The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Alabama, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Alabama, USA. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.



These are the best beers you can find in this region's stores and restaurants based on the availability information provided by RateBeerians in this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4299100
2Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery2390100
3Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing802100
4North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon Barrel)North Coast Brewing Company502100
5Southern Tier Blackwater Series: ChoklatSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)1652100
6Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing1678100
7Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Barrel AgedGreat Divide Brewing Company344100
8Arrogant Double Bastard AleArrogant Brewing2567100
9Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)2536100
10Abbaye des Rocs Grand CruBrasserie de l’Abbaye des Rocs1269100
11Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company1779100
12Southern Tier Blackwater Series: MokahSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)100599
13Westbrook Siberian Black Magic Panther - Bourbon BarrelWestbrook Brewing8299
14Ballast Point Grapefruit SculpinBallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)120199
15Stone Ruination Double IPA 2.0Stone Brewing76599
16Green Flash Double StoutGreen Flash Brewing Company154399
17Arrogant Double Bastard Ale in the RyeArrogant Brewing8499
18Founders Harvest AleFounders Brewing Company98599
19Arrogant Bastard AleArrogant Brewing406199
20Evil Twin Aún Más Todo Jesús Evil Twin Brewing4799
21Victory DirtWolf Double IPAVictory Brewing Company (ABV)119299
22Rogue Chocolate StoutRogue Ales252899
23St. Bernardus Prior 8St. Bernardus Brouwerij223499
24North Coast Old Stock Ale North Coast Brewing Company211499
25Cigar City Jai Alai India Pale AleCigar City Brewing167399


1Good People El Gordo Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company1599
2Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial StoutStraight To Ale5498
3Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedStraight To Ale5398
4Avondale Barrel Aged Brett SaisonAvondale Brewing Company1097
5Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Cabernet Barrel AgedStraight To Ale4896
6Good People Snake HandlerGood People Brewing Company11996
7Straight To Ale Gorillanaut Imperial IPAStraight To Ale2996
8Straight To Ale Velvet EvilStraight To Ale2195
9Good People Fatso Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company3695
10Straight To Ale Monkey’s Uncle IIPAStraight To Ale2194
11Straight To Ale UnobtaniumStraight To Ale6494
12Beer Engineers Peanut Butter PorterBeer Engineers2293
13Good People Coffee Oatmeal StoutGood People Brewing Company12493
14Blue Pants Weedy’s Double IPABlue Pants Brewery1891
15Straight To Ale Monkeynaut IPAStraight To Ale15791
16Straight To Ale IlludiumStraight To Ale3291
17Fairhope Painted Black IPAFairhope Brewing Company1490
18Avondale Vanillaphant PorterAvondale Brewing Company5590
19Blue Pants Pinstripe Candy Bar StoutBlue Pants Brewery1289
20Good People Hitchhiker American IPAGood People Brewing Company1988
21Straight To Ale Vern’s Wheat WineStraight To Ale2287
22Straight To Ale He Ain’t HeffeStraight To Ale2186
23Back Forty Trade Day Cuban Coffee StoutBack Forty Beer Company3585
24Salty Nut Dahkness StoutSalty Nut Brewery1085
25Salty Nut HopNaughty IPASalty Nut Brewery1084

Local Users


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Stop Hop N Roll NW Fall Beer Preview
Tumwater 9/30/2016
Orpheus Release Party
Tuscaloosa 10/4/2016
Orpheus Release Party
Huntsville 10/4/2016
Orpheus Release Party
Birmingham 10/5/2016
Oktoberfest Nashville
Nashville 10/7/2016
Denver Rare Beer Tasting VIII
Denver 10/7/2016
Barrel-Aged Beer Day #BABeerDay
Orpheus Release Party
Birmingham 10/7/2016
National Beer Mile – Tampa / St. Petersburg
Clearwater 10/22/2016

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Pleasure Is All Wine
Pelham () 205 985-4760
Hop City Birmingham
Birmingham () 205 279-2337
Good People Brewing Company
Birmingham (205) 205 286-2337
J. Clyde
Birmingham (205) 205 939-1312
Wish You Were Beer
Madison () 256 325-9992