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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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 1384) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
La SeigneurialeUnibroue7.503.91331-
De Proef Reserve Signature Ale (w/ Tomme Arthur)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)8.504.08321-
AbigaleSixpoint Brewery8.003.93320-
Super CruNew Belgium Brewing10.003.431480
St. Feuillien Grand CruBrasserie St. Feuillien9.503.95310-
TrifectaNight Shift Brewing7.003.73308-
Flanders Fred (w/ Alan Sprints)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.504.16302-
St. StefanusBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.7.003.87294-
Bière Du Boucanier GoldenBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.11.003.8427389
Rince CochonRoman N.V.8.503.6225781
Augustijn Grand CruBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.9.003.8925792
De Proef Flemish Primitive Wild Ale (Surly Bird)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)9.003.99254-
Omer Traditional BlondBrouwerij Bockor N.V. / Brouwerij Omer Vander Ghinste8.003.625289
Super BaladinBirrificio Le Baladin8.003.8625285
Holy Mackerel Special Golden AleHoly Mackerel Small Batch Beers "the garage project"8.503.3424351
Stack N Stabb3 Floyds Brewing Co.8.503.78232-
Funky E StarMikkeller ApS9.393.68225-
Caracole AmbréeBrasserie Caracole8.003.93222-
Hop - RuiterScheldebrouwerij8.004.0122094
Blonde FatalePeace Tree Brewing Co.8.503.61218-
Ovila Belgian Style GoldenSierra Nevada Brewing Co.8.503.9212-
BrigandBrouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.9.003.7821196
Allagash EvoraAllagash Brewing Company9.004.04209-
Brainless Belgian-Style Golden AleEpic Brewing Company8.703.71207-
USAlive! (Alive)Mikkeller ApS8.003.97202-
WostyntjeBrouwerij Smisje7.003.58199-
InvocationWild Heaven Beer8.503.96192-
Struise Tsjeeses Reserva (Bourbon Barrel Aged)De Struise Brouwers10.004.15190-
AzraelDevils Backbone Brewing Company7.003.7318780
Satan RedBrouwerij De Block bvba8.003.58186-
Leffe 9Abbaye de Leffe S.A.9.003.67182-
The Auroch's HornOlvalde Farm and Brewing Company10.004.06179-
De Proef Signature Les Deux Brasseurs Ale (w/Jason Perkins)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)8.504.15177-
St. Feuillien BlondeBrasserie St. Feuillien7.503.9176-
Panic AttackHoly Mackerel Small Batch Beers "the garage project"10.003.3616971
1825Greenbush Brewing Company9.303.7164-
JudasBrouwerij Alken-Maes8.503.7916393
Bush PrestigeBrasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl13.004.0516386
Peach Grand CruGreat Divide Brewing Company12.003.47162-
Atomium Grand CruBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.8.003.85157-
Schlafly Grand CruThe Schlafly Tap Room9.003.91155-
Leffe RoyaleAbbaye de Leffe S.A.7.503.74153-
A Honey Of A SaisonBoulder Beer / Wilderness Pub11.503.39153-
La Binchoise Spéciale Noël (Reserve Special - USA)Brasserie La Binchoise (Malterie des Remparts)9.004.0315292
True Blonde DubbelSka Brewing Co.8.003.55151-
Chardonnay Barrel Belgian Ale (Fall Migration)Evolution Craft Brewing Company7.204.0514891
St. Sebastiaan Grande ReserveBrouwerij Sterkens N.V.10.003.85145-
Broken AngelTrillium Brewing Company9.203.99144-
Golden Chaos Golden AleBootlegger's Brewery8.503.68139-
Levud'sThe Bruery11.003.83132-
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