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 Brouwerij422999.9
2Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery234899.9
3Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company46799.9
4Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing73299.9
5Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company257099.8
6Bells Two Hearted AleBells Brewery351699.8
7Southern Tier Blackwater Series: ChoklatSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)164599.8
8Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing165999.8
9Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)246899.7
10Double Bastard AleStone Brewing253899.7
11Abbaye des Rocs Grand CruBrasserie de l’Abbaye des Rocs125799.6
12Amager Hr. FrederiksenAmager Bryghus91299.6
13Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company175399.6
14Stone IPA (India Pale Ale)Stone Brewing373199.5
15Great Divide Hercules Double IPAGreat Divide Brewing Company250799.5
16Unibroue Trois PistolesUnibroue (Sapporo)280099.5
17Southern Tier Blackwater Series: MokahSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)100299.4
18Ballast Point Grapefruit SculpinBallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)109099.3
19Westbrook Siberian Black Magic Panther - Bourbon BarrelWestbrook Brewing7899.3
20Stone Ruination IPA 2.0Stone Brewing64099.3
21Arrogant Bastard AleStone Brewing390099.2
22Green Flash Double StoutGreen Flash Brewing Company153099.2
23Founders Harvest AleFounders Brewing Company98499.2
24Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Belgian Style Great Divide Brewing Company59999.2
25Victory DirtWolf Double IPAVictory Brewing Company (ABV)115999.2


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 Ale5197.6
4Avondale Barrel Aged Brett SaisonAvondale Brewing Company1096.9
5Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Cabernet Barrel AgedStraight To Ale4796.4
6Good People Snake HandlerGood People Brewing Company11696.2
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 Ale1993.4
12Beer Engineers Peanut Butter PorterBeer Engineers2293.2
13Good People Coffee Oatmeal StoutGood People Brewing Company11993.1
14Straight To Ale IlludiumStraight To Ale3191.4
15Blue Pants Weedy’s Double IPABlue Pants Brewery1791.4
16Straight To Ale Monkeynaut IPAStraight To Ale15491.2
17Fairhope Judge Roy BeanFairhope Brewing Company1390.4
18Fairhope Painted Black IPAFairhope Brewing Company1490.3
19Avondale Vanillaphant PorterAvondale Brewing Company5189.4
20Blue Pants Pinstripe Candy Bar StoutBlue Pants Brewery1088.9
21Straight To Ale Vern’s Wheat WineStraight To Ale2287
22Straight To Ale Hell or Rye WaterStraight To Ale1585.5
23Back Forty Trade Day Cuban Coffee StoutBack Forty Beer Company3485.4
24Good People Hitchhiker American IPAGood People Brewing Company1785.1
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.

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Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Day Before Dark Lord Day
Chicago 4/29/2016
Dark Lord Day 2016
Munster 4/30/2016
Brunch is back at McFadden’s Stamford CT
Stamford 4/30/2016
CBC Underground #1: Founders
Philadelphia, PA 5/3/2016
CBC Underground #1: Founders
Philadelphia, PA 5/3/2016
The Brew Bus Tampa Bay - Sampler Tour
Tampa 5/12/2016
Summer-fest Grand Beer Tasting
Sturbridge 5/19/2016
Craft Beer Raffle with Singlecut
Astoria 5/20/2016
Brewers by the Bay Film - San Francisco Beer Film World Wide Premiere!
San Francisco 5/20/2016
Philly Beer Week
Philadelphia 6/3/2016
SAVOR: An American Craft Beer and & Food Experience
Washington 6/3/2016
BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational
Boston 6/3/2016
Lombard Ale Fest
Lombard 6/11/2016
Chicago Ale Fest
Chicago 6/17/2016
Villaggio della Birra Belgian Editon – Dorp van het bier – Village de la Bi
Sint-Truiden 6/25/2016
California Craft Beer Summit and Beer Festival
Sacramento 9/8/2016
Oktoberfest Nashville
Nashville 10/7/2016

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
City Vineyard
Birmingham () 205 437-3360
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