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Brewed at their Portland location.The Extra Pale Ale has strong floral notes with a hoppy and flavorful aroma. Brewed with Cascade, Centennial, German Northern brewer, and experiential citrus hops. The XPA is a crowd favorite and with it marks our one year anniversary! IBUís 58

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
dwyerpg (4436) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 11, 2013
A light fresh hop aroma. This is basically a solid pale ale. Normal body with a super dry finish. Good stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1073) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Itís still a pale ale, but for the style, definitely one of the better ones. Very flavorful. Nicely balanced between malts and hops. Beautiful copper color pour. Not bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
joshwoodward (559) - - JUL 29, 2013
Had a sample in a flight at Blue Palms. Very nice, tasty, creamy mouthfeel, mild hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hopwine (246) - Bend, Oregon, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Dark golden, great clarity, slightly off-white , dense head. Citric hops and sweet grain on the nose. Flavor is typical deschutes British yeast esters, pine, resin, light citrus, biscuity malt, and a lightly bitter finish. Good stuff, probably prefer it to mirror though Iíd have to have them side by side to be sure.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerKurve (481) - - JUN 11, 2014
Hazy orange with some mild carbonation and a soapy head; No lacing. Aroma of yeasts, floral hops, orange peels and pale malts. Flavors of floral hops, citrus, yeasts and pale malts. Body is moderate in both weight and carbonation. Quite flavorful APA, I like it!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Angeloregon (2055) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 31, 2008
Pint from Deschutes BrewPub in Portland, OR--Poured an amber-copper body with a small fluffy whitish head. Bold hop-laden flowery, citrus, caramel sticky nose. Lots of grapefruity pininess. Crispy, chewy malt and hops balance. Highly hopped (50+ IBU) but subtly constructed. Great hoppy beer that non-hopheads could appreciate. I went to the bar hoping to try the Dissident sour ale, but this XPA was a proper substitute.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
trevor211 (1298) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUN 27, 2010
On tap at the Portland pub. Pours a cloudy orange, with a big head. Citrus hops, with maybe a bit of lime on the nose. It has a really great balance - this is a seriously tasty IPA. Itís on the high end of sessionable - I wouldnít want more than a few, but I could definitely keep drinking it for a while. Really nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Wombata (365) - Kobe, JAPAN - OCT 1, 2011
On Draft at P town brewpub 2009. Aroma: Sweaty sock, ruby grapefruit Palate: Smooth Flavor: Dried orange citrus & grapefruit, hop. Smooth finish, Less bitter than Amber Dawn. Cask Version. On Draft at P town brewpub 2009. Aroma: ripe orange, orange blossom. Palate: Soft and round Flavor: Initial: ripe apricot with bitter pits. Finishes smooth, soft, very round Comments: The finish is better than the regular draft, though overall I give this a similar score at 38.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
berrya785 (441) - Kansas, USA - APR 26, 2013
On tap from the Deschutes Woody wagon and served in a pint glass. Pours an orangish amber with a small off-white head and excellent lacing. Aroma is citrus and piney. Taste is citrus hops with some malt backbone.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrFecesious (903) - British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 20, 2013
On tap at alibi. Clear amber with an airy white cap and steady lacing. Aroma of pine, caramel, and biscuit. Taste is the same. Medium carbonation.

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