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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 - 51 to 100 (out of 1647) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs > Bros
Skunk Black IPAThree Heads Brewing6.503.686584
Butchertown Black AleSpeakeasy Ales & Lagers8.003.796491
Secession Black India Pale Ale (CDA)Hopworks Urban Brewery6.504.0163100
Komodo Dragon Fly Black IPAUpland Brewing Company6.503.846181
PenombreBrasserie Dieu Du Ciel6.503.8361-
Pot Kettle BlackYeastie Boys6.003.7160-
Hop HeathenHoppin' Frog Brewery8.804.1560-
Total Eclipse Black AleHoppy Brewing Co.5.603.5159-
Black Moon IPARock Art Brewery10.004.259-
He'Brew Death Of A Contract BrewerShmaltz Brewing Company7.003.8459-
Libertine Black AleBrewDog7.203.9457-
James Black AleHill Farmstead Brewery6.804.2456-
Society & Solitude #2Hill Farmstead Brewery9.504.3555-
Furry Black India Pale AleNorth Peak Brewing Company7.204.025490
In The Name Of Suffering3 Floyds Brewing Co.7.103.8854-
Black Hops BeerBlue Hills Brewery6.753.555284
BIG HAPI India Black AleLawson's Finest Liquids7.503.9651-
Alaskan Double Black IPA (Pilot Series)Alaskan Brewing Co.8.503.915189
The Great Dismal Black IPAO'Connor Brewing Co.7.503.9649-
El CuCuyMarshall Brewing Company8.604.134890
Skookum Cascadian Brown AlePhillips Brewing Company6.503.9447-
Dark VineIthaca Beer Company9.503.8947-
FosterHill Farmstead Brewery6.504.2247-
Dark Rain Black Pale AleBridgePort Brewing Co. / Brewpub5.603.3146-
White Birch NyxWhite Birch Brewing7.004.1644-
Black IPAGarrison Brewing Company6.203.7344-
Black HempO'Fallon Brewery5.803.6444-
Black RajahThe Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works6.804.1244-
Goodnight BodaciousShort's Brewing Company8.504.1643-
O'Dark:30 Cascadian Dark AleOakshire Brewing6.303.6242-
SwordfishFish Brewing Company / Fishbowl Brewpub7.503.8141-
Wild RavenThornbridge Brewery6.604.0938-
Black LightningDuClaw Brewing Company6.503.7538-
UglyAlpine Beer Company7.504.2637-
Sticky FatHalf Acre Beer Company6.303.9436-
Armored Fist Double CDABoneyard Beer Company10.004.2735-
Bitter NeighborThird Street Brewhouse6.503.9235-
DamienSurly Brewing Company8.003.9734-
Orange & Black Congrats Ale!Moylan's Brewery6.003.5534-
Bad SantaPelican Pub & Brewery7.503.9233-
Black IPASanta Fe Brewing Company7.103.7233-
Sobek & SetFinch's Beer Co.8.003.8333-
Shipyard Black IPAShipyard Brewing Co.6.203.6732-
Black NitroAmager Bryghus7.803.8732-
Emelisse Black IPABierbrouwerij Grand-Café Emelisse8.003.8331-
Cold Press Black AleBent Paddle Brewing Co.6.004.1730-
Black BettyBeavertown Brewery7.404.022988
Midnight HoppynessKnee Deep Brewing Company9.504.1429-
AtlantisRising Tide Brewing Company5.303.9926-
Event Horizon Cascadian Dark AleCOAST Brewing Company7.004.2726-
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