Odell Levity Amber Ale | Odell Brewing Company

395 Ratings
Odell Levity Amber AleOdell Levity Amber Ale

Brewed by:
Odell Brewing Company
Colorado, United States

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Todd on 01-24-2001

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4.13/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours a nice, dense, soapy head that leaves a wall of lacing. Sweet malt with almost a caramel aspect, then a touch of floral/citrus hops behind that. Hazy, straw-amber color. Starts with a very floral/citrus hoppiness. Flash of biscuity malt that lingers for a second, then back to wonderful, bright, floral hops. The finish has the lovely floral hops atop a touch of malt.

This is a really great brew; it's a great balance of malt and hoppiness. It swings a little bit more towards the hoppy, but the bitterness is kept in check. This is easily one of the most refined and balanced brews I ever had when I lived out West. This is probably one of my top 10 favorites.

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4.25/5  rDev +14.6%

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3.54/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Dark gold body; lots of finely bubbled carbonation; thick, sticky white head. Nice aroma combination, mixing slightly sweet grains with some fruity esters; ripe peach and apricot. Biscuit and fruit-like flavors; semi-sweet; good, soft, enveloping hop bitterness wrapping everything together. Medium body; crisp and dry.

An all-around, flavorful amber ale. Decent balance with the grains and hops. Further sips seem to bring out a more honey-like sweetness to the flavor and feel as opposed to my initial sense of esters. A solid beer...

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Odell Levity Amber Ale from Odell Brewing Company
3.71 out of 5 based on 395 ratings.
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