Prop Culture | Odell Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Odell Brewing Company
Colorado, United States
odellbrewing.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.10%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by ONovoMexicano on 03-08-2016

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#9,820
Reviews:
16
Ratings:
49
pDev:
8.04%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Ratings: 49 |  Reviews: 16
Photo of Buck89
4.18/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

On tap into a snifter. Clear golden color with a thick and long lasting white head. Tropical fruit and clove on the nose. The taste was close. Loads of fruit. Subtle funk and grass. Light bodied and crisp. Very nice.

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Photo of VashonGuy
3.46/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Odell is one of my favorite brewers, so I was surprised to find this beer pretty underwhelming.

The appearance is fine: golden, with a bit of a head. (Served on tap.) The smell is mild to the point of not being very noticeable at all. The taste is fruity and a bit sweet. There's mild yeast in there, and it's just slightly tart, but you have to look for the tartness.

Overall, it's a nice, pleasant beer, and I'd happily have another, but for an A plus brewer like Odell, that's faint praise.

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Photo of SHODriver
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Poured into a Duvel tulip to a hazy straw colored yellow and topped by a dense two finger white head which retains well and leaves decent lacing.
S: Smells of tropical fruits and light pale malts with a little bit of funk and a hint of some spicy yeast
T: Taste is tropical fruits with a nice blast of funky barnyard and hay along with some spicy yeast. Ever so slightly tart but not very. Swallow is more tropical fruits and spice with a little more funk and hay.
M: This beer is fairly light in body but it is not watery. Carbonation is effervescent and slightly prickly while the beer has a drying finish.
O: Overall this one is pretty good. Not the best but certainly not the worst. Good complexity and minimal faults. I think it could have been a little bolder in flavor but what it does have is very nice balance. Worth a try if you like your farmhouse ales funky.

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Photo of ADTaber
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerDawgs
4.21/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

L - Light yellow, cloudy with no clarity. 1 finger of head and some nice lacing left on top of the brew

S - Subtle barnyard funk. Pears, apples, and other fruit.

T - Belgian funk, candy sugar, bananas and dried fruit. Very smooth and tasty

F - Medium body and carbonation.

O - A very tasty farmhouse with a lot of fruit action.

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Photo of Wasatch
4.25/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

750ml
Caged/Corked

Pours a very nice yellowish color, pretty nice carbonation, with a pretty nice thick/creamy one-finger off-white head, which leaves some pretty nice sticky lacing behind. The nose is malty, yeasty, spicy. The taste is malty, yeasty, spicy. Medium body, AVE hidden pretty well. Overall, a tasty brew.

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Photo of Suds
3.99/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This is a very light, yellow-orange hazy brew. The head is fluffy and white. Lots of cloudiness and the aroma has a spritzy, fruity, funkiness, along with a mellow light malt note. The taste is a bit more sweet and malty than typical for the style. Light brett, a bit of yeast, and lots of complexity. After a few sips, there is some warming. Fuller in body than expected. Very good.

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Photo of Karibourgeois
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Weixiaobao
3.99/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: I really like the bacteria/bug vibe going on on the bottle. Wish there was a born on date. Pours bright gold with a decent-though-slightly-below-average-for-a-Saison head.
S: A bit musty. Kind of muted. Am getting some barnyard.
T: Dry as a bone. Getting decent brett-y undertones. Not much juiciness on this very dry brew. Was hoping for a bit more complexity.
F: Light, but also hearty.
O: Always a fan of trying new brett and funked out beers. This isn't a standout for the style, but is a fun brew.

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Photo of YalovaIA
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Hellpop65
3.48/5  rDev -12.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Sammy
3.9/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of a77cj7
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of stephens101
4.33/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This redolent reddish-orange pours with two-fingers of sustained white froth. Brett, pineapple, white grape and green apple float nicely to the nose. Tastes of brett and more light fruits with a hint of sugar in the finish. Light to medium soft and dry as can be. There's some fruit peel in the aftertaste.

This might not be extreme enough for some, but it's about as well-balanced and flavorful as it gets in my book.

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Photo of eawolff99
3.79/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Wonderweasel
4.35/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Taybeh
3.76/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

From a bomber purchased in Grand Marais into a shaker, while gazing out at Lake Superior. Pours a massive puffy eggshell head on top of a dark hazy pineapple gold. Nose is dank wet hay, overripe mango, lemon, and modest levels of Brett without being too funky. Pungent, but I don't get discernible layers. Some filling flat breadiness in the middle, some pepper, and some floral Bretty notes toward the end. A little sweet and funky on the finish. Lively mouthful but not crisp. Modest body. Stepping back, it seems like a promising beer, and Odell almost means guaranteed quality. But somehow, this one doesn't really grab me...still well crafted and I'm glad I tried it. It is on the pricey side.

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Photo of jngrizzaffi
4.41/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a cloudy golden color with a thick foamy head. Head retention and lacing are both good. Has a Belgium yeast aroma. More of a saison. Slightly grassy. Maybe apples? Good Belgian farmhouse taste. Very smooth aftertaste. Almost syrupy. Apple, pear?? Either way; very, very good.

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Photo of emerge077
3.83/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Pro_Magnon
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kkarimi
3.58/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of russpowell
4.16/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours a hazed & effervescent bronze with a finger of ivory head. Average head retention & lacing

S: Sourness, grassiness, pears

T: Follows the nose, pears, figs, & apricot up front, some brett & grapefruit as well. Grassyness, grapefruit & brett funk as this warms, pear as well. Finishes with citrus, funk & a little dryness & some crispness

MF: Medium body, lively carbonation

Drinks fairly easy, plenty of funk & citrus

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Photo of Texasfan549
3.69/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tshute
3.94/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Tone
3.56/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a hazy, gold color. 1/4 inch head of a white color. Good retention and good lacing. Smells of strong citrus, yeast, slight sweet malt, hint of pale malt, and a hint of alcohol. Fits the style of a Saison / Farmhouse Ale. Mouth feel is sharp and clean, with an average carbonation level. Tastes of strong citrus (papaya/pineapple?), yeast, slight sweet malt, hint of pale malt, and a hint of alcohol. Overall, decent appearance, dominated by citrus in aroma and body, and a decent feel.

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Prop Culture from Odell Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.98 out of 5 with 49 ratings