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Five Points Brewing Co. XPA

The Experience

Drink When...
Learning the Xylophone
Listen To...
The XX – Night Time
Think About...
Why is X a Kiss?
Drink With...
Jambalaya

The Oddbins Take

We're not supposed to have favourites, bi-partisan as we are but we must confess, X is definitely our favourite letter in the alphabet! We know, we know, we should show love to all the letters we represent but X is just so cool, can you think of a word beginning with X that isn't excellent? Xylophone – way better than a glockenspiel! Xenon – The noblest of noble gases! Xenophobe – O… So, there's one bad word beginning with X, that's still a pretty good return.

It is also the first letter of one of our favourite beers; XPA by Five points Brewery is a light and tropical extra pale ale with assertive hoppy bitterness, aromas of mango and passionfruit, and at 4% ABV its is extra drinkable too!
(Audible versions of this tasting note ended in a Xylophone solo.)

About The Brewery

The Five Points Brewing Company is an independent brewery based in Hackney, London, brewing with a commitment to quality and the community since 2013.

Championing flavour, provenance, consistency and quality, their range of award-winning beers are unfiltered and unpasteurised for a better flavour and aroma. Five Point beers are inspired by the founders’ passion for both the British real ale tradition and the best of the international craft beer movement. Their flagship beers are complemented by regular limited and small batch releases including a barrel-aged project.

The Five Points Brewing Company are committed to the local and wider community – they were the first brewery in the UK to be an accredited Living Wage Employer and are proud to pay the London Living Wage. All their electricity is sourced from 100% renewable sources. They helped to establish an apprenticeship scheme for training brewers and they work to support local charitable, arts and community projects.

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Suitable For Vegans
Suitable For Vegans
Beer Style
Extra Pale Ale
Hops:Citra, Galaxy
Nose:Citrus, Fruity, Malty
Palate:Dry Hop, Juicy Malts, Tropical
Finish:Bitter, Mouth-Watering, Refreshing, Sweet
Malts
Golden Naked Oats, Marris Otter Pale, Wheat

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