Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti | Great Divide Brewing Company

Chocolate Oak Aged YetiChocolate Oak Aged Yeti
BA SCORE
93.2%
Liked This Beer
4.22 w/ 3,075 Ratings
Chocolate Oak Aged YetiChocolate Oak Aged Yeti
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company
Colorado, United States
greatdivide.com

Style: American Double / Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.50%

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.

Added by Mebuzzard on 05-30-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#913
Reviews:
908
Ratings:
3,075
Liked:
2,866
Avg:
4.22/5
pDev:
9.24%
Alströms:
-
 
 
Wants:
213
Gots:
767
Trade:
36
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer looks amazing with a darkish tan head which is in between lacy and frothy. From what I can tell, it is pretty much opaque.

Right from the open I got a huge whiff the alcohol, or some solvent kind of smells. As it sits for a bit I'm getting dark chocolate and the oak.

Wow this is different! Right in the beginning I got the chocolate, but it was immediately erased by the oak, and then finishing with a raw cocoa kind of taste. The alcohol is masked surprisingly well considering how high it is.

The mouthfeel is great, it definitely has more going for it than most beers. There is a thickness to it and a slight sting.

Overall this is a great beer than I will definitely recommend to by stout loving friends. This beer is different and I love it!

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Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti from Great Divide Brewing Company
Beer rating: 93.2% out of 100 with 3,075 ratings
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