Guinness West Indies Porter Brewer's Source 1801

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alc./vol:
6%

Proof:
12°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Closure: Crown cap

Categories: Stouts & Porters, Porter

Product of: Product of Ireland (Eire) Ireland (Eire)


One of two porters inspired by historical recipes released in August 2014 as part of Guinness’ Brewers Project. This West Indies Porter is based on 1801 recipe which apparently was the precursor to the Foreign Extra Stout.
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Review and Tasting

Sampled on 16/10/2014

Appearance

(sample best before 27/June/15) Opaque, ebony with retentive thick ivory/tan head leaving heavy lacing.

Aroma

Chocolate, molasses, raisin and mocha coffee with cut grass and pine.

Taste

Brilliantly balanced with dark chocolate, caramel and coffee with buttery oak, vanilla, bitter pine and grassy hops.

Aftertaste

Lingering piney hop bitterness.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 5 000196 000148 >

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