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RATINGS: 2270   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.16   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
Crack open Yeti Imperial Stout’s sophisticated sibling -- Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout. Although these beers come from the same clan, they have entirely different personalities. Aging on a blend of French and toasted oak chips infuses a subtle oak and vanilla character into Yeti’s already intense chocolate, roasted coffee malt flavor and hugely assertive hop profile. Who says you can’t tame a Yeti? 75 International Bittering Units (IBUs).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
GlasgowTAD (738) - Glasgow/Aberdeen, SCOTLAND - JUL 1, 2015
Pours opaque black with a nice brown head. Aroma is roast coffee, sweet melting sugar, vanilla, prunes and a little hint of red wine. Taste is milk chocolate, cocoa powder, a hint of sweet molasses, some minute coffee notes, a veritable dose of vanilla and a slight bitterness which is cocoa like on the finish. Full bodied and softly caresses the mouth just like your favourite snuggle blanket caresses your Sunday hangover and makes you feel human again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JBPortland (1259) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAY 27, 2015
22oz bottle pours oily black brown with small dark head. Nose is big brownie batter, chocolate, roast, subtle vanilla, dark fruit and char. Taste is similar with tons of fudgey brownie, chocolate, roast, with light vanilla, syrupy in a good way. Finishes moderately sweet with big roasty brownie, chocolate sauce, cake, vanilla. Awesome.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
koleminer20 (1262) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - MAY 24, 2015
22 oz bottle shared with ebone1988. Bottled 09/18/2012. The pour is a viscous oily black with a medium brown head and some great lace. The aroma is great. Lots of roasted malts, chocolate, vanilla, and oak. Licorice comes through on the back end pretty strong and brings a good bitterness to the table. The flavor is very roasty. The malts are smashing you right in the face. The chocolate is much more reserved. The oak isn't there. The bitter licorice comes through on the back end for a little change of pace. The mouth feel is thinner than I want it to be. The carbonation is spot on, but it's just a touch thin. The aftertaste is roasty licorice and a little bitter. I love it ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ebone1988 (532) - Taylor, Michigan, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Bottle shared with koleminer20. 2012 vintage. Aroma is roasted malt, licorice, milk chocolate. Appearance is black, light brown head. Taste is robust, lots of roasted malt, coffee bitterness, not much on the oak, very robust. Mouthfeel is thin, great carbonation and it hangs around. Overall, it?s pretty impressive.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Greven74 (6) - - MAY 22, 2015 does not count
Väldigt komplex och massiv. Chokladsmak med viss besk eftersmak. Fin med en bit mörk choklad, minst 70%.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
LetsGoState (702) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Appearance is medium brown head with black color. Aroma is roasted coffee and chocolate. Taste is the coffee and chocolate with a hint of smokey wood flavor. Overall a very good stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jur (458) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2015
Bottle @ home. Thick, jet black pour, cinnamon head. Dark choc nose. Huge flavour; caffé, liquorice, dark chocolate, dry bitter woody finish. Aged well. Lots of wood makes it a bit one dimensional later on, overpowers a bit perhaps. Still glorious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rdixon77 (1617) - Georgia, USA - APR 19, 2015
Old rating....delicious like most yetis. This one has very soft oak and vanilla presence over the giant chocobooze monster. Big mouthfeel, appropriate for this beast.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bstewart151 (15) - Parkersburg, Iowa, USA - APR 18, 2015
Very mild but good aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, and a hint of sweetness. The mouthfeel is just slightly dried by the aging to me. I'm not sure if this blended to taste or not but they've definitely pleasing to me. The finish is nice and dry, leaving you to get yourself into trouble with this imperial stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
bartzluke (403) - Oklahoma, USA - APR 15, 2015
(Bottled Sep 29, 2014; drank Apr 15, 2015) 12 oz pour from a room temp bomber into a Spiegelau stout glass. Beautiful pour. Black as chocolate syrup and about as opaque. Huge, powerful, deep-brown head. Lasting with a bunch of lacing. Nose is layered-- oak, vanilla, chocolate. Mouthfeel is smooth and creamy. Carbonation not too notable, probably due to how thick the beer is. Taste is amazing. Lots of layers: starts with caramel sweetness and chocolate, moves to oat and oak, then finishes with a scotchy bite. Alcohol taste not too strong, surprisingly. Such a good beer.

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