India pale ale
|India pale ale|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Alcohol by volume||4.5–20%|
|Bitterness (IBU)||25–120|
The style of pale ale which became known as India pale ale was widespread in England by 1815, and would grow in popularity, notably as an export beer shipped to India (which was under the control of the British East India Company until 1858) and elsewhere.