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Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti - Great Divide Brewing Company

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Ratings: 2,282
Reviews: 811
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 144
Gots: 501 | FT: 23
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Colorado, United States

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

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout is another revered incarnation of our legendary imperial stout. We toned down the hops a bit to allow cocoa nibs to contribute some pleasing bitterness, while vanilla notes from the oak combine with the cocoa to create an aroma and flavor akin to a gourmet chocolate bar. A dash of cayenne keeps things lively, adding just a bit of heat to the finish. Another great Yeti? Hell yes.

(Beer added by: Mebuzzard on 05-30-2009)
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mikeborglum

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4.13/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured 22 ounce bottle: Nice aroma with the chocolate and really sets up the flavor. A deep dark brown almost black color very opaque with a tall milk chocolate head and good retention. Obviously chocolate taste but the spicy cayanne finish is amazing. Lightened hop bitter taste with some alcohol presence. Nice full body sits well on the tongue with an oily texture but a little abrubt on the finish with the cayanne. Really nice stout and one you want to sip and enjoy or the spicy finish can overwhelm. Great after dinner.

Serving type: bottle

11-24-2010 01:44:34 | More by mikeborglum
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Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti from Great Divide Brewing Company
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