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RATINGS: 2260   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.16   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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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).


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
katrinaez (533) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 11, 2015
High quality hitter. Deep thick rich color. Could dye your hair with it. Heavy mouth feel velvety and sticks for a long time. Oak is light but Imperial is kicking you. Bottle

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Florya (768) - Bergen, NORWAY - APR 6, 2015
How: Bottle Appearance: Black with a small brown head. Aroma: black berries, roasted nuts, chocholate, coffe, pine, raisins, dark caramel, wood. Palate: Full body, soft carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deepeary (281) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 5, 2015
Bomber, almost 2 years old. Pours black with mocha head. Coffee, dark fruit, tobacco, toasted malt on the nose and taste. Hints of vanilla, not much wood on this old bottle, but very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
StilleStorm (1038) - Stavanger, NORWAY - APR 4, 2015
DWF; Drunk at Cardinal. Bottle 650ML. Pours small black with a bobble creamy, somewhat lacing and moderate lasting tan head. Nose is heavy roasted malt, coffe, dark chocolate, dark fruit and wood, moderate liqorice and booze, light vanilla, sour tobacco and spice. Taste is moderate sweet and bitter, balancing with a lasting liquorice, salty and warming finish. Body is medium to full, texture is creamy, carbonation is flat.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
k92488 (343) - NORWAY - APR 4, 2015
DWF. 0.65 flaske på cardinal. Mørk med brunt skum som forsvant for. Aroma tre, kaffe, sjokolade. Smak av tre, røkt, malt. Komplex men balanserte.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CraftBeerNick (1210) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 29, 2015
650 ml Bottle at home, 28th March 15. Rating #1100. Purchased in Orlando, 2013, bottled 2012. Pours a great rich black drink, with a lovely fluffy head. Aroma is chocolate, vanilla, wood. Taste is rich and smooth, the oak comes through well and complements the base beer. Good bitterness, prevents this from been too sugary and sweet. Great stuff

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CanIHave4Beers (3556) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle, shared by me... in my dining room... just now.
Pours black with a huge dark brown head.

The aroma offers some nice sweetness & roastiness. It’s got a good chocolate thing going on for sureAs it opens up a little bit of toasted marshmallow comes thorught. The oak is mild on the noes and the fruity hoppiness of yeti is a little more subdued in this one.

The flavor is pretty oak forward, not in a bad way... just in a surprising way. There is a nice hoppy punch to greet you with this beer akin to it’s un-oaked counterpart. The beer has nice dark fruit a good level of bitterness, some mild sweetness and a nice dark chocolate character all around. Honestly this one handles that whole big imperial stout without a big sweetness thing extraordinarily well.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Holmen1 (3406) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAR 27, 2015
Kveldens siste på M2, nok en kveld med mange kjempegode øl og gemyttelig selskap. Svart med cappucinoskum. Superb aroma og smak, avrundet og lekker - en perfekt avslutning på aftenen. Ganske slank for sine 9,5 men allikevel fantastisk komples og balansert. Mmm, høykvalitetskaffe, lekker sjokolade og litt vanilje. Life is good. Stor takk til Sigmund og Cardinal.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dfinney23 (2236) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 26, 2015
Bittersweet chocolate, vanilla and coffee with amazing outdoorsy overtones, particularly in the aroma. Drink this out in the woods and your head will probably explode.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gregwilsonstl (1352) - Missouri, USA - MAR 24, 2015
Side by side with yeti. Lots of oak. Thick and black like oil. Traces of vanilla. Delicious.


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