Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Like a Belgian Pale Ale, the strong versions will also be pale to golden in color. What sets them apart is a much higher alcohol content that can range from hidden to spicy to devastatingly present. Expect a complex and powerful ale, yet delicate with rounded flavors and big, billowy, rocky, white head. Hop and malt character can vary, most are fruity and quite hoppy, but hop flavor and aroma will generally be within the low range and artfully balanced.

Duvel is the quintessential example of this style, and many others have tried to imitate it with similar references to the devil.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 7.0-12.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name < Brewery ABV Ratings Avg
#021 OreliaWisconsin Brewing Co.9.500-
#1 Abbey AleFat Head's Brewery & Saloon7.4013.92
't Gaverhopke Den Blond 8° (White Cap)Brouwerij 't Gaverhopke8.0092.83
't Gaverhopke Zingende BlondineBrouwerij 't Gaverhopke9.80763.88
't Smisje FioriBrouwerij Smisje9.00243.12
't ZeemkenHuisbrouwerij Den Tseut8.5013.92
1 YearBlindman Brewing8.9073.91
1.21 Giga WattsLincoln's Beard Brewing Co.8.2023.64
1.21 GigawattsThe Bier Brewery10.1043.8
1414 AmbrosiusBrouwerij Anders5.000-
14th Anniversary AleRock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery8.7014.1
1825Greenbush Brewing Company9.301673.83
1997 Collaboration With Melvin + The CommonsRoyale Brewing Company10.700-
2 Grand CruBlock Brewing Company8.4013.87
2017 Golden Strong AleLake Anne Brew House9.000-
20th Anniversary AleManayunk Brewery and Restaurant11.0064.02
2290 Vorselaars DorpsbierBrouwerij Anders6.000-
24 CaratsMother Earth Brew Co.8.0043.77
28 BrettCaulier Developpement (Maison Caulier)7.5063.64
3TailFreetail Brewing Company9.90393.82
50 Shades Of GoldBelly Love Brewing Company9.2043.48
52 PickupBluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant7.6024.27
6000 Pieds Sous TerreMicrobrasserie Le Prospecteur11.000-
668 Neighbor Of The BeastNew England Brewing Co.7.809133.96
6th Anniversary AleLadyface Ale Companie10.3044.25
7PKBrouwerij Anders7.0023.25
A Honey Of A SaisonBoulder Beer / Wilderness Pub11.501533.43
Aarschots KruikenbierBrouwerij Sterkens N.V.7.600-
AbaddonEthereal Brewing8.00133.97
Abanddon AleA1A Aleworks ? 34
Abbaye D'Aulne Triple Blonde 9°Brasserie Val De Sambre8.00303.61
Abbaye De FontfroideBrasserie d'Oc6.5012.8
Abbaye Des Bonne-EspéranceBrasserie Lefèbvre SA7.80213.34
Abbey NormalMilwaukee Ale House7.3023.7
Abbey NormalMilwaukee Ale House6.5023.73
Abbey TripelInbound BrewCo9.2033.94
Abby's FaultIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant9.00164.07
AbigaleSixpoint Brewery8.003203.96
Abita Bourbon Street Belgian Style Golden AleAbita Brewing Co.9.5074
AbrahamHandbrauerei Gerhard Forstner8.5013.81
AbsolutionDoc G's Brewing Co.12.000-
AcclamationPollyanna Brewing Company7.70313.98
AccompliceOhana Brewing Company9.4043.03
Adlers Belgian GoldTurkey Hill Brewing Co. Pub & Grille ? 33.84
Affligem Paters VatBrouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem7.00113.71
Ain't The Devil HappyOriginal Gravity / Final Gravity Brewing Co.8.0013
Airtight Alibi Belgian BlondeContrary Brewing Co7.200-
AkumaIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant8.200-
AlchemyBirrificio Della Granda9.0013.5
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