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American Black Ale

Also referred to as a Black IPA (India Pale Ale) or Cascadian Dark Ale, ales of this style range from dark brown to pitch black and showcase malty and light to moderate roasty notes and are often quite hoppy generally with the use of American hops. Alcohol can range from average to high depending on if the brewery is going for a "dobule / imperial" version.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 5.0-10.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Sublimely Self-Righteous AleStone Brewing Co.8.704.225,23094
Wookey JackFirestone Walker Brewing Co.8.304.253,43495
Back In Black21st Amendment Brewery6.803.691,87372
Dubhe Imperial Black IPAUinta Brewing Company9.204.131,64294
Yakima GloryVictory Brewing Company8.703.971,59394
NightTimeLagunitas Brewing Company8.204.111,587-
Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale)Southern Tier Brewing Company9.004.141,437100
Snow Day Winter AleNew Belgium Brewing6.203.651,37488
Hop In The Dark Cascadian Dark AleDeschutes Brewery6.904.111,21394
Hoppy FeetClown Shoes7.003.861,16694
Dark Horse Reserve Special Black AleDark Horse Brewing Company7.503.951,02486
Black TopNew Glarus Brewing Company6.904.0890390
Pitch Black IPAWidmer Brothers Brewing Company6.503.876289
Otter Creek Black IPAOtter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's6.003.8176084
BlakkrSurly Brewing Company9.994.2373890
Sierra Nevada Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.83674-
Heavy Seas Black CannonHeavy Seas Beer7.253.78644-
WeezMaine Beer Company7.203.91638-
Hoppy Feet 1.5Clown Shoes10.004.05618-
Mountain Standard Double Black IPAOdell Brewing Company9.504.2160990
Grainstorm Black Rye IPABoulevard Brewing Co.7.704.0659290
DevESTATEtionSierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.703.954790
Dad's Little Helper Black IPARogue Ales6.203.68503-
Black RacerBear Republic Brewing Co.8.103.92489-
DogZilla Black IPALaughing Dog Brewing6.903.36485-
Hop Strike Black IPATommyknocker Brewery6.503.74432-
AngerGreenbush Brewing Company7.603.94413-
Toxic Sludge Black IPABlue Point Brewing Company7.003.7407-
BlakkrThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub9.994.14404-
Duck-Rabbit Hoppy Bunny American Black AleThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery7.303.85397-
Fade To Black (Volume 4 - Rocky Mountain Black Ale)Left Hand Brewing Company6.503.69380-
Hop Odyssey: Black IPAGreen Flash Brewing Co.7.203.95373-
Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.78369-
Alaskan Black IPAAlaskan Brewing Co.6.403.72366-
Morimoto Black Obi Soba AleRogue Ales4.803.65361-
In The Name Of SufferingThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub7.103.87360-
Smuttynose Noonan Black IPASmuttynose Brewing Company6.203.8358-
New Holland Black HatterNew Holland Brewing Company5.503.7319-
Peak Organic Hop NoirPeak Organic Brewing Company8.203.75295-
Harpoon Black IPAHarpoon Brewery & Beer Hall7.003.7129585
Arcadia B-Craft Black IPAArcadia Brewing Company8.503.87289-
Midnight RyderIndeed Brewing Company6.503.96282-
James Black AleHill Farmstead Brewery6.804.24271-
He'Brew Death Of A Contract BrewerShmaltz Brewing Company7.003.8526190
Batch #1000: BryeianThe Bruery7.003.8225485
Black Perle Dark IPARJ Rockers Brewing Company9.503.8324994
Libertine Black AleBrewDog7.203.96242-
Bludgeon Yer Eye PAShort's Brewing Company5.003.86226-
Society & Solitude #2Hill Farmstead Brewery9.504.35215-
IBALakefront Brewery, Inc.6.503.8421586
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