- Main article: Beverages (Skyrim)
- Ale can be found or bought in most inns and taverns.
- Ale can be pickpocketed from guards and many other NPCs.
- It can also be found as random loot.
- Ale shares its world model with Nord Mead.
- Ale is also an ingredient in making Elsweyr Fondue at a Cooking Place.
- Ale, as well as many other alcoholic beverages, can be given to certain people to gain their friendship.