Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Description:
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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Style Examples - 1451 to 1481 (out of 1481) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
Monk’s MoodBe Right Back Brewing Company (BRB Co.)8.0000
ClaritySundowner Brewery9.0000
Barrel Aged Pig Dog (collaboration W/ Alan Sprints)Royale Brewing Company9.8000
I Love GoldSundowner Brewery8.2700
BurstSundowner Brewery8.7000
La Calavera Alice The Fox Is A LiarLa Calavera7.5000
Bière Des Moniteurs Ambrée SafranBrasserie des sources de Vanoise5.5000
La Matchut AmbréeBrasserie Galibier6.0000
Jos-Les-BoeufsLoup Rouge7.0000
LampHoly City Brewing7.7000
Grand CruWarPigs Brewpub9.0000
False ProphetBrewLAB10.9000
Tony BenderSide Lot Brewery8.0000
Holiday BazaarRainy Daze Brewing9.0000
BelgzebubReCraft Brewery7.8000
Bound By GravityUrban Lodge Brewery & Restaurant7.5000
Père-MarquetteGambrinus7.4000
Brother Maynard's Golden Strong Belgian AleLa Verne Brewing Co.9.0000
Lost FishermanPersimmon Hollow Brewing ? 00
Belgian Strong Pale AleMorgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery And Eatery9.0000
Fort Du Nord Belgian Golden StrongWicked Wort Brewing Company9.8000
Hoppy Pineapple Belgian StrongQuest Brewing Co.9.5000
Belgian Golden AleJoBoy's Brew Pub7.0000
L'abbaye BlondeBrasserie du Marais Poitevin8.0000
6000 Pieds Sous TerreMicrobrasserie Le Prospecteur11.0000
1997 Collaboration With Melvin + The CommonsRoyale Brewing Company10.7000
The SermonUpper Hand Brewery9.0000
Belgian Strong Golden AleBlack Heart Brewery8.6000
Belgian Golden StrongWild Woods Brewery ? 00
Dim MakWit's End Brewing Company9.2000
Aarschots KruikenbierBrouwerij Sterkens N.V.7.6000
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