The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Louisiana, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Louisiana, 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.

1Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2149100
2Struise Pannepot (10%)De Struise Brouwers2143100
3Struise Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers1596100
4Struise Cuvée DelphineDe Struise Brouwers826100
5Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1023100
6Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)649100
7Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing180100
8Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company2071100
9Bell’s Two Hearted AleBell’s Brewery3663100
10Dieu du Ciel AphrodisiaqueDieu du Ciel1314100
11To Øl Black Malts & Body Salts Black Coffee IIPATo Øl637100
12Prairie Birthday Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales135100
13Cantillon Zwanze (2016) FramboiseCantillon103100
14Amager Hr. FrederiksenAmager Bryghus950100
15Struise Black Damnation III - Black MesDe Struise Brouwers465100
16Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company1784100
17Alpine Beer Company Pure HoppinessAlpine Beer Company (CA)964100
18Mikkeller Black HoleMikkeller1397100
19Bell’s Traverse City Whiskey Barrel Aged PorterBell’s Brewery25100
20Third Coast Old AleBell’s Brewery159499
21Chris Banker / Insurgente / Stone Xocoveza Mocha StoutStone Brewing66799
22St-Ambroise Oatmeal StoutMcAuslan Brewing (Brasseurs RJ)149999
23Lagunitas The Waldos’ Special AleLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)35199
24Lagunitas SucksLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)157599
25Founders Harvest AleFounders Brewing Company98899


1Parish Ghost In The MachineParish Brewing Company3399
2NOLA LowerlineNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2198
3NOLA PietyNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale1796
4Abita Shotgun Double IPAAbita Brewing Company2895
5Parish Farmhouse IPAParish Brewing Company1695
6Abita Bourbon Street Barrel Aged Imperial StoutAbita Brewing Company14795
7Abita Macchiato Espresso Milk StoutAbita Brewing Company9994
8Bayou Teche Loup GarouBayou Teche Brewery2794
9Chafunkta Old 504 PorterChafunkta Brewing Company1694
10NOLA SauvageNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale1893
11NOLA Irish Channel StoutNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale9193
12Abita Bourbon Street Coffee StoutAbita Brewing Company2692
13Parish Grand ReserveParish Brewing Company1392
14NOLA Girl Stout CookieNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale991
15Great Raft Reasonably Corrupt SchwarzbierGreat Raft Brewing2490
16Abita Bourbon Street Baltic PorterAbita Brewing Company5890
17NOLA / 7venth Sun House of the RisingNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale989
18Bayou Teche Biere Joi Barrel AgedBayou Teche Brewery2989
19Parish Dr HoptagonParish Brewing Company2088
20Great Raft All My TomorrowsGreat Raft Brewing1388
21Bayou Teche Saison d’Ecrevisse (-2015)Bayou Teche Brewery3888
22Abita Wrought Iron IPAAbita Brewing Company25287
23Abita Select ImperatorAbita Brewing Company5386
24NOLA Hopitoulas IPANOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale16085
25NOLA Prytania Imperial PorterNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale984

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The Red, White, and Brew
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The Cove
Baton Rouge (225) 225 201.9900
NOLA Brewing Co.
New Orleans () 504 613-7727