American Double / Imperial IPA

Description:
Take an India Pale Ale and feed it steroids, ergo the term Double IPA. Although open to the same interpretation as its sister styles, you should expect something robust, malty, alcoholic and with a hop profile that might rip your tongue out. The Imperial usage comes from Russian Imperial stout, a style of strong stout originally brewed in England for the Russian Imperial Court of the late 1700s; though Double IPA is often the preferred name.

You can thank west coast American brewers for this somewhat reactionary style. "Thanks!"

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 7.0-14.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 1351 to 1400 (out of 8463) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
10-Day IPAO'Fallon Brewery9.003.593678
DoseNew England Brewing Co.8.204.3736-
JFK 2 LAXMonkish Brewing Co.10.204.635-
GoldiloxSoMe Brewing Company8.004.0135-
Hippo's HandRiver Horse Brewing Co.9.004.1735-
Double India Pale AleLong Ireland Beer Company10.503.5335-
Hop HarborFull Tilt Brewing8.303.733586
Cheddar BroccoliOther Half Brewing Co.7.904.3435-
Daddy's HomeThe Veil Brewing Co.10.604.1435-
20 Years India Pale AleTwo Brothers Brewing Company8.203.8735-
Everybody Wants Some *Idaho 7*Hoof Hearted Brewing8.003.8635-
Ruination Double IPA 2.0 W/ Orange Peel And Vanilla BeanStone Brewing8.504.0635-
NeverenderAustin Street Brewery8.304.3135-
Wet MaximusLagunitas Brewing Company7.504.4835-
King CitraFieldwork Brewing Co.8.704.1835-
Haazee GuizzMonkish Brewing Co.9.304.5135-
Space CadetVoodoo Brewery9.104.3935-
Minor AxidentAgainst The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse8.003.935-
You Can Get With That...JUICEEllison Brewery & Spirits9.004.1235-
The Passion Of JohannAslin Beer Company9.404.4235-
La Vache Folle Double IPA - AmarilloMicrobrasserie Charlevoix9.004.135-
"Umbus" Double Rye IPARiverwalk Brewing8.003.9235-
Power Of One (Galaxy/Nelson)Sand City Brewing Co.8.204.6435-
Rodney DankerfieldCellarmaker Brewing Co.8.704.4435-
WhoopassRoc Brewing Company8.003.9635-
Citra + MotuekaOther Half Brewing Co.8.504.2835-
Le PelotonTree House Brewing Company7.804.5835-
Han Shot FirstEvil Genius Beer Company8.503.6935-
Weekend At BronziesThe Veil Brewing Co.9.204.1735-
Quasar Double IPAJupiter8.503.934-
Cane Blade Double IPABackpocket Brewing8.204.0434-
DerailleurPeg's Cantina & Brew Pub8.004.3234-
HopkillaPeople's Brewing Company8.503.6934-
Double IPAPropeller Brewery8.203.8434-
Pacific ReignNoDa Brewing Company9.803.8534-
Single Hop Imperial IPA (Denali)Flying Dog Brewery8.003.8934-
Trapper PieTired Hands Brewing Company8.80434-
WidowmakerFall River Brewing Company10.203.9734-
Double TapInfamous Brewing Company10.002.834-
Mega Dank IIPAHeathen Brewing8.204.134-
Picture Of NectarSouthbound Brewing Company9.303.963488
Lupulin Suplex Double IPAFlying Goose Brew Pub & Grille8.704.2234-
Ganja JuiceAltamont Beer Works8.503.9934-
Whiny The ComplainerBig Time Brewery & Alehouse10.803.9334-
BuiceJox 2.0SØLE Artisan Ales8.203.7534-
Smoke N DankAltamont Beer Works11.004.3534-
VexillumFour Winds Brewing Co.9.004.1934-
East Bay IPAAle Industries7.803.7534-
Hors Série Double IPALes Trois Mousquetaires8.304.1334-
Double Dry Hopped CheddarOther Half Brewing Co.7.904.2534-
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