Guinness Draught | Guinness Ltd.

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Guinness DraughtGuinness Draught

Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd.

Style: Irish Dry Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-02-2001

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A-black with a small tan head that left a small lacing in the glass as it went down.
S-slight roasted malt with a sweet camamel aroma
T-coffee with a slight bitter aftertaste that goes to a water like finish
M-watered down carbonation with a light body
O-I think my expectation where too high on this beer

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look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

If you're a stout fan, then you should always have a case of this at the house. It might not be the most heavy hitting stout in the world, but it's a classic. For the price of $26 for 24 pints, it's the cheapest stout I've seen thus far.

Appearance is "black" though in the right lighting you can see the ruby red tinge within your glass. Great heading thanks to the nitro bubble in the can. That "TSST" sound when you pop it open is a beautiful sound indeed. Mouthfeel is watery, but not in an unpleasant way. Very drinkable stout with little carbonation. You may end up drinking more than you expected to drink. Taste is light with malty notes and very slight coffee and chocolate on the finish. This beer goes great with almost any food. Closest thing you'll get to having Guinness on tap.

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look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Bottle maintained at reefer temp, poured onto goblet.
Aroma of toasted malt.
Head small (2 cm), light brown, creamy, mostly diminishing, lacing good.
Body dark brown, clear.
Initial flavor toasted and slightly bitter.
Finish flavor; none.
Body is medium, watery.
Carbonation is lively initially, but quickly diminishes to soft.
Overall, Ok but not good. Might be better at cellar temp.

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Guinness Draught from Guinness Ltd.
3.46 out of 5 based on 7,618 ratings.
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