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RATINGS: 333   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Five is a farmhouse pale ale that was born after enjoying a few small production European brews that use a heavy hand of hops. Ours blends several Mt. Angel grown varieties to create a deep and complex flavor with an underlying earthiness. Pale fruit aromas created during the fermentation brighten the profile and bring the beer balance.
Malts: organic pale,organic caramel
Unmalted: rolled barley
Hops: willamette, liberty, perle
Also: xanthohumol (bottles only)
5.5% abv


jtclockwork's rating

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (13101) - , New Jersey, USA - JAN 17, 2013
Bottle. Pours cloudy apricot gold with foamy white head. Nose and taste of sugared lemons, apricot, citrus, light biscuit malt, light spicy peppercorn and yeast. Medium body. Excellent beer.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (9220) - Hasselager, DENMARK - APR 12, 2016
Draught @ Cafe Albert, Aarhus. Pours golden with an offwhite head. Aroma of light malt, yeast, light spice, hay, fruit, citrus, orangepeel. Flavor is light sweet, malt, yeasty, spice, hay, fruity. Medium body, average to lively carbonation, dry and light bitter finish. 090416

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oldrtybastrd (4375) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 11, 2016
Pours a bright golden yellow with fizzy head. Aromas of tropical fruits and some citrus peel. Funky orange/lemon peel flavors with a nice woody funk.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
haukur (1588) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - FEB 22, 2016
clear golden with a firm head. Aroma is begian esters, zest, oranges. Mouthfeel somewhat slick, slightly tart with a dry finish. Nice one

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrewBrain (133) - Florida, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Bottle to tulip. Hazy straw golden. Foamy head. Highly carbonated. Aroma is funk, yeast, faint herb/Fruit. Vague fruit sweetness overwhelmed by mineral and hop flavors. Head is tannish, messy.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (6782) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - JAN 5, 2016
Nicely done saison. Light citrus and hay with some resin. Pours orange amber with good head and lacing. Light bitter finish with some tang. Tap at Drake Eatery.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dmac (5167) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JAN 3, 2016
750ml bottle from www, craftbeerkings.com. Poured a hazy honey brownish/deep gold body with a HUGE crystal white head. Aroma is fruity, tropical fruits, lime, tangerine, lemon, bubbke gum, sugar, Belgian yeast, dough. Flavor is slightly less sweet and a touch more grainy but overall nice. Mouthfeel is delicate with a light body and soft carbonation despite the huge head. The HUGE head is distracting simply because you get a mouthful of foam instead of liquid every time you try to take a sip. This is still a really nice beer but could have been great.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sjogro (1908) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2015
Borefts 2015, Day two. Tap. Lekker gruizig, amber smaakje, saison. Backlog from 2015/09/26.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (11469) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - DEC 20, 2015
Bottle shared at a tasting. Murky orange, large foamy off-white head, good retention. Aroma of pale malt, spice, leather, dry stone fruits, mild smoke. Fairly oxidized. The taste is pale malt, yeast, dry citrus. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
willisread (1896) - Tokyo, JAPAN - NOV 28, 2015
Tap at Watering Hole. Hazy gold with a fluffy white head. Light funky, barnyard notes on the nose with some light, grassy hops, pear, watercress and funky cheese. Medium body with slightly soft carbonation. Fruity and funky on the palate with a dry finish. Quite nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RLiddell (96) - Valrico, Florida, USA - NOV 22, 2015
Bomber brought back from Portland. Pours a hazy, dark straw color with a white pillowy head. Nose is light fruit, some citrus, sweetness. Taste is fairly complex with layers of light fruit, some light hop bitterness and finishes with a nice malt character. Very nice saison.


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