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RATINGS: 1364   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.12/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout is a new addition to the Yeti clan. A generous infusion of Denver’s own Pablo’s espresso adds yet another layer of complexity to this beer, combining with the vanilla oak character, intense roasty maltiness and bold hop profile to create a whole new breed of mythical creature. It’s official, you can now have Yeti with breakfast.

Suggested food pairings: Breakfast burrito, eggs Benedict, hash browns, cheesecake, creme brulee.


4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
ajm (1072) - Los Angeles, California, USA - APR 26, 2009
UPDATED: SEP 19, 2009 Bottle at Papago. I am surprised this is coming out so high, so all I am prepared to defend is that this is damn tasty, and the reason it works for me: both aroma and flavor are like eating chocolate-covered coffee beans. I think the espresso is beautifully realized. There are the faintest notes of oak and vanilla (faintest - as hard to find as the actual Yeti) but mostly it is just liquid dry dark chocolate and coffee beans - that dry Colorado rocky mineral quality even makes it seem crunchy. Boom.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mwelsh13 (499) - Maryland, USA - APR 26, 2009
22oz bottle pours deep black and very opaque. Deep coffee, wood, earth, and chocolate in the aroma. Smooth body with lught cabonation. Bitter coffee, sweet cream, and chocolate fill the flavor. Slightly dry at the end. Bitterness lingers. Easily drinkable for >9% Very nicely done. One bottle will be kept for a while to see what happens.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tronraner (2459) - Walland, Tennessee, USA - APR 26, 2009
Bottle at the ’09 Fish Fry. Pours black with small tan head. The aroma is espresso, some chocolate, a bit of ash, and not much else. The flavor is lots of espresso, with some chocolate, vanilla, oak, and nuts. The finish is roasty coffee. Very heavy on the espresso in this beer, but, fortunately, I like espresso, so I found it quite tasty.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
gkost (1709) - Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 26, 2009
Pours dark brown/black. Oaky, coffee, sweet sugar nose. Tastes of wood, espresso, caramel malts. Medium body. Overall a good beer.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Tweety (377) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 26, 2009
Popped a bottle of this at DLD ’09. Really delicious beer. Very coffee-forward (not a bad thing) and so dark, yet still so very smooth.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
cprochak (590) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2009
UPDATED: JUN 14, 2009 Bottle from Malt & Vine. Pours thick jet black with a very nice bubbly brown head. Nice roasty aroma with the coffee present. Incredibly smooth with strong vanilla and milder coffee and caramel lingering on the tongue. Can also pick up hints of the oak as well. Fantastic beer.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AndyReynolds (1085) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - APR 25, 2009
Bottle. Pours a rich, dark brown with a thin tan head. Aroma is strong with espresso and chocolatey roasted malts. Hints of vanilla also stand out. The flavor was really about the same. The finish was dry and bitter. This was an awesome beer. Great to drink in the morning to start a long day of drinking.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Acknud (1081) - Morganfield, Kentucky, USA - APR 25, 2009
Good stuff. Jet black with an amber mocha head. Aroma of dry chocolate and vanilla beans. Taste is dry, light sweet, espresso dark. Fine finishing bitterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
DuffManSW (436) - Riverside, California, USA - APR 25, 2009
Bottle thanks to BA’s Mikeandi, shared with Hop and Spin Doggy... Pours jet black with a brown head... Smells is vanilla, bourbon and some sweet cream...Chocolate and a little espresso bitterness comes through in the flavor with a bittter dry dark chocolate finish. Very smooth... This stuff is Jefe

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Moggman (235) - Columbus, USA - APR 24, 2009
Bottle. Pours absolutely black with brown head and good lacing. Aroma is sweet espresso, chocolate. Flavor is dark roasted malts, espresso, chocolate, slight vanilla flavor in the finish. Smooth finish with roasted malt notes.


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