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 - 351 to 400 (out of 1158) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Moa RoyalMoa Brewing Company9.103.777-
Eleven IPASweet Mullets Brewing Co.9.002.97-
Able I.P.A.Cambridge Brewing Company7.003.987-
L'aroganteDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.204.17-
Cowboy Meets FarmerWestbrook Brewing Co.6.203.987-
Belgian IPARapp Brewing Company8.403.617-
(Ryan's) Poverty BeachCape May Brewing Company6.203.717-
Cast No ShadowCentral State Brewing5.604.317-
Belgian KingGoose Island Beer Co.6.303.967-
Hop AuditTaxman Brewing Co.7.203.787-
Goat's EyeYellow Springs Brewery6.003.857-
Freaky Deaky Dutchman (Black Farmhouse IPA)Stubborn Beauty Brewing Company7.003.417-
Stella By StarlightAquanaut Brewing Company7.203.797-
Fifth DimensionThe Livery9.004.017-
Belgian IPAGreenport Harbor Brewing Company ? 3.817-
Coppersmith’s White IPACoppersmith’s AB7.003.677-
CB's White HopCB Craft Brewers4.303.717-
Farnam House IPAFarnam House Brewing Company7.704.367-
Fuzz HuffleSilver City Brewing Co.8.604.437-
Janis HoplinKabinet Brewery6.503.897-
Low Hangin' FruitUrban Family Public House6.903.767-
Cuvée Houblonnée III - IPA BelgeÀ La Fût7.203.687-
Bitter MonkImperial Oak Brewing7.103.957-
Torpah 30Brasserie C6.003.467-
Porc Blanc White IPASterling Pig Brewery6.003.547-
Fleur Du DiableBroue Pub Brouhaha6.003.637-
A Night In Brussels IPAThree Taverns Craft Brewery7.504.137-
Phoebe Snow White IPABreaker Brewing Company6.504.386-
Hop The BrewerBrouwerij d'Oude Maalderij6.503.926-
Farmhouse GypsyDuClaw Brewing Company7.303.776-
Petit DétourBrasserie Dieu du Ciel!6.504.156-
Oak Barrel Aged Pale DeathDouble Mountain Brewery & Taproom9.504.496-
Jedi Mind TrickCambridge Brewing Company ? 4.056-
Glocal IPAUtepils Brewing Co6.503.656-
W.I.P.A. SnappaBrewery Vivant5.303.736-
Wallonia IPAKnee Deep Brewing Company6.504.286-
Diaboli Lactuca (Devil's Lettuce)Lupulin Brewing10.004.296-
DryadalisMike Hess Brewing - Miramar8.203.336-
Brainless WonderMonks House of Ale Repute / Gandy Dancer Brew Works6.803.696-
Belgian IPAGood Nature Farm Brewery & Tap Room8.003.586-
Paranoid AndroidBirdsong Brewing6.703.566-
Belgian IPAGreat Dane Pub & Brewing Company (Downtown) ? 3.976-
Killer White IPAVI Brewing5.003.926-
Georgia BelgiqueMoon River Brewing Company ? 3.546-
The Lemon Project #727East End Brewing Company5.603.886-
Brussels HopsWest Sixth Brewing Company7.003.76-
Belgian BonsaiMain Street Brewing Company6.903.926-
Devil's KettleEastlake Craft Brewery7.003.966-
More Cal-BelBanger Brewing7.303.646-
Madamoiselle Aramis IPABrasserie Du Mont Salève6.003.76-
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