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Odell Levity Amber Ale - Odell Brewing Company

Odell Levity Amber AleOdell Levity Amber Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

292 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 292
Reviews: 133
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 12.2%


Brewed by:
Odell Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 01-24-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 292 | Reviews: 133 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by Rbald42:
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Rbald42

Montana

3.3/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- Very pretty amber color with 1/2 finger head. No lacing present
S- A bit muted. Smells of cereal grain, hints of piney hops, and sweet backbone
T- Just average, came off a bit dry, some biscuity flavor, light hops with a bit of bitterness on the end
M- has a decent mouthfeel, somewhat creamy, I was surprised at how quickly it went down.
D- Its a good average beer, I could have a few of these, but I'd reach for something else if given an alternative.

Serving type: bottle

01-05-2010 04:24:39 | More by Rbald42
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DeanMoriarty

California

4/5  rDev +6.1%

04-14-2014 17:42:56 | More by DeanMoriarty
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GRG1313

California

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

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JaredinOmaha

Nebraska

3.15/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

I'm really amazed at the glowing reviews here. I'm not saying this is a "bad" beer. It's a pretty decent beer. It's just... OK. Very drinkable for anyone starting to drink a better domestic beer. Price wise, it should be $7 a six pack. It's light, crisp, and sharp. BUT, for all the good press, it's just an average craft beer. I will drink it if t's on sale. It's nice and neutral, but it really has no wow factor, or fun factor. The pour is good, the taste is good, bit I regress, there's a ton of better beers out there for the price! I wish they would promote this in twelve packs as an American Ale. It would destroy all the domestic beers, and make people take notice. All in all, this is a beer that SHOULD be expected. No risk, no reward, but decent in all regards. I love Odell's Levity and IPA. Now that I think/write about it, this may be , THE best intro brewery in the nation. Their beers aren't the best example, of what you should expect out of a craft beer, without being too adventurous. Don't get me wrong. I love the Odell Brewery, and I gladly support everything they do, but once you get in to deep, there is many more mountains with better peaks!
Thanks Odell. You should be America's Brewery, NOT Budweiser or Miller:)
Much respect.

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2014 20:41:04 | More by JaredinOmaha
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Colorado

4/5  rDev +6.1%

04-06-2014 00:30:46 | More by afsdan
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Kansas

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Arizona

3.25/5  rDev -13.8%

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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

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New York

4.25/5  rDev +12.7%

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Wisconsin

3/5  rDev -20.4%

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Nebraska

4.25/5  rDev +12.7%

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New Mexico

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

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Illinois

3.6/5  rDev -4.5%
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A - hazy amber body, fluffy ivory head slowly fades to a foam.
S - earthy, fruity, spicy, caramely, bready
T - toasty grain, caramel, earthy, spicy, fruity
M - light-to-medium bodied, pleasant carbonation, finishes very well balanced
O - nice lighter amber ale with some excellent complexity

Serving type: bottle

12-10-2013 03:59:37 | More by barnzy78
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Missouri

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Oklahoma

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Odell Levity Amber Ale from Odell Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 292 ratings.