English India Pale Ale (IPA)

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 1472) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
F'N'A - British IPAWhiprsnapr Brewing Co. ? 3.74-
Brutal HopsMicrocervecería Rothhammer (Handwerk Brewers Chile S.A.)7.203.574-
Israeli Pale AlePavo Brewery5.302.994-
Strathaven Clydesdale IPAStrathaven Ales3.803.424-
HodgsonBen Middlemiss Brewing8.802.874-
Empire BuilderMonocacy Brewing Co.4.803.934-
Mumbo JumboBoundary Road Brewery5.203.644-
Alpha Sant CorneliCerveses Alpha SL6.402.54-
Right Of WayWalking Man Brewing Co.6.003.84-
CarminiaBirrificio Artigianale Karma6.003.734-
Dad's ArmyEl Segundo Brewing Company4.503.924-
Full Metal AnorakBrewCult5.803.544-
Willimantic Anonymous IPAWillimantic Brewing Co.6.803.794-
Bighorn IPABarley Brothers Brewery & Grill ? 2.964-
IPA Single Hop CitraBeerbliotek6.003.494-
USS Enterprise IPADry Dock Brewing Co.6.403.714-
Whistle Blower IPATrouble Brewing7.603.534-
India Pale AleFirehouse Brewing Co.6.503.844-
Permon P.I.P.APivovar Permon5.703.794-
Prehistoric RhetoricTapistry Brewing8.503.844-
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-
Ægir Vetlebror Session IPAÆgir Bryggeri4.7044-
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-
L’Appat IndienBrasserie Artisanale Le Saint Graal7.403.414-
IPA #3 Tokyo DriftLast Best Eatery & Brewpub7.204.224-
Sadie Peak IPAGrace Ridge Brewing5.803.524-
Dissolution Extra IPAKirkstall Brewery Company6.003.874-
Raj-AgniBurning Brothers Brewing ? 3.814-
Frank Jones IPAShipyard Brewing Co.4.903.984-
Blue Anchor Spingo IPABlue Anchor4.503.374-
On-Belay IPALander Brewing Company ? 4.034-
Cleric's CureThe Three Tuns Brewery5.003.924-
House Of Nicholas SarahEpic Brewing Company5.704.034-
Nuit BlancheMicrobrasserie Archibald6.003.84-
O’Hara’s Hop Adventure Styrian Wolf HopCarlow Brewing Company5.004.084-
Pater Pale AleMountain Sun Pub & Brewery6.004.164-
Old School IPAConcord Craft Brewery6.903.744-
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-
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