Guinness Extra Stout (Original)
Guinness Ltd.

Guinness Extra Stout (Original)Guinness Extra Stout (Original)
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Guinness Ltd.
Irish Dry Stout
Ranked #61
Ranked #22,545
3.75 | pDev: 14.93%
Sunday at 12:03 AM
Nov 12, 2000
Aroma: Medium and balanced. A roast character with subtle fermentation fruitiness

Flavor: A perfect rounded flavor of bitter and sweet

Palate: Smooth with a slight bite leading to a dry finish

Appearance: Distinctively black full bodied liquid with a rich creamy head

This is the USA/Canada version of Guinness Original Extra Stout
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Ratings by JamesLeung:
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Rated by JamesLeung from Florida

4/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Apr 02, 2022
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Rated: 4.38 by KeithGreatNorth from Canada (BC)

Sunday at 12:03 AM
Rated: 4.35 by Rhettroactive from Virginia

Nov 12, 2023
Rated: 4.12 by loch8534 from Illinois

Nov 10, 2023
Rated: 3.75 by Iggy88 from Ohio

Nov 07, 2023
Rated: 4.04 by MakerMachiav from England

Oct 28, 2023
Rated: 4.03 by sewerchewer from New York

Oct 24, 2023
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Rated by ElijahLep from Ohio

4.34/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4
Stronger flavor than original and I prefer it that way. Chocolate-y dark coffee flavor. Can't go wrong with this.
Oct 22, 2023
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Reviewed by Deaconmark from Illinois

4.74/5  rDev +26.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
I have been drinking this for years but a review update needed. It pours rich and dense tan head not but but compact and tight. The taste at first is of a bit sweet Liquorice and cherryish. The feel is most powerful without being too sweet or overpowering finish. One of the best beers to just swish around in the mouth and capture the flavor. It actually works on a hot day or cold depending on the palate need at the time. Years ago I remember the ABV being 6% but clearly is 5.6 now. I would like to know the story and if I am correct. The beer is just wonderful and sometimes overlooked by all the micros. A true classis I alwasy have on hand.
Oct 21, 2023
Rated: 5 by JoshuaPerraton from Ireland

Oct 17, 2023
Rated: 3.88 by AndyGG from California

Oct 02, 2023
Rated: 3 by BrisLoganite from Australia

Sep 18, 2023
Rated: 4.27 by dmo721

Aug 23, 2023
Rated: 5 by tamasdanieltk from Scotland

Aug 21, 2023
Rated: 3 by HabaJohnTheReal1 from Illinois

Aug 12, 2023
Rated: 3.93 by MatthewJW from Wisconsin

Aug 07, 2023
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Reviewed by walser from New York

4.31/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
Off the hard stuff, running, nothing like a Guinness after a day made of work and running for health. So well balanced. Like the extra stout from the bottle better than the draught these days, though i like the pub draught atmosphere of course as much as the living room. I dream of this beer on my runs and keep it to two a day in training. A beauty.
Aug 04, 2023
Rated: 5 by Zachboyd3334 from Indiana

Jul 28, 2023
Guinness Extra Stout (Original) from Guinness Ltd.
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