish Stout from Beamish & Crawford Plc.
86 out of 100 based on 709 ratings.