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RATINGS: 2619   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.09/5   IBU: 75   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Great Divideís 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, Yetiís hop profile reveals a slightly citrusy, piney, and wonderfully dry hoppy finish. 75 International Bittering Units (IBUs).


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
dreambrother (19) - Bemidji, Minnesota, USA - MAR 28, 2009
Poured dark, with a brown head. Nose was olives, alcohol, chocolate. Flavor was a bit on the heavy side alcohol-wise, but other than that I found chocolate, roasted coffee, smoke, malt.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
libertine (407) - rochester hills, Michigan, USA - SEP 29, 2016
Pours black with a lasting Brown head. Aroma is earthy. Dark malt. Smokey. Dark cocoa. Tabacco. Burnt sugar. Flavor starts off slightly sweet and then the hop bitterness hits you on the back. Notes of tobacco, chocolate, caramel and smoke. Creamy texture. Finish is dry. Solid.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tekstr1der (374) - New Hampshire, USA - SEP 28, 2016
Dark pour for sure with small mocha top. Aroma is great roast malt. The big stouts always have a hop character that I canít really detect - similar to my favorite - ten fidy. Flavor is deliciously roasted goodness. Slightly sweet and maybe a hint of smoke. While there are a few delicious choc or coffee imperials, straight-up stout is the bomb. Iíll put this in my top 3 with Stone RIS and Ten Fidy.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
bulldogops (2250) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 21, 2016
Rating #2182 - 2015.11.17 - Bottle from BevMo. Black as a Himalayan sunset with a weak tan head that caps nicely. Aroma is heavy roast malt and dark roast coffee, molasses. Taste is heavy on roast malt and coffee flavours, pronounced sweetness, well bittered. One for the tabloids.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
crispaire (47) - - SEP 14, 2016
Bottle. Rich aroma full of malt, stone fruit, and dark roast coffee. Flavor is rich, velvety, and has distinct notes of prunes. Pours a pitch black with a great espresso-brown fluffy head. Palate is one of creamy, long, fullness.

4.7
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
NORSAND (74) - LillestrÝm, NORWAY - SEP 14, 2016
* Pitch black colour with a modest but lasting espresso coloured head. * Nose: Dark roasted coffee beans, strong French coffee, dark cocoa, liquid dark chocolate, cocoa beans, something savoury and "meaty" like sweet and spicy chili can carne. * Taste & palate: Creamy and soft arrival almost velvety. Then the coffee and dark chocolates notes take over, although still in a very creamy way. The mid taste is all velvety, rounded chocolate beans and cocoa beans. Carbonation? Sure. Plenty. Somewhere. Itís just that itís so integrated with the richness and fullness of body that itís easy to overlook. Which tells me that this beer is very well made. The finish is long, with round coffee and very dark chocolate notes and only at the end of the aftertaste sits a slightly burnt bitterness with perhaps the slightest hint of pine. Perhaps. This supposedly holds 75 IBU but there is obviously so much rich malt stuffed into this beer that the hops has almost drowned. * This is a very rich, soft, velvety and full bodied beer without being sweet in any way. Itís very good and the nose and the appearance are both close to perfection!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gonzin (182) - ARGENTINA - SEP 9, 2016
Probada en botella de 12 oz adquirid en Whole Foods Tribeca. New York, septiembre de 2016. 7/10 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Wischylini (256) - Grimstad, NORWAY - SEP 8, 2016
Appearance Pours pitch black, with a small brown head that fades quickly, some lacing.
Aroma Dark and bitter chocolate, liquorice, bread, caramel, molasses
Taste Semi-sweet, and very bitter
Palate Full body, very low carbonation, long aftertaste of liquorice

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Villyzzz (56) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 7, 2016
UPDATED: SEP 15, 2016 Bottle at home. Pours oily black with a decent light brown head. Aroma is coffee, malty and a bit hoppy. Taste has strong malt and hops. Bitter coffee, licorice and some caramel. Aftertaste has even more hops. Mouthfeel is fullbodied and oily. Really powerful and great beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElManana (1893) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - AUG 22, 2016
Bottle at home, aquired in a trade, long time ago. Chocolate, pretty bitter which adds to the full body, caramel and some toast. Pretty nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ehaak26 (84) - - AUG 21, 2016
Aroma includes caramel and lots of roasted malt. Has a nice bitter hop finish that elevates the beer.


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