Galapagos Stout | Darwin Brewery Ltd.

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Brewed by:
Darwin Brewery Ltd.
England, United Kingdom
darwinbrewery.com

Style: English Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by BDTyre on 11-11-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4.2/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

It sounds like this was a one-off beer and when I had it, the rumour was that the Guildford Arms in Edinburgh had the only cask in the UK.

Black, with a thin, cola-like head. It dissipates to a very thin, lacy layer over the body. Big blast of coffee in the nose, followed by a nice roasted malt character with chocolate notes. Very low hop presence.

The taste follows suit and there's a big blast of black coffee, roasted malts, dark chocolate. There is a definite bitterness.

The mouthfeel is smooth and creamy, just what a stout should be. Great as a session stout, and as a dessert beer too.

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Galapagos Stout from Darwin Brewery Ltd.
4.2 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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