Dismiss Notice
Extreme Beer Fest:Los Angeles

Join us December 9th in Los Angeles for the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity!

Learn more...
Dismiss Notice
Introducing: Project Extreme Brewing (a Dogfish Head + BeerAdvocate project)

Guinness Foreign Extra Stout | Guinness Ltd.

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
Guinness Foreign Extra StoutGuinness Foreign Extra Stout
BA SCORE
4.06/5
Exceptional
2,355 Ratings
Guinness Foreign Extra StoutGuinness Foreign Extra Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd.
Ireland
guinness.com

Style: Foreign / Export Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Foreign Extra Stout is brewed with generous hops and roasted barley for a bittersweet balance and full-flavored, natural bite. Developed for global export from Ireland, the addition of extra hops ensured this Stout would arrive in perfect condition. Today it is enjoyed by millions around the world.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-30-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#2,583
Reviews:
866
Ratings:
2,355
pDev:
11.82%
Bros Score:
4.33
 
 
Wants:
206
Gots:
342
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 2,355 |  Reviews: 866
Photo of cheesepuffs
4.75/5  rDev +17%

Photo of bschinelli
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of tard24
4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of TheRealDBCooper
4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of geodonnokepyo
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of samEBC
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of BDF2000
4.75/5  rDev +17%

Photo of Kappakoosh
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of dren74
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of JA_Douglas
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of Novabrewer
4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of Wobbly
4.43/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

World class stout. One of my favorites.

39 characters

Photo of BLACKENEDPLAGUE
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

Photo of scottbrew4u
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of Pog-Mo-Thoin
4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

Photo of turbotype
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of TheBeerdedCharmer
4.31/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of XmnwildX12
3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

Photo of naturallight1
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of hooliganlife
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of Alex5
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of LuckyJohn
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of parintele
4/5  rDev -1.5%

Photo of csmalley
4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of DrewSnyc667
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

Guinness Foreign Extra Stout from Guinness Ltd.
Beer rating: 4.06 out of 5 with 2,355 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.