Belgian Pale Ale

Description:
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 - 151 to 200 (out of 2778) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Toccalmatto/Prairie Ales Okie MatildaBirra Toccalmatto6.203.8957-
Abbaye De Floreffe BlondeBrasserie Lefèbvre SA6.303.6456-
Kuka - BlondeAndean Brewing Company6.503.2356-
Valeir BlondBrouwerij Contreras6.503.845584
Morning DewCambridge Brewing Company5.50455-
Golden OxOld Ox Brewery6.503.654-
Kasteel HoppyBrouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.6.503.2454-
Celestial Blonde AleOld Forge Brewing Company7.003.6454-
't Smisje BlondBrouwerij Smisje6.003.1753-
Palm ExportBrouwerij Palm NV5.403.353-
Punk Rock For Rich KidsSolemn Oath Brewery5.503.9753-
Petite OrvalBrasserie d'Orval S.A.3.504.075298
Palm Hop SelectBrouwerij Palm NV6.003.652-
HairbangerBauhaus Brew Labs5.503.952-
La Gauloise BlondeBrasserie Du Bocq6.303.5752-
De Koninck BlondBrouwerij De Koninck NV6.003.4851-
JennekeRivertown Brewing Co.6.103.3250-
Spécial De RyckBrouwerij De Ryck5.503.125071
Mellow MonksWeyerbacher Brewing Co.4.503.7650-
Beach Bum Joe Belgian Pale AleMispillion River Brewing5.503.7949-
Cortez GoldMission Brewery5.003.4448-
Saint Hubbins AbbeyHigh & Mighty Beer Co.6.503.4448-
Gouyasse TraditionBrasserie Des Légendes6.003.847-
Biere D'Abbaye LacuBrasserie Lacu6.303.7547-
Malheur 6°Brouwerij De Landtsheer NV6.003.6947-
Wendelinus BlondeBrasserie Meteor6.803.434772
Expo 58Ninkasi Brewing Company5.003.5246-
Albert 3Le Trou Du Diable5.493.8845-
CruxMonkish Brewing Co.5.403.5845-
Astral WeeksRight Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub4.404.144-
Belgian Style Golden StrongOzark Beer Co.7.004.0144-
WandelpadBlock 15 Brewery & Restaurant6.403.943-
1787 Abbey SingleNew Jersey Beer Company4.803.143-
Struise Kloeke BlondeDe Struise Brouwers6.003.9942-
Hyena!3 Floyds Brewing Co.6.003.8842-
Palm DobbelBrouwerij Palm NV6.003.284150
Brugse Zot - UnfilteredHuisbrouwerij De Halve Maan6.003.7841-
Eisenbahn Pale AleCervejaria Sudbrack Ltda4.803.8841-
Belgo-APABrickStone Restaurant & Brewery6.252.8641-
MotuechaDe Struise Brouwers5.003.6440-
Cheeky MonkeyChaos Mountain Brewing5.303.440-
Corsendonk RousseBrouwerij Corsendonk8.003.5740-
Southside BlondePerennial Artisan Ales5.503.7340-
Jade (Biere Biologique)Brasserie Castelain4.603.6539-
Pallet Jack Pale AleOtto's Pub and Brewery6.103.8939-
Andelot Cuvee EuphoriqueDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)6.503.8438-
Legado De YusteGrupo Cruzcampo SA6.502.6638-
Kwaremont BlondDe Brabandere6.603.0338-
Gandavum Dry HoppingDe Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.503.9738-
Gruut BlondGentse Stadsbrouwerij5.503.6838-
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