English Strong Ale

Description:
Bigger than a Pale Ale yet smaller than a Barleywine the English Strong Ale is a rich and complex beer. Many are unfiltered and bottle conditioned. The color tends to land somewhere between amber and reddish copper. They usually have a bold fruity, estery and malty mix. Hops can vary from mild bitterness to a full blown hop character with a bold hop flavor and aroma. The alcohol can be quite noticeable, a hint of solvent is possible.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 5.5-7.5%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Kentucky Bourbon Barrel AleAlltech's Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co.8.193.632,96785
Immort AleDogfish Head Craft Brewery11.003.862,71889
Fuller's 1845Fuller Smith & Turner PLC6.304.11,11793
Samuel Smith's Yorkshire StingoSamuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)8.004.0992290
Thomas Jefferson's Tavern AleYards Brewing Co.8.003.78865-
Ubu AleLake Placid Craft Brewing Company7.003.7175275
Geary's Hampshire Special AleD.L. Geary Brewing Company7.003.9363898
Mountain AleThe Shed Brewery7.403.860788
King GoblinWychwood Brewery Company Ltd6.603.76459-
Coopers Extra Strong Vintage AleCoopers Brewery Limited7.503.6537686
Hen's ToothGreene King / Morland Brewery6.503.4336373
Insanely Bad ElfRidgeway Brewing11.203.4303-
Old Crafty HenGreene King / Morland Brewery6.503.827488
Beer Camp Across The World: Atlantic-Style Vintage AleSierra Nevada Brewing Co.8.503.87233-
Mayflower Thanksgiving AleMayflower Brewing Company8.003.88226-
Seriously Bad ElfRidgeway Brewing9.003.37206-
Nimbus Old MonkeyshineNimbus Brewing Company8.203.8203-
Manchester Star AleJ.W. Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd7.303.9817790
Old TomFrederic Robinson Limited8.503.75177-
Figgy PuddingBlock 15 Brewery & Restaurant11.004.02174-
Innis & Gunn Canadian Cherrywood FinishInnis & Gunn8.303.82172-
Moonraker AleJ.W. Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd7.503.6716788
BraciaThornbridge Brewery10.004.22158-
Pride Of Milford Special AleCooperstown Brewing Company7.703.71148-
Reindeer's RevoltRidgeway Brewing6.003.4143-
Wizard's Winter AleMiddle Ages Brewing Co., Ltd.6.303.5214171
Twelve DaysHook Norton Brewery Co. Ltd.5.503.85134-
An Brain BlástaThe Porterhouse Brewing Company7.003.55127-
Schlafly Bourbon Barrel AleThe Schlafly Tap Room8.003.83126-
Extra Special Oak (ESO)Element Brewing Company7.753.811594
Tennent's Aged With Whisky OakTennent Caledonian Breweries6.003.41104-
TripleW.H. Brakspear & Sons plc7.203.8694-
Rhinelander Mystical Jack Traditional AleMinhas Craft Brewery7.003.1788-
Monkey Wrench Strong AleDaleside Brewery5.303.8369-
Morocco AleDaleside Brewery5.503.6468-
Ginger Tom (Old Tom With Ginger)Frederic Robinson Limited6.003.563-
(512) English Strong Ale(512) Brewing Company7.503.4161-
NimptopsicalRushing Duck Brewing Company7.303.8155-
Otro Mundo Strong Red AleOtro Mundo Brewing Company7.503.455578
1488 Whisky BeerTullibardine Distillery7.003.2348-
PeculiarGranite Brewery & Restaurant5.603.7547-
Strong Pale AleMarston, Thompson & Evershed, Plc.6.203.2946-
Otter HeadOtter Brewery Ltd5.803.6845-
Old AdmiralThe Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel6.703.3944-
Belhaven Speyside Oak Aged Blonde AleBelhaven Brewery Company Ltd.6.503.5140-
Dark PlanetStraight To Ale9.003.9640-
St. Peter's The Saints Whisky BeerSt. Peter's Brewery Co Ltd4.803.1239-
Ripon Jewel AleDaleside Brewery5.803.6639-
Centurion's Ghost AleYork Brewery Company Limited5.403.8338-
Railway City Honey Bee'lixerRailway City Brewing Company5.003.5834-
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