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 - 1451 to 1500 (out of 6359) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Networking Is For WienersSpiteful Brewing9.204.4222-
Double HumpLatitude 33° Brewing Company10.003.8722-
W.H.A.L.E.S. Imperial IPAJ.J. Bitting Brewing Company7.203.9821-
CrusherThe Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center9.004.4621-
SupercellFieldwork Brewing Co.9.003.8821-
HoppenstanceHamburg Brewing Company8.003.8621-
Just A Minor ThreatBlack Bottle Brewery12.303.3721-
Double Dog DareOnly Child Brewing Company8.504.4521-
ClamorBluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant8.203.921-
5-Way IPANorth End Tavern & Brewery8.004.1921-
Infinitly DIPALiquid Riot Bottling Company8.804.0221-
Aussie Double IPAVault Brewing Company9.904.3621-
13 Star XIPAGun Hill Brewing Company10.30421-
Hyperion Double IPABurnt City Brewing10.003.4521-
Double Impact ZoneRip Current Brewing10.60-21-
Heavy Footer DIPAO'Connor Brewing Co.9.003.9421-
EDHMraz Brewing Company8.20421-
Detention Double IPAJ. Wakefield Brewing ? 3.5221-
Cleetus The Slack-jawed YokelSpiteful Brewing8.404.2421-
The IncredibleBlock 15 Brewery & Restaurant11.004.3121-
WillowolfSeventh Son Brewing Co.9.30-21-
Imperial Vine ShineMagnify Brewing8.304.321-
Satan For A WeekendBarrier Brewing Company11.704.2221-
Two Headed Dog DIPAPhantom Canyon Brewing Company8.404.1821-
Prototype 5.3.2016Foundation Brewing Company8.204.3621-
DemonikCarson's Brewery8.303.9521-
DrahthaarRahr & Sons Brewing Company9.203.6521-
Promised Land Imperial IPAMagnolia Pub & Brewery11.203.3121-
Iconic Double IPAHangar 24 Brewery9.004.0721-
H7 Unfiltered Imperial IPAPyramid Breweries, Inc.9.503.921-
Freight Train DIPAMountain Town Brewing Co.8.803.5621-
Bucolic OverlordTired Hands Brewing Company8.00421-
Lion's ShareGoose Island Beer Co.8.403.8321-
Big Boy IPABoston Beer Works - Canal Street9.003.921-
Dropout Double IPARubber Soul Brewing Co.8.004.0221-
Horny Goat One-EyeHorny Goat Brewing Co.8.103.7921-
Fair Maiden Imperial India Pale AleFoley Brothers Brewing8.204.2121-
King Of Hop With Lemon And LimeStarr Hill Brewery7.503.8221-
Rich GirlMikerphone Brewing8.254.0421-
Green GoliathModern Brewery9.004.321-
Big Gye RyeArizona Wilderness Brewing Co7.504.421-
Human CannonballMagic Rock Brewing9.203.8720-
Double EliminationIntuition Ale Works8.004.1120-
IPA ImpérialeFrampton Brasse8.203.6320-
Grove StandThe Beer'd Brewing Co.9.203.8920-
IdletymeIdletyme Brewing Company8.004.0220-
Hop Haze Imperial IPAJ Wells Brewery9.003.6820-
Dick's Imperial IPA (Dedication Series)Dick's Brewing Company8.503.5420-
Scorpion Double IPAThe Tin Whistle Brewing Company8.003.4320-
Off The ChainPizza Port Solana Beach ? 3.7820-
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