Ten FIDY | Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

Ten FIDYTen FIDY
BA SCORE
4.38/5
9,911 Ratings
Ten FIDYTen FIDY
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
Colorado, United States
oskarblues.com

Style: Russian Imperial Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
This titanic, immensely viscous stout is loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee and hide a hefty 98 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt. It is made with enormous amounts of two-row malt, chocolate malt, roasted barley, flaked oats and hops.

Added by Georgiabeer on 12-29-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#271
Reviews:
2,623
Ratings:
9,911
pDev:
8.9%
Bros Score:
4.5
 
 
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748
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2,837
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look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Well, Ten Fidy is a big, bad, bold beer. This review is for a can that is nearly one year old.

Viscous black liquid with a small brown head. Some lacing along the glass.

Huge grain and chocolate malt aroma, caramel sweetness, molasses, roast, fresh wood, hint of booze. Just an incredibly deep, rich malty nose.

Taste offers a huge roasted character with restrained sweetness, dark chocolate, alcohol, and long, lingering bitterness.

Feel is spot on. I mean perfect. Huge, chewy body with some presence from the oats. Soft, fading carbonation.

A damn good RIS."Must try" for any beer lover.

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look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

A - Jet black, no light shall pass. Two fingers of head billow and collapse into a sandy cap.

S - Dutch process cocoa powder, chocolate malt, roasty, bourbon, vanilla, ancho chiles

T - Dark chocolate, espresso crema bigtime, cinnamon, currant/prune, coconut cream. Sweet, but not cloying. Malty, but hoppy enough to keep it grounded

M - Absolutely luscious and viscous without being syrupy. Light carbonation. Big body.

This is definitely the best IS that seems to always be available somewhere in Nashville

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Ten FIDY from Oskar Blues Grill & Brew
Beer rating: 4.38 out of 5 with 9,911 ratings
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