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

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RATINGS: 255   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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°


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jorn69 (1751) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - NOV 7, 2014
@ Havregatan 141107. Bottle (330 ml) from Systembolaget (23:-). [ Labeled Christmas Velvet ]. Roasted malty with lots of chocolate and coffee, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is bitter and roasted with chocolate.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
Unde (594) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2014
Dark deep brown colour, beige head on top. Aroma has dark chocolate, roasted malts, dark coffee notes too. Taste has roasted malts, dark chocolate and lots of coffee. Mild body and low carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alex_leit (677) - Minsk, BELARUS - FEB 17, 2015
Bottle 0.5 l. Black with brown foam. Aroma: roasted malt and barley, black coffee, dark chocolate, a little smoked, caramel and dried fruits. Good taste of dark and roasted malts, strong coffee, light sweetness of chocolate, little fruity acidity, port and warming Irish whiskey, honey cakes with bitter-sweet chocolate-hop finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
radzik5555 (601) - Gdynia, POLAND - MAR 23, 2015
Butelka 0.5L.
Wygląd: Ciemne, brunatne, klarowne z rubinowymi refleksami, średnioobfita, beżowa, drobno i średniopęcherzykowa piana.
Aromat: Orzeszki koli, pieczywo ciemne, wiśnie, melasa, czekolada, kawa zbożowa i lekko estrowe - przy zamieszaniu guma balonowa.
Odczucie: Kremowe, wysycenie średnie, ciało średnie
Smak: Palone, drzewne, wędzone, skórka ziemniaka z ogniska, palona niska goryczka.

3.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
YantarCoast (511) - Moscow, RUSSIA - MAR 28, 2015
500ml bottle. Pours black with a brown head. Aroma of vanilla and coffee. Taste is roasted malts, coffee and light bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
klm1 (509) - - APR 10, 2015
Dark chocolate colour with tiny light brown head, which qickly dissapeared. Aroma of cacao, chocolate, with vanilla-coffee undertones. Similar is flavour with pleasing malty tones in aftertaste. Good brew.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
obguthr (4689) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Cocoa and horehound nose. Black, thick khaki head with great retention. Chocolate and horehound. Charcoal finish. Thin bodied, soft carbonation. Nice complexity for an Irish stout, but I guess technically, it is a stout from Ireland.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SeanMacGC (334) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUN 1, 2009
Bottle, 355 ml. Pours very dark bodied, with none to little head. Very rich aroma of bitter chocolate and treacle. Much the same on the palate, wtih pleasant blend and balance of sweet and sour. A decent ale overall.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (11237) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 19, 2011
A deep dark stout with a thin brown head. In aroma, a smooth chocolate with smooth vinous notes, molasses, dark fruits, almost veering on imperial stout territory. In mouth, a earthy and woody chocolate malt with some nice vinous and woody notes, delicate, peaty and very nice. Bottle from MLCB, via trade with Piscator, about 1.5 years ago. And it is still delish! Thanks Kris.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HogTownHarry (6302) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - APR 17, 2012
February 15, 2011. Shared by garthicus with blankboy and me. 500ml bottle. Opaque ruby-black with a nice lasting creamy light brown head. Smells of mocha with light lactic sourness and a whisper of background peat. Taste is similar, add in some chocolate and burnt hardwood - not as sweet as the aroma - background creaminess, light alcohol. Thick, creamy mouthfeel, mild carbonation (appropriate) - a nice frothy hot chocolate character up front with some sharp dry herbal bitterness in the tail. Very nice. Rich.


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