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 1300) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
AbigaleSixpoint Brewery8.003.93319-
De Proef Reserve Signature Ale (w/ Tomme Arthur)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)8.504.07318-
Lips Of Faith - Super CruNew Belgium Brewing10.003.431480
St. Feuillien Grand CruBrasserie St. Feuillien9.503.94296-
TrifectaNight Shift Brewing7.003.74290-
St. StefanusBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.7.003.87289-
Flanders Fred (w/ Alan Sprints)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)7.504.16288-
Bière Du Boucanier GoldenBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.11.003.8427289
Augustijn Grand CruBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.9.003.8925492
Rince CochonRoman N.V.8.503.6225281
Super BaladinBirrificio Le Baladin8.003.8625285
De Proef Flemish Primitive Wild Ale (Surly Bird)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)9.003.99252-
Omer Traditional BlondBrouwerij Bockor N.V. / Brouwerij Omer Vander Ghinste8.003.6244-
Holy Mackerel Special Golden AleHoly Mackerel Small Batch Beers8.503.3423951
Funky E StarMikkeller ApS9.393.68225-
Caracole AmbréeBrasserie Caracole8.003.93221-
Stack N Stabb3 Floyds Brewing Co.8.503.78220-
Hop - RuiterScheldebrouwerij8.004.0221794
Ovila Belgian Style GoldenSierra Nevada Brewing Co.8.503.9212-
Blonde FatalePeace Tree Brewing Co.8.503.6211-
BrigandBrouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.9.003.7720696
Brainless Belgian-Style Golden AleEpic Brewing Company8.703.71202-
WostyntjeBrouwerij Smisje7.003.58199-
USAlive! (Alive)Mikkeller ApS8.003.97199-
Allagash EvoraAllagash Brewing Company9.004.05190-
InvocationWild Heaven Craft Beers8.503.95189-
AzraelDevils Backbone Brewing Company7.003.7318780
Satan RedBrouwerij De Block bvba8.003.57183-
The Auroch's HornOlvalde Farm and Brewing Company10.004.06179-
Leffe 9Abbaye de Leffe S.A.9.003.67178-
De Proef Signature Les Deux Brasseurs Ale (w/Jason Perkins)De Proefbrouwerij (bvba Andelot)8.504.15177-
Struise Tsjeeses Reserva (Bourbon Barrel Aged)De Struise Brouwers10.004.14171-
St. Feuillien BlondeBrasserie St. Feuillien7.503.9168-
Panic AttackHoly Mackerel Small Batch Beers10.003.3416471
1825Greenbush Brewing Company9.303.67163-
Bush PrestigeBrasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl13.004.0516386
Peach Grand CruGreat Divide Brewing Company12.003.47162-
JudasBrouwerij Alken-Maes8.503.7915793
Atomium Grand CruBrouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.8.003.85156-
A Honey Of A SaisonBoulder Beer / Wilderness Pub11.503.39152-
La Binchoise Spéciale Noël (Reserve Special - USA)Brasserie La Binchoise (Malterie des Remparts)9.004.0315292
Schlafly Grand CruThe Schlafly Tap Room9.003.89151-
True Blonde DubbelSka Brewing Co.8.003.54149-
Leffe RoyaleAbbaye de Leffe S.A.7.503.73148-
St. Sebastiaan Grande ReserveBrouwerij Sterkens N.V.10.003.85144-
Chardonnay Barrel Belgian Ale (Fall Migration)Evolution Craft Brewing Company7.204.0514291
Golden Chaos Golden AleBootlegger's Brewery8.503.68137-
Bière De BelœilBrasserie Dupont sprl8.503.96128-
Levud'sThe Bruery11.003.83127-
Satan GoldBrouwerij De Block bvba8.003.61124-
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