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Memoirs of a Beer Snob

Advantages: Rich, full flavor
Disadvantages: There are disadvantages?

As a teenager--an American teenager, no less--I was a miserable failure. Unlike the vast majority of my peers, I hated beer. I just couldn't understand the attraction of a watery concoction featuring fermented hops. Brand didn't seem to matter: Coors, ...

BawBaw 04.05.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Guinness Original Stout

Goodness Gracious it's Guinness

Advantages: Rich, creamy and satisfying
Disadvantages: Erm....it's black?

Guinness must be one of the best known beers in the world, partly because of clever marketing, but more importantly, because it's just plain good. Many people are put off by their first taste of Guinness as the bitter, burnt flavour can sometimes take ...

proxam 10.04.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Guinness Original Stout

My Pint

Advantages: Truly amazing
Disadvantages: None whatsoever

...So I’m sitting here thinking “what shall I write my next review on?”. There’s a glass of Guinness in front of me, just waiting to be consumed. No, no, I’ll hold back and drink it whilst reviewing it! *Pours Guinness* OK, now whilst that’s settling, let’s ...

scumfrogs 11.03.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Guinness Original Stout

A GLASS OF THE BLACK STUFF

Advantages: PURE GENIUS TO TAKE HOME
Disadvantages: A COSTLY BREW

I decided to try Guinness original in the can rather than the bottle (this can had a pleasant surprise 13.5% extra free). Guinness has been a trademark since 1759. This can will have been produced subsequent to the brewery moving production from the UK to ...

JeffreyB 28.01.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Guinness Original Stout

Mine's A Pint!

Advantages: Thick & Creamy
Disadvantages: Taste takes a while to get used to.

Guiness is probably one of the worlds best selling beers, I know every country I have been to you can always manage to get guiness some where. My first experience of it was a trip to Ireland and where better than than to try the Black Stuff, I heard a ...

Janbo25 02.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Guinness Original Stout