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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

4,473 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4,473
Reviews: 1,389
rAvg: 4.4
pDev: 8.86%
Wants: 738
Gots: 1,248 | FT: 122
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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mkotsayfan

California

4.45/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 750ml bottle into a snifter. Pours a deep dark black with a nice mocha colored head with some frothiness. The aroma is very nice and balanced, coffee and chocolate notes, along with some slight vanilla and roasted malt notes. The taste has the same chocolate and coffee notes, again well balanced. The mouthfeel is thick and somewhat chewy, but not as silky smooth as I had hoped.

Overall, a quality stout from AleSmith, wish I could get my hands on the BA version.

Serving type: bottle

01-22-2012 05:33:02 | More by mkotsayfan
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AleSmith Speedway Stout from AleSmith Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 4,473 ratings.