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 2635) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Wild Oats Series No. 25 - KoruBeau's All Natural Brewing Company6.003.8236-
Lux MundiSave The World Brewing Company5.803.7736-
Kwaremont BlondDe Brabandere6.603.0236-
Gruut BlondGentse Stadsbrouwerij5.503.6836-
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-
Bryan Ave Belgian Style BlondeWest Sixth Brewing Company6.003.7836-
La Corne (du Bois Des Pendus)Brasserie D'Ebly5.903.4236-
La Colombe TandemConshohocken Brewing Company6.403.7536-
Cheeky MonkeyChaos Mountain Brewing5.303.3935-
Legado De YusteGrupo Cruzcampo SA6.502.7435-
Hop GoddessOffshore Ale Company6.904.0335-
Ename BlondRoman N.V.6.503.3535-
StimulusEagle Rock Brewery7.753.5735-
Summer Belgian-Style Blonde AleChoc Beer Co. / Pete's Place5.503.6535-
St. Idesbald BlondBrouwerij Huyghe6.003.3135-
Abbaye D'Aulne Blonde Des Pères (Sur Lie) 6°Brasserie Val De Sambre6.003.5234-
Swingin' SinglePiece Brewery & Pizzeria5.003.634-
Belgian Pale AleAardwolf Brewing Company5.903.9734-
Malka Behira (Blonde)Malka Brewery6.503.7234-
Abbaye De ForestBrasserie de Silly S.A.6.503.5334-
La Gauloise AmbréeBrasserie Du Bocq5.503.5634-
New Norcia Abbey AleMalt Shovel Brewery7.003.4234-
BelafonteCOAST Brewing Company5.704.1634-
Sons Of Ben Rowdy Style AleYards Brewing Co.5.703.7634-
La GaillardeUnibroue5.003.2833-
Embrace The Funk - DelicieuxYazoo Brewing Company5.903.9333-
Ballistic BlondeLucky Town Brewing Co.5.20433-
Abita Select MayhawkAbita Brewing Co.6.503.733-
Ace Of Spades / Schuppenaas Amber AleBrouwerij Het Nest6.503.5933-
Special Block 6Brouwerij De Block bvba6.003.4233-
Southside BlondePerennial Artisan Ales5.503.7233-
Abbaye De St AmandBrasserie De Brunehaut7.003.53284
Senne / Le Trou Du Diable Schieve TabarnakBrasserie de la Senne6.503.7432-
KastaarBrouwerij De Block bvba5.003.6332-
Petit Rouge Hibiscus Belgian Pale AleHeretic Brewing Company5.303.832-
Sugar Creek PaleSugar Creek Brewing Company6.003.7932-
Dikke MathileBrouwerij Strubbe6.003.5431-
Anker BlondBrouwerij Het Anker6.503.9231-
SimpelOvershores Brewing Co.4.003.4831-
Schlafly Belgian SingelThe Schlafly Tap Room5.003.8731-
Dick's Silk LadyDick's Brewing Company5.003.5131-
NivardStift Engelszell5.503.4731-
Wisby KlosterölGotlands Bryggeri5.003.0930-
HellekapelleBrouwerij De Bie5.003.653096
Borman's Belgian AleBlue & Gray Brewing Co. ? 3.3630-
SanctifiedRound Guys Brewing Company10.003.3730-
Jan Van GentBrouwerij Liefmans5.503.7630-
Vieux TempsStella Artois5.203.183072
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