Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 320   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Share this beer with friends!
This time of year in the Rockies, one day can span all four seasons. Morning snow gives way to afternoon sun, sending fresh snowmelt into our rivers and into our mash tun. With a complex malt backbone dry hopped for notes of citrus and pine, it’s almost as surprising as the season itself.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JK (4833) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - APR 17, 2011
Firkin Fest 2011. Light red color. Not a lot going on. Mild hops in the aroma and flavor with a balance of malt, leading to a dry finish. Simple, but good at what it does.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
badgerben (4557) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - APR 15, 2011
Clear, dark copper color with a large head. Moderate citrus hop aroma with some light pine. Light biscuit and caramel malt flavor. Orange and piney hop flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwaggs2 (1297) - Jefferson City, Missouri, USA - APR 1, 2011
Bottle. Poured a beautiful dark orange color with an amazing three finger white hear that retained throughout the entire beer. Aroma was spruce with caramel, pine and floral undertones. Very malty taste, with hops, caramel, and some toast. Longer finish, medium body. Above average beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mhurley (5) - Colorado, USA - MAR 28, 2011 does not count
A wonderfully hoppy crisp red all with American hops that come through in the aroma and flavor. The color is red and vibrant. The flavor of the hops is nicely balanced with a malty caramel flavor. A very enjoyable beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
wnoble (1251) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 26, 2011
Nose is fresh caramel malts, huge cascade and dank American chinook like hops. Taste is overall dry with moderate to heavy bitterness which provides nice balance. Red color. imagine that. Very nice

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
partywithanM (103) - Kansas City, Kansas, USA - MAR 4, 2011
I am always excited to try a different beer from Odell. This was a surprising experience to say the least. I was amazed by the floral scents and the delightfully smooth texture. the finish was not too bad either. I’ll probably be picking this one up again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
squigs46 (55) - Kansas City, Missouri, USA - FEB 28, 2011
very good beer with a great color and fresh hop taste. very drinkable at 6.5%

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alexanderj (3377) - Branson, Missouri, USA - FEB 21, 2011
Bottle; pours a very red-auburn color with an off white head. Aroma of earth, fruit, caramel and a bit of herbs and alcohol. Flavor definitely had a pretty sizable amount of hops for the style. Earthy and fruity throughout. Solid caramel and red malt backbone. Flavor lingers. Solid stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ceegod (26) - USA - FEB 17, 2011
I often hear about how the cost of the better hops is prohibitive. This Odell Red Ale uses that kind of hops, I believe, for this seasonal ale because it stands well above the usual "good" ales and ESBs. Fantastic overall balance and complexity. A goodly level of hop effect without that "blasted by sheer bitterness," but instead a wonderfully powerful and delightful assault by pure assertive brewing genius.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
portableparty (2000) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - FEB 17, 2011
Bottle. Dark red copper pour with a soapy off white head that leaves a noticable lacing. Aroma has a metallic caramel malt scent. Taste is sweet caramel malt flavor up front and leaves a floral hop flavor that makes me think of tea. Palate is medium feel a has a sticky creamy dry finish. Pretty solid amber ale.

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 « 20 21 22  23  24 25 26 » 32

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50