American Ales: Cream Ale

Mild, pale, light-bodied ale. Hop bitterness and flavor range from very low to low. Hop aroma is often absent. These beers are crisp and refreshing, with pale malt character predominates. A fruity estery aroma is perceived.

Notes: These crisp and refreshing beers are fermented warm with ale or lager yeast and lagered cold

  • ABV: 4.3%-5.7%
  • ABW: 3.4%-4.5%
  • IBU: 10-22
  • Color (SRM): 2-5
  • Color (EBC): 4-10
  • Original Gravity: 1.044-1.052
  • Original Gravity °P: 11-12.9
  • Final Gravity: 1.004-1.010
  • Final Gravity °P: 1-2.6

Style info provided entirely or in part by the Brewers Association 2021 beer style guidelines.

3 Cream Ale Reviewed

Beer Brewery Rate Avg.
Snowbunny Ale Hub City Brewing Company 6.15
Spotted Cow New Glarus Brewing Company 9.03
Sweet Action Sixpoint Craft Ales 8.27