English India Pale Ale (IPA)

Description:
First brewed in England and exported for the British troops in India during the late 1700s. To withstand the voyage, IPA's were basically tweaked Pale Ales that were, in comparison, much more malty, boasted a higher alcohol content and were well-hopped, as hops are a natural preservative. Historians believe that an IPA was then watered down for the troops, while officers and the elite would savor the beer at full strength. The English IPA has a lower alcohol due to taxation over the decades. The leaner the brew the less amount of malt there is and less need for a strong hop presence which would easily put the brew out of balance. Some brewers have tried to recreate the origianl IPA with strengths close to 8-9% abv.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-6.5%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 551 to 600 (out of 1418) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Willimantic Anonymous IPAWillimantic Brewing Co.6.803.794-
Bighorn IPABarley Brothers Brewery & Grill ? 2.964-
IPA Single Hop CitraBeerbliotek6.003.494-
India Pale Ale CitraThe Kernel Brewery6.804.214-
USS Enterprise IPADry Dock Brewing Co.6.403.714-
Marks And Spencer 31 Hop IPAButcombe Brewery Ltd.4.502.554-
Whistle Blower IPATrouble Brewing7.603.534-
India Pale AleFirehouse Brewing Co.6.503.844-
Permon P.I.P.APivovar Permon5.703.794-
PC IPABig Rock Brewery5.502.564-
India Pale AleThe Ship Inn5.104.234-
India Pale Ale Chinook Amarillo Nelson SauvinThe Kernel Brewery6.804.124-
Iko IkoFat Head's Brewery & Saloon7.003.834-
Little PilgrimNorthgate Brewing4.203.534-
Summer Bitter Summer NotThe Run of the Mill Public House & Brewery4.903.814-
Berlin IPABrewbaker5.503.454-
SunshineBrass Castle Brewery5.702.454-
Hump Day IPACrooked Ladder Brewing Company5.503.64-
Brentwood IPABrentwood Brewing Co. Ltd3.704.254-
L’Appat IndienBrasserie Artisanale Le Saint Graal7.403.414-
Yorkshire IPAWharfebank Brewery5.103.624-
Dissolution Extra IPAKirkstall Brewery Company6.003.874-
Raj-AgniBurning Brothers Brewing ? 3.814-
Blue Anchor Spingo IPABlue Anchor4.503.374-
On-Belay IPALander Brewing Company ? 4.034-
Cleric's CureThe Three Tuns Brewery5.003.924-
Brown Bear IPACumberland Breweries5.204.314-
House Of Nicholas SarahEpic Brewing Company5.704.034-
Nuit BlancheMicrobrasserie Archibald6.003.84-
TornadoWindswept Brewing Co6.703.334-
Gentleman, The Queen!Fort Street Brewery8.253.694-
Rise Premium India Pale AleRise Bryggeri5.502.964-
BaronetMedusa Brewing Company6.804.034-
AutomatonSalopian Brewing Company Ltd7.003.774-
Engelsk IPAEskilstuna Ölkultur6.003.874-
Ronen HaHodit HaMekhoeret India Pale AleSrigim Brewery6.503.684-
True North Inukshuk IPAMagnotta Brewery6.503.644-
Calista IPATime & Tide Brewing6.103.674-
Very Special IPAGreene King / Morland Brewery7.503.884-
Apollo IPAApocalypse Brew Works7.203.534-
Brewmaster's Choice IPARoughneck Brewing6.503.774-
King's BayArthurstown Brewing Co.4.704.064-
Brains IPABrains3.402.664-
Empire Strikes BackDouble Mountain Brewery & Taproom6.203.44-
Gupta's GleefulDrop-In Brewing Company6.603.34-
Nags Head I.P.A.Full Moon Cafe and Brewery6.503.524-
Traditional India Pale AleGranite Brewery (Halifax)5.004.164-
A Head In A Hat - TommyFlorence Brewery4.203.274-
Otley Barbarians BeverageThe Celt Experience6.302.764-
Pig Head IPAStrange Brewing6.004.064-
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