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AleSmith Speedway Stout - Pistachio - AleSmith Brewing Company

AleSmith Speedway Stout - Pistachio
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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 2.52%


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AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

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

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: pmarlowe on 11-08-2012)
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pmarlowe

District of Columbia

4.38/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On tap at O'Brien's for 2012 SDBW.

A: Deep, slick black with a ring of fine, medium dark brown head. No real lacing, but it retains the foam quite well. Almost like looking at an espresso.

S: Mostly pistachio, with a little roasty stout. Not a whole lot of the base beer, but smells good.

T: Coffee and dark chocolate covered pistachio. The nut is really subtle but adds an interesting note. This is really tasty.

M: Silky, full bodied, and medium-light carbonation which works wonderfully with the body.

O: I love pistachios and so I really enjoyed this, but I can see it could be controversial. The nuttiness was nice but fatiguing, and so the drinkability score gets knocked a bit.

Serving type: on-tap

11-08-2012 02:08:02 | More by pmarlowe
AleSmith Speedway Stout - Pistachio from AleSmith Brewing Company
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