rami_pl (3429) - Warszawa, POLAND - JAN 7, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2017 Panel #14Kapsel (324) - Warsaw, POLAND - JAN 7, 2017
Rami Rami is drinking a Speedway Stout (Barrel Aged) (2014) by AleSmith Brewing Company at Chmielarnia MarszałkowskaMegabeczkowe, intensywne, gladziuchne, stopki chrystuska na gardziolku. W tle przyprawowosc, czekolada, owoce ciemne suszone. Zlozone, Super paleta. Generalnie czad, taki wow.
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Ocena potraktowana skryptem do przeliczania ocen (uzgodnienie UT/RB).
Świetny aromat czekolady, wanilii, kokosa i kawy. W smaku wybitne - mocno wyczuwalna beczka, czekolada i kawa. Jeden z najlepszych RISów jakie piłem. djd07 (14471) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 1, 2017
Bottle. Pours black with medium tan head that lasts. The aroma is strong roast, wood, chocolate, vanilla. Thick body, chewy, roast, dark chocolate, wood, vanilla, nice barrel character, smooth yet complex, can always count on this beer to be amazing. anstei (2246) - Zurich, SWITZERLAND - DEC 28, 2016
Bottle, organized by SinH4, many thanks! Aroma is thick bourbon and vanilla, but also some green apples, phenolic. Body stays super heavy and even more sweet than the others. Sticky and boozy. Still good, but not as good as hyped. SinH4 (4759) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - DEC 28, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 9, 2017 2016 bottle, many thank Max! Black color with small beige head. Aroma is green apples, phenolic, ethanol, oak sugar, chocolate. Taste is again green apples and phenols, oak sugar, light tartness. Higher carbonation than the other Speedways today. Not as good as expected, it?s a bit too phenolic. A slight disappointment for Alesmith standards. Maybe this year was not as great as previous ones? Or maybe I?m becoming a BA grump now as well.
hansvf (891) - - DEC 27, 2016
Opens up after a half hour of decanting. Still, not on par with what it should be. 8-5-8-4-16
2012 bottle, thanks Koelschtrinker.
Black color with tan head. Aroma is bourbon sugar, molasses, coffee. Taste is caramel, vanilla, coffee, wood sugar, molasses again. Oily mouthfeel. Viscous body, very delicious.
Mooi, perfect zwart. Ruikt perfect. Smaakt eigenlijk ook perfext: lekker dik, vol, je proeft de barrel, alcoholisch (maar dat verwacht je ook bij 12%). Topper! DialSquare (5028) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 25, 2016
Note from a share at Proof in Tally, November ’16 (sorry, didn’t get down who brought it, but thanks!): inky black pour, brown head. aroma of vanilla, coffee, sugar, bourbon. tastes are weak in the knees amazing - dark chocolatey, light whiskey, sweet-boozy mix, vanilla, coffee, oak. Wish I had better notes. I’ve had the base and several coffee variations and like them just fine, but the bbl is insane and maybe my favorite imp stout. Perfectly balanced. Will actively seek out. jc1762 (1435) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 19, 2016
UPDATED: DEC 21, 2016 Bottle poured into a snifter showing pitch black with latte colored lacing.
The nose shows bourbon with notes of caramel without any alcoholic heat or intensity. This is very surprising given the ABV.
The palate is medium bodied and moderately carbonated. Bourbon forward with flavors of charred wood and a complementing moderate alcoholic heat. Finish is roasted coffee as with the normal Speedway. Flavors are all well balanced and harmonious. It’s a very good beer but I have trouble calling it great. Habanero (4672) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK, DENMARK - DEC 18, 2016
Bottled. Pours black with a small, lacing tan head. Aroma of roasted malt, coffee, dark chocolate, wood, bourbon, alcohol and caramel. Medium to full bodied, flat carbonation and creamy to oily texture. A great Impy. 🌟🌟🌟🌟
Scotty001 (563) - Portlethen, SCOTLAND - DEC 17, 2016
Poured very dark brown with a small beige head. Aroma of roast malt and dark chocolate. Full body, flavour as the aroma with some bourbon hints from the barrel.