American Pale Ale (APA)

Of British origin, this style is now popular worldwide and the use of local ingredients, or imported, produces variances in character from region to region. Generally, expect a good balance of malt and hops. Fruity esters and diacetyl can vary from none to moderate, and bitterness can range from lightly floral to pungent.

American versions tend to be cleaner and hoppier, while British tend to be more malty, buttery, aromatic and balanced.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Sierra Nevada Pale AleSierra Nevada Brewing Co.5.604.0511,02391
Zombie Dust3 Floyds Brewing Co.6.204.539,692-
Dale's Pale AleOskar Blues Grill & Brew6.503.937,15881
Alpha King3 Floyds Brewing Co.6.664.266,30494
PseudoSueToppling Goliath Brewing Company5.804.513,905-
Mirror Pond Pale AleDeschutes Brewery5.003.923,66196
Daisy Cutter Pale AleHalf Acre Beer Company5.204.173,52394
Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale AleSweetWater Brewing Company5.403.643,47880
Great Lakes Burning River Pale AleGreat Lakes Brewing Co.6.003.993,17893
MOMaine Beer Company6.004.273,067-
Peeper AleMaine Beer Company5.504.092,73994
Founders Pale AleFounders Brewing Company5.403.72,723-
Headwaters Pale AleVictory Brewing Company - Downingtown5.203.912,57190
EdwardHill Farmstead Brewery5.204.42,521-
Moon Man No Coast Pale AleNew Glarus Brewing Company5.004.112,49290
Red Chair NWPADeschutes Brewery6.204.12,47996
Doggie Style Classic Pale AleFlying Dog Brewery5.503.642,35885
Fire Rock Pale AleKona Brewing Co.6.003.622,31090
Pride & Joy Mild Ale3 Floyds Brewing Co.5.003.942,191-
Hazed Hoppy Session AleBoulder Beer / Wilderness Pub5.003.722,01179
Founders Mosaic PromiseFounders Brewing Company5.504.061,965-
Pale 31Firestone Walker Brewing Co.4.903.861,884-
New Dogtown Pale AleLagunitas Brewing Company6.203.991,850-
Born Yesterday Pale AleLagunitas Brewing Company6.504.411,80790
Terrapin Rye Pale AleTerrapin Beer Company5.303.831,80081
Fort Point Pale AleTrillium Brewing Company6.604.491,66092
Fresh Hop Pale AleGreat Divide Brewing Company6.104.081,54893
YumYum3 Floyds Brewing Co.5.503.991,514-
Phin & Matt's Extraordinary AleSouthern Tier Brewing Company5.203.571,48579
LiveSouthern Tier Brewing Company5.503.931,48483
Invasion Pale AleCigar City Brewing5.003.931,467-
Space Station: Middle Finger3 Floyds Brewing Co.6.004.171,441-
Galaxy Dry Hopped Fort Point Pale AleTrillium Brewing Company6.604.551,30491
Grunion Pale AleBallast Point Brewing Company5.504.081,276-
Hop Trip (Bond Street Series)Deschutes Brewery5.904.121,26498
Row 2/Hill 56Russian River Brewing Company5.804.331,220-
Boat BeerCarton Brewing Company4.204.091,21595
Tallgrass 8-Bit Pale AleTallgrass Brewing Company5.203.821,103-
Ten Hills Pale AleGoose Island Beer Co.6.203.671,094-
Equinox AleLagunitas Brewing Company8.404.051,081-
DigNew Belgium Brewing5.603.681,07882
A Tiny Beautiful SomethingMaine Beer Company5.504.041,073-
Green LineGoose Island Beer Co.5.403.581,070-
St. LupulinOdell Brewing Company6.504.081,06492
312 Urban Pale AleGoose Island Beer Co.5.403.381,064-
Pale AleBoulevard Brewing Co.5.403.611,046-
One Claw Rye Pale AleWestbrook Brewing Co.6.004.031,014-
HopaliciousAle Asylum5.703.921,005-
Double Dry Hopped Fort Point Pale AleTrillium Brewing Company6.604.571,003-
Citra Pale AleHill Farmstead Brewery5.404.38976-
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