Alcohol The Best India Pale Ales  

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Searching for the best beer for your gathering? Look through this list of India Pale Ales to find the brew you and your buddies should be drinking. Whether its a football game or night in the bar, you're sure to be faced with choosing an IPA at some point. India Pale Ales have a strong aroma of hops, and range from gold to amber in appearance. Identifying IPAs is easy because of the smell and color. 

IPAs have been around since the early 19th century. They were originally brewed in England, but in 1840, demand soared. People around the world wanted what was known as India Pale Ale. This style of beer is brewed in many countries, including the USA. Certain IPAs, including the double or imperial IPAs, have an alcohol content above 7.5%.

Maybe you've tried one IPA and are looking to try another, but aren't sure which one is best. There are many popular India Pale Ales on the market that can be located in grocery and convenience stores. Certain specialty brews may be a little harder to track down. Read through this list of top rated India Pale Ale beers to see what others enjoy. You may just find your next favorite brew. 
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Russian River Brewery Pliny th... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
ravi2 added Russian River Brewery

2
60 34
Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Dogfish Head Brewery

3
54 31
Bell's Two Hearted Ale IPA is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Bell's Two Hearted Ale IPA Bell's Brewery

4
59 37
Laguntas IPA is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Laguntas IPA Laguntas Brewing Company

5
53 29
Ballast Point Sculpin IPA is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Ballast Point Sculpin IPA Ballast Point Brewing Company

6
62 37
Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Dogfish Head Brewery

7
49 23
Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA Bear Republic Brewing Company

8
52 31
Stone Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Stone Brewing Company

9
30 16
Stone Brewing Co. Ruination IP... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Cargo Cult added Stone Brewing Company

10
33 21
Firestone Walker Union Jack IP... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Firestone Walker Union Jack IPA Firestone Walker Brewery

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28 14
Russian River Blind Pig IPA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Russian River Blind Pig IPA Russian River Brewing Company

12
23 13
Tricerahops Double IPA is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Cargo Cult added Ninkasi Brewing

13
26 16
Hopslam IPA is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Hopslam IPA Bell's Brewery

14
29 19
Surly Furious IPA is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Surly Furious IPA Surley Brewing Company

15
25 15
Ninkaski
Cargo Cult added Nakaski Brewing

16
39 33
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IP... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

17
21 16
Founder's Centennial IPA is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Founders Brewing Company

18
30 21
Victory Brewing Co. Hop Devil ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best India Pale Ales

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19 13
Maine Beer Lunch IPA is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Maine Beer Lunch IPA Maine Beer Company

20
20 17
Odell IPA is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Odell IPA Odell Brewing Company

21
16 17
Troegs Perpetual IPA is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Troegs Perpetual IPA Troegs Brewing Company

22
11 12
Tree House Julius is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Tree House Julius Tree House Brewing Company

23
16 18
Founders Harvest Ale is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Founders Harvest Ale Founders Brewing Company

24
13 15
Surly Wet IPA is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Surly Wet IPA Surley Brewing Company

25
11 13
Cigar City Humidor Series IPA is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Cigar City Humidor Series IPA Cigar City Brewing

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11 14
White Rajah IPA is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
White Rajah IPA The Brew Kettle Taproom and Smokehouse

27
2 3
The Substance is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
TimLefor added The Substance

28
10 13
Nelson IPA- Alpine Beer Compan... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Nelson IPA- Alpine Beer Company Alpine Beer Company

29
14 18
La Cumbre Elevated IPA is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
La Cumbre Elevated IPA La Cumbre Brewing Company

30
10 14
Fat Heads Hunter IPA is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Fat Heads Hunter IPA Fat Head's Brewery and Saloon

31
10 14
Hill Farmstead Susan IPA is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Hill Farmstead Susan IPA Hill Farmstead Brewery

32
9 15
Hill Farmstead Harlam IPA is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Hill Farmstead Harlam IPA Hill Farmstead Brewery

33
6 14
Hop Hunter is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Hop Hunter

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8 14
Three Floyds Broodoo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Three Floyds Broodoo Three Floyd's Brewing Company

35
11 18
Fat Tug IPA is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Fat Tug IPA Driftwood Brewery

36
7 13
Mago Tago is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Mago Tago Tired Hands Brewing Company

37
7 13
Maine Beer Another One IPA is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Maine Beer Another One IPA Maine Beer Company

38
9 16
Golden Nugget IPA is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Golden Nugget IPA Toppling Goliath

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7 14
Ale Smith IPA is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Ale Smith IPA AleSmith Brewing Company

40
3 11
Triple Play IPA is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Triple Play IPA Lawson's Finest Liquids

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5 14
Nelson IPA- American Beer Comp... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Nelson IPA- American Beer Company American Beer Company

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4 13
Town Hall Masala Mama IPA is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Town Hall Masala Mama IPA Town Hall Brewery

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3 13
North County Brewing, Paleo Ip... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
North County Brewing, Paleo Ipa

44
4 14
Grassroots Legitimacy IPA is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Grassroots Legitimacy IPA Hill Farmstead Brewery

45
7 19
Friendship and Reunion IPA is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best India Pale Ales
Friendship and Reunion IPA Hill Farmstead Brewery