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Runoff Red IPA - Odell Brewing Company

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Runoff Red IPARunoff Red IPA

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

498 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 498
Reviews: 177
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 9.85%
Wants: 56
Gots: 30 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Odell Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: SuperWhite92 on 01-30-2009)
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

ouits, Mar 11, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

ChopsMeister, Mar 10, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

JSchock7, Mar 09, 2013
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4.06/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

From a 355 ml bottle (best before May 29, 2013) into a globe glass.

A-This brew pours with two fingers of tan foam. The head has decent staying power and leaves some lacing on the glass. The brew is mostly clear and garnet/ruby hued with brown highlights.

S-This brew smells great. It is quite spicy with a fair dose of mint and pine-scented hops. I detect a little whiff of caramel-scented malts to balance things out.

T-The taste is not as intense as the smell. There is still a spicy, herbal, pine hop component that dominates, but the malts move up in strength and sort of mute the spiciness. A nicely balanced brew with a spicy finish.

M-The feel is a little watery and light for me. I could have used a bit more heft.

O-This is a well-done red ale with good looks and good drinkability. The smell especially hits all the right notes with lots of spice and herb character, but there is enough malt here to distinguish this from an IPA. I would definitely drink this again.

spoony, Mar 08, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Number3red, Mar 06, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

nzerbe, Mar 05, 2013
Photo of beergoot
4.46/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

The beer comes out a rich red color with a thick, creamy light tan head; plenty of stickiness and lacing on the glass. Strong pine and spruce hop aromas emanate from the beer with a good biscuit and caramel malt presence in the background. The taste is rich and malty (caramel predominantly) with a prominent hop bitterness blending nicely with everything. The feel is almost medium in body with a fairly clean, smooth finsih.

Odell's makes some fine hoppy beers, and their Red is no exception. Rich and flavorful with good balance and complexity makes this a beer to look forward to year after year.

beergoot, Feb 28, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

LambicPentameter, Feb 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

freduardo, Feb 21, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

oldvines, Feb 16, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

BarryBaker2013, Feb 13, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

rorjets, Feb 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

panther_5115, Feb 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

DarthGuitarHero, Feb 06, 2013
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3.94/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This poured out as a beautiful clear red color with a cream colored head on top. The lacing is good as well as the retention. The smell of the beer has a really nice hoppy pine aroma coming off of it with a slight sweet toasted aroma in there too,. The taste of the beer is moderately sweet up front with a very nice bitter finish. The mouthfeel is sharp but remains highly drinkable. Good carbonation and body. Overall it's a very good brew. Really enjoy this one.

Knapp85, Feb 03, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

UnoMasBelgian, Feb 03, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

jmccullough108, Feb 03, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

fivetime, Feb 02, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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, Jan 29, 2013
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4.28/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4.5

A cloudy, copper colour with an eggshell head. The beer smells citrus-hoppy and sweet, with a slight malt scent. The beer tastes like citrus and hops right away, almost like a grapefruit flavour. It finishes clean, with a slight sweetness to it.

Would I buy it again? Definitely!

NilocRellim, Jan 26, 2013
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4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from the bottle into a stemless wine glass.

A real nice orange amber body, hints of red on the edges, and slow rising carbonation goes up. Head is a clumpy off tan, that has major retention and hang on everything. A real aggresive and impressive looking brew.

Nose brings a bounty of ripping malts and hops. Ripping grain action, with a hint of light toast. The hops have a little bit of earth quality, but get a bit herbal, making the malt even sweeter almost caramel dominant. Either way it's impressive.

Palate turns it down a bit though from everything anticipated. Light malts with some good doughy like density, ripping grain is turned down a bit, without the big husky quality. Hop angle seems a little lost, but brings some lingering sweetness of tea and herbs on the finish.

Overall though it's still an enjoyable brew from these guys and I can see myself drinking a lot of this very casually.

smakawhat, Jan 26, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

jonbeer89, Jan 24, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

MN_Beerticker, Jan 24, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

yokken, Jan 24, 2013
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4.03/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

a - poured a one finger thick creamy, tan head into a snifter that left a thin ring of lace throughout. the body was a bright reddish, almost copper color.
s - nice caramel aroma with some fruity hops too.
t - spicy and fruity with a nice caramel backbone.
m - creamy and coating mouthfeel.
o - terrific red, well balanced.

GPHarris, Jan 23, 2013
Runoff Red IPA from Odell Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 498 ratings.