IPAs began when the British started aggressively hopping beer to send to their soldiers in India, as hops are a preservative as well as a flavoring agent.

Origin

Glassware

Pint Glass
Goblet

FOOD PAIRING

BBQ
Bleu Cheese
Mexican

American India Pale Ale

American hops such as Cascade, Centennial, Citra, Tomahawk, Warrior, etc. import resiny, piney, floral, and/or citrusy notes that are more pronounced than the original IPAs from England.

Session India Pale Ale