Australasian-Style Pale Ale

Ale - American

Style Description

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.2 - 6.2%
  • IBU: 20 - 40
  • Color:   5 -   14 SRM
  • Original Gravity: 1.040 - 1.060
  • Final Gravity: 1.006 - 1.012

This style is a mild, pale, light-bodied ale with a color varying from light to amber. Hop bitterness and flavor range from very low to low. Hop aroma is often absent. A fruity or estery aroma should be perceived. Diacetyl should be very low. DMS and chill haze should not present.

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