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Brewed by Carlow
Style: Stout
Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, Ireland

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RATINGS: 183   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Laden with complex chocolate and coffee flavours, balnced by a robust bitterness and delicate spicy aroma, O’Hara’s Leann Follain is a full bodied extra Irish stout. 14.5°


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (786) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - MAY 26, 2014
BOTTLE 50CL from dmcchew. Thanks Cristian Mihai. Look: opaque black, mocha frothy head, below avg. retention. Aroma: toasty, roasty, some metal. Taste: rich, roasted, toasted, dark chocolate, some licorice, light hop bitterness. Ashy, slightly salty finish.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dorwart (2375) - Robbinsville, New Jersey, USA - MAY 16, 2014
Good sized frothy and bubblly light brown head of mixed size bubbles. Light roasty aroma with some milk chocolate and fresh air. Or maybe it is just the Ireland air that I am drinking it in!! Basic roasted irish stout. Toasted grains, a hint of licorice and some molasses. Moderate bitterness at the finish. A decent dry stout.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vanelst (152) - AUSTRIA - MAY 6, 2014
Is it just me or did this taste like i was drinking an icecream? Anyway, tasty stuff! Roasted malts, chocolate, coffee, vanile and caramel, bittersweet dry finish. End of Message.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
HopfenWeisse (1050) - - MAY 2, 2014
Gift from dead wife, thanks! Pitch black color with huge brown head. Aroma is coffee, chocolate. Flavor is bit sweet, coffee, spices, bitter finnish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryanscourt (745) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 28, 2014
Flight done at Brewers Corner in Kilkenny. Samples healthy portion, 8 oz. Tasty notes as follows: Irish Stout: coffee, dry, tasty Irish Pale Ale: good pun on name, good flavor, nice hop balance Irish Red: strong alcohol flavor, finish is taste of pool water, hard to finish, biased against style in general, had in nitro as well which was more enjoyable Helles Lager: crisp, mild hop finish Natural Blonde: drinkable, koslh-esque? Leann Follain: Barrel aged flavor, enjoyable like most irish dry stouts Double IPA: Boozy, strong hop flavor, not up there with the good ones Widow Retro Pale Ale: conservative, middle of the road, not offensive but not great Amber Adventure: tastes similar to pale ale, hops present and noticeable, bitter, caramel malt Winter Star: spicy, winer holiday flavor

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Torrefacto (547) - Madrid, SPAIN - APR 24, 2014
Color negro espuma beige cremosa. Aromas se cereales azucarados y tostados. En boca es cremosa con um inicio ligeramente dulce y tostado y um final seco y terrosouy equilibrado. Muy rica.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
miquelcrush (1384) - Granollers, SPAIN - APR 24, 2014
Cervesa amb tocs torrats i a xocolata, molt fàcil de beure. Cerveza con toques tostados y a chocolate, muy fácil de beber.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
mecafilo (84) - Perugia, ITALY - APR 16, 2014
Bottle @ Elfo’s Pub, Perugia, Italy. Pours with a black colour, medium long lasting frothy off-white head. Aroma is medium malty with notes of coffee and very soft notes of chocolate and licorice, medium hoppy. Taste is medium sweet, soft to medium bitter, softly sour. Medium to heavy body, creamy texture, average carbonation, bitter astringent finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hens (528) - Tallinn, Estonia, ESTONIA - APR 16, 2014
0.33L bottle. Dark brown color, fluffy, fat beige hat, stays. Smoky toffee aroma. Soft and tough start. Smoky, light vanilla caramel cake, cappuccino, lightly spicy. Chocolate icecream mouthfeel.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
BierFiend (248) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 13, 2014
Pours dark brown almost black with a foamy dark tan head. Smells of malts and caramel. Tastes of roasted malts, coffee, and light bitter. Very similar Guinness. Has a thick mouth feel.


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