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AleSmith Speedway Stout - AleSmith Brewing Company

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AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Speedway Stout

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

4,515 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 4,515
Reviews: 1,392
rAvg: 4.4
pDev: 8.86%
Wants: 739
Gots: 1,265 | FT: 124
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Jet Black, with an off-white head. Starts with a strong coffee and dark chocolate sensation, then fades to a multitude of toasty, roasty and caramel malt flavors. Clean and crisp, full- bodied. Warmth from the high alcohol content lightens up the feel. You won't fool your taste buds - this beer is HUGE!

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-09-2002)
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beerguy101

California

4.55/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Eclipse black color. Large tan head. Aroma is coffee and roasted malts. A very full-bodied stout. Thick and rich, nearly chewy. Flavors are mainly of coffee, but there are also lots of chocolate, toffee, roasted malts, vanilla and cherries. Its amazingly complex and the flavors are at the same time very separate and blend well together in an amalgam of flavors. Extremely smooth. Excellent sipping beer. Hides the 12% alcohol very well. A WORLD CLASS stout. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean and dry. Aftertaste is slightly bitter. The 750ml bottle disappeared all too quickly. Thanks to Herbjones for this one.

Serving type: bottle

06-13-2003 19:57:00 | More by beerguy101
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AleSmith Speedway Stout from AleSmith Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 4,515 ratings.