1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout - Great Divide Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial StoutEspresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
95
world-class

3,015 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,015
Reviews: 962
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 9.6%
Wants: 206
Gots: 566 | FT: 41
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Stout |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: John_M on 05-16-2008)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 3,015 | Reviews: 962 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by writerLJBerg:
Photo of writerLJBerg
writerLJBerg

Oregon

4.14/5  rDev -3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

22oz from Belmont Station.

A: Pours with a big foamy dark mocha head. So black it obscures the printing on my Bailey's tulip. Some good stains.

N: Lots of smoke, espresso, and oak. Strong enough to smell from a few feet away. Chocolate, tobacco and leather. Overtures of vanilla. Coffee brings an overt acidity. Dry earth. Worth savoring.

T: Starts with the hoppy bitterness. Lots of smoke and coffee which adds another element to the bitter side. Oak dries this out. There's not a ton of sweetness, but it is there. Like drinking a heavily roasted espresso.

M: Oily and heavy, though it doesn't coat the palate like some other RISes. Still it's not slouch. Alcohol is well-hidden.

O: A hoppy coffee forward stout that has a lot of layers and which I very much enjoy. I wish it had a bit more sweetness to prop up the coffee, but it's a minor complaint. Well done. Need to buy more next year.

Serving type: bottle

04-29-2013 04:05:28 | More by writerLJBerg
More User Reviews:
Photo of 1424IpA
1424IpA

California

2.5/5  rDev -41.5%

07-30-2014 04:17:11 | More by 1424IpA
Photo of Smileitsfreetobehappy
Smileitsfreetobehappy

Alaska

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-29-2014 05:30:36 | More by Smileitsfreetobehappy
Photo of DanforthPewter
DanforthPewter

New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-29-2014 04:02:47 | More by DanforthPewter
Photo of tneenan1
tneenan1

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-28-2014 22:49:51 | More by tneenan1
Photo of alexsergio
alexsergio

New York

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-27-2014 19:34:06 | More by alexsergio
Photo of FIN
FIN

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-27-2014 12:42:59 | More by FIN
Photo of DrBier
DrBier

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-27-2014 01:27:04 | More by DrBier
Photo of Immortal6pack
Immortal6pack

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-26-2014 04:24:23 | More by Immortal6pack
Photo of Austin_M
Austin_M

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-25-2014 21:38:43 | More by Austin_M
Photo of jamis
jamis

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

07-25-2014 17:41:26 | More by jamis
Photo of RichardMNixon
RichardMNixon

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-25-2014 02:40:02 | More by RichardMNixon
Photo of MatthewD4
MatthewD4

New Mexico

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 19:25:12 | More by MatthewD4
Photo of JuanAlberto
JuanAlberto

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 18:35:31 | More by JuanAlberto
Photo of thufflife
thufflife

Missouri

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-24-2014 15:27:37 | More by thufflife
Photo of Dave_Heltzel
Dave_Heltzel

Virginia

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-24-2014 14:02:14 | More by Dave_Heltzel
Photo of ksills
ksills

Michigan

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-23-2014 16:26:32 | More by ksills
Photo of j_rod22
j_rod22

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-22-2014 21:04:38 | More by j_rod22
Photo of schmidtmattsays
schmidtmattsays

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

07-22-2014 18:00:18 | More by schmidtmattsays
Photo of curlybird
curlybird

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -18%

07-22-2014 16:50:19 | More by curlybird
Photo of rolltide
rolltide

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-21-2014 20:31:51 | More by rolltide
Photo of hipboy221
hipboy221

California

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-21-2014 08:41:57 | More by hipboy221
Photo of ZBR101
ZBR101

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-20-2014 21:16:10 | More by ZBR101
Photo of Howlader
Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-20-2014 17:03:59 | More by Howlader
Photo of dwmetsfan13
dwmetsfan13

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

07-20-2014 01:04:30 | More by dwmetsfan13
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout from Great Divide Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 3,015 ratings.