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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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Style Examples - 1 to 50 (out of 1674) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Sublimely Self-Righteous AleStone Brewing Co.8.704.25,83494
Wookey JackFirestone Walker Brewing Co.8.304.244,283-
NightTimeLagunitas Brewing Company8.204.122,459-
Back In Black21st Amendment Brewery6.803.672,21172
Dark PenanceFounders Brewing Company8.904.032,155-
Dubhe Imperial Black IPAUinta Brewing Company9.204.092,00494
Yakima GloryVictory Brewing Company8.703.951,63894
Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale)Southern Tier Brewing Company9.004.091,517100
Snow Day Winter AleNew Belgium Brewing6.203.711,41186
Hoppy FeetClown Shoes7.003.891,39494
Sierra Nevada Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.861,380-
Hop In The Dark Cascadian Dark AleDeschutes Brewery6.904.061,33794
Dark Horse Reserve Special Black AleDark Horse Brewing Company7.503.971,17186
Black TopNew Glarus Brewing Company6.904.051,04390
BlakkrSurly Brewing Company9.994.21,022-
WeezMaine Beer Company7.204.02919-
Pitch Black IPAWidmer Brothers Brewing Company6.503.7979489
Mountain Standard Double Black IPAOdell Brewing Company9.504.1678090
Heavy Seas Black CannonHeavy Seas Beer7.253.866787
Grainstorm Black Rye IPABoulevard Brewing Co.7.704.05660-
Dad's Little Helper Black IPARogue Ales6.203.66556-
Bell's Uranus (The Magician)Bell's Brewery, Inc.9.504.23546-
Black RacerBear Republic Brewing Co.8.103.92509-
DogZilla Black IPALaughing Dog Brewing6.903.42507-
AngerGreenbush Brewing Company7.603.99504-
Duck-Rabbit Hoppy Bunny American Black AleThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery7.303.91490-
Hop Strike Black IPATommyknocker Brewery6.503.78463-
Toxic Sludge Black IPABlue Point Brewing Company7.003.75431-
He'Brew Death Of A Contract BrewerShmaltz Brewing Company7.003.86403-
Hop Odyssey: Black IPAGreen Flash Brewing Co.7.203.96397-
Smuttynose Noonan Black IPASmuttynose Brewing Company6.203.86388-
Alaskan Black IPAAlaskan Brewing Co.6.403.71383-
Midnight RyderIndeed Brewing Company6.504.07380-
Morimoto Black Obi Soba AleRogue Ales4.803.66379-
In The Name Of Suffering3 Floyds Brewing Co.7.103.87378-
James Black AleHill Farmstead Brewery6.804.23360-
Libertine Black AleBrewDog7.203.9359-
New Holland Black HatterNew Holland Brewing Company5.503.71350-
Black RajahThe Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works6.804.12347-
Arcadia B-Craft Black IPAArcadia Brewing Company8.503.9328-
Peak Organic Hop NoirPeak Organic Brewing Company8.203.8327-
Harpoon Black IPAHarpoon Brewery & Beer Hall7.003.71312-
Society & Solitude #2Hill Farmstead Brewery9.504.34293-
Dark VineIthaca Beer Company9.503.88281-
Black Perle Dark IPARJ Rockers Brewing Company9.503.8227594
Terrapin Capt'n Krunkles Black IPATerrapin Beer Company7.503.8273-
Goodnight BodaciousShort's Brewing Company8.504.15272-
Bludgeon Yer Eye PAShort's Brewing Company5.003.86268-
Midnight HoppynessKnee Deep Brewing Company9.504.05268-
Widow Maker Black AleKeweenaw Brewing Company5.203.41266-
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