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Belgian IPA

Inspired by the American India Pale Ale (IPA) and Double IPA, more and more Belgian brewers are brewing hoppy pale colored ales for the US market (like Chouffe & Urthel), and there's been an increase of Belgian IPAs being brewed by American brewers. Generally, Belgian IPAs are considered too hoppy by Belgian beer drinkers.

Various malts are used, but the beers of the style are finished with Belgian yeast strains (bottle-conditioned) and the hops employed tend to be American. You'll generally find a cleaner bitterness vs. American styles, and a pronounced dry edge (very Belgian), often akin to an IPA crossed with a Belgian Tripel. Alcohol by volume is on the high side. Many examples are quite cloudy, and feature tight lacing, excellent retention, and fantastic billowy heads that mesmerize (thanks, in part, to the hops).

Belgian IPA is still very much a style in development.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 6.0-12.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 251 to 300 (out of 1070) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
BevrijderSound Brewery6.503.5813-
Belgian IPATwo Roads Brewing Company7.003.6213-
CharretteDark City Brewing Co.7.703.2313-
Fresh Coast: BIPAOre Dock Brewing Company7.50-13-
ALS IPANew Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)5.403.5213-
Paradise Nines I.P.A. Project - American-Belgo I.P.A.Paradox Beer Company6.903.8713-
Happy Wife, Happy LifeOnly Child Brewing Company7.00413-
Saint-Germain / Nøgne Ø Rhub’IPABrasserie Saint-Germain6.003.9213-
Road 2 RouenTwo Roads Brewing Company8.303.3313-
CreatureWedge Brewing Company11.303.8913-
Suicide BlondeRed Shedman Farm Brewery & Hop Yard6.203.6313-
Professor HopsOdd13 Brewing6.923.8113-
Hildegard Belgian IPABoquébière9.004.1513-
The Moon Reflects On HibiscusDunedin Brewery7.403.8112-
HoplaDe 7de Hemel7.503.8812-
Belgian Rye IPAIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant6.003.9112-
Brussels Beer Project DeltaBrouwerij Anders6.004.0412-
Shoot From The HipEastlake Craft Brewery8.503.9812-
Jack The RIPAIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant5.603.9212-
Golden Manatee BelipagoJolly Pumpkin Cafe And Brewery Ann Arbor ? 3.4312-
BoomslangWiseacre Brewing6.103.9112-
Hopus Primeur 2014Brasserie Lefèbvre SA8.303.9612-
Belgian IPAThe Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery9.404.0612-
Doctor's Orders PlasmaDoctor's Orders Brewing7.603.6212-
Belgian IPAWestbrook Brewing Co.7.704.0612-
Valiant Belgian IPADead Frog Brewing9.003.8912-
Belgian IPAHigh Cotton Brewing Co.6.20-11-
Humulus BelgicusBarrier Brewing Company5.903.9511-
Belgian IPAFunkwerks ? 4.0511-
Monk HammerBrewDog7.203.7911-
Fleur SauvageBrouwerij De Dochter van de Korenaar6.003.9211-
Down By The RiverFlying Bison Brewing Company7.203.8111-
IncorruptibleWarped Wing Brewing Company7.003.7111-
La GrognardeMicrobrasserie Sainte-Hélène5.503.8811-
Rye Guise Farmhouse IPACape May Brewing Company6.303.711-
Rich's BrewNinkasi Brewing Company8.103.7611-
CBC IPAGoose Island Beer Co.6.104.1411-
Between Nothing And NowhereTwisted Manzanita Ales7.003.8411-
Sunshine DaydreamOtter Creek Brewing / Wolaver's5.503.8211-
Nicobar India Pale AleBrauerei Gusswerk GmbH6.403.511-
Hommelbier Nieuwe Oogst Fresh Harvest 2015Brouwerij Van Eecke N.V.7.503.8911-
St. AlphaManayunk Brewery and Restaurant8.504.1410-
Barrel Aged TriompheBrewery Vivant6.504.1110-
Aces HighCambridge Brewing Company ? 4.2610-
De Graal SloCKBrouwerij De Graal6.503.9810-
And ThenTired Hands Brewing Company7.30410-
Belgian IPApFriem Family Brewers9.004.3210-
Can't Fight The FunkBrewCult6.203.939-
TillageDeciduous Brewing Company6.804.329-
Sit And StayYellow Dog Brewing4.004.219-
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