American Black Ale

Description:
Also referred to as a Black IPA (India Pale Ale) or Cascadian Dark Ale, ales of this style range from dark brown to pitch black and showcase malty and light to moderate roasty notes and are often quite hoppy generally with the use of American hops. Alcohol can range from average to high depending on if the brewery is going for a "dobule / imperial" version.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 5.0-10.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 2085) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
IBALakefront Brewery, Inc.6.503.8727287
DamienSurly Brewing Company8.003.98272-
Shipyard Black IPAShipyard Brewing Co.6.203.67267-
Route Of All Evil Black AleTwo Roads Brewing Company7.503.61251-
Hop HeathenHoppin' Frog Brewery8.804.11245-
Lead FeatherHalf Acre Beer Company6.003.92233-
Serious MadnessMad River Brewing Company8.203.94217-
Armored Fist Double CDABoneyard Beer Company10.004.26217-
Dark ElementElement Brewing Company9.004.0520890
Black TunaPipeworks Brewing Company9.504.33207-
Flying Monkeys Netherworld Cascadian Dark AleFlying Monkeys Craft Brewery6.003.84203-
BIG HAPI India Black AleLawson's Finest Liquids7.503.96203-
Black Raven IPAOlde Hickory Brewery7.003.8220383
Trout Hop Black IPAGrand Teton Brewing Co.8.504.0219996
Butchertown Black AleSpeakeasy Ales & Lagers8.003.819591
Black IPASanta Fe Brewing Company7.103.79194-
PenombreBrasserie Dieu du Ciel!6.503.83194-
El Hopadillo NegroKarbach Brewing Co.7.203.84192-
Komodo Dragon Fly Black IPAUpland Brewing Company6.503.7919081
FosterHill Farmstead Brewery6.504.18188-
The Great Dismal Black IPAO'Connor Brewing Co.7.503.88183-
Bump In The Night (Brewmaster Reserve 2011)Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub6.503.4217990
Black Citra Not So Pale AleOdd Side Ales5.803.83177-
Specialty Beer XXX Black Double IPAMidnight Sun Brewing Co.8.503.99176-
Pot Kettle BlackYeastie Boys6.003.71170-
Sobek & SetFinch's Beer Co.8.003.83164-
Dark HopsBeer Here8.504.01161-
Troubadour WestkustBrouwerij De Musketiers9.204.08159-
El CuCuyMarshall Brewing Company8.604.1115290
Alter Ego Black IPA4 Hands Brewing Co.5.503.77152-
Evil Twin Femme Fatale NoirEvil Twin Brewing6.003.78152-
Black Malts And Body SaltsTo ├śl9.904.24152-
Furry Black India Pale AleNorth Peak Brewing Company7.203.9615190
Wild RavenThornbridge Brewery6.604.07148-
Black BettyBeavertown Brewery7.404.0614888
Skunk Black IPAThree Heads Brewing - Tasting Room6.503.6514784
DougOther Half Brewing Co.7.104.15145-
Black Moon IPARock Art Brewery10.004.13145-
Secession Black India Pale Ale (CDA)Hopworks Urban Brewery6.504.02144100
Sticky FatHalf Acre Beer Company6.303.97143-
Pitch BlackLost Nation Brewing5.403.87138-
Cottonwood FrostbiteFoothills Brewing Company - Downtown Brewpub6.504.01137-
Amager / Grassroots Black NitroAmager Bryghus7.803.89132-
Haywire Double Black American AleIndeed Brewing Company11.504.25131-
DarkwaterSwamp Head Brewery6.803.94123-
White Birch NyxWhite Birch Brewing7.004.13117-
Mendocino Black IPAMendocino Brewing Company6.003.411589
Vacuum ReadymadeStillwater Artisanal Ales8.003.88113-
Dark Rain Black Pale AleBridgePort Brewing Co. / Brewpub5.603.34109-
Revival Double Black IPARevival Brewing Co.8.003.95109-
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