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Ten FIDY - Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,816 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 6,816
Reviews: 2,207
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 9.13%
Wants: 428
Gots: 1,190 | FT: 82
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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Thingus

California

4.78/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

I generally pick these up in multiples since I know I won't drink just one!! Live tasting into tulip.

Appearance; aggressive pour yields one pinky of rich mahogany colored head that dissipates quickly with not a trace. "Dark as a steers tuchas on a moonlit night" a solid pitch black.

Smell; Im getting coffee and hints of chocolate as far as the smell... Mellow but I don't mind that.

Taste; Ten Fidy is a knockout in this department, mocha, coffee, the slightest touch of smoke and tobacco... A supremely mild bitterness on the finish that compliments the overall roastiness and coffee flavors...

Mouthfeel; is supremely viscous, but I don't think I'd call it syrupy as it doesn't taste sweet to me (syrupy and sweet go hand in hand IMO)... Definitely full bodied and easy to sink your teeth into... Coats the mouth, very, very smooth..

Overall; I think this is a phenomenal beer and I love how comparitvely easy it is to get this brew. It is consistently fantastic, and I could likely drink this every night without it becoming routine. Anyone who is a stout fan should at the very least try this, and I feel any stout fan should have several in their cellar at any given time!!

Serving type: can

12-23-2011 04:49:36 | More by Thingus
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Not really my thing. The taste is overwhelming and not all that enjoyable. I struggled to finish the can. With that said, my friend who finished it loved the beer. I would personally recommend against this, but given its high rating most people disagree with me. To each their own.

Serving type: can

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Ten FIDY from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
97 out of 100 based on 6,816 ratings.