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RATINGS: 2131   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.1   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 98   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
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This titanic, immensely viscous stout is loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee and hide a hefty 98 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt. Ten FIDY (10.5% ABV) is made with enormous amounts of two-row malt, chocolate malt, roasted barley, flaked oats and hops. Ten FIDY is the ultimate celebration of dark malts and boundary-stretching beer.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (1567) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 6, 2014
Pours black like oil with khaki colored head. Nice roasted malt and chocolate and coffee on the nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a little toffee-like note.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hype (23) - - NOV 6, 2014
Dark chocolate covered caramel and toffee flavors xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxcccccxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Barnoloid (269) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 6, 2014
First time trying this beer, has been on my list for some time. Figured for ’International Stout Day’ to give it a whirl! This is a big, big boozy imperial stout. Pours from the can with a thin mocha head and dark body. The aroma is just as BIG. I can sense an anise/licorice undertone on the nose as well as the chocolate piece. Coffee notes comes out as this beer warms, with a rich, deep thick mouthfeel making for a very satisfying, sticky finish. The bold roasted flavor with the expansive, smooth texture elevates this stout. This beers’ reputation precedes it, but for good reason.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jefftravis17 (26) - Forest Park, Illinois, USA - NOV 5, 2014
Ten Fidy is just a can't miss easy to find stout. May not have all the charm of the barrel aged stouts, but as with Old Rasputin and Narwhal holds its own as a wonderful stout to pour. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
salinger53 (1) - - NOV 5, 2014 does not count
Chocolate and coffee notes in the nose and pallet. Rich black color and brown, creamy head. Delicately bittered with warm alcohol finish. Not too overpowering for being 10.5% ABV.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
EtTuCthulhu (1141) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - NOV 4, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 5, 2014 The beer pours a thick black with a large brown head, and the aroma is full of roasted malts, coffee, dark chocolate, and a hint of booze. The taste is a really indulgent blend of mild malt bitterness, slight umami, slight sweetness, and a slight booziness. The aftertaste is a much lighter version of the beer with the roastiness being the predominant flavor that lingers, but there is some astringent booziness too. The palate is quite oily, but there is also a soft carbonation and medium body that leaves the flavors as the main attraction.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jsnicholas (252) - Woodinville, Washington, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Can (12oz $3.50). Black with brown head. Taste is very roasted chocolate followed by some warming. Slight bitterness. Creamy full bodied.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrewFace (889) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Can. Huge, pure roasty dominant aroma, some chocolate as it warms. Deeps dark thick jet black color, tan head. Lots of roast, roast and roast, with a bit more roast and some chocolate malt character. Fairly boozy, hot, lingering heat from alcohol. Some graininess and astringency from roast.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
dwmiller16 (110) - Delaware, USA - NOV 1, 2014
12 oz can, canned 10/1/14. Pours pitch black with a slight bit of tan foam. Heavy roast on the nose. Super creamy mouthfeel with a bitter hoppiness followed by a very roasty finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
lauter (2) - - OCT 29, 2014 does not count
This beer pours like cream, very viscous. It is black and midnight and pours a great head. I found the aroma light considering the bold taste. Medium roasty malts with a hint of chocolate and caramel on the nose. The taste is bitter with a slight sour note. It has a nice mouth feel and low carbonation. The finish is slightly astringent and leaves a nice bitter flavor on the back of the tongue. This is a great beer.


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