Dismiss Notice
Subscribe to BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99! (Limited time offer, US delivery only)

Otter Creek Winter Red Ale | Otter Creek Brewing

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
Otter Creek Winter Red AleOtter Creek Winter Red Ale
BA SCORE
3.55/5
Good
132 Ratings
Otter Creek Winter Red AleOtter Creek Winter Red Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Otter Creek Brewing
Vermont, United States
ottercreekbrewing.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
45 IBU

Added by PBoegel on 11-08-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
39
Ratings:
132
pDev:
12.39%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
5
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 132 |  Reviews: 39
Photo of drt72
2.75/5  rDev -22.5%

Photo of loupap
4/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of Peyton5410
4/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of VALIS666
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of wayngrove
3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of jtyson
2.75/5  rDev -22.5%

Photo of avisong
3/5  rDev -15.5%

Photo of totgolfer
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of rorjets
4/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of JohnK17
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of buffcityx
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of JackK
2.75/5  rDev -22.5%

Photo of Barleycorn
3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of Bruso413
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of agreenman19
4.25/5  rDev +19.7%

Photo of Proclarush
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of facundoCNB
3.83/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

a deep clean amber in color, 2 fingers of foamy head stayed throughout the pour causing great amounts of lacing. smells of bitter herbal hops, grass, caramel. the flavor is really nice on this one.. starts off with a slight spicy grassy/herbal bitterness, followed by a delicious sweet malt backbone and finishes off with a bready yeast flavor. medium body, moderate carbonation, creamy on the lips.

an excellent amber ale. nicely balanced with the grassy hops. glad i got this one.

 483 characters

Photo of soupieman
2.5/5  rDev -29.6%

Photo of OWSLEY069
2.88/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Pours a clean reddish to orange-ish color, with an off white head. In the aroma, a sweet malt, with notes of caramel. In the taste, sweet caramel malt and some lingering cinnamon. A small spice bite and a medium to lighter bodied mouthfeel, with a mellow, dry cinnamon in the aftertaste. Not bad, just boring and eh!

 316 characters

Photo of KatyC
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of Beermaine
3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of oriolesfan4
3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of jjd315
4.25/5  rDev +19.7%

Photo of Burns9812
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of bigred89
3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Otter Creek Winter Red Ale from Otter Creek Brewing
Beer rating: 3.55 out of 5 with 132 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.