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RATINGS: 164   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.22   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Barrel Aged Kopi Luwak Speedway Stout is our award winning year round Speedway Stout with Kopi Luwak Coffee that has been matured in premium bourbon barrels. Considered one of the world’s most expensive and rare coffee varieties, the beans are specifically selected for their ripeness and quality by the civet, a small jungle marsupial that feeds of the fruit of the coffee cherry. Good to the last dropping!


4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dEnk (3775) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2014
Bottle @ tasting. Thanks Dean! Aroma is big coffee, roast, espresso, wood, oak, vanilla, etc etc. Flavour is huge roast, bourbon, vanilla, some alcohol, coffee coffee coffee . LRAB.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Vaiz (3325) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2014
Bottle at Dean’s aged pale lager tasting. Black pour, thin tan head. Holy shit this is probably one of the best beers I’ve ever had. The aroma has roasted malts, subtle and smooth, coffee, chocolate and spices with quite some roasted malts. Flavor is very very smooth, creamy, slightly spicy, slightly bitter, great balance, slightly warming and very very very good. Amazing brew. One of the best beers I’ve ever had. Fantastic.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
deanso (5174) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAR 7, 2014
66cl via trade with Dennoman. thin creamy tan. Chocolate aroma and smooth taste. A lovely brew. Very very nice

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
czar (4268) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 25, 2014
bottle shared by tom10101, thanks bro. pours dark brown with a very nice medium dark beige head, good retention and lacing. burnt hazelnuts, dense milky chocolate, peppercorn dark chocolate bar, some smoke, dark cherries, un-stale bitter coffee, gentle woodsy bourbony notes - never overwhelming, warming alcohol, pinch of dirt. low carbonation, medium to full body - oily and sticky, grassy-bitter coffee finish. tasty and very good! a rare coffee ris that i truly enjoyed!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mathieuc (1229) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle shared by tom10101, thanks! Pours a pitch black with a weak dark brown head that offers light lacing. Nose is fruity, chocolatey and contains a good dose of fresh coffee. Taste is sweet and features nice chocolate, caramel and bourbon. Never cloying or too boozy, unreal. Mouthfeel is smooth, carbonation low, body full. Really nice, a superior stout for sure!

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Boutip (4677) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 17, 2014
Bottle: Poured a pitch-black color stout with a nice large foamy head with good retention and some lacing. Aroma consists of deep roasted barley malt with notes of dry coffee with some hazelnut notes with light bourbon undertones which rounds off some of the rough edges. Taste is a mix between some dry roasted malt notes with coffee notes and some hazelnut and bourbon notes which helps rounds off the flavours. Body is quite full with good carbonation and nice creamy body and no apparent alcohol. This is definitely one of the best versions of Speedway that I have ever tried. All the flavours are well balanced and don’t clash between each other’s. The complexity level is quite high but the drinkability is also quite high.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hopped_Silly (418) - California, USA - FEB 14, 2014
From notes. Bottle share courtesy of Bytemesis. Thank you! Overall, very balanced, with well-integrated flavors. Aromas of dusty earth, earthy soil, dark chocolate, dusty coco, coffee and vanilla. Flavors of rich chocolate and caramel, with a loonggg, fairly bitter, finish. Bourbon flavors are not as pronounced as I expected, yet well very well integrated. Very complex, yet subtle and strong. --- tasted while on a long journey to understand the world around me...

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ataraxia (362) - Massachusetts, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Opaque black, thin cappuccino head. Sweet aroma of espresso, silky vanilla, soft caramel, rich chocolate, and hints of marshmallow. Taste is a blend of bittersweet flavors. Slick, smooth, and coats the inside of your mouth. A smidgen too lively in carbonation and full-bodied. Mild to moderate booziness and a long, black coffee finish.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bytemesis (3076) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle with thanks to Cocoapuph! Pours opaque black with a small tan head that dissipates fairly quickly with some lacing. Aroma is pretty strong espresso, roast, chocolate, bourbon, vanilla. Light plus sweet and only lightly bitter, with light woody astringency. Full bodied and rich. Fairly hot, but otherwise a very good blend of stout and barrel that clearly exceeds the original.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
barn0216 (397) - California, USA - FEB 6, 2014
Pitch black, brown foam. Rich chocolate smell tempered with a little coffee. Cherry, bourbon barrel notes. Amazing flavor. Bourbon cherry, alcohol, roast, coffee, bitter. So much better than the regular BA speedway.


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