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 6362) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Presidential DIPA: TrumanNight Shift Brewing8.004.2525-
44 Magnum4 Noses Brewing Company8.704.1425-
Maverick'sBreakwater Brewing8.704.1825-
Black Cowgirl DIPASouth County Brewing Co.8.003.7325-
GraveJackie O's Pub & Brewery10.504.0225-
Lovely ReidaGeorgetown Brewing Company10.004.325-
Year 4 DIPANight Shift Brewing8.404.425-
Smells Like A Citra Safety MeetingDark Horse Brewing Company8.504.125-
King Of Hop With HabaneroStarr Hill Brewery7.503.722583
Hop Continuum No. 4 - Triple IPADuClaw Brewing Company11.003.7624-
Giant JuiceboxSole Artisan Ales8.504.324-
ImperialistEagle Rock Brewery ? 4.0624-
DoublestopGreat Rhythm Brewing Company8.003.9524-
DomestiqueTree House Brewing Company8.004.2924-
Hop SaladDrake's Brewing Co.9.004.3424-
DoubletymeIdletyme Brewing Company8.00-24-
DUH Double Rye IPAStarpoint Brewing8.203.7324-
The Mutt Double IPARogers Beer Company8.003.724-
Bourbon Barrel Whiteout Imperial IPAHinterland Brewery Restaurant10.003.9424-
Deuces Wild Double IPABig Boss Brewing9.004.0224-
General ResinScorched Earth Brewing Company ? 4.0424-
Topical DepressionOther Half Brewing Co.8.004.1124-
Fusion XXLagunitas Brewing Company9.004.1324-
HazeFluxBottle Logic Brewing9.004.224-
King Tut HatBacchus & The Brewery at Bacchus9.004.5924-
Cho-SaikoPizza Port Solana Beach9.504.4624-
Double Shaka Imperial IPAButcher's Brewing10.003.1424-
Anguish DIPADevice Brewing Co.8.504.0924-
Dempsey's Petaluma Strong AleDempsey's Restaurant And Brewery7.503.4524-
Adsultim2nd Story Brewing Co.8.004.3624-
Always Bet On GreenOther Half Brewing Co.8.504.0924-
OYA Citra Double IPAFort Myers Brewing Company9.204.122492
Imperial IPABristol Brewing Company ? 3.6324-
Double Play IPASteelhead Brewing Co.8.803.8824-
SpacebarMikerphone Brewing9.004.2724-
Jump BackBog Iron Brewing7.104.2523-
Terrapin Monster Beer Tour Hop Selection IPA 2016 - Vic SecretTerrapin Beer Company8.403.672386
Lunches, Brunches, InterviewsMikerphone Brewing7.754.5523-
Reckless Abandon Belgian Double IPAAbandon Brewing Co.10.403.923-
Basilica Triple IPADevice Brewing Co.10.504.0123-
Toad StormNew Oberpfalz Brewing8.304.1823-
Lost Coast Brew Labs! Double IPALost Coast Brewery and Cafe8.703.9823-
Control Freak Rakau51st Ward Beer Company11.203.9123-
CrimsangStony Creek Brewery10.003.7623-
3C Extreme AleNodding Head Brewery ? 4.123-
ProtectorEnegren Brewing Company7.503.923-
Triple Double IPAStormBreaker Brewing8.504.123-
DalvaBrasserie Thiriez8.504.0923-
MKFrom The Barrel Brewing Company8.104.2323-
KTKBrix City Brewing8.14-23-
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