P. Ballantine and Sons Brewing Company was an American Brewing Company established in 1840. Now, the brand is owned and operated by Pabst Brewing Company. Ballantine offers two beers including Ballantine IPA and Ballantine Ale. Ballantine India Pale Ale is a full-bodied, highly hopped beer, utilizing specialty sourced hop oils to accent a rich, complex and delicious malt character. This ale contains 7.2%ABV. Ballantine Ale XXX has a more pronounced hop flavor and contains higher alcohol. This beer is “dry-hopped” with Cascade hops that give it a pronounced hop flavor and heavier mouthfeel. It is also fermented at a higher temperature.