Brewed by Otley Brewing Company
Style: American Pale Ale
Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales


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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.45/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Bottle & cask; Status uncertain.
Labelled as "Otley Hop Angeles" in bottle and as "Otley O5 Hop Angeles" on draught.
Note: This is not the same beer as the Otley O5 that was available a few years ago.

maeib's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, - MAY 9, 2013
Cask conditioned handpump Cask & Kitchen London 03/05/13. A dark gold coloured beer with a white bubbly head. Plenty of hops in this. Citrus in nose. Juicy tropical fruitsd. Sharper and more bitter in the mouth. Quite rasping. Pretty decent highly hopped beer this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
imdownthepub (12910) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2016
Cask conditioned at Stratford upon Avon Beer Festival ’16. Clouded amber with white head. This proved to be quite a rich, hoppy, fruity beer. Tropical fruit, pineapple type notes lead the way with some mango hints, there is a reasonable bitterness alongside this. My beer of this festival.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Smithld1 (180) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2016
Cask pelt trader. Perfectly pleasant apa. A bit dull perhaps but extremely serviceable

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Terminus (3544) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - MAY 16, 2016
Cask at Guilford arms in Edinburgh Pours bright red hue with a small soapy eggshell head and sparse lacing. Nose is earthy dry and slightly leafy tea like qualities. Leafy herbal hops flavors. Palate is full but low carbonation. Not much going on here.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuu666 (9989) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 15, 2016
Cask at the Guildford arms. Pours clear amber, nose is sweet toffee, pine, citrus, taste is similar, sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hohops (749) - Kent, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2016
Pours a clear, ruby red, with pretty much no head. Aroma is malty with hints of raisiny fruit. More fruit in the taste, underpinned by caramel malt. Quite good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (43243) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 28, 2016

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2015, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Otley Hop Angeles ].
Clear medium to dark orange amber color with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, nutty, caramel, moderate hoppy, orange - citrus, riped orange, wood, light grass. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, woody hops, warm fruity hops, caramel. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20150812]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (5036) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2015
On cask at the Cumberland Bar. Appearance - amber with a decent head. Nose - a combination of citrus, biscuits and red fruit. Taste - strawberries and biscuits. Palate - light to medium bodied and a fairly decent finish though a touch sweet. Overall - nice if a bit sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (17301) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2015
At Great British Beer Festival 2015, Day 2. Clear copper/amber beer with a small offwhite head. Malty riasted aroma, caramel, hay, grapes, some toffee. Fruity hop flavor, grapes, vinous, citrus notes, some hay.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (18038) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2015
Cask at GBBF 2015, day 5 - London. Pours copper gold with a frothy, off-white head. Good resinous hop aroma, some ripe orange, pine, bread. Light-medium sweet flavor with some oily pine, toasted grains, berries, more ripe citrus. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation; good condition. Resinous finish, with lightly toasted grains, oily pine, ripening citrus and berries. Nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (39962) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 12, 2015
From cask. Pours dark orange to amber with a small off white head. Aroma is smooth hops frui and light toasted malt. Bitter, smooth fruity and toasted malty. Dry and crisp hoppy. Bitter and toasted into the finish.

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