English-Style Dark Mild Ale

Ale - England

Style Description

  • Alcohol by Volume: 3.2 - 4%
  • IBU: 10 - 24
  • Color:   17 -   34 SRM
  • Original Gravity: 1.030 - 1.036
  • Final Gravity: 1.004 - 1.008

English dark mild ales range from deep copper to dark brown (often with a red tint) in color. Malt flavor and caramel are par t of the flavor and aroma profile while, licorice and roast malt tones may sometimes contribute to the flavor and aroma profile. Body should be low-medium to medium. These beers have very little hop flavor or aroma. Very low diacetyl flavors may be appropriate in this low-alcohol beer. Fruity-ester level is very low.

The styles listed are based on the Brewers Association 2011 Style Guidelines published by Brewers Association with changes.