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 Brouwerij427199.9
2Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery237899.9
3Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing76599.9
4North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon Barrel)North Coast Brewing Company49699.8
5Southern Tier Blackwater Series: ChoklatSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)165399.8
6Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing167499.8
7Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Barrel AgedGreat Divide Brewing Company33999.7
8Double Bastard AleStone Brewing255799.7
9Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)251499.7
10Abbaye des Rocs Grand CruBrasserie de l’Abbaye des Rocs126699.6
11Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company177199.6
12Southern Tier Blackwater Series: MokahSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)100499.4
13Ballast Point Grapefruit SculpinBallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)115899.3
14Westbrook Siberian Black Magic Panther - Bourbon BarrelWestbrook Brewing8199.3
15Stone Ruination Double IPA 2.0Stone Brewing68699.3
16Green Flash Double StoutGreen Flash Brewing Company154199.2
17Double Bastard Ale in the RyeStone Brewing7899.2
18Arrogant Bastard AleStone Brewing397399.2
19Founders Harvest AleFounders Brewing Company98599.2
20Evil Twin Aún Más Todo Jesús Evil Twin Brewing4299.1
21Victory DirtWolf Double IPAVictory Brewing Company (ABV)118599
22Rogue Chocolate StoutRogue Ales251999
23Founders Backstage Series #13: reDANKulous Imperial Red IPAFounders Brewing Company34898.9
24St. Bernardus Prior 8St. Bernardus Brouwerij221998.8
25North Coast Old Stock Ale North Coast Brewing Company209798.8


These are the best beers, as rated by RateBeerians everywhere, that are brewed by the brewers of this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1Good People El Gordo Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company1599.2
2Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial StoutStraight To Ale5497.7
3Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedStraight To Ale5397.6
4Avondale Barrel Aged Brett SaisonAvondale Brewing Company1096.9
5Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Cabernet Barrel AgedStraight To Ale4896.4
6Good People Snake HandlerGood People Brewing Company11896.1
7Straight To Ale Gorillanaut Imperial IPAStraight To Ale2896
8Straight To Ale Velvet EvilStraight To Ale1996
9Good People Fatso Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company3694.6
10Straight To Ale UnobtaniumStraight To Ale6394.5
11Straight To Ale Monkey’s Uncle IIPAStraight To Ale2194.2
12Beer Engineers Peanut Butter PorterBeer Engineers2293.2
13Good People Coffee Oatmeal StoutGood People Brewing Company12392.9
14Straight To Ale IlludiumStraight To Ale3191.4
15Blue Pants Weedy’s Double IPABlue Pants Brewery1891.1
16Straight To Ale Monkeynaut IPAStraight To Ale15791.1
17Fairhope Painted Black IPAFairhope Brewing Company1490.3
18Avondale Vanillaphant PorterAvondale Brewing Company5589.6
19Blue Pants Pinstripe Candy Bar StoutBlue Pants Brewery1289.5
20Good People Hitchhiker American IPAGood People Brewing Company1888.1
21Straight To Ale Vern’s Wheat WineStraight To Ale2287
22Fairhope Judge Roy BeanFairhope Brewing Company1786.7
23Straight To Ale He Ain’t HeffeStraight To Ale2085.9
24Back Forty Trade Day Cuban Coffee StoutBack Forty Beer Company3585.4
25Salty Nut Dahkness StoutSalty Nut Brewery1085.1


A list of the RateBeerians from this area with the most beer ratings. These are great people to contact to better get to know beer in this area.

Silver Spring


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Summer Beer Month
Voorhees 8/4/2016
Slutfest Six
Richmond 8/6/2016
WOB Beer school for GUESTS
Orlando 8/6/2016
AleSmith Patio Tap Takeover..!
Mount Clemens 8/18/2016
Diplomat Dunkel Beer Release
Lancaster 8/27/2016
National Beer Mile – Houston
Houston 9/3/2016
California Craft Beer Summit and Beer Festival
Sacramento 9/8/2016
The Search for The Rare Barrel
Berkeley 9/16/2016
Craft Beer Raffle with Grimm
Brooklyn 9/23/2016
Oktoberfest Nashville
Nashville 10/7/2016
Denver Rare Beer Tasting VIII
Denver 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