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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

484 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 484
Reviews: 177
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 9.83%
Wants: 49
Gots: 23 | 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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FINLANDski_1619

Wyoming

3.5/5  rDev -14%

09-30-2013 07:03:52 | More by FINLANDski_1619
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gregshead

California

4.6/5  rDev +13%

Tasted on 3/4/11. Reviewed from notes:

A: Copper red color with a half finger of head

S: sweet caramel w/ some hops in the background

T: Lots of tasty caramel malt sweetness but definitely hopepd a little more than your typical red ale. Can't quite pick out what hops they are.

M: Good carbonation gives this beer a nice thinner feel

O: Even as it warms this 6.5% isn't noticable. The extra hops help to put this beer into the elite category of Red Ales. Wonderful lighter style beer.

04-10-2011 06:20:40 | More by gregshead
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MADhombrewer

Oregon

4/5  rDev -1.7%

12oz bottle poured into a pint glass. Looks like the "best by" date is 7/ 7 /11.

Appearance- Clear crimson with a nice, tight head. Lacing is standard to good. 4/5

Smell- Fruity hop character with a beefy caramel malt backbone. 4/5

Taste- Bitterness is first and foremost. All the way through the sip. This is the first beer (I think) that I can taste a bready character. After the sip it leaves a sweet stickiness on your lips. 4/5

Mouthfeel- It gets a little thicker as it warms, but otherwise it is a medium bodied beer. 4/5

Overall- Odell does good stuff. This is yet, another solid beer from them. 4/5

05-20-2011 17:06:49 | More by MADhombrewer
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phishsihq

Colorado

3.65/5  rDev -10.3%

This January to April seasonal brew pours a rich, ruby red with a creamy white head, and about one inch of frothy foam. A surprising IPA like aroma is created with piney and fruity notes, as well as a little biscuity malt hints. A lot of the nose is noticeable on the pallet, with biscuity and toasty malt sweetness giving way to quite a wallop of citrusy (grapefruit and orange) and piney hop bitterness. A medium-light amount of carbonation is augmented by a medium body that finishes a little spicy and sticky finish. For our money, Odell's is executing the beauty of the hop better then anyone else in Fort Collins.

02-19-2012 22:59:57 | More by phishsihq
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tbone64

Minnesota

2/5  rDev -50.9%

06-05-2014 23:28:48 | More by tbone64
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bonsreeb85

Colorado

4.13/5  rDev +1.5%

Purchased this one just out of curiousity, I had not heard or seen anything about it.

A - deep ruby red, almost brown w/ a decent sized tan head, w/ plenty of lacing to keep tack of my sips/gulps on the way down.

S - citrus and floral hops primarily, with some caramel malt in the backround

T - besides delic-ious-o you ask?? aggressive hop bitterness gives just a little to make way for a malty middle featuring some nice toffee and caramel notes, giveing it an almost nutty flavor. and closes w/ a nice hop bitterness.

MF - full, low carbonation, makes it a bit heavy

D - the flavor makes it a joy to drink, only thing is the abv, is a bit too high for this to be a sessionable beer, but i could definately kick back quite a few

this is a full bodied, aggresively hopped up American amber, full of flavor and bitterness w/ enough malt to give it some balance. this beer reminds me of an esb w/ more of a kick

i previously didn't care too much for ambers, i now see them in a new light and highly recommend this beer to both red fans, and hop-heads alike

05-24-2009 18:54:15 | More by bonsreeb85
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lwillitz

Florida

4.03/5  rDev -1%

12-oz bottle into Samuel Smith "Tulip" pint glass

A - 3 fingers of thick khaki head over an attractive cloudy, semi-transparent, dark red-orange body; great lace on the glass

S - delightfully hoppy; grapefruit, grass, bubblegum

T - same grassy, citrus hops from the nose dominate the flavor; a decent amount of sweetness and toasty malt is also present for an excellent balance

M - medium body with medium carbonation

O - This brew is very drinkable and is an excellent ale for any hop lover.

05-19-2011 01:36:04 | More by lwillitz
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mnphish

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.7%

03-15-2013 23:42:20 | More by mnphish
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AllHailBeercules

Missouri

4/5  rDev -1.7%

09-02-2012 02:19:32 | More by AllHailBeercules
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p-wagz

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

05-16-2014 21:48:43 | More by p-wagz
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Foyle

Wyoming

3.5/5  rDev -14%

Poured from 12 oz bottle into nonic glass
Appearance: pours a thick, sudsy off white head. Head recedes slowly with moderate lacing. Color is amber with a slight reddish hue. Mild streaming carbonation.
Aroma: citrus hops dominate the nose with bread dough some toffee in the background. Mouthfeel: light and frothy mouthfeel, slightly sticky, with a dry finish.
Flavor: initial sweet flavors of bread dough and caramel give way to citrus and pine hops and hop oil through the middle and finish.
Overall: another fine offering from Odell’s.

04-27-2014 18:52:54 | More by Foyle
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HoldenDurden

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

01-08-2013 14:08:54 | More by HoldenDurden
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dozier77

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

01-14-2014 23:43:45 | More by dozier77
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siddhartha

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

04-06-2013 01:34:11 | More by siddhartha
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Bighorn

Minnesota

2/5  rDev -50.9%

06-18-2012 23:48:46 | More by Bighorn
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mikerieder

South Dakota

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

10-08-2013 02:47:50 | More by mikerieder
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Tertullian007

Missouri

4/5  rDev -1.7%

06-09-2013 23:41:47 | More by Tertullian007
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RTrain12

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

03-26-2014 18:44:00 | More by RTrain12
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justinlaz

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -14%

06-05-2012 06:16:36 | More by justinlaz
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rsdaugherty

Colorado

4/5  rDev -1.7%

Bottle into pint glass
A - Clear, deep amber with touches of brown/red/burgundy, 1 finger cream head with moderate dissipation 4
S - Piney hop scent made it to my nose before I sniffed, and it shows malt background as well. Soft florals, my mind is wandering to a Ricola scent. 4
T - Malt forward with slight vanilla, moderately bitter finish, a bit of caramel on the finish/after, not the hop bitterness I expected from the scent, nicely balanced 4
M - somewhat musty to me but not in a bad way, fairly bold presence that does not ever get chewy, great carbonation from first sip to last 4
D - For what I consider a pretty bold beer the drinkability is not compromised 4
I like this beer and think it would be well received even in a large group situation. A little something for everyone. Red Ale is an all around solid selection.

02-27-2011 05:18:59 | More by rsdaugherty
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sevopie

Colorado

4.53/5  rDev +11.3%

Appearance - Maple-ruby in color with a tan head.

Smell - Sugary citrus hops, slightly smoke.

Taste - Very nutty flavor with a subtle kick of hops. The malt still tastes a bit sour, but it detracts very little from the overall.

Mouthfeel - Medium in body with a somewhat high level of carbonation.

Drinkability - They did it again. I hate ambers/reds... but Odell's has now made a second one that I like a lot. The nutty character is what seals it, but this beer is mostly balanced, with a slight edge towards the hops. I am loving it, and I will be buying this again. And again.

04-02-2009 05:06:32 | More by sevopie
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Ish1

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

01-27-2012 03:49:37 | More by Ish1
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sjanowiak

Washington

4/5  rDev -1.7%

01-06-2013 22:35:23 | More by sjanowiak
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Rasmon

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.7%

10-17-2013 14:20:59 | More by Rasmon
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bikesnbeerFtc

Colorado

4/5  rDev -1.7%

03-08-2014 01:56:29 | More by bikesnbeerFtc
Runoff Red IPA from Odell Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 484 ratings.