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Ten FIDY - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,807 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,807
Reviews: 2,206
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 9.13%
Wants: 429
Gots: 1,189 | FT: 83
Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Georgiabeer on 12-29-2006)
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BeerResearcher

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4.03/5  rDev -8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured into a fluted goblet.
It pours an extremely dense spent motor oil color with a thin, yet firm tan head.
No need to stick my nose in the glass (did anyway) to smell big burnt caramel malt and coffee smells. Smells of dark chocolate, vanilla and dark rum lasts throughout. Citrus, pine and whiff of astringent camphor roll in behind.
The flavors match the aromas, yet that dark rum taste dominates. Tastes of coffee, toffee, are tempered ever so slightly with a metallic tang and tobacco taste.
This is one very rich and velvety liquid. The body says, "Gulp!" The boozy smell and flavor says, "swig!"

Serving type: can

05-05-2014 16:53:32 | More by BeerResearcher
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Ten FIDY from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
97 out of 100 based on 6,807 ratings.