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The Best India Pale Ales

Updated February 29, 2020 3.6k votes 646 voters 10.6k views44 items

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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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  • 1
    117
    84

    Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

    Ballast Point Brewing Company
  • 2
    117
    75

    Bell's Two Hearted Ale IPA

    Bell's Brewery
  • 3
    100
    72

    Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

    Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
  • 4
    79
    52
  • 5
    100
    80

    Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA

    Dogfish Head Brewery
  • 6
    90
    68

    Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA

    Dogfish Head Brewery
  • 7
    74
    47

    Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA

    Bear Republic Brewing Company
  • 8
    119
    104

    Laguntas IPA

    Laguntas Brewing Company
  • 9
    79
    64

    Stone Pale Ale IPA

    Stone Brewing Company
  • 10
    58
    43

    Stone Brewing Co. Ruination IPA

    Stone Brewing Company
  • 11
    51
    30

    Russian River Blind Pig IPA

    Russian River Brewing Company
  • 12
    43
    35

    Tricerahops Double IPA

    Ninkasi Brewing
  • 13
    45
    25

    Hill Farmstead Harlam IPA

    Hill Farmstead Brewery
  • 14
    45
    26

    Hill Farmstead Susan IPA

    Hill Farmstead Brewery
  • 15
    44
    38

    Hopslam IPA

    Bell's Brewery
  • 16
    46
    28

    Maine Beer Lunch IPA

    Maine Beer Company
  • 17
    44
    39

    Founder's Centennial IPA

    Founders Brewing Company
  • 18
    40
    25

    Maine Beer Another One IPA

    Maine Beer Company
  • 19
    42
    30

    Cigar City Humidor Series IPA

    Cigar City Brewing
  • 20
    41
    30

    White Rajah IPA

    The Brew Kettle Taproom and Smokehouse
  • 21
    34
    29

    Ale Smith IPA

    AleSmith Brewing Company
  • 22
    37
    25

    Tree House Julius

    Tree House Brewing Company
  • 23
    54
    53

    Firestone Walker Union Jack IPA

    Firestone Walker Brewery
  • 24
    39
    29

    La Cumbre Elevated IPA

    La Cumbre Brewing Company
  • 25
    2
    1

    Oppigårds New Sweden IPA

    Oppigårds