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I'm Dreaming of a Black Christmas....

Advantages: Dark, dangerous and tasty.
Disadvantages: Expensive and too strong for some.

There is one really good reason why I like winter. It isn't the cold weather, the snow or the fact that Christmas is approaching at a rate that doesn't agree with my bank balance (or fit in with pay day either for that matter). The reason I like winter ...

tange 15.11.2005 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Black Christmas

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 Iím sitting here thinking ďwhat shall I write my next review on?Ē. Thereís a glass of Guinness in front of me, just waiting to be consumed. No, no, Iíll hold back and drink it whilst reviewing it! *Pours Guinness* OK, now whilst thatís settling, letís ...

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