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AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged - AleSmith Brewing Company

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1,254 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,254
Reviews: 270
rAvg: 4.52
pDev: 8.19%
Wants: 1,741
Gots: 387 | FT: 42
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  12.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: scottoale on 07-03-2006)
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mportnoy

Pennsylvania

4.76/5  rDev +5.3%

09-02-2014 02:02:05 | More by mportnoy
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adamcarlson28

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +10.6%

09-02-2014 00:43:08 | More by adamcarlson28
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Mebuzzard

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev -6%

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Beestin

Iowa

4.68/5  rDev +3.5%

09-01-2014 20:42:03 | More by Beestin
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Kurmaraja

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

09-01-2014 18:59:03 | More by Kurmaraja
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KangarooRat

California

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

09-01-2014 05:45:25 | More by KangarooRat
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PassMeAZima

Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

09-01-2014 02:16:47 | More by PassMeAZima
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MLDucky

Texas

5/5  rDev +10.6%

08-31-2014 05:26:13 | More by MLDucky
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jose_alehouseSD

California

5/5  rDev +10.6%

08-30-2014 18:20:00 | More by jose_alehouseSD
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EliotRosewater

California

4.4/5  rDev -2.7%

08-28-2014 01:25:23 | More by EliotRosewater
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RedDon

Oregon

5/5  rDev +10.6%

08-27-2014 05:50:09 | More by RedDon
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GuidedByBill

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -6%

08-27-2014 02:13:50 | More by GuidedByBill
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moneynoobject

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -6%

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DrChadly

Florida

4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

08-26-2014 02:51:37 | More by DrChadly
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ianw87

Illinois

5/5  rDev +10.6%

08-26-2014 02:34:14 | More by ianw87
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draheim

Washington

4.65/5  rDev +2.9%

L: 4.25
A: 4.75
T: 4.75
M: 4.50
O: 4.50

750mL (2014) into a snifter. Pours a deep oily black w/ a 1-finger mocha head that settles to a thin film and collar.

Aroma is huge chocolate, smoky charred oak, coffee, roasted malt, bourbon, vanilla, caramel, and more bourbon.

Taste is likewise chock-full of bourbon, caramel, vanilla, coffee, chocolate, molasses, charred wood, and dark bitter roasted malt. Wowee zowee, this beer is full of flavor. Nice warming heat on the finish, like a good whisky.

Mouthfeel is slick and coating, lingering.

Overall an outstanding barrel-aged imperial stout. I wish I could try all my favorites side by side, but this one is blowing me away. Difficult to imagine how it could be much better.

08-26-2014 02:03:08 | More by draheim
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abeeronthebeach

Washington

4.38/5  rDev -3.1%

08-25-2014 20:27:02 | More by abeeronthebeach
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KevinGordon

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

08-25-2014 02:29:45 | More by KevinGordon
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bowzer4birdie

Illinois

5/5  rDev +10.6%

This is a most heavenly heavy beer. Huge coffee and chocolate flavor, bourbon balances it out nicely. Perfection!

08-23-2014 21:51:25 | More by bowzer4birdie
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AlienSwineFlu

Ohio

4.6/5  rDev +1.8%

08-23-2014 20:06:49 | More by AlienSwineFlu
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JohnG190

New York

4.75/5  rDev +5.1%

2012. Pours pitch black with a lasting mocha head. Lots of coffee, chocolate, and bourbon on the nose. Chocolate and coffee on the front of the tongue with hints of vanilla, bourbon, and oak. Full bodied. Lack of carbonation adds to the creamy mouthfeel. Overall, one of the best coffee stouts I've ever had.

08-21-2014 23:48:04 | More by JohnG190
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Liondiscs

California

4.5/5  rDev -0.4%

08-19-2014 23:42:45 | More by Liondiscs
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Port_Seat

Washington

5/5  rDev +10.6%

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vfgccp

New York

4.25/5  rDev -6%

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sukwonee

Washington

4.52/5  rDev 0%

08-18-2014 00:29:53 | More by sukwonee
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AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged from AleSmith Brewing Company
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