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Care for some hops with your hops? Before we ferment our 5 Barrel Pale Ale, we strain it through a bed of 'em. Then while it ages, we add even more. We like how this gives the beer a fresh, lively finish. We like hops.

As we go about refining the recipe for each new beer, we brew up just five barrels at a time. That's exactly how we arrived at this pale ale -- so that's what we named it. Plus, it sounded a lot nicer than Giant Vat Pale Ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kidmartinek (3741) - austin, Texas, USA - JUN 10, 2014
I guess one of the 10 half barrel kegs made it down to Austin. Smells like weed. Rich amber color. White head lo ses its lace and head one the way down. Flavors of bitterness, and flowers. Extra fizzy body its all that remains.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
zacgillbanks (3085) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 1, 2014
Bottles from Beers of Europe and Coppers, Newcastle. A hazy amber ale with a chewy orange marmalade flavour, slight burnt toffee notes and a silky smooth slight bitter finish. Superb!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brewskilover85 (17) - Greeley, Colorado, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Typical Odell ale. Great color has a nice smell but the taste is where its at. Great beer that keeps you wanting more.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (4348) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2014
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; light clear copper pour with big fluffy magnolia head, tangerine and caramel aroma, taste has light pine with grapefruit a hint of sweet caramel, a hint of orange bitter finish very pleasant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (7533) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 23, 2014
Draft - Nitro - Piney, grapefruit with an earthy finish. Clear gold with a great white head. Light earthy hops and an almost light sourness with the bitterness. If only tastes as good as it looked.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
freeofthoughts (682) - Raytown, Missouri, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Pours a nice dark gold, hint of copper with some off white fizz. The aroma is pale cereal grains with a moderate hop character. The flavor is nice and smooth grains, smooth cereal and light biscuit with some light citrus and earthy floral hops along with a little fruity peach like flavor, all moderate throughout the beer. Pretty easy going and would bee a great session beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
nickel (610) - - MAY 11, 2014
Impressively hoppy pale ale. Beautiful copper color. White medium head. Recommend to try this one

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
craftbeerdesign (2243) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 9, 2014
bottle. orange pour with a bit of sediment and a small white head. biscuit aroma with light citrus hop notes. med body, deep citrus tones throughout with nice supporting sweetness from the caramel malt and biscuit notes from the Munich malt. dry and sweet finish with lingering hop flavors.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rumproasts (4005) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 4, 2014
tap. amber with small head. medium malt body with some caramel and citrus. substantial hops. i dig it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
homebrewgeek (35) - Frederick, USA - MAR 20, 2014
Nice golden Amber color,very good head and nice pale ale aroma,a very good basic pale ale,will drink this one again

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