Guinness Brews a New Black Lager Beauty
What It Is:
Guinness Black Lager is a new lager that perfectly combines the refreshing taste of lager with the unique character and flavor of Guinness.
The Guinness Master Brewers have used the finest lager hops, yeast and traditional cold brewing methods, with their signature roasted barley, to create a truly original black lager with deliciously distinctive flavor and deeply refreshing taste.
Appearance: Deep black color.
- Ingredients: Guinness’ signature roasted barley, malted barley, the choicest Saaz and Cascade hops, unique Guinness lager yeast and water.
- ABV: 4.5%
- Serve: Best enjoyed ice cold straight from the bottle.
Aroma: Gentle floral and fruity notes balance nicely with hints of roast.
Flavor: Light and crisp from the start, quickly revealing a subtle sweet malt and roast character with a pleasant slight hop finish that invites the next sip. Overall, a taste that is uniquely flavorful yet deeply refreshing.
Palate: Lively mouth-feel that is crisp and clean.
Available nationwide from September 2011.
Suggested Retail Price:
6-pack @ $8.49; in line with the price of other Premium Imported beers.
Guinness® is very proud to add Guinness Black Lager to our family of great beers. We think it’s really exciting, new and different lager, but the best way to see whether you agree with us is to crack open a bottle and make your mind up for yourself.
As our Master brewers who created it say, “tasting is believing”, so we invite any discerning beer drinker to give it a try and to discover the great new taste of Guinness Black Lager for themselves.