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 - 201 to 250 (out of 2780) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
La Gauloise AmbréeBrasserie Du Bocq5.503.5338-
Solitude (Abbey Ale: Belgian Amber Ale)Brewery Vivant6.503.4738-
Summer BlondeSouthampton Publick House5.003.6938-
Belgian Pale AleIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant5.003.7338-
Sugar Creek PaleSugar Creek Brewing Company6.003.7938-
Day Trip (Extra Hoppy Golden Ale)Enlightenment Ales4.703.8438-
Ch'ti AmbréeBrasserie Castelain5.903.4238-
Embrace The Funk - DelicieuxYazoo Brewing Company5.903.8937-
Lux MundiSave The World Brewing Company5.803.7637-
Ename BlondRoman N.V.6.503.3837-
West Sixth Belgian BlondeWest Sixth Brewing Company6.003.7837-
Sons Of Ben Rowdy Style AleYards Brewing Co.5.703.7937-
NivardStift Engelszell5.503.4537-
La Colombe TandemConshohocken Brewing Company6.403.7537-
Wild Oats Series No. 25 - KoruBeau's All Natural Brewing Company6.003.8236-
Belgian Pale AleAardwolf Brewing Company5.903.9836-
Malka Behira (Blonde)Malka Brewery6.503.6636-
Ace Of Spades / Schuppenaas Amber AleBrouwerij Het Nest6.503.6536-
Triporteur From HeavenBrouwerij Anders6.203.7236-
The Bold Belgian Pale AleDead Frog Brewing5.003.6736-
Oscar's Pardon Dry-Hopped Belgian Pale AleHaymarket Pub & Brewery4.503.5936-
StimulusEagle Rock Brewery7.753.5736-
La Corne (du Bois Des Pendus)Brasserie D'Ebly5.903.4236-
Swingin' SinglePiece Brewery & Pizzeria5.003.635-
Hop GoddessOffshore Ale Company6.904.0335-
Wild & FunkyB.O.M. Brewery5.403.7535-
Summer Belgian-Style Blonde AleChoc Beer Co. / Pete's Place5.503.6535-
St. Idesbald BlondBrouwerij Huyghe6.003.3135-
La GaillardeUnibroue5.003.2834-
Abbaye D'Aulne Blonde Des Pères (Sur Lie) 6°Brasserie Val De Sambre6.003.5234-
Ballistic BlondeLucky Town Brewing Co.5.20434-
Senne / Le Trou Du Diable Schieve TabarnakBrasserie de la Senne6.503.7434-
Abbaye De ForestBrasserie de Silly S.A.6.503.5334-
New Norcia Abbey AleMalt Shovel Brewery7.003.4234-
Petit Rouge Hibiscus Belgian Pale AleHeretic Brewing Company5.303.7434-
BelafonteCOAST Brewing Company5.704.1634-
Wandering Monk AleEvolution Craft Brewing Company6.30433-
Abita Select MayhawkAbita Brewing Co.6.503.733-
Special Block 6Brouwerij De Block bvba6.003.4233-
Abbaye De St AmandBrasserie De Brunehaut7.003.53284
Wipers Times 14Brasserie Kazematten6.503.8832-
KastaarBrouwerij De Block bvba5.003.6332-
Lenoir Belgian AleBell City Brewing Co6.503.4632-
Dikke MathileBrouwerij Strubbe6.003.5431-
Anker BlondBrouwerij Het Anker6.503.9231-
Borman's Belgian AleBlue & Gray Brewing Co. ? 3.3731-
SimpelOvershores Brewing Co.4.003.5931-
SanctifiedRound Guys Brewing Company10.003.3731-
Schlafly Belgian SingelThe Schlafly Tap Room5.003.8731-
ManeblusserBrouwerij Het Anker6.003.7731-
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