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English Strong Ale

Bigger than a Pale Ale yet smaller than a Barleywine the English Strong Ale is a rich and complex beer. Many are unfiltered and bottle conditioned. The color tends to land somewhere between amber and reddish copper. They usually have a bold fruity, estery and malty mix. Hops can vary from mild bitterness to a full blown hop character with a bold hop flavor and aroma. The alcohol can be quite noticeable, a hint of solvent is possible.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 5.5-7.5%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Immort AleDogfish Head Brewery11.003.822,27889
Kentucky Bourbon Barrel AleAlltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co.8.193.671,86385
Fuller's 1845Fuller Smith & Turner PLC6.304.1194193
Samuel Smith's Yorkshire StingoSamuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)9.004.169490
Thomas Jefferson's Tavern AleYards Brewing Co.8.003.76632-
UBU AleLake Placid Craft Brewing Company7.003.6857475
Geary's Hampshire Special AleD.L. Geary Brewing Company7.003.9552098
Allies Win The War!21st Amendment Brewery8.503.850883
Collaboration No. 3 - StingoBoulevard Brewing Co.8.503.85410-
Mountain AleThe Shed Brewery7.403.71343-
Coopers Extra Strong Vintage AleCoopers Brewery Limited7.503.6433587
King GoblinWychwood Brewery Company Ltd6.603.76315-
Hen's ToothGreene King / Morland Brewery6.503.4331173
Insanely Bad ElfRidgeway Brewing11.203.38257-
Adnams Broadside Strong OriginalAdnams plc, Sole Bay Brewery6.303.9118386
Seriously Bad ElfRidgeway Brewing9.003.38177-
Nimbus Old MonkeyshineNimbus Brewing Company8.203.81162-
Mayflower Thanksgiving AleMayflower Brewing Company8.003.87161-
Innis & Gunn Spiced Rum FinishInnis & Gunn6.903.75160-
Innis & Gunn Canadian Cherrywood FinishInnis & Gunn8.303.84146-
Manchester Star AleJ.W. Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd7.303.9814190
Old TomFrederic Robinson Limited8.503.74139-
Pride Of Milford Special AleCooperstown Brewing Company7.703.72139-
Wizard's Winter AleMiddle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.6.303.5212670
Figgy PuddingBlock 15 Brewery & Restaurant11.003.94122-
Twelve DaysHook Norton Brewery Co. Ltd.5.503.81119-
Reindeer's RevoltRidgeway Brewing6.003.4110-
Schlafly Bourbon Barrel AleThe Schlafly Tap Room ? 3.8399-
BraciaThornbridge Brewery10.004.2196-
Extra Special Oak (ESO)Element Brewing Company7.753.779494
An Brain BlástaThe Porterhouse Brewing Company7.003.592-
Slumbrew Yankee SwapSomerville Brewing Company (Slumbrew)12.004.0892-
TripleW.H. Brakspear & Sons plc7.203.8385-
Innis & Gunn Oloroso CaskInnis & Gunn7.403.5583-
Rhinelander Mystical Jack Traditional AleMinhas Craft Brewery7.003.0575-
Morocco AleDaleside Brewery5.503.6566-
Monkey Wrench Strong AleDaleside Brewery5.303.8665-
NJ350Flying Fish Brewing Company7.503.7359-
Ginger Tom (Old Tom With Ginger)Frederic Robinson Limited6.003.4655-
Green's DiscoveryGreen's Gluten Free Beers6.002.395275
Otro Mundo Strong Red AleOtro Mundo Brewing Company7.503.454778
(512) FOUR(512) Brewing Company7.503.634480
Otter HeadOtter Brewery Ltd5.803.6842-
Past Masters XX Strong AleFuller Smith & Turner PLC7.503.7940-
Shipyard Bourbon Barrel Aged PreludeShipyard Brewing Co.9.703.9340-
GourdzillaDeep Ellum Brewing Company7.503.7140-
Ripon Jewel AleDaleside Brewery5.803.6738-
Old AdmiralThe Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel6.703.3838-
1488 Whisky BeerTullibardine Distillery7.003.337-
PeculiarGranite Brewery & Restaurant5.603.8236-
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