The IPA List

After reviewing the whole list of choices, I chose all the IPA's or very hoppy brews that I have tried and liked. I am a hop-head and continuously seek out the hoppiest beer I can find. I have the same goal for my brewing as well. The list has beer from many places and some that aren't listed as IPA, however are on the hoppier side and worth tasting nonetheless. If you are out for a hops fix, any beer on this list can be of service to you. ENJOY!

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21st Amendment Brew Free! or Die IPA

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Brewed By: 
21st Amendment
Self-Defined Style: 
IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.0% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
70 IBU

BREW FREE! OR DIE IPA is brewed with some serious west coast attitude. This aromatic golden IPA starts with a sucker punch of six different hops to the nose, quickly balanced by a solid malt backbone. Our top selling beer at the pub, this IPA starts big and finishes clean leaving you wanting more.

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Avery IPA

Product - Avery IPA
Brewed By: 
Avery Brewing Company
Self-Defined Style: 
IPA
Strength (ABV): 
6.5% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
69 IBU

In the 1700's one crafty brewer discovered that a healthy dose of hops and an increased alcohol content preserved his ales during the long voyage to India (as depicted in our label) to quench the thirst of British troops. Today, we tip our hat to that historic innovation by brewing Colorado's hoppiest pale ale. Avery IPA demands to be poured into your favorite glass to truly appreciate the citrusy, floral bouquet and the rich, malty finish. Brewed by hopheads for hopheads!

Best With: 
Seafood dishes such as ahi tuna or seared scallops are a great match, as are creamy pasta dishes like fettucini alfredo or pasta carbonara. The acidity and hop bitterness of Avery IPA will cut through creamy flavors and textures, providing balance to the pairing.
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Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA

Product - Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA
Brewed By: 
Bear Republic
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
7.0% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
69 IBU

This is a full bodied beer using American grains. The goal was to create a base for showing off the unique floral qualities of two Pacific Northwest hops, Columbus and Cascade. Columbus is a new hybrid High Alpha Acid hop used mostly for bittering, but used heavily as an aromatic in this bold brew. Cascade is the balance that ties the malt and bittering hops together. It is a true specialty ale and is our brewer's statement on this style.

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Bell's Two Hearted Ale

Product - Bell's Two Hearted Ale
Brewed By: 
Bell's Brewery, Inc.
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
7.0% ABV

India Pale Ale style well suited for Hemingway-esque trips to the Upper Peninsula. American malts and enormous hop additions give this beer a crisp finish and incredible floral hop aroma.

Best With: 
With a bold emphasis on hop bitterness, India pale ales are the ultimate beverage pairing for spicy dishes. The sharp hop presence in most India pale ales can stand up to even the most devilish of spices in Cajun, Malaysian, Japanese, Indian, and Mexican cuisine.
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BrewDog Atlantic IPA

Product - BrewDog Atlantic IPA
Brewed By: 
BrewDog
Self-Defined Style: 
British IPA

The most authentic British IPA produced in the last 100 years. The recipe is a classic British IPA, placed into oak barrels for fermentation, which takes place over the North Atlantic on a fishing vessel for 7 weeks.

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Brooklyner-Schneider Hopfen-Weisse

Product - Brooklyner-Schneider Hopfen-Weisse
Brewed By: 
Brooklyn
Self-Defined Style: 
Dry-hopped Weizenbock
Strength (ABV): 
8.5% ABV

This brew is the result of the long friendship of Brooklyn brewmaster Garrett Oliver and Schneider brewmaster Hans-Peter Drexler. Garrett had always admired the delicate balance of flavors in Schneider Weisse, while Hans-Peter had long enjoyed the effusive hop character of Brooklyn East India Pale Ale and BLAST! Garrett’s concept for the collaboration was that each brewmaster would brew essentially the same pale, hoppy weissbock in the other’s brewery, but with different hopping to reflect the local hop flavor.

Dry-hopped with American Amarillo and Palisade hop varieties.

Best With: 
"I think a perfect thing for it would be salmon done in a Thai curry sauce…not something really, really spicy, but a little bit spicy so you have the classic pairing of a little bit of hop bitterness together with all the kind of tropical aromas that you have going on there, the mango, pineapple, and banana aromas." - Garrett Oliver, Brewmaster
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Cigar City Jai Alai IPA

Product - Cigar City Jai Alai IPA
Brewed By: 
Cigar City
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
7.5% ABV

Jai Alai India Pale Ale – Jai Alai IPA is a monster interpretation of an American IPA. In fact, it is so big that it equals the alcohol of some double IPAs on the market. Our IPA uses 6 different hop varietals, with Simcoe hops only being used for dry hopping. The rest of the hop additions are blended at different IBU's (International Bittering Units) in groups of three hops per addition in order to create more hop complexity. At CCB, we love hops but also feel that balance is important for IPAs.

Best With: 
Spicy Crab Cakes, Panang or Massamum Thai Curries, Jerk Chicken, Indian Vindaloo, Sharp Cheddar and Apricots, Enchiladas con Salsa Verde and Brie with Orange Marmalade
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Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA

Product - Dogfish Head 120 Minute Ipa
Brewed By: 
Dogfish Head
Self-Defined Style: 
Double Imperial IPA
Strength (ABV): 
18.0% ABV

Too extreme to be called beer? 120 Minute IPA is brewed to a colossal 45-degree plato, boiled for a full two hours while being continuously hopped with high-alpha American hops, then dry-hopped daily in the fermenter for a month and aged for another month on whole-leaf hops!

Clocking in at 15-20% ABV and 120 IBUs, 120 Minute is by far the biggest IPA ever brewed! It's easy to see why we call this beer THE HOLY GRAIL for hopheads!

We brew 120 Minute IPA a few times a year, but it goes fast. If you find some grab a few bottles -- some to enjoy and some to age.

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Best With: 
A general rule of thumb with this beer is 'the spicier the better.' The impressive hop bitterness in this beer can stand up to just about any degree of spiciness in dry rubbed ribs, curry based Indian food, or wasabi spiced Japanese fare.
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Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA

Product - Dogfish Head 60 Minute Ipa
Brewed By: 
Dogfish Head
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.0% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
60 IBU

Our 60 Minute IPA is continuously hopped - more than 60 hop additions over a 60 minute boil (getting a vibe yet of where the name came from?). 60 Minute is a session India Pale Ale brewed with a slew of great Northwest hops. A powerful, but balanced East Coast I.P.A. with a lot of citrusy hop character. The session beer for hardcore beer enthusiasts!

Best With: 
Spicy foods, pesto, grilled salmon, soy-based dishes, pizza, vintage cheddar.
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Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA

Product - Dogfish Head 90 Minute Ipa
Brewed By: 
Dogfish Head
Self-Defined Style: 
Imperial IPA
Strength (ABV): 
9.0% ABV

Esquire Magazine calls our 90 Minute .I.P.A.., "perhaps the best I.P.A. in America." An Imperial I.P.A. brewed to be savored from a snifter. A big beer with a great malt backbone that stands up to the extreme hopping rate. This beer is an excellent candidate for use with Randall The Enamel Animal!

Best With: 
Pork chops, beef, and grilled fish. Cheese - Stilton
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Dogfish Head Burton Baton

Product - Dogfish Head Burton Baton
Brewed By: 
Dogfish Head
Self-Defined Style: 
Historical IPA
Strength (ABV): 
10.0% ABV

A blend of oak-aged English strong ale and our 90 Minute I.P.A.. Citrus notes from Northwestern hops meld with vanilla notes from the oak.

Best With: 
This strong English IPA pairs nicely with spicy ethnic dishes and grilled meats.
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Founders Centennial IPA

Product - Founders Centennial IPA
Brewed By: 
Founders
Self-Defined Style: 
American IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.2% ABV

Selected as a benchmark for the Beer Judge Certification Program used in all American based beer judgings. Centennial IPA has quickly become the IPA of choice. Pour yourself a pint of this complex flavorful ale and bask in the frothy head's floral bouquet. Relish the immense citrus accents, achieved by the abundance of dry hopping. This ale's sweet, malty undertones balance the hop character with a finish that never turns too bitter.

Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Goose Island Imperial IPA

Product - Goose Island Imperial Ipa
Brewed By: 
Goose Island
Self-Defined Style: 
Imperial IPA
Strength (ABV): 
9.0% ABV
Best With: 
A general rule of thumb with this beer is 'the spicier the better.' The impressive hop bitterness in this beer can stand up to just about any degree of spiciness in dry rubbed ribs, curry based Indian food, or wasabi spiced Japanese fare.
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Gouden Carolus Classic

Product - Gouden Carolus Classic
Brewed By: 
Gouden Carolus
Self-Defined Style: 
Special dark beer
Strength (ABV): 
8.5% ABV

Origin: In a old chronicle of Mechelen we read that the this emperors beer, named after the golden coins of Emperor Charles, especially drinked with the fox-hunting. “Because it brought aswell the riders as the horses in full fire and they gallop so the hunt was always in the best atmosphere”.

This “Emperors-beer” is still brewed in our brewery. The “Gouden Carolus” is brewed with dark, very balanced dosed maltsorts according to the classical infusion-method.

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Great Divide Hercules Double IPA

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Brewed By: 
Great Divide
Self-Defined Style: 
Double IPA
Strength (ABV): 
9.1% ABV

Hoppier, maltier and with more alcohol than a standard IPA, Hercules Double IPA definitely is not for the faint of heart. Hercules Double IPA is, however, an elixir fit for the gods. A brash but creamy wonder, Hercules pours a deep orange-coppery color, forming substantial lace in the glass. Hercules Double IPA delivers a huge amount of piney, floral, and citrusy hop aroma and flavor from start to finish. A hefty backbone of nutty, toffee-like malt character balances Hercules' aggressive, punchy hop profile.

Best With: 
Our friends Kate and David at Denver's finest artesian cheese and exotic food shop, The Truffle, find Hercules Double IPA the perfect complement to the following specialty cheeses: Epoisses - a runny and rich washed-rind French cow's milk cheese, Redhawk - a smooth and creamy American washed-rind cow's milk cheese, and Livarot - a golden yellow, semi-soft, pungent French cow's milk cheese. Other delicacies to enjoy alongside Hercules include grilled fish tacos or grilled scallops, and chips and guacamole.
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Great Divide Fresh Hop Pale Ale

Product - Great Divide Fresh Hop Pale Ale
Brewed By: 
Great Divide
Self-Defined Style: 
"Wet Hopped" Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.1% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
55 IBU

FRESH HOP is brewed with fresh, whole cone hops from the Pacific Northwest. We ship these “wet” hops to Denver overnight and brew shortly after harvest, imparting an intensely grassy hop aroma and citrus hop flavor in a medium-bodied ale.

Best With: 
The fresh, grassy hops of Fresh Hop pair extremely well with Epoisses, a runny, rich intensely perfumed cheese from Burgundy, France. Grilled trout, bratwurst, and garlic/ginger sweet potatoes are also great options.
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Great Divide Titan IPA

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Brewed By: 
Great Divide
Self-Defined Style: 
IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.1% ABV

TITAN IPA is a big, aggressively hopped India Pale Ale brewed for hop disciples. It starts out with piney hop aromas and citrus hop flavors, and finishes with a nice rich, malty sweetness that is balanced with crisp hop bitterness.

Best With: 
Big, bold, spicy flavors, like Thai curries (panang or red curry), or pad Thai. Grilled salmon. Our friends Kate and David at Denver's finest artesian cheese and exotic food shop, The Truffle, pair Titan IPA with Humboldt Fog, an earthy, mold-ripened cow's milk cheese with a fine layer of ash through the center and around the outside.
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Green Flash Imperial India Pale Ale

Product - Green Flash Imperial Ipa 20
Brewed By: 
Green Flash
Self-Defined Style: 
San Diego-style IPA
Strength (ABV): 
9.0% ABV

San Diego-style IPA, as it has come to be known by many, is super-hoppy, high gravity, yet highly quaffable ale. Our Imperial IPA is created in this new tradition with intense hop flavors and aromas from a unique blend of Summit and Nugget hops. It's all about the hops!

Best With: 
This Imperial IPA will hold up to some of the spiciest food available. Great with jerk chicken, dry rubbed ribs, and curry spiced Indian cuisine.
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Harpoon Leviathan Imperial IPA

Beer Style - India Pale Ale
Brewed By: 
Harpoon
Self-Defined Style: 
American Double / Imperial IPA
Strength (ABV): 
10.0% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
122 IBU

“The Leviathan Series is a way for us to experiment with stronger flavors and bigger beers,” says Harpoon CEO and co-founder Rich Doyle. “We have always wanted to challenge ourselves as brewers and offer our drinkers a broader range of taste and styles.”

Harpoon Leviathan Imperial IPA will challenge your senses and your palate. As the vibrant aroma rushes out of your glass you will notice the blend of piney and tropical fruit notes. At first sip, this big beer starts with apowerful hop bitterness up front and an aggressive hop flavor and character throughout.

Best With: 
Cuisine (Barbecue) Cheese (peppery; Monterey / Pepper Jack, sharp; Blue, Cheddar, pungent; Gorgonzola, Limburger) Meat (Game, Grilled Meat, Salmon)
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Lagunitas IPA

Product - Lagunitas Ipa
Brewed By: 
Lagunitas
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.2% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
46 IBU

Thanks for choosing to spend the next few minutes with this special homicidally hoppy ale. Savor the moment as the raging hop character engages the imperial qualities of the Malt foundation in mortal combat on the battlefield of your palate!

Best With: 
This IPA would have a wonderful relationship with a hearty meal of steak, stew or chili. Strong and sharp cheeses, like the Roquefort or Stilton pair nicely.
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Lagunitas Maximus

Product - Lagunitas Maximus
Brewed By: 
Lagunitas
Self-Defined Style: 
Imperial IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.5% ABV

Full bodied, hints of citrus and tangy tangerine are evident in a massive complex hoppy flavor and aroma, but balanced by an assertive maltiness. "At the height of the heat in the heart of the summer, we felt the only cure was a raging mouthful of fresh Hops and Malt. Caution: May remove enamel from teeth."

Best With: 
Double IPA's carry with them the same basic characteristics as their single IPA cousins so most food pairings will remain consistent.
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Meantime India Pale Ale

Product - Meatime IPA
Brewed By: 
Meantime
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
7.5% ABV

The Americans are in for a delight. Meantime IPA is a superb beer. The aroma is inviting, with tart citrus fruit and Fuggles and Goldings hops character overlain by a rich marzipan note.

Best With: 
Meantime's bottled IPA is a quite brilliant match for beef or blue cheese.
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Moylan's Moylander Double IPA

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Brewed By: 
Moylan's
Self-Defined Style: 
Double IPA
Strength (ABV): 
8.5% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
90 IBU

"If One is Good, Then Two is Better!" Our Moylander Double IPA is fat and resiny, with aggresive and excessive hops swinging on on an enormous malt backbone like naughty monkeys on a vine. Double malt, double hops - do the math, it’s academic. This brew has twice the things you’re looking for, and it’s big enough to share with the one you love. And isn’t that what it's all about?

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Moylan's India Pale Ale

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Brewed By: 
Moylan's
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.5% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
70 IBU

Exciting and provacative, India Pale Ale provides a stimulating assault on all senses.Our version of the IPA style possesses a deep golden hue that nearly winks at you from the glass. Extremely full-bodied, its rich flavor wraps your tongue in a lush blanket of sweet malt with a spicy hop finish. Two hop varieties in the Dry Hopping provide an enticing floral bouquet, with notes of resin and herbs,creating a delightfully quaffable and refreshing ale we’re sure you’ll love!

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Moylan's Hopsickle

Product - Moylan's Hopsickle
Brewed By: 
Moylan's
Self-Defined Style: 
Imperial Triple Hoppy Ale
Strength (ABV): 
9.2% ABV

In Celebration of the Hop...

This is a "Hop" tribute, worthy of a King's Imperial Court! Enjoy the blast of fresh Tomahawk, Cascade and Centennial Hops as they stimulate the taste buds in a truly imperial fashion. Pucker Up!

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North Coast ACME California IPA

Product -0 North Coast Acme IPA
Brewed By: 
North Coast
Self-Defined Style: 
IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.1% ABV

Acme IPA is profoundly hoppy, finished with over a pound of fresh whole hops per barrel. The result of this generous hopping is a beer that is deliciously dry, and eminently drinkable in spite of its apparent strength.

Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Nogne O India Pale Ale

Product - Nøgne Ø India Pale Ale
Brewed By: 
Nogne O
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
7.5% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
60 IBU

A rich, malty, and very bitter ale. Cascade hops provide a long, fruity, and spicy after-taste. Recommended serving temperature 10°C/50°F.

Best With: 
Ideal with barbequed or smoked meat dishes.
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Oskar Blues Dale's Pale Ale

Product - Oskar Blues Dales
Brewed By: 
Oskar Blues
Self-Defined Style: 
American Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.5% ABV

Dale's Pale Ale is our flagship beer and America's first hand-canned craft beer. It's an assertive but deftly balanced beer (somewhere between an American pale ale and an India Pale Ale) brewed with hefty amounts of European malts and American hops. It features a meringue-like head, a copper color, and a hoppy nose, thanks to a big post-boil addition of Centennial hops. To complement its hoppy first impression, Dale's also sports a rich middle of malts and hops, and a bracing finish.

Best With: 
This intense example of an American Pale Ale would have a wonderful relationship with a hearty meal of steaks, stews and chili's. Strong and sharp cheeses, like the Roquefort or Stilton would pair nicely.
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River Horse Hop Hazard Pale Ale

Product - River Horse Hop Hazard
Brewed By: 
River Horse
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.5% ABV

Brewing the perfect ale is truly a balancing act ... Hazardous work you might say. With Hop Hazard our challenge was to hand craft a malt rich base that could counterbalance a combustible five-hop blend and still leave your taste buds with enough room to enjoy a unique, dry-hopped finish.

Best With: 
The generous hop character makes this beer an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Rogue Yellow Snow IPA

Product - Rogue Yellow Snow IPA
Brewed By: 
Rogue
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.2% ABV
Color (SRM): 
14º L
Bitterness (IBU): 
70 IBU

Pale golden in color with a hoppy fruity aroma. Big hop flavor up front complemented by medium body and hoppyness mid-pallet. Finishes with a characteristic lingering bitterness.

Best With: 
Beef, Hot & Spicy
Awards: 
2008 New Zealand Intl. Beer Awards - Silver
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Saint Arnold Elissa IPA

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Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.6% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
60 IBU

A traditional India Pale Ale, the Elissa IPA is very hoppy with a properly balanced malty body. Elissa has huge hop additions in the kettle that give it a wonderful bitterness and is then dry-hopped in the fermenter to create the pleasant floral, hoppy nose. Our reverse osmosis water makes the bitter very soft with no harsh notes to it. The maltiness is derived from British Maris Otter malt. Its rich flavor stands up to the hops that would otherwise dominate this beer. The Elissa is an authentic version of an India Pale Ale (IPA) style.

Best With: 
Any style of seafood, Indian food, & spicy Thai.
Awards: 
Silver Medal - Great American Beer Festival 2010, Extra Special Bitter or Strong Bitter
Silver Medal, World Beer Cup, International IPA
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Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale

Product - Sierra Nevada Celebration
Brewed By: 
Sierra Nevada
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.8% ABV

The long, cold nights of winter are a little brighter with Celebration Ale. Wonderfully robust and rich, Celebration Ale is dry-hopped for a lively, intense aroma. Brewed especially for the holidays, it is perfect for a festive gathering or for a quiet evening at home.

Best With: 
With an ale as big as Celebration, you need a dish assertive enough to hold its own. Rich meats such as prime rib, lamb, or wild fowl underscore Celebration's huge aroma, making a wonderful holiday meal. Intense, earthy pastas also work well - try goat cheese ravioli, a rich fettuccine, or gnocchi with Gorgonzola cheese sauce.
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Sierra Nevada Pale Ale

Product - Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
Brewed By: 
Sierra Nevada
Self-Defined Style: 
American Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
5.6% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
38 IBU

Our most popular beer, Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, is a delightful interpretation of a classic style. It has a deep amber color and an exceptionally full-bodied, complex character. Generous quantities of premium Cascade hops give the Pale Ale its fragrant bouquet and spicy flavor.

Best With: 
While we think Pale Ale tastes great with everything, its assertive hop flavor goes especially well with spicy cuisine, since its clean flavors counterbalance the richness of many hot dishes. It also goes well with starters and salads, its spicy complexity stimulating both appetites and conversation.
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Sixpoint Bengali Tiger

Sixpoint Bengali Tiger
Brewed By: 
Sixpoint
Self-Defined Style: 
IPA
Strength (ABV): 
6.4% ABV
Color (SRM): 
13º L
Bitterness (IBU): 
62 IBU

Our tribute to the bounty of domestic hops - four different hop varieties grown in the Pacific Northwest provide this ale with a robust citrus flavor and aroma that is perfectly balanced by a generous amount of malt flavor.

Best With: 
Spicy food, especially Indian, and Mexican, Spanish and other Latino food, spicy cheese
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Smuttynose Big A IPA

Product - Smuttynose Big A Ipa
Brewed By: 
Smuttynose
Self-Defined Style: 
Double IPA
Strength (ABV): 
9.0% ABV

Ever since Stash Wojciechowski, the “Killer Kielbasa,” created this Imperial IPA for our Big Beer Series, Big A IPA has gotten a lot of attention. Lauded by the New York Times and Men's Journal Magazine, it’s been one of the most talked-about beers around. Brewed in very small quantities, it has also been one of the hardest-to-find. Until now.

Big A IPA has everything you’d want in an India Pale Ale, only more: more hops, more malt & more flavor. Na zdrowie!

Best With: 
A general rule of thumb with this beer is 'the spicier the better.' The impressive hop bitterness in this beer can stand up to just about any degree of spiciness in dry rubbed ribs, Cajun cuisine, curry based Indian food, or wasabi spiced Japanese fare.
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Smuttynose Finest Kind IPA

Product - Smuttynose Ipa
Brewed By: 
Smuttynose
Self-Defined Style: 
American India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.2% ABV

The citrusy hop flavor coming from a mixture of Simcoe and Santiams is pleasantly balanced by a smooth bitterness from the Amarillo hops. The beer itself is light bodied and crisp with a golden color that will throw a slight haze, as we bottle it unfiltered. At 65 IBU's, this is definitely not a training-wheels IPA, but is meant for hop lovers looking to satisfy their craving in a way that's not easy to find. We think they'll be quite pleased.

Best With: 
Rich meats, wild fowl, intense earthy pastas are great choices as well as stews and chilies. Strong and sharp cheeses would pair nicely.
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Southern Tier ipa

Product - Southern Tier Ipa
Brewed By: 
Southern Tier
Self-Defined Style: 
American India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
6.5% ABV
Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Southern Tier Harvest

Product - Southern Tier Harvest
Brewed By: 
Southern Tier
Self-Defined Style: 
Extra Special Hoppy Bitter
Strength (ABV): 
5.7% ABV

Deep rich copper color with an intense hop flavor...in fact, we throw fresh English hops into every brewing vessel, then dry hop after fermentation to impart a zesty kick. This beer has real hop character that mingles with fresh malted barley for and experience that will make you wish it were fall year 'round.

Best With: 
This clean bitter can be used as a digestif or with game style meats like boar, veal or even a hearty steak. With its caramel notes this strong ale pairs with chocolates and sharp cheeses, as well as traditional bar foods.
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Speakeasy Double Daddy Imperial IPA

Substyle - Imperial Or Double India Pale Ale
Brewed By: 
Speakeasy
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Stone Arrogant Bastard Ale

Product - Stone Arrogant Bastard
Brewed By: 
Stone Brewing Co.
Self-Defined Style: 
American IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.2% ABV

This is an aggressive ale. You probably won’t like it. It is quite doubtful that you have the taste or sophistication to be able to appreciate an ale of this quality and depth. We would suggest that you stick to safer and more familiar territory–maybe something with a multi-million dollar ad campaign aimed at convincing you it’s made in a little brewery, or one that implies that their tasteless fizzy yellow beverage will give you more sex appeal. Perhaps you think multi-million dollar ad campaigns make things taste better. Perhaps you’re mouthing your words as you read this.

Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Stone Cali-Belgique IPA

Product - Stone Cali-Belgique
Brewed By: 
Stone Brewing Co.
Self-Defined Style: 
Belgian Style IPA
Strength (ABV): 
6.9% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
77 IBU

When reading the name "stone Cali-Belgique IPA", "Cali-" hints that it's a California-style IPA, and this beer has an undeniable Belgian influence, indicated by the word "Belgique" (which is how Belgium's French-speaking population says the word "Belgian"; the Dutch-speaking Belgians say België"). We carefully selected a Belgian yeast strain that illuminates a fascinating new aspect of the beer that is otherwise quite simply Stone IPA. The result is both completely new and different., while still being recognized as a Stone Brew - and Stone IPA in particular.

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Stone IPA

Product - Stone IPA 2012
Brewed By: 
Stone Brewing Co.
Self-Defined Style: 
American IPA
Strength (ABV): 
6.9% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
77 IBU

With a deep golden color, an "India Pale Ale" by definition is highly hopped and high in alcohol (ours is 6.9% alc./vol.). This medium bodied, refreshing ale displays light-medium malt character with a heavy dose of over the top hops! Two full weeks of "dry hopping" give this beer its abundant hop aroma and crisp hop flavor.

Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Stone Oaked Arrogant Bastard

Product - Stone Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale
Brewed By: 
Stone Brewing Co.
Self-Defined Style: 
American Strong Ale
Strength (ABV): 
7.2% ABV

This is an aggressive beer. You probably won’t like it. It is quite doubtful that you have the taste or sophistication to be able to appreciate an ale of this quality and depth. We would suggest that you stick to safer and more familiar territory --- maybe something with a multi-million dollar ad campaign aimed at convincing you it’s made in a little brewery, or one that implies that their tasteless fizzy yellow beer will give you more sex appeal. Perhaps you think multi-million dollar ad campaigns make a beer taste better. Perhaps you’re mouthing your words as you read this.

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Stone Ruination IPA

Product - Stone Ruination
Brewed By: 
Stone Brewing Co.
Self-Defined Style: 
American Double IPA
Strength (ABV): 
7.7% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
100 IBU

So called because of the "ruinous" effect on your palate! This massive hop monster has a wonderfully delicious and intensely bitter flavor on a refreshing malt base. One taste and you can easily see why we call this brew "a liquid poem to the glory of the hop!" Those who seek, crave and rejoice in beers with big, bold, bitter character will find true nirvana in Stone Ruination IPA!

Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Victory Hop Devil

Product - Victory Hop Devil
Brewed By: 
Victory
Self-Defined Style: 
American IPA
Strength (ABV): 
6.7% ABV
Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Weyerbacher Last Chance IPA

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Brewed By: 
Weyerbacher
Self-Defined Style: 
India Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
5.9% ABV
Bitterness (IBU): 
62 IBU

Weyerbacher’s new Last Chance IPA is a west coast-style full-flavored hop assault delightfully lacking in balance. We’ve added a combination of Centennial, Cascade, Simcoe and Columbus hops are used to produce pungent aromas of grapefruit, pine and citrus. Last Chance IPA weighs-in at 5.9% ABV and 62 IBUs.

Best With: 
This IPA's generous hop character makes it an ideal pairing with spicy foods such as barbecue, dry-rubbed ribs, or ethnic cuisine such as curry based Indian food, wasabi based Japanese dishes, or spicy Thai entrees.
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Wolaver's Pale Ale

Product - Wolavers Pale Ale
Brewed By: 
Wolaver's
Self-Defined Style: 
Pale Ale
Strength (ABV): 
5.5% ABV

Perfectly balanced; creamy and full bodied, with a rich malty flavor and a distinctive, crisp hoppy finish. Delicious with all foods, a great beer for all tastes.

Best With: 
This English Pale Ale pairs nicely with clear broth based soups, salted almonds, game birds and all sorts of seafood. This brew also offers a nice balance to spicier Indian and Cajun foods.