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Belgian Pale Ale

Belgian Pales consume the Belgian brewing scene, and were initially brewed to compete with Pilseners during the WWII time frame. They differ from other regional Pale Ale varieties, by traditionally being less bitter, using aged hops for a delicate hop finish, and boasting sweetish to toasty malt overtones. They should be decanted properly, leaving the yeast in the bottle. This will showcase their brilliant color range from pale straw yellow to amber hues. Most will be crowned with thick, clinging, rocky white heads. Flavors and aromas will vary. Some have natural spice characters from yeast and hops, while others are spiced.

There's a recent growing trend to make much more "hoppy" Pale Ales, to entice the US market and its hopheads. See De Ranke XX Bitter.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 2583) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Allagash Sixteen Counties (2016+)Allagash Brewing Company7.304.13113-
Lips Of Faith Golden Ale (Hof Ten Dormaal Collaboration)New Belgium Brewing7.003.79112-
Kapittel BlondBrouwerij Van Eecke N.V.6.503.6111-
Petrus Speciale AleDe Brabandere5.503.22110-
Saint Druon De Sebourg (French Abbey Ale)Brasserie Duyck6.003.410762
Single IntentThree Taverns Craft Brewery5.003.73103-
Westmalle Trappist ExtraBrouwerij Westmalle4.803.99101-
Belgian Congo Pale AleDevils Backbone Brewing Company6.803.8100-
The Brewer's Art Presents Birdhouse Pale AleThe Brewer's Art5.003.83100-
FictionRhinegeist Brewery6.003.7498-
La Trappe PuurBierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.4.703.589690
Josef Belgian Blonde AleBrouwerij Martens NV6.003.2295-
PandoraIdle Hands Craft Ales6.003.729587
Golden State AleUncommon Brewers6.403.569383
AMA BiondaAmarcord Birra Artigianale Italiana6.003.6591-
Golden Fleece BPAQuest Brewing Co.4.503.7288-
Brussels CallingBrasserie de la Senne6.003.9583-
Triporteur From HeavenB.O.M. Brewery6.203.9780-
Tongerlo 6 Dubbel BlondBrouwerij Haacht NV6.003.480-
Via Cordis Abbey BlondeTwo Roads Brewing Company5.203.758086
Ginger Man AleCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.753.6779-
OublietteSolemn Oath Brewery6.003.8175-
Proto GradusPenrose Brewing4.003.6374-
Lunatic BlondeWicked Weed Brewing6.503.973-
BottleTree Belgian BlondeBottleTree Beer Co.5.003.572-
Wolf 7Brouwerij Wolf7.403.9572-
La Binchoise Blonde TraditionBrasserie La Binchoise (Malterie des Remparts)6.503.837199
Belgian Pale AleThe Bronx Brewery6.703.756886
Arbor Brewing Bollywood BlondeArbor Brewing Company5.803.4468-
Newlin's Original Belgian Oatmeal PaleHaw River Farmhouse Ales5.403.9166-
Jopen HoppenbierJopen Bier BV Haarlem6.803.7166-
Mad BelgianMad River Brewing Company6.503.464-
Golden OneAnthem Brewing Company6.803.463-
FlacatouneMicrobrasserie Charlevoix7.003.8963-
Paddle Break BlondeBent Paddle Brewing Co.6.003.8763-
Eisenbahn S.A.P.A. (South American Pale Ale)Cervejaria Sudbrack Ltda5.103.3563-
Sunshine And HoppinessDrop-In Brewing Company5.103.763-
The RoseThe Black Abbey Brewing Company5.803.9163-
PatriarchIdle Hands Craft Ales5.803.9362-
Black Diamond Free Style Belgian Blonde AleBlack Diamond Brewing Co.5.203.4762-
SilviusBoom Island Brewing Company5.503.4460-
Stanley Park 1897 AmberStanley Park Brewery5.103.3260-
Steenbrugge BlondBrouwerij Palm NV6.503.6159-
Brunehaut BlondeBrasserie De Brunehaut6.503.485876
Hup! Hup! Hup!Other Half Brewing Co.5.504.0158-
NoblesseBrouwerij De Dochter van de Korenaar5.503.6758-
Love KnifeShort's Brewing Company6.703.9157-
Mons Abbey BlondeBrasserie Belgh Brasse7.003.755784
CrAbbey AleVictory Brewing Company - Downingtown5.203.6956-
Abbaye De Floreffe BlondeBrasserie Lefèbvre SA6.303.6454-
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