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American Malt Liquor

For the most part, Malt Liquor beers are sold in the infamous 40 oz sized bottles. Straw to pale amber in color, most use excessive amounts of adjuncts, such as corn, rice, refined brewers sugar (dextrose) and as a result there are very few "all malt" brewed malt liquors. Hops are barely used, just enough is added to balance off any cloyingness. Higher alcohol versions tend to have a loads of fusel alcohol, which gives off solvent or fuel like aromas and flavors. They are attenuated very well, meaning a higher ratio of fermentable sugars are present over other beers, but without using as many ingredients and still ending up with a high alcohol content. Some breweries enable the use of special enzymes to further breakdown the malt and adjuncts so they will yield a larger percentage of alcohol. This makes for quite a dry beer, with only a small amount of unfermented sugars and a kick that will knock you on your ass.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 6.0-9.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 229) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Bootlegger Prohibition BeerDockyard Distillers5.501.995-
ML209Four Peaks Brewing Company - 8th Street Brewery8.203.715-
Big Hurt Beer MVPBig Hurt Brewing Company5.00-5-
RickhouseJackie O's Pub & Brewery9.50-5-
Wild Cat Malt LiquorMelanie Brewing Company ? 2.65-
Anchor StrongGuinness Anchor Berhad / Sungei Way Brewery8.802.185-
Ridin' DirtyFort Garry Brewing Company Ltd.6.202.55-
Bud Light Lime Cherry-Ahh-RitaAnheuser-Busch8.002.795-
NC-17Naked City Taphouse ? 3.295-
Stone Cold DraftFort Garry Brewing Company Ltd.6.202.855-
Perfect 10Mountain Crest Liquors8.601.954-
Carling Black Label Suprême 8.0%Molson Coors Canada8.002.314-
Medina Malt LiquorBellevue Brewing Company8.003.684-
Quilmes NightCervecería y Maltería Quilmes / Grupo Bemberg6.901.914-
Six Four ImpalaNoble Ale Works6.403.384-
AK-47Elysian Brewing Company8.003.234-
Great Western Gold StrongGreat Western Brewing6.302.144-
Labatt Blue Dry 7.1%Labatt Brewing Company Ltd.7.102.024-
Jesse's Malt LiquorCollege Street Brewhouse & Pub8.003.14-
Labatt Max PunchLabatt Brewing Company Ltd.8.001.964-
Molson Dry 10.1Molson Coors Canada10.102.374-
Skol Beats ExtremeCervejarias Reunidas Skol-Caracu6.902.384-
East Jackson Malt LiquorSnake River Brewing Company & Brewpub7.003.564-
The Wild Cat Malt LiquorPittsburgh Brewing Co. ? 2.184-
Carta VerdeFredericksburg Brewing Company, Inc.4.803.294-
Axe Head WatermelonMinhas Craft Brewery12.001.863-
Yankee Jim Silver ReserveBig Hole Brewing Company5.901.633-
Budweiser MagnumAnheuser-Busch8.002.63-
Royal Dutch Post Horn 16%United Dutch Breweries B.V.16.002.093-
All Saints RevelationAll Saints Brewing Company7.803.533-
Colt 45 Triple HopsAsia Brewery7.20-3-
Four O Ice Malt LiquorMelanie Brewing Company10.002.113-
Bell Bird Premium StrongBlossom Industries Ltd.8.002.033-
Street Corner 40South Shore Brewery ? 3.383-
One Hitter Quitter4 Hands Brewing Co. ? 3.173-
Brown Paper BagCharleston Brewing Company7.203.793-
Movin' OnOdell Brewing Company9.80-3-
Black Ice603 Brewery6.602.982-
Iceberg Extra Strong BeerHimalaya Brewery Ltd.7.002.512-
Cariboo MaltPacific Western Brewing Company8.003.572-
Nepal Ice Super StrongNepal Brewery Company7.002.382-
710 Malt LiquorEdge Brewing Company6.502.832-
Royal Dutch Post Horn 12%United Dutch Breweries B.V.12.002.972-
Axe Head Fruit PunchMinhas Craft Brewery12.001.432-
Ave RatBig Time Brewery & Alehouse ? 3.722-
Wild Cat IceMelanie Brewing Company ? 2.712-
Great Western Gold ExtraGreat Western Brewing9.002.792-
Japanese Ale SanshoSekinoichi-shuzou, Iwate-kura Brewery5.053.252-
Real Gold 5000Nepal Brewery Company7.502.782-
Colt 45 Blast - Strawberry LemonadePabst Brewing Company12.002.922-
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