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# How do you pour the perfect pint of Guinness?

## How do you pour the perfect pint of Guinness?

Use a Guinness-branded glass with the harp logo.

1. Hold the glass on the bottom with your pointer finger on the harp.
2. Pull the spout toward you and pour until the glass is ¾ full (to the top of the harp logo).
3. Let the beer surge, or cascade.
4. Top off your pint by pushing the tap handle away from you.

## How many seconds make a Guinness?

How long does it take to pour a perfect pint of Guinness? It should take about 119 seconds to pour a Guinness, and that’s why the company strongly advertises that “good things come to those who wait”: waiting is part of the process, and cannot be skipped.

Why does Guinness take so long to pour?

Part of the reason is the nitrogen – the gas used to carbonate it. William Lee, a professor of Industrial Mathematics at the University of Huddersfield has revealed that the specially designed Guinness pint glass causes the bubbles to sink and therefore increases the wait time for the beer to settle.

### How long does it take to pour the perfect Guinness?

A properly poured glass of Guinness should take at least two minutes to pour in order to achieve its full flavors, aromas and creamy head.

### How long should it take to pour a pint?

This is when the real wait happens. The bartender places the still-cloudy not-quite-a-full-pint on the bar and waits for the bubbles to surge down the sides of the glass and up the centre to form the head. This settling step is reputed to take exactly 119.53 seconds. Not two minutes.

How long should beer head last?

How Long Should Beer Head Last? When using a party pump, which uses air instead of CO2 to drive the beer, your beer will only last for about 8-12 hours. If you keep your kegs warm, and drive them with CO2, they will likely last for about two weeks.

#### Was Guinness made by mistake?

It was initially a mistake – a batch of beer was accidentally burned. Instead of throwing it away Arthur Guinness sent his staff to the docks to sell the blackened stout at a discounted price. Little did he realise that he had stumbled on a recipe that would eventually sell 10 million glasses a day worldwide.

#### How many pints of Guinness are drunk a day?

4. Guinness sells a crap-load of beer… Every day, more than 10 million glasses of Guinness are drunk around the world. Annual sales of Guinness exceed more than 850 million litres – or roughly 1.5 billion imperial pints worth.

Why Does Guinness taste better in a glass?

“The use of nitrogen is what separates Guinness from most other draft beers,” he says. “The mouth feel and that cascading effect in the glass is what makes Guinness, Guinness.” And the best way to enjoy it, he opines, is on draft, “as long as the tap lines are clean.”

## Do you tilt the glass when pouring Guinness?

Pour the Guinness Draught into a glass tilted at 45 degrees, until it is three-quarters full. Allow the surge to settle before filling the glass completely to the top. Your perfect pint, complete with its creamy white head, just domed proud of the glass rim, is then ready to drink.

## How long should pint of lager take to pour?

action and allow liquid to flow down the side of the glass. Straighten glass gradually as it fills, ensuring the spout remains above surface. and let beer settle. Allow 2 mins.

How long should it take to pour a beer?

Hold the glass tilted to a 45 degree angle. Pour the beer relatively quickly, but stop when you’ve poured a little over half of the bottle’s contents into the glass. Let the foam settle for a bit, ideally a minute. Pour a little more, let the foam settle, repeat until the bottle is empty.

### How long should head on a pint last?

The bartender places the still-cloudy not-quite-a-full-pint on the bar and waits for the bubbles to surge down the sides of the glass and up the centre to form the head. This settling step is reputed to take exactly 119.53 seconds. Not two minutes. Not 119 seconds.

### Does Guinness give you less of a hangover?

Beer – and in particular dark ale and stout such as Guinness and porters – are the worst drinks to down on a night out, and will leave you with the driest mouth, the tenderest head and the achiest limbs the next morning.

What country drinks most Guinness?

(CNN) — Who loves Guinness more than the Irish? Well, there’s the UK: That’s the world’s biggest market for Guinness. And then there’s Nigeria, which overtook Ireland as the world’s second-biggest Guinness market 10 years ago.

#### Do the Irish really drink Guinness?

While Guinness may be the most popular around St. Patrick’s Day, when millions of people order the beer for the kitsch of it, for many, including most people who are Irish – in Ireland it’s the top selling beer year round – drinking a Guinness is a daily ritual they take very seriously.

#### Where can I learn how to pour the perfect pint?

Take in the sights from the fourth floor where you’ll learn to pour the perfect pint at the Guinness Academy. * *To ensure the safety of our visitors and staff, Guinness Academy will remain closed for now.

How long does it take to pour a pint of Guinness?

Follow the legendary six-step ritual, counting the 119.5 seconds it takes to pour your pint of Guinness. Witness the iconic surge and eventual settle and take home a certificate to show you were here.

## How do you open a can of beer and pour it?

Step 1: Open your bottle or can, and hold your glass just below it at a 45-degree angle. Step 2: Pour the beer slowly down the side of the glass. Aim for the midpoint of the glass as you pour. This allows the beer to flow smoothly without splashing or releasing too much of the carbonation.

## How many pints of Guinness are sold each year?

10 million glasses of Guinness are enjoyed every single day around the world, and 1,883,200,000 pints are sold every year — 1.8 billion! TV ad quotes and FAQs can be found on the Guinness website.