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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 1347) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Sublimely Self-Righteous AleStone Brewing Co.8.704.22500194
Wookey JackFirestone Walker Brewing Co.8.304.25319595
Back In Black21st Amendment Brewery6.803.68178672
Yakima GloryVictory Brewing Company8.703.97157794
Dubhe Imperial Black IPAUinta Brewing Company9.204.13153794
Iniquity (Imperial Black Ale)Southern Tier Brewing Company9.004.141404100
Snow Day Winter AleNew Belgium Brewing6.203.65134988
NightTimeLagunitas Brewing Company8.204.121240-
Hop In The Dark Cascadian Dark AleDeschutes Brewery6.904.11114494
Hoppy FeetClown Shoes7.003.86109594
Dark Horse Reserve Special Black AleDark Horse Brewing Company7.503.9597086
Black TopNew Glarus Brewing Company6.904.0887990
Pitch Black IPAWidmer Brothers Brewing Company6.503.874989
Otter Creek Black IPAOtter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's6.003.8171784
BlakkrSurly Brewing Company9.994.2366590
Heavy Seas Black CannonHeavy Seas Beer7.253.78624-
Hoppy Feet 1.5Clown Shoes10.004.05605-
Mountain Standard Double Black IPAOdell Brewing Company9.504.2159690
Sierra Nevada Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.84572-
WeezMaine Beer Company7.203.92569-
Grainstorm Black Rye IPABoulevard Brewing Co.7.704.0454490
DevESTATEtionSierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.703.9152390
Black RacerBear Republic Brewing Co.8.103.92477-
DogZilla Black IPALaughing Dog Brewing6.903.36476-
Dad's Little Helper Black IPARogue Ales6.203.69466-
Hop Strike Black IPATommyknocker Brewery6.503.74422-
Toxic Sludge Black IPABlue Point Brewing Company7.003.7397-
AngerGreenbush Brewing Company7.603.95392-
Fade To Black (Volume 4 - Rocky Mountain Black Ale)Left Hand Brewing Company6.503.7366-
Duck-Rabbit Hoppy Bunny American Black AleThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery7.303.86365-
Alaskan Black IPAAlaskan Brewing Co.6.403.72359-
Hop Odyssey: Black IPAGreen Flash Brewing Co.7.203.95355-
Morimoto Black Obi Soba AleRogue Ales4.803.66352-
In The Name Of SufferingThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub7.103.87350-
BlakkrThree Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub9.994.15348-
Smuttynose Noonan Black IPASmuttynose Brewing Company6.203.81337-
Blindfold Black IPASierra Nevada Brewing Co.6.803.78332-
Peak Organic Hop NoirPeak Organic Brewing Company8.203.75292-
New Holland Black HatterNew Holland Brewing Company5.503.72289-
Harpoon Black IPAHarpoon Brewery & Beer Hall7.003.7128885
Arcadia B-Craft Black IPAArcadia Brewing Company8.503.88275-
Midnight RyderIndeed Brewing Company6.503.97263-
James Black AleHill Farmstead Brewery6.804.24256-
Batch #1000: BryeianThe Bruery7.003.8224885
Black Perle Dark IPARJ Rockers Brewing Company9.503.8324694
He'Brew Death Of A Contract BrewerShmaltz Brewing Company7.003.8621790
Bludgeon Yer Eye PAShort's Brewing Company5.003.87216-
IBALakefront Brewery, Inc.6.503.8421486
Society & Solitude #2Hill Farmstead Brewery9.504.35212-
Libertine Black AleBrewDog7.203.96208-
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