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Yeti Imperial Stout - Great Divide Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

3,948 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 3,948
Reviews: 1,601
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.74%
Wants: 180
Gots: 427 | FT: 15
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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instinct2

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

12-25-2013 02:49:57 | More by instinct2
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griffeyb

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

03-31-2013 15:07:10 | More by griffeyb
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switzer

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

07-01-2012 23:00:37 | More by switzer
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YeastEnthusiast

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -5%

05-11-2014 03:51:51 | More by YeastEnthusiast
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J_Dub

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

04-23-2013 16:19:52 | More by J_Dub
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jburd19

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

03-20-2014 00:46:52 | More by jburd19
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Erdinger2003

Iowa

4.05/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The head is thin with a little lacing that's not very stuck. Color is dark black, very thick.

Smell is strong dark coffee and a little oaky.

The taste is of heavy coffee with woody flavors, a strong salt taste is apparent until it warms up.

Mouthfeel is good stuff, very smooth like silk.

I will definetly look forward to my next bottle. I'll let it warm up further before drinking it.

Serving type: bottle

04-15-2006 13:43:06 | More by Erdinger2003
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agreenman19

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +1%

08-23-2012 01:20:37 | More by agreenman19
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lilsmizzul1225

Indiana

4/5  rDev -5%

07-27-2013 04:49:04 | More by lilsmizzul1225
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MUSHROOMCLOUD

Texas

4.2/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

WOW!!!!
My first new beer Sunday and I was rewarded.
This 22oz bottle poured out jet black with a beautiful caramel head (1 1/2") that lingered for a long time. Awesome dense lacing down the glass. This beer looks beautiful in my glass!
The aroma was coffeeish with evident alcohol. As it warmed I could pick up some slight fruity aromas in the nose.
The mouthfeel is wonderful, thick and smooth. The first flavor to hit my tastebuds is roasted malt, followed by coffee and bitter dark chocolate. I am having a hard time figuring out if the bitterness is slight hops or roasted bitterness from the malt. Either way this is the bomb!!! The great thing about it is the finish, it comes on and on for a while after I drink it down. Nice warming from the alcohol.
This is a great Imperial in my book. I will definitely look for it again. I can get this with no problem($4.99 and in my area!), unlike many other Imperial Stouts considered to be the best on BA. Not much to choose from down here. Anyway, great beer and I can't wait to crack open the Oak Aged Yeti in my fridge!

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2005 02:10:23 | More by MUSHROOMCLOUD
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allenson21

New York

4.25/5  rDev +1%

04-11-2014 15:02:53 | More by allenson21
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BeersAndBears

Nebraska

4/5  rDev -5%

04-29-2014 23:18:45 | More by BeersAndBears
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hockeypuck

Maine

4.25/5  rDev +1%

11-02-2013 21:51:11 | More by hockeypuck
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MLaVioletteJr

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +1%

12-26-2013 02:54:39 | More by MLaVioletteJr
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dspinler

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +1%

03-05-2014 04:15:36 | More by dspinler
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cubedbee

Maryland

4.43/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

My first Great Divide beer, 22 oz bomber with no date, although I'm assuming 2005 since they just started distributing in MD. Pours an opaque oil black with two fingers of dense brown head, good retention, nice thick lacing---this is one good looking stout. Smell is pretty big floral hops over a nice chocolaty espresso and some brown sugar sweetness. Taste is awesome, a big roasty chocolate caramel coffee burst of dark goodness followed by an explosion of green leafy floral hops. Reminds me of the Black Sun by Three Flloyd's I just had although the hops are less dominating and the wonderful stout flavors come through better. Fulll bodied with a somewhat oily feel due to the hops, this is a fairly easy drinker for it's strength. This is a really suberb double stout, I'm glad I can finally get my hands on it, looking forward to trying the oak-aged one in my fridge.

Serving type: bottle

12-19-2005 18:06:09 | More by cubedbee
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coldriver

Texas

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

12 oz bottle poured into a Sam Adams glass. Pours a crude-oil black with fantastic toxic chemical looking head. Great retention and lacing. Aroma is Italian roast coffee and chocolate. Strong caramel, coffee, chocolate, and licorice flavors with bitter hop finish. Alcohol well hidden. Nicely carbonated and balanced, stick to the tongue finish.

Right on the edge of totally repulsive and totally loveable, this is a damn fine brew.

Serving type: bottle

08-19-2011 23:22:45 | More by coldriver
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orfeu

New Mexico

4.4/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pint ordered at Cole's on Elmwood Ave. in Buffalo. Dark, nearly black with the faintest reddish-brown glow, thin cocoa-colored head. The nose is a bit faint -- roasted espresso, bitter chocolates, pine, caramel. With a big, satisfying mouthfeel, there is a full, bitter chocolate and sprucey hop taste with a nice caramel malt finish. Doughy and chewy. Thick coffee aftertaste. Alcohol is extremely well-hidden. This is very smooth and highly drinkable. Seek it out.

Serving type: on-tap

11-11-2005 19:19:29 | More by orfeu
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Coldsnack

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +1%

02-25-2013 21:41:00 | More by Coldsnack
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Lurkerson

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

02-15-2013 06:54:04 | More by Lurkerson
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Kornoms

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +6.9%

09-12-2012 21:54:48 | More by Kornoms
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Iamjeff6

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +1%

04-02-2014 19:32:48 | More by Iamjeff6
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ImFlyerThanYou

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +1%

09-10-2013 01:17:56 | More by ImFlyerThanYou
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swierczt

Connecticut

4.75/5  rDev +12.8%

07-02-2013 18:02:27 | More by swierczt
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bifrost17

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +12.8%

06-06-2012 17:25:08 | More by bifrost17
Yeti Imperial Stout from Great Divide Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 3,948 ratings.