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English India Pale Ale (IPA)

Description:
First brewed in England and exported for the British troops in India during the late 1700s. To withstand the voyage, IPA's were basically tweaked Pale Ales that were, in comparison, much more malty, boasted a higher alcohol content and were well-hopped, as hops are a natural preservative. Historians believe that an IPA was then watered down for the troops, while officers and the elite would savor the beer at full strength. The English IPA has a lower alcohol due to taxation over the decades. The leaner the brew the less amount of malt there is and less need for a strong hop presence which would easily put the brew out of balance. Some brewers have tried to recreate the origianl IPA with strengths close to 8-9% abv.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-6.5%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Buffalo IPAFlying Bison Brewing Company6.403.3366-
Tui East India Pale AleTui Brewery4.002.8366-
MajesticPipeworks Brewing Company7.004.0265-
Long Weekend India Pale AleBig Bay Brewing Co.5.503.3365-
Greene King IPA Export StrengthGreene King / Morland Brewery5.003.2265-
Fiddler's Green India Pale AleFiddler's Green Brewing Company ? 3.4660-
Simple Malt IPABrasseurs Illimités6.403.5559-
10 Point India Pale AleLake of Bays Brewing Company6.003.5559-
Moa 5 Hop AleMoa Brewing Company6.203.6558-
Rhode Island IPATrinity Brewhouse7.003.7255-
Yippee IPAPicaroons Brewing Co.6.503.655-
Sin City IPASin City Brewing Co. ? 3.2253-
India Pale AleMicro-Brasserie L'Alchimiste5.503.3753-
Cambridge House Abijah Rowe IPAThe Cambridge House Brewpub6.903.9251-
Bombay Pale AleNørrebro Bryghus6.503.5650-
Mill Street I.P.A. (India Pale Ale)Mill Street Brew Pub6.103.2750-
Bengal Gold India Pale AleTriumph Brewing Company6.303.5246-
Brick Waterloo Traditional IPABrick Brewing Co.5.202.8446-
Double Rainbow IPAElk Creek Cafe & Aleworks7.503.845-
Hoppy Otter IPAOtter Brewery Ltd6.803.74594
Innis & Gunn India Pale AleInnis & Gunn7.703.4344-
Illusion Dweller IPAMountain Sun Pub & Brewery ? 3.6744-
Sleeping Giant IPAGage Roads Brewing Company5.403.5143-
Paddywhack IPANelson Brewing Company6.503.6142-
Heavy Machinery English IPAAustin Beerworks5.903.7942-
Homework Series # 3 - English-Style India Pale AleBallast Point Brewing Company6.503.7542-
Colorado IndicaCervejaria Colorado7.003.7742-
Wildcat India Pale AleOld Bust Head Brewing Co.6.203.0142-
Lac Du BayCentral Waters Brewing Co. ? 3.5742-
India Pale AleHaandBryggeriet6.503.6741-
The King's English IPAGreene King / Morland Brewery6.003.1941-
Hop't ScotThe Olde Burnside Brewing Company6.503.3240-
Bleddyn 1075The Celt Experience5.603.7540-
Ice Fog IPAYukon Brewing Company6.003.4340-
BrutalRogue Ales6.203.7140-
Cervesa Del Montseny + LupulusCompanyia Cervesera del Montseny5.403.140-
Mountain Goat India Pale AleMountain Goat Beer Pty Ltd6.203.314085
India Pale AleSchmohz Brewing Company6.202.7739-
IPASix Rivers Brewery7.203.0239-
True North India Pale AleMagnotta Brewery6.503.7138-
Citra Single HopBrouwerij De Molen4.803.7838-
FCA IPARailhouse Brewery7.503.5237-
Pig WarHopworks Urban Brewery8.003.5737-
Gahan House 1772 IPAThe Gahan House6.503.5836-
Bengal Gold India Pale AleTriumph Brewing Company ? 3.6536-
Morning Wood IPAKassik's Kenai Brew Stop6.403.6735-
Barrington India Pale AleBarrington Brewery & Restaurant ? 3.4835-
Beacon IPALighthouse Brewing Company5.403.635-
Daily Crisis IPARed Brick Station6.103.5635-
Woodruff IPADowntown Grill & Brewery ? 3.4634-
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