Pale ale, also known as Indian Pale Ale or IPA, refers to an amber-colored beer that is brewed with pale malt. Pale ale originated in Britain and is known for its crisp, hoppy texture. It typically has about 3.5 to more than 6 percent alcohol per volume.
Big Sky Brewing
Big Sky Brewing produces a pale ale called Big Sky I.P.A. that has 195 calories in a 12 oz serving. Scape Goat pale ale also by Big Sky contains 163 calories per serving.
Inversion IPA, a year-round brew by Deschutes Brewery, has 228 calories in a 12 oz serving. Inversion IPA has won championship medals in Australia and in international contests.
The Boston Beer Company, a small, independent brewer, produces Samuel Adams craft beers. Latitude 48 IPA is a deep-copper colored beer with 6 percent alcohol per volume. It contains 200 calories per 12 oz bottle.
Flying Dog Brewery
Flying Dog Brewery, established in 1990 by two friends, brews Snake Dog Indian Pale Ale, a medium-colored, dry beer with 7.1 percent alcohol per volume. It contains 188 calories per 12 oz serving.