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Yeti Imperial Stout - Great Divide Brewing Company

Yeti Imperial StoutYeti Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

3,672 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3672
Reviews: 1587
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.74%


Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cokes on 08-09-2003)
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vtblackdog

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4.5/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer pours as dark as a moonless night. No light visible through the pint glass. A nice deep leathery almost orange colored head forms and falls back into the brew.

Smell is of roasted malts and a bit of alcohol comes through.

Taste is again a nice heavy roasty one. Bitter upfront and the malts come in quickly to the rescue of the taste buds.

Mouthfeel is a little more carbonation than I would like but does not take away any greatness of the Yeti!

This is one great representation of the style. To be enjoyed over and over just like the tale of the Yeti.

Serving type: bottle

04-25-2011 17:58:01 | More by vtblackdog
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Yeti Imperial Stout from Great Divide Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 3,672 ratings.