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RATINGS: 2617   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.09/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Great Divide’s Yeti Imperial Stout is an onslaught of the senses. An almost viscous, inky-black brew, Yeti opens with a massive, roasty, chocolate, coffee malt flavor that eventually gives way to rich toffee and burnt caramel notes. Packed with an enormous quantity of American hops, Yeti’s hop profile reveals a slightly citrusy, piney, and wonderfully dry hoppy finish. 75 International Bittering Units (IBUs).


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
konungen (461) - - MAR 14, 2016
En komplex riktigt bra stout. Trots rätt hög ABV märks alkoholen bara av litegrann. Väldigt mörk nästan svart med stort krämigt skum. Choklad, kaffe, rostad malt, lagom sötma och lagom beska. Riktigt bra! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ej (1245) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - MAR 8, 2016
Bottle. Pours a viscous black body with a medium to large, dense, dark-tanned head. Malts and roasted grains dominate the aroma, there are notes of chocolate, coffee and hints of leather. Taste is also malt driven, moderate to high roasted flavor, coffee, well hidden alcohol and chocolate. Finishes quite bitter, leaving a lingering roasted / coffee flavor. The body is slick and it’s softly carbonated.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jsporrer (711) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2016
UPDATED: AUG 14, 2016 Sample @ PGH Beerfest. Pours very dark. Rich and creamy with an aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and some coffee. Pretty enjoyable for this style. Re rated after having a full bottle. Pours a dark brown to black with a thin tan head. Nice aroma of roasted malts with some sweet caramel and toffee. Thick creamy texture with lots of lacing. Fairly smooth with a light bitterness. Descent flavor but not too bold. Finishes with a light woody smoky aftertaste. Pretty good but not the best.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Swaroga (2103) - Gdańsk, POLAND - MAR 1, 2016
It’s basically one of the best beers I ever had. A perfect RIS and will stay my reference for this style. Even though quite light with alcohol for this style it hits with smooth, creamy and thick body packed with the best roasted aromas possible : dark chocolate, toffee, molasses. Every sip is a joy. I rarely go like this but some beers deserve it.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
chap95 (51) - - FEB 26, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours black with a beautiful dark brown head. A lot of chocolate in the aroma followed by coffee and american hops. Not too sweet and not too bitter, good balance. Subtle roast. Very smooth and velvety, creamy. Low carbonation. Alcohol warms your throat but apart from this it’s unnoticeable. Remarkable stout.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mikehanneman (62) - Iowa, USA - FEB 24, 2016
Top of the line Imperial Stout. Great flavor and with a hint of coffee, chocolate etc. - perfect finish too. For a 9.5% ABV this stout is very smooth. It was hard for me to tell the difference between the oatmeal version and the regular Yeti. Both are outstanding and won’t disappoint.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
wombat23 (688) - Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2016
Shared 22 oz. bottle. Pours a thick brown-black with a brown, chocolatey head. Aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, coffee, alcohol, caramel, and molasses. Taste follows but with the hops making an appearance with citrus notes and pine. Viscous and full-bodied. Bitter finish. Rather intense, but very nice overall.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
darbeer75 (517) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2016
Aroma: absolutely delicious; malty and hoppy; Appearance: pitch black with the darkest head I’ve ever seen; nice lacing; Taste: extremely complex with layers of malt, hops, coffee, roastiness; bitterness; Palate: heavy body with long, complex finish; Overall: wonderful; would definitely buy again.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Pedro_Pinho (163) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 23, 2016
Black with tan brown head. Aroma of roasted malt and expresso coffee. Taste as aroma with a nice bitter finish. Very good.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
coachd (582) - Missouri, USA - FEB 21, 2016
Aroma is all dark roast coffee, oak, dark chocolate, leather and booze. Everything a good imperial stout should be. Beautiful jet black color with a brown head of foam. The taste is sweeter than expected but not in a bad way. Heavy chocolate notes with some oak and leather, similar to the aroma but the chocolate is way more prevalent. The finish is hoppy and has some booze to it, but neither qualities are overpowering. Good palate, overall very good. I like a few of the variants better, but Yeti is a strong offering from Great Divide.


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