Definition of Ale. Meaning of Ale. Synonyms of Ale

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Definition of Ale

Ale
Ale Ale ([=a]l), n. [AS. ealu, akin to Icel., Sw., and Dan. ["o]l, Lith. alus a kind of beer, OSlav. ol[u^] beer. Cf. Ir. ol drink, drinking.] 1. An intoxicating liquor made from an infusion of malt by fermentation and the addition of a bitter, usually hops. Note: The word ale, in England and the United States, usually designates a heavier kind of fermented liquor, and the word beer a lighter kind. The word beer is also in common use as the generic name for all malt liquors. 2. A festival in English country places, so called from the liquor drunk. ``At wakes and ales.' --B. Jonson.``On ember eves and holy ales.' --Shak.

Meaning of Ale from wikipedia

- Ale is a type of beer brewed using a warm fermentation method, resulting in a sweet, full-bodied and fruity taste. Historically, the term referred to...
- Pale ale is an ale (a beer brewed using warm fermentation) made with pale malt. The term first appeared around 1703 for beers made from malts dried with...
- India pale ale (IPA) is a hoppy beer style within the broader category of pale ale. The style of pale ale which became known as India pale ale was widespread...
- Ale is a fermented alcoholic beverage. Ale or ALE may also refer to: Ale (album), 2008 album by Italian singer Alexia Ale (Polish for "But"), a 2012 album...
- Cream ale is a style of American beer which is light in color and is well attenuated. First crafted in the mid-1800s at various breweries in the United...
- Alizé is a French word meaning "trade wind". It may also refer to: Alizé (given name), female given name Alizée (born Alizée Jacotey 1984), French singer...
- Brown ale is a style of beer with a dark amber or brown colour. The term was first used by London brewers in the late 17th century to describe their products...
- Real ale is the name coined by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) for "beer brewed from traditional ingredients, matured by secondary fermentation in the...
- Steak and Ale was an American chain of casual dining restaurants, that went bankrupt in 2008. However the brand, recipes and other intellectual property...
- Ginger ale is a carbonated soft drink flavoured with ginger. It is consumed on its own or used as a mixer, often with spirit-based drinks. There are two...
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