Guinness Draught | Guinness Ltd.

Guinness DraughtGuinness Draught
BA SCORE
40.3%
Liked This Beer
3.56 w/ 7,720 ratings
Guinness DraughtGuinness Draught
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Guinness Ltd.
Ireland
guinness.com

Style: Irish Dry Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-02-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#38,746
Reviews:
2,264
Ratings:
7,720
Liked:
3,113
Avg:
3.56/5
pDev:
19.66%
Alströms:
3.01
 
 
Wants:
154
Gots:
2,436
Trade:
1
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Pours jet black with a tan head that hangs around. Really pretty beer

Smells like roasted malts

Tastes- Big flavor of roasted malts with a little bit of coffee.

Mouthfeel-Big fan of the mouthfeel of this beer. Creamy and heavy. A liquid meal. Might actually be the best texture out there.

OVerall- I liked a guinness here and there. I haven't had it since I went vegan but it's definitely a decent beer that you can get almost anywhere. Everyone should try it at least once.

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A - Looks great if poured properly into a Guinness pint glass. Can't fault how it looks.

S - Roasted barley, possibly dark chocolate and hops.

T - To taste properly take a slug of it rather than a sip. You need to get some dark with the bitter cream on top. Roasted barley comes through and you get bitter hop flavour from the top creamy part. Almost tastes like a coffee mixed with ale.

M - Wonderful creamy texture, the best if directly from the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin.

O - Not really a stout drinker but I quite like Guinness, if only it was not so bitter. I prefer Murphy's stout as its a bit sweeter and easier to drink. On occasion I enjoy a pint of Guinness but one pint is enough for me in a sitting.

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Guinness Draught from Guinness Ltd.
Beer rating: 40.3% out of 100 with 7,720 ratings
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