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Odell DeConstruction Golden Ale - Odell Brewing Company

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Odell DeConstruction Golden AleOdell DeConstruction Golden Ale

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BA SCORE
90
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243 Ratings
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Ratings: 243
Reviews: 92
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 96
Gots: 48 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Odell Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A Golden Ale created by blending the final recipe with its own barrel aged pilot beers fermented with wild yeasts. Each individual barrel contributes a unique flavor from the wood chosen and the cultures resident to achieve subtle complexities that develop(ed) over time. A beer which starts sweet, filling the mouth with fruit-like esters and a mild spiciness, changing to a tart and lingering flavor reminiscent of grapefruit living amidst an earthy, citrusy hop aroma. Define flavor for yourself in this constantly evolving liquid expression.

26 IBU

(Beer added by: mcallister on 08-04-2010)
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TheGordianKnot

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3.05/5  rDev -24.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Poured into NB globe. Thanks for sharing, John...

A- Has a deep orange color. It was poured methodically and slowly yet it s provided such a large head we had to spoon some out to make room in our glass. Foamy lacing on side of glass

S- You can easily smell the funky, fruity yeast. Berries, grapes, and flowery hops. The carbonation is noticeable in the aroma with a gassy tinge.

T/M- Damn, very carbonated. Too gassy. I get strong alcohol fusels, borderline hot, but not quite there. Again, grapes, this time some grapefruit and lemon flavors. Very funky, just full of brett flavors, but its more lighter brett and not so much barn or leather. Medium body, but incredibly lively, just bubbly as fuck!

O- Not bad. Interesting for sure. Would like the alcohol and carbonation to take a seat. Also, not worth the $18 tag some pay to acquire. Definitely a nice experiment and I always welcome paying for something like this; unfortunately I just wouldn't get a second.

Serving type: bottle

01-18-2012 00:29:37 | More by TheGordianKnot
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Odell DeConstruction Golden Ale from Odell Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 243 ratings.