This is a large category that includes golden ales which range from mild, light bodied brews to English Bitter Ales.
These include some of the most individualist brewers and beers in the world.
Indicates a strong lagered beer.
Amber colored (or darker), nutty and smooth.
India Pale Ale
More hops than a normal pale ale.
Generally bright and gently malt flavored with subtle hop bitterness.
Wild beer of Belgium made with wild yeasts. Wild flavors that are woody, fruity, spicy and faintly smoky. Some include fruit such as Kriek (cherry) and Frambois (raspberry).
World’s famous lager made in Plzen in the Czech Republic. Golden brew with fresh herbal aroma.
Porters & Stouts
Dark and smooth with smoky, chocolaty character, these are made in both dry and sweet styles.
Generally less bitter than their English counterparts.
Most refreshing and easy to drink, but with plenty of flavor. Also called “White” beers due to the natural cloudiness.