Belgian IPA

Description:
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 - 301 to 350 (out of 1167) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
The MulletBeyond the Pale Brewing Company5.804.0410-
Proportions Belgian IPADark Horse Brewing Company7.003.6510-
Can't Fight The FunkBrewCult6.203.939-
Farmhouse GypsyDuClaw Brewing Company7.303.679-
Whiled Away IPAStormcloud Brewing Company6.503.679-
Belgian Style OPA (Oklahoma Pale Ale)Choc Beer Co. / Pete's Place6.753.649-
SatelliteFlix Brewhouse6.203.659-
Illusion IPARefuge Brewery6.503.859-
Soggy DonkeyThrowback Brewery7.103.829-
Cemetary GatesPisgah Brewing Co.6.703.769-
And ThenTired Hands Brewing Company7.304.069-
SinistraDave's BrewFarm8.004.259-
Wood Aged Triomphe Belgian IPABrewery Vivant6.753.649-
Funk Series Farmhouse IPAGarrison City Beerworks ? 3.679-
Catnip Belgian XPAWandering Star Brewing Company6.803.999-
Barrel Series Brett Belgo IPABlackberry Farm Brewery6.304.359-
Lake Effect / DryHop Shot A Man In SimcoeLake Effect Brewing Co.7.504.049-
Black PeteDe Goedheilige Mannen6.603.959-
Le Banc BelgeGreen Bench Brewing Co.8.003.349-
Monsieur RockGreenbrew SPRL6.603.349-
SunDancer3rd Wave Brewing Company6.203.959-
Great Lakes / Black Oak EtobichokerGreat Lakes Brewery7.903.889-
Whiter & Nerdier IPAJustice Brewing7.503.229-
Biggest FlirtTrophy Brewing7.403.689-
La Bella MèreBrasserie Artisanale Millevertus De Toernich6.503.739-
Congo IPABenelux Brewpub & Café6.303.829-
Brewer's BeardSante Adairius Rustic Ales7.503.878-
White NoizeUpstreet Craft Brewing7.003.98-
Glocal IPAUtepils Brewing Co6.503.638-
Belgian IPADeep Ellum Brewing Company7.003.88-
Brewery Lane Series: Imperial White IPABreckenridge Brewery9.003.858-
Barnstormer Saison IPAPhillips Brewing Company7.203.998-
Santa's HelperFree State Brewing Co.8.004.188-
First World ProblemsStewart Brewing Ltd6.203.638-
L'aroganteDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.204.118-
IPA Blanco (White IPA)SingleSpeed Brewing6.804.018-
Zero GravityRocket Brewing Co.6.804.078-
Amiral Benson Nelson Sauvin IPABrasserie Du Mont Salève6.003.868-
Front Street AbsurdityFront Street Brewery8.203.618-
Alpha NimbusMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery6.803.988-
Brigand I.P.A.Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.6.503.398-
Belgian IPABootlegger's Brewery6.603.718-
Shiny Penny Belgian IPATownsite Brewing8.504.178-
Moa Southern Alps White IPAMoa Brewing Company6.403.548-
Urban Carboys - Brett IPAGood People Brewing Company6.254.378-
Solar FlareGalaxy Brewing Company7.803.978-
Blondine Ipa De HopduvelBrouwerij De Graal8.003.718-
Ever Changing Series: Double White IPASanta Fe Brewing Company10.004.038-
Sterk WitThe Alchemist Brewery and Visitors Center7.004.347-
Oak Barrel Aged Pale DeathDouble Mountain Brewery & Taproom9.504.517-
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