Oskar Blues' Ten FIDY now in Chicago
Following Oskar Blues' entry in the Chicago beer market in August, the Colorado brewer has announced that its canned Imperial Stout, Ten FIDY, will make its debut here as a winter seasonal. The beer, which clocks in at 10.5% alcohol by volume (thus the name) is available in Chicago this week on tap and in cans at SmallBar DivisionThe Owl and Jake Melnick’s, and will appear elsewhere until February. A news release from Oskar Blues describes Ten FIDY as a "…titanic, immensely viscous stout…, loaded with inimitable flavors of chocolate-covered caramel and coffee that hide a hefty 98 IBUs underneath the smooth blanket of malt." Ten FIDY scores at 100 percentile at RateBeer.com, and a 95 at BeerAdvocate.com...