Donnybrook Stout | Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown

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85
very good
511 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown
Pennsylvania, United States
victorybeer.com

Style: Irish Dry Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by tgbljb on 03-03-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
511
Reviews:
146
Avg:
3.75
pDev:
14.4%
 
 
Wants:
11
Gots:
42
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 511 |  Reviews: 146
Photo of TheBigBoy
2.67/5  rDev -28.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

too thin of a stout for me..like s stout-lite

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Photo of BigMike
3.53/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SpAiReArGsEonNE
3.75/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of macpfb03
3.61/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of GregStoner
3.99/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of sicilian
4.57/5  rDev +21.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DrinkSlurm
3.94/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Sabtos
3.08/5  rDev -17.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of JMcBride415
4.14/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Erndogg
4.89/5  rDev +30.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Excellent example of the style

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Photo of Xandrose
3.8/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of epyon396
2.54/5  rDev -32.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2 | feel: 1 | overall: 2.5

Dark brown/black. Lots of khaki head that kind of looks like a nitro pour.

Creamy toated/charred nose. Bitter chocolate and a little bit of oak. Slight mineral notes.

Bitter chocolate, cigarettes, and coffee grounds. Nothing at all. What is this?

Water. The thinnest stout I've ever had. Absolutely embarrassing.

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Photo of bonesTdog
3.18/5  rDev -15.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Heavy char and dirty ash tray with a bit of a bite. The body was a bit thin which didn't mesh with the flavor for me. Interesting but not my favorite.

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Photo of alcohline_trip
3.35/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of IdrinkGas
3.04/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of BKotch
3.63/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jrb378
3.9/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of zekeman17
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Gagnonsux
3.52/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of CreightonSM
3.27/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of polopaul20
3.71/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Barleycorn
3.57/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NatsnSkinsDC
2.85/5  rDev -24%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

It had a very thick and foamy head. I did not enjoy this beer. It has a toasty/roasted aroma. There was some minor roast in the flavor. There was also a "sea watery" flavor character as well. I was pretty disappointed because I typically like most of Victory's beers.

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Photo of SonictheBeerhog
3.89/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of AMarkle6524
3.43/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Donnybrook Stout from Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown
3.75 out of 5 based on 511 ratings.
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