Guiness 0.0 Alcohol Free – Beer Review

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A review of Guiness Draught 0.0 Alcohol Free.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Asda for £4 for four 440ml cans

Alcohol content: Not more than 0.05% abv

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 71Kj 17Kcal
Fat 0g
-of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 3.8g
-of which sugars 0.7g
Protein 0.3g
Salt 0g

Ingredients
Water, malt, barley, roast barley, fructose, natural flavourings, nitrogen and hops.

Allergens are in bold.

Summary
Roasted malts, dark chocolate and a hint of coffee. Tastes about as close to a normal Guiness as you could expect from an alcohol free. They’ve done a very good job. Very good quality.

Score
8/10

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Beer review: Big Drop Arctic Beach Stout Alcohol-Free (collaboration with Einstok)

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A review of Big Drop Arctic Beach Coconut Stout in collaboration with Einstok Brewery.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at lightdrinks.co.uk for £3.19 for a 440ml can

Alcohol content: 0.5%

Gluten Free | 7 IBU | 106 Calories per can | Hops: Magnum

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 102Kj 24Kcal
Fat 0.2g
-of which saturates 0.1g
Carbohydrate 5.7g
-of which sugars 2.8g
Protein less than 0.5g
Salt less than 0.1g

Ingredients
Water, barley, lactose (milk), cocoa nibs, coconut, natural flavouring, yeast.

Summary
Creamy texture. Delicious. Supremely balance between the chocolate, coconut, mild coffee and creamy flavours. Starts slightly sweet and finishes dry. Very good quality. A must buy.

8.5 points out of 10.

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Beer review: Nirvana Brewery Dark and Rich Stout Alcohol Free

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A review of Nirvana Brewery Dark and Rich Stout Alcohol Free.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at lightdrinks.co.uk for £1.99 for a 330ml bottle

Alcohol content: 0.0%

Nutrition information per 100ml

Energy 20Kcal

Fat 0.1g

-of which saturates less than 0.1g

Carbohydrate 4.8g

-of which sugars 2.8g

Protein 0.1g

Salt less than 0.1g

Ingredients

Water, barley malt, hops, malt extract, chocolate, natural flavourings.

Summary

Inviting aroma of chocolate and dark malt with a hint of coffee. Delicious and moreish, but lacks the body and intensity of an alcoholic stout. Good quality.

7.5 points out of 10.

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Galactic Milk Stout Alcohol Free from Big Drop Brewery review

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A review of Galactic Milk Stout Alcohol Free from Big Drop.

The drink sample in the video was purchased by Drinks Academy and the review of the product is our own view.

Product information

Available at Sainsbury’s or Waitrose for £1.50 for a 330ml can

Alcohol content: 0.5%

Nutrition information per 100ml
Energy 115.5Kj 27.5Kcal
Fat 0.2g
-of which saturates 0.1g
Carbohydrate 6.7g
-of which sugars 3.1g
Protein less than 0.5g
Salt 0.1g

Ingredients
Water, barley, wheat, lactose (milk), hops, yeast, cocoa nibs.

Summary
A slightly sweet alcohol free stout with aromas of coffee, dark malt and cocoa powder. Lighter in body and flavour than a normal stout, but good complexity. Very good quality.

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