Belgian Yeti Discontinued?

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by Bluecane, Jan 8, 2013.

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  1. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) Dec 30, 2011 New York

  2. evilcatfish

    evilcatfish Defender (623) May 11, 2012 Missouri
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    I thought I saw one on a shelf the other day. Guess it was older production or something
  3. mikeburd1128

    mikeburd1128 Zealot (514) Oct 28, 2011 New Jersey

    I can't find anything either, but I definitely remember seeing this on here a few weeks back. Exciting to know there's a new one coming out.
  4. mixed_master7

    mixed_master7 Initiate (0) May 16, 2012 Florida

    It's on tap all over Saint Petersburg, FL.
  5. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) Dec 30, 2011 New York

    Any idea what the thread was called? I did several searches, including looking several months back at thread with "yeti" in the title....
  6. YogiBeer

    YogiBeer Initiate (0) May 10, 2012 Illinois

    We just got some belgian yeti in.... but they ARE doing a tbd yeti this year, from what I hear... I would assume that they are waiting to see if it turned out correctly before announcing it?
  7. mikeburd1128

    mikeburd1128 Zealot (514) Oct 28, 2011 New Jersey

    I really don't have a clue. My guess is it probably wasn't a thread devoted to it, but it had to have been a decent conversation about it because I believed it and started telling friends. If it was just one or two mentions I wouldn't have paid much attention.
  8. Bluecane

    Bluecane Initiate (0) Dec 30, 2011 New York

    Gotcha. I can't find anything going back 8 months when searching for "belgian yeti," but I may have missed it.
  9. mikeburd1128

    mikeburd1128 Zealot (514) Oct 28, 2011 New Jersey

    It's entirely possible that I'm just a complete idiot though, cuz I don't see it either... :confused:
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  10. Newkidroundhere

    Newkidroundhere Initiate (134) Jan 8, 2013 Oklahoma
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    Not seeing it listed on the great divide site makes me worry...that is my favorite of the yetis.
  11. x37x

    x37x Initiate (0) Oct 21, 2012 Wisconsin

    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO say it ain't so!!! :grimacing:
  12. imperialbeerdude

    imperialbeerdude Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2012 Colorado

    I'm in as long as it's not that baby yeti bologna. Imagine a brandy barrel yeti, or mint chocolate or something else cool. Hazelnut Yeti...
  13. YogiBeer

    YogiBeer Initiate (0) May 10, 2012 Illinois

    It isnt so
  14. Dope

    Dope Poo-Bah (2,384) Oct 5, 2010 Massachusetts


  15. antlerwrestler19

    antlerwrestler19 Disciple (363) Nov 24, 2010 Nebraska
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    They could age Yeti on cow pies and it would still be delicious. Cant wait to see what they'll be putting out!
  16. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Poo-Bah (12,229) Mar 18, 2010 California

    I think they are doing a light lager version called Shaved Yeti.
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  17. nolimitnsb

    nolimitnsb Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2012 Illinois
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    When I was at Great Divide last someone did tell me to enjoy the Belgian Yeti while I could because it was getting discontinued. I wasn't clear it was someone affiliated with GD but they did say it in front of the taproom bartender. Take it for what it's worth.
  18. WYVYRN527

    WYVYRN527 Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2007 Minnesota

    All I know is that we did a buy on it about a month ago or so at a ridiculous price. Makes me wonder what happened to the beer, or if the distributor was just trying to clear it out.
  19. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (951) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    Hopefully it's the Baby Yeti (low ABV) and not the Bretty Yeti. They've been doing a lot on their small batch system so I wouldn't be surprised if they have a contender already to replace it.
  20. BigTomZ

    BigTomZ Initiate (0) Apr 14, 2009 Virginia

    I hated the Belgian Yeti anyway. Hopefully the new one is a better.
  21. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (951) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    FWIW, new batches of Belgian Yeti did just hit the shelves. Probably the last time.
  22. DavoleBomb

    DavoleBomb Poo-Bah (2,463) Mar 29, 2008 Pennsylvania
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    FUCK! Belgian Yeti is far and away my favorite Belgian IS.
  23. fujindemon74

    fujindemon74 Initiate (0) Nov 7, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Sorry to hear this if anyone is a fan of Belgian Yeti.
    I am a huge fan of all Yetis except Belgian Yeti, but then I don't really care for any belgian style brews.
    Sad that I'm not a fan, since if I was I could go out and buy about 3 dozen bottle just sitting on shelves in my area.

    Now if only Southern Tier would reconsider putting Creme Brulee on "hiatus" instead of OAT, MOKAH, and JAHVA.
  24. Domingo

    Domingo Poo-Bah (2,243) Apr 23, 2005 Colorado
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    That's too bad. That's possibly my favorite of the Yeti beers, too. A bunch just showed up so I guess I'll have to buy some of it up.
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