AleSmith Speedway Stout | AleSmith Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company
California, United States
alesmith.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

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!

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-09-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6,832
Reviews:
1,699
Avg:
4.37
pDev:
8.47%
 
 
Wants:
919
Gots:
2,186
For Trade:
149
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look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Solid. What all base imperial stouts want to be.

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AleSmith Speedway Stout from AleSmith Brewing Company
4.37 out of 5 based on 6,832 ratings.
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