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RATINGS: 1035   WEIGHTED AVG: 4   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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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. A Yeti for summer? Hell yes.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ccex (931) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2014
Bomber pours an opaque dark brown/black with decent mocha head which leaves good lacing. Aroma is full of chocolate, roasted malts, and licorice. Taste is sweet at first, with lots of chili and black pepper spices,alcohol and some hoppy bitterness in the finish. Body is full with average carbonation but a creamy mouthfeel. This one is to be savored slowly. If I see it again, Iíll glady try it again.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mintzmeet (212) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 28, 2014
Thick inky brew. Smells like Some quechua portion of grass bark fire. Black chocolate looks like it would stain. Yellowishfroth. Leaves an aftertaste of thick strong mocha. If it didnít have subdued bubbling through the throat, its mouthfeel would be like chocolate milk.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Sask89 (418) - Regina, Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUN 21, 2014
Pours pitch black with a frothy mocha head. Very strong chocolate aroma, roasted malt scents, and slight liquorice. Taste is rich but not overly sweet with a long dry bitterness through the finish. Full body, creamy mouth feel, and lively carbonation. Amazing beer.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
closey22 (923) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Black with lacy tan head; aroma is softly sweet fruity; Flava is soooo rich, some tangy fruit up front; feels thick furry and foamy fizzy; finishes roasty dryish

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CopterScott (143) - Kansas, USA - JUN 20, 2014
pours thick and black with a thin but persistent dark tan head, leaves good lacing. aroma is dark chocolate and malts. Flavor is dark chocolate, roasted malt, coffee, and some booze. thick and sticky with soft carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ismith87 (71) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Ap - espresso colored beer, dark mocha head sticks and leaved nice lacing Ar - dark chocolate, espresso, coffee, cream, pepper Ta - dark chocolate, milk chocolate, cream, spicy red pepper, black pepper Mouth - heavy, alc covered, aftertaste more dark malts, black pepper and spicy. O - another pepper aged stout? I must be the only person that doesnít like these, esp considering how highly rated Bomb! And bible belt are. Would rather have an expedition or blackout stout.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jimmythefalcon (26) - Florida, USA - JUN 11, 2014
I love Yeti. It was hard to get a bottle (1 bottle limit at my local store) but it was a good find. Pour was thick black and had a good solid tan head. Taste was chocolatey goodness with a vanilla note late on. I didnít taste the cayenne as much but I just got another bottle and I will look for that next time.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ciaranc (914) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle is BB July 2012, making it a 2011 brew afaik. Bomber from Redmonds. Happy birthday to me. Coffee black pour, then crema-like residue of a head after the initial fizzy mocha head settles. Nose is gorgeous, big whiskey tinted, oaky, woody milk chocolate, cocoa notes, touches of dark sherry in the aroma too. Crazy intense flavour, rich resiny coffee flavour, intense coffee bitterness, chocolate highlights, more dark sherry and rich dark fruits, figs and honey, flavour pours into the nasal cavity when drinking, my god. Big heavy body, barely there carbonation, slick mouthfeel. Finish is ridiculously complex and lasts forever, loads of warming booze. So rich. Brilliant. It?s all a bit Thomas Hardy ale. Would love to let one age even more.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (2850) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle at Craigís. Pours black, bitter, chocolate, huge coffee, vanilla, light coffee.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ABUSEDGOAT (2413) - California, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Black pour, dark tan head, good lace/retention. Aroma is chocolate, roast, light dried fruit, light alcohol. Medium bodied, high bitterness, chocolate roast flavor dominates, light barrel. Lacks complexity.


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