Lion Stout | Ceylon / Lion Brewery Limited

Lion StoutLion Stout
BA SCORE
75%
Liked This Beer
3.91 w/ 1,625 ratings
Lion StoutLion Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ceylon / Lion Brewery Limited
Sri Lanka
lionbeer.com

Style: Foreign / Export Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
The dark caramel, large dense headed brew, with its 8.8% alcoholic content, is unique due to its sweet notes of chocolate and coffee interspersed into a foundation of dark roasted barley. Symbolic black to denote leadership, power, focus and strength, is dominant in the labeling as the lion journeys in the twilight unafraid, unbowed and unchallenged.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-28-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#6,165
Reviews:
906
Ratings:
1,625
Liked:
1,219
Avg:
3.91/5
pDev:
11.76%
Alströms:
3.68
 
 
Wants:
78
Gots:
147
Trade:
0
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12oz can poured into a snifter.

(A)- Pours almost pitch black in color. Some tan froth and lacing.

(S)- A raisin heavy roasted maltiness; almost smoky on the finish.

(T)- Again, quite heavy on the raisin with subtle molasses combined with an almost smoky but roasted malt profile.

(M)- A smooth carbonation level. A good malty balance that is a bit on the lighter side but plenty of flavor.

(O)- An easy drinking stout with smooth and mellow carbonation. Surprised this came in cans.

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Lion Stout from Ceylon / Lion Brewery Limited
Beer rating: 75% out of 100 with 1,625 ratings
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