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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 1494) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Sublimely Self-Righteous AleStone Brewing Co.8.704.225,75794
Wookey JackFirestone Walker Brewing Co.8.304.264,00195
NightTimeLagunitas Brewing Company8.204.112,276-
Back In Black21st Amendment Brewery6.803.692,09672
Dark PenanceFounders Brewing Company8.904.042,034-
Dubhe Imperial Black IPAUinta Brewing Company9.204.131,87394
Yakima GloryVictory Brewing Company8.703.961,62994
Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale)Southern Tier Brewing Company9.004.131,504100
Snow Day Winter AleNew Belgium Brewing6.203.651,40188
Hoppy FeetClown Shoes7.003.861,32694
Hop In The Dark Cascadian Dark AleDeschutes Brewery6.904.111,27694
Dark Horse Reserve Special Black AleDark Horse Brewing Company7.503.931,12186
Black TopNew Glarus Brewing Company6.904.091,02992
Sierra Nevada Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.84901-
Otter Creek Black IPAOtter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's6.003.8185084
WeezMaine Beer Company7.203.93837-
BlakkrSurly Brewing Company9.994.2382690
Pitch Black IPAWidmer Brothers Brewing Company6.503.7978589
Mountain Standard Double Black IPAOdell Brewing Company9.504.2175790
Heavy Seas Black CannonHeavy Seas Beer7.253.7866687
Grainstorm Black Rye IPABoulevard Brewing Co.7.704.0564690
Dad's Little Helper Black IPARogue Ales6.203.68529-
Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.77522-
DogZilla Black IPALaughing Dog Brewing6.903.36502-
Black RacerBear Republic Brewing Co.8.103.92501-
AngerGreenbush Brewing Company7.603.94475-
Duck-Rabbit Hoppy Bunny American Black AleThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery7.303.85450-
Hop Strike Black IPATommyknocker Brewery6.503.74450-
Toxic Sludge Black IPABlue Point Brewing Company7.003.7427-
Hop Odyssey: Black IPAGreen Flash Brewing Co.7.203.94394-
Smuttynose Noonan Black IPASmuttynose Brewing Company6.203.79384-
Alaskan Black IPAAlaskan Brewing Co.6.403.71382-
In The Name Of Suffering3 Floyds Brewing Co.7.103.88376-
Morimoto Black Obi Soba AleRogue Ales4.803.65371-
He'Brew Death Of A Contract BrewerShmaltz Brewing Company7.003.8435990
James Black AleHill Farmstead Brewery6.804.23357-
Midnight RyderIndeed Brewing Company6.503.94347-
New Holland Black HatterNew Holland Brewing Company5.503.7346-
Libertine Black AleBrewDog7.203.96330-
Peak Organic Hop NoirPeak Organic Brewing Company8.203.76317-
Arcadia B-Craft Black IPAArcadia Brewing Company8.503.85314-
Harpoon Black IPAHarpoon Brewery & Beer Hall7.003.7131185
Society & Solitude #2Hill Farmstead Brewery9.504.33287-
Black RajahThe Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works6.804.16286-
Dark VineIthaca Beer Company9.503.91278-
Black Perle Dark IPARJ Rockers Brewing Company9.503.8226994
Goodnight BodaciousShort's Brewing Company8.504.13258-
Terrapin Capt'n Krunkles Black IPATerrapin Beer Company7.503.78250-
IBALakefront Brewery, Inc.6.503.8524687
DamienSurly Brewing Company8.003.99242-
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