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RATINGS: 1182   WEIGHTED AVG: 4/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
We toned down the hops a bit to allow cocoa nibs to contribute some pleasing bitterness, while vanilla notes from the oak combine with the cocoa to create an aroma and flavor akin to a gourmet chocolate bar. A dash of cayenne keeps things lively, adding just a bit of heat to the finish. A Yeti for summer? Hell yes.

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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Overml01 (227) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 13, 2010
Bottle tasting at work. Pours a wonderfully thick, opaque black "motor oil" with a medium, dark brown head that falls slowly and leaves nice, slightly broken lacing. Aroma is heavy dark chocolate with some caramel notes followed by a balanced malted backdrop and hints of piney hops lingering at the back. Taste is a spicy bitter chocolate that grows slightly sweet with the malted, creamy body and then falls back to a very balanced bitterness as the hops slowly take their place in the finish. Just wonderful... my personal taste would hope for a little less attenuation, (love the sweets) but its just fine the way it is.


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
NordicV (2256) - Malm, Sweden, SWEDEN - APR 27, 2017
I stort sett svart l med ett strre svart skum. Doft av mrk bitter choklad, kakao och mrka br. I smaken tilkommer chili, vilket snker betyget fr min del.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
EerieDrinks (133) - Malm, SWEDEN - APR 18, 2017
4 finger dark tan coloured head. Opaque black. Aroma is dark chocolate, vanilla, coffee, soy, oatmeal and lemon zest. Hints of caramel. Taste is dark chocolate, bitter coffee, cocoa powder, oak and chili heat. Low on sweetness. Dry harshness from cocoa powder. Medium thickness. Pretty big bitterness but not the kind I prefer. Overall: Was expecting this to be the greatest Yeti but Id much rather drink the regular and the Oak Aged over this. Not a fan of spicyness in my beers and it is quite prominent in this. The cayenne, along with a cloud of bitterness, covers the wonderful Yeti taste thats lying there in the background (and thats why this didnt recieve a lower rating). Honestly, this should be named "Chili Oak Aged yeti" because theres lots of that but barely any sweetness in this, which you expect from something with "Chocolate" in its name. Ohwell, rant over.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Patrik (749) - - APR 16, 2017
Flaska restaurant krokius. Oj rejlt fyllig Stout . Stor mngd fin torr mrk choklad samt rejl efterbeska. Ja man knner igen den "vanliga yetin" fast denna r ju godare. Chokladen tillfr nt fint. Men som sagt jkligt fyllig rackare. Lite frkyld i denna test. S kan behva uppgraderas lngre fram.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
CObiased (488) - Bayfield, Colorado, USA - APR 14, 2017
Bomber bottled 3/18/2016 - pours super dark like tar with a thin brown head. Wonderful aroma of coffee, chocolate, loam, cocoa and roasted wood. Big flavors make a beautiful beer here - bitter dark chocolate, cocoa, coffee, roasted barley, boozy warmth and a burnt bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dahlstrom (375) - Nygatan 29, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2017
UPDATED: APR 14, 2017 355 ml bottle from Systembolaget. APPEARANCE: pitch-black with a huge brown head. NOSE: strong aroma of roasted malt, chocolate, vanilla, mocha, brown sugar, oak. TASTE: moderately sweet, long and bitter aftertaste, slightly metallic. MOUTH: full body, with a smooth texture.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aleksander9 (1576) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 14, 2017
Black with huge brown head. Spicy/metallic chili, oak, chocolate and vanilla. Hot, dry and fruity finish. A good beer, but ive had better beers than this today.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Turtles (2466) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2017
355ml bottle from Systembolaget. Pitch black with a large and creamy brown head, rich lacing. Caramel and toffee aroma, cocoa nib, red berries, roasted malt and vanilla. Full-bodied, soft carbonated, silky mouthfeel. Hard roasted taste, dark chocolate, black pepper, bitter cocoa, woody, red berries, vanilla and boozy notes. Warming and bitter finish with a nice peppery heat.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Holmen2 (3460) - NORWAY - APR 12, 2017
From tap at P kornet with KH (Bryne) and BHK 12.04.17. Almost ebony. Foamy and dense brown head and lacing. Aroma of bitter pine and grapefruit zest. Bitter and good taste, with oak, dark chocolate, dark coffee, vanilla, bitter pine and bitter citrus zest.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
laakus (148) - Nossebro, - APR 10, 2017
Pours black with brown foam. Aroma is lots of chocolate and vanilla, some nuts and butter, roasted tones, Very smooth mouthfeeling, full and nice, great balance between sweetness and bitterness. Coffee, roast, some dried fruits. The finish is lots and lots of heavy dark cacao and very bitter in the end. Enjoyable but a true long zipper!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pedro_Pinho (233) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 7, 2017
UPDATED: APR 7, 2017 Ok! I had really big expectations on this one. Appearance as expected, check! Aroma is big with oak and smoke, check! Taste,... well, a bit too hard on the roasted malt. Intense coffee and the cayenne is there in the end. Good, but a bit overrated beer.


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