Ale Styles

We have a large listing of beer styles based on the Brewers Association 2011 Style Guidelines. Research different beer styles and see what others have made in those styles.

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Old Ale


Dark amber to brown in color, old ales are medium to full bodied with a malty sweetness. Hop aroma should be minimal and flavor can ...
  • ABV: 6 - 9%
  • IBU: 30 - 65
  • Color:   12 -   30 SRM
Oatmeal stouts include oatmeal in their grist, resulting in a pleasant, full flavor and a smooth profile that is rich without being grainy. A roasted ...
  • ABV: 3.8 - 6%
  • IBU: 20 - 40
  • Color:   20+ SRM
Ordinary bitter is gold to copper colored with medium bitterness, light to medium body, and low to medium residual malt sweetness. Hop flavor and aroma ...
  • ABV: 3 - 4.1%
  • IBU: 20 - 35
  • Color:   5 -   12 SRM

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