RateBeer
overall
100
99
style
Serve in Snifter

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2132   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.1   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 98   EST. CALORIES: 315   ABV: 10.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


Someguy1_8t's rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Someguy1_8t (7) - Woodland Hills, California, USA - FEB 11, 2013
Canned 10-21-11@09:21 Served in Tulip glass Appearance - Dark black, like used motor oil. Had about a finger of brown head, that diminished quickly. Aroma- Roasted malts and dark fruit. Sweet vanilla. Tastes - pretty much like the aroma, with the addition of dark chocolate, and very small hint of tartness. Mouthfeel - medium to full bodied with little to no carbonation. Overall - good smooth mellow imperial stout that I would definitely recommend. It non offensive, to the first time stout drinkers, to get them kind of into stouts.


4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Reimer96 (1347) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 28, 2014
Pours an opaque black with a frothy brown head that leaves foamy lace all the way up the snifter. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate, caramel, coffee, cocoa and alcohol. Taste is roasted malts, coffee, chocolate covered caramel, bitter cocoa and latte like creaminess from the oats. Smoothest big beer that you’ll likely find with this amount of dark malts... Absolute gem!

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mphopkins99 (1) - Missouri, USA - DEC 27, 2014 does not count
Pours really nicely and has a great malty smell and feel. Definitely a sipper, but great chocolate and coffee hints. Best stout Ive had from a can.

4.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
dpgjrnhcraftbrew (5) - New Hampshire, USA - DEC 27, 2014 does not count
Dark black pour of a brew that smells of chocolate for sure. Taste is of chocolate and coffee and the thickness nicely coats the palate. One of the big boys and one of my go to stouts. Never have been let down by Ten Fidy and share it often.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
rondphoto (2297) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 21, 2014
can @ Vino Bellissimo / Lima OH --- Opaque brown/black with a 1/2" brown head, screens of lace. Taste is chocolate caramel and toasty malt that melts into the palate, adding coffee and biscuit before solid hops ease their way through for an outstanding, very long, finish. An exceptional big brew that hides the alcohol very well. Great for sipping in front of the fire.

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
dlihcsnatas (352) - Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Black brew with brown head that fades fast. Smells like a dark chocolate bar so right off I want to tear into this one. Taste is heavy chocolate with a mild alcohol and a bit of coffee. Damn this is good stuff and here I was skeptical about all the good reviews. OK so I have a new favorite imperial stout but I have to dock overall points due to price tag and the fact that it comes in a CAN.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
sudomorph (716) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 20, 2014
355ml can dated 9/16/13. Pours black with a half finger, tan head. Aroma had big notes of dark chocolate, cocoa, and hints of coffee and a nuttyness. Taste is balanced. Roasty malts, bitter chocolate, coffee, nuts, caramel, and toffee. Full body with a medium carbonation. Creamy but clean I?m the mouth. Overall very nice. Dark chocolate, coffee, nutty, caramel. Tasty.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ebone1988 (263) - Wyoming, Michigan, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Aroma is sweet, candy but roasted malt. Appearance is black, light brown head. Taste is same as the smell, this strange mix of candy sweetness and roasted malt. Mouthfeel is ridiculously thick, oily, flavor hangs. Overall, wow, very very nice stuff.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
hockey30and3 (1) - Monclova, Ohio, USA - DEC 19, 2014 does not count
Read Dick you Leslie tasty Bonello rolls off your tounge. My brother said he's going to go hump the air. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gregwilsonstl (1146) - Missouri, USA - DEC 18, 2014
Dark black. Thin tan head. Super roasted. Cocoa nibs. Really solid stout. Coffee.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dr_Fellini (551) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - DEC 15, 2014
Can to glass. Pours a deep black color with a creamy medium brown head. Aroma is a nice roasted malts, light chocolate character, oats. Flavor has a big oat character, roasted malts, touch of chocolatey sweetness. Long lingering roasted malts and oat character in the finish. Overall a very tasty imperial stout.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 214


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50