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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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Style Examples - 501 to 550 (out of 906) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Edwin Tucker's East India Pale AleTeignworthy Brewery6.504.153-
Engelsk IPAEskilstuna Ölkultur6.003.533-
Tesco Finest India Pale AleWilliams Brothers Brewing Company5.004.123-
Kohinoor DiamondWindsor & Eton Brewery5.003.873-
De Bora Poderosa IPACervejaria Bodebrown Ltda.6.703.53-
His Majesty 2011Yeastie Boys7.003.493-
IPA 7Deans Brothers Brewing Co.7.003.923-
Gupta's GleefulDrop-In Brewing Company6.603.23-
Cambridge House Granby-on-TrentThe Cambridge House Brewpub5.904.023-
Oiginal Calcutta Pale Ale.Robert Cain & Company Limited2.803.183-
Southport Wepawaug IPASBC Restaurant & Brewery - Milford ? 3.583-
Imperial Pale Ale (IPA)Milestone Brewing Company4.803.533-
Kiln 'Em AllUpright Brewing Company6.004.093-
Trinity IPAIntuition Ale Works5.903.263-
HopStravaganzaAshton Brewing Company5.003.23-
Two Heads IPAVan Dieman Brewing6.703.433-
Matt's English IPACocoa Beach Brewing Company8.103.243-
Hop DogSunny Republic Brewing Company5.503.163-
American PrideMaxim Brewery5.203.273-
Grythyttans 117 India Pale AleGrythyttans Brygghus5.802.423-
DryHop / Uncommon Ground Santo Meets ZeppelinDryHop Brewers6.303.923-
Brew House Oak-Aged Imperial Black India Pale AleGenesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.9.404.493-
WallaceMaclay Inns Ltd. ? 3.243-
The AccompliceRooster's Brewing Company Ltd.5.703.642-
Dragon's BackThe Hong Kong S.A.R. Brewing Co.5.202.642-
IPALa Gueule de Bois6.003.142-
Titanic Nine Tenths BelowTitanic Brewery5.903.722-
Big Day IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.982-
Hoppe IPASuomenlinnan Panimo Sveaborgs Bryggeri6.002.612-
Titanic AnchorTitanic Brewery4.104.132-
Boscos English-style India Pale AleBoscos Restaurant & Brewing Co. ? 4.152-
Wispa IPAWharfebank Brewery5.103.282-
10 Pound SledgeThe Workshop Brewing Company5.503.52-
Las Llaves De San PedroCerveza Artesanal Las Llaves de San Pedro5.002.942-
Isle Pale AleAxholme Brewing Company4.102.82-
Hell PatrolTRVE Brewing Co.8.003.342-
Amber IPAClockwork Beer Co, The3.803.612-
Handwerk&Union5.503.522-
English IPAOggi's Pizza & Brewing Co. ? 2.772-
Black GeldWharfebank Brewery4.503.142-
The New InternationAleNärke Kulturbryggeri AB5.403.712-
3XT Brewing Co.4.203.752-
S:t Eriks & Thornbridge English IPAS:t Eriks Bryggeri7.403.382-
Brass Hat IPAFlix Brewhouse7.403.62-
Hey There PilgrimBrewery Ferment ? 2.132-
Troll I.P.A.Birrificio Troll6.003.722-
Grain India Pale AleGrain Brewery6.503.742-
Blue TopOld Dairy Brewery4.803.732-
Marston's / Zeunerts India Pale AleMarston's PLC5.503.322-
Fat Cat IPAFat Cat Brewing Company6.403.362-
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