- Style: American India Pale Ale
- Volume: 5 gallons
- Brew Date: April 23rd, 2010
- Bottle Date: May 7th, 2010
- Recipe: http://hopville.com/recipe/310829/american-ipa-recipes/xtra-pale-ale
The XPA is my response the Black IPA style that is very popular in the Portland microbreweries right now. It has lighter malts than a standard IPA yet still retains the same amount of hops. Crisp, light in the mouth, finishes very hoppy and fresh. Great for a hot summer day.