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RATINGS: 2154   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.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Thechasm442 (357) - Wilmington, Illinois, USA - NOV 6, 2012
Fresh can dated 10/18/12 served in a snifter. Pours a motor oil black with a finger of dark tan head and very nice lacing. Aroma is roasted malts, cocoa, coffee, whiskey, dark fruit, leather, and pepper. Taste is chocolate, both milk and semi-sweet. There is coffee, roasted malts and barley, dark cherries, smoke, and cream. Mouthfeel is pretty chewy and also velvety. Alcohol is surprisingly well hidden considering it is there in the nose. Superb stout.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DanielBrown (3966) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Keg at Brewdog Brum. Lovely warming qualities. Itís black. It has a slim, beige top and same colorised lacing. Taste is Baltic, with dry dark choc and some liqueur infused Quality Street. Itís really good. Or more than PRIDY good.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
MarkSachon (647) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 24, 2015
Snifter draft at Haroldís Inn and Restaurant in Hopewell, PA. Heavy chocolate and tastes of oak. A nice deep brown to black on appearance. Runs to the sweet side with a bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ckilly (21) - Texas, USA - JAN 24, 2015
Very bitter but not a long aftertaste for a nice dark stout. No head and strong alcoholic flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kespecial (63) - - JAN 23, 2015
Pours black. Nose is dry chocolate, coffee, syrup, roast. Taste is mocha, burnt caramel, date, licorice, some hops. Finishes with some alcohol warmth. Flavors are huge and itís quite dry and drinkable for the style.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
murphious2000 (18) - - JAN 23, 2015
Itís really good, but the almost burnt malt is a bit much. If it had a bit of dark fruit, plum/prune, I would give it closer to a perfect score. Pours great with great coffee look and cola-like foam head. Aromas of dark chocolate and roasted/burnt malts. Some slight hoppiness in there gives a nice spruce hint---but you really have to be sensitive to get even a whiff of it. Overall very nice but just falls short of perfection. I need to get one of the barrel aged versions, so maybe my local supplier will be able to get more...?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (3119) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl. Appearance - Nose - soot, charcoal, dry chocolate only. Taste -liquorice, charcoal, dark chocolate. Toffee finish. Palate -medium bodied with a dry middle section and a dry finish. Overall - imperial stout and dry.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (4489) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 23, 2015
Can from the Brewdog online shop. Pours jet black, thin an head. Aromas of dark chocolate, coffee. Taste is tarry, dark chocolate. Surprisingly easy drinking for the strength.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
c1raider (17) - New York, USA - JAN 22, 2015
Great palate feel, full body, licorice, malt, vanilla, manages abv well, would buy again but wouldnít go out of my way to find

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Scola729 (17) - Illinois, USA - JAN 22, 2015
This has to be one of the best widely available Imperial stouts. Pours with a nice dark head that quickly dissipates. Coffee strong, full bodied without being too syrupy. Little hop on the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
miyauchi38 (407) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 21, 2015
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