Do you offer wine , spirits, or other alcoholic beverages? No. Due to our Maryland brewing license, we are only permitted to serve beer brewed by Guinness . We serve many different styles of beer, and our menu is always changing, we are confident we can help you find one that suites your palate.
August 3, 2018
Visitors wait in line on the opening day of the new Guinness brewery in Halethorpe, Md. It’s the first time Guinness has had a brewery in the U.S. in more than 60 years. Guinness is famous for making stout beer – and this week, the Irish company opened a new brewery in Maryland.
over a year ago. Yes, kids can visit and take the tour. Although geared to adults, I think any age would enjoy. Note that anyone under 21 cannot drink the sample beers/stouts/ales in the tasting room.
One of the most asked questions at the new brewery is “Why would Guinness choose Baltimore County?” Wagner noted Diageo already owned the property, using it for bottling and aging Captain Morgan rum products, so it was a practical decision.
It differs slightly from the version sold in Ireland, the UK, and the U.S. in that it’s carbonated, not nitrogenated, and has a higher alcohol volume—a holdover from the brewing techniques Guinness first used when making stout in Africa.
James’s Gate Brewery. In 1997, Guinness merged with Grand Metropolitan to form Diageo, a great big corporation. Today, Guinness , even though it’s traditionally an Irish beer, is brewed all over the world. So, yes, the Guinness company is now prevalent in Jamaica .
GUINNESS is brewed in 49 countries worldwide and sold in over 150. Guinness owns 5 breweries in 5 countries around the world. These are in: Ireland (Dublin), Malaysia, and three in Africa - Nigeria, Ghana, and Cameroon.
There are two sizes of Guinness kegs – 30 Liters (52+ pints) and 50 Liters (88+ pints). I always get the 30 Liter size, as that’s already a lot for the home. I’d be happy if they offered a smaller keg . This costs €150, which works out at around €2.90 per pint.
Guinness has a malty sweetness and a hoppy bitterness, with notes of coffee and chocolate. A roasted flavor also comes through, courtesy of the roasted unmalted barley that goes into its brewing. It has a sweet nose, with hints of malt breaking through, and its palate is smooth, creamy, and balanced.
According to a Gallup poll, more than a quarter of American drinkers listed wine as their preferred beverage — the largest share in the poll’s 25-year history. The brewer shipped over 1 million barrels of Guinness in the U.S. market in 2017 — including the Guinness Stout, which helped make the brewery famous .
The food we serve here at GUINNESS STOREHOUSE starts in the fields and around the coast of our wonder island. We do everything from hot and cold mini bites, right up to multi-course feasts and street inspired food stations.
EXPERIMENTAL BREWERY The Guinness Open Gate Brewery is a creative brewing space where we encourage you to explore different flavours, finding the perfect brew for you! THE BREWERY .