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Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti - Great Divide Brewing Company

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Ratings: 2,272
Reviews: 810
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 144
Gots: 492 | 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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slaintemhor

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4.45/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A bomber I had back in June of 2009. The colour was black with a very thick mocha coloured head. The aroma was quite chocolate and cocoa like with hints of coffee. On the palate, a delightful creaminess, lightly oaky, sweet, bitter chocolate, hoppy, vanilla, creme brulee, a hint of cayenne and one helluva long finish, Liked it so much I ordered a case from a local purveyor. I'll be interested to see what this is like in a year or so.

Serving type: bottle

11-18-2009 04:13:01 | More by slaintemhor
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Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti from Great Divide Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 2,272 ratings.