The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Maryland, USA

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

1Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort4924100
2Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2878100
33 Fonteinen Framboos (Framboise)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen377100
4Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company229199.9
5Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Company305999.9
6Firestone Walker ParabolaFirestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)103099.9
7Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch WeaselMikkeller165799.9
8Bells HopslamBells Brewery277999.9
9La Face Cachée de la Pomme Neige PremièreLa Face Cachée de la Pomme36199.9
10Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)62699.9
11Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing71899.9
12Struise Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers153899.9
13Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing56799.9
14St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij417499.9
15Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery231599.9
16Struise Cuvée DelphineDe Struise Brouwers79099.9
17Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales89999.9
18Dogfish Head World Wide Stout 2001/2003-Present (18%)Dogfish Head Brewery219199.8
19North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company403199.8
20Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing Company164199.8
21Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort350899.8
22Dogfish Head 90 Minute Imperial IPADogfish Head Brewery450799.8
23Ballast Point Victory at Sea Ballast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)136899.8
24Firestone Walker Double Jack IPAFirestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)162299.8
25FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Coffee / Java CoffeeFiftyFifty Brewing Company16799.8


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.

1Stillwater Gose Gone WildStillwater Artisanal11499.7
2Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter Flying Dog Brewery246499.2
3Flying Dog Wild Dog Barrel-Aged Gonzo Flying Dog Brewery80499.2
4Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Blackbeard’s BreakfastHeavy Seas Brewing Company6299.1
5DuClaw Oak Aged Black Jack StoutDuClaw Brewing Company12298.9
6Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Stateside SaisonStillwater Artisanal9998.9
7Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Cellar DoorStillwater Artisanal8898.8
8Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Folklore, the tale of Van WinkleStillwater Artisanal4298.8
9Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Siren Noire (2013 -)Heavy Seas Brewing Company18598.6
10Stillwater Import Series Vol. 5 ’Debauched’ - Brunello BarrelStillwater Artisanal7498.4
11Flying Dog KujoFlying Dog Brewery59698.1
12DuClaw RepentDuClaw Brewing Company7898.1
13DuClaw RetributionDuClaw Brewing Company15598.1
14Stillwater / Mikkeller RauchstarStillwater Artisanal8098
15Flying Dog Imperial IPA - Citra Single HopFlying Dog Brewery19798
16Union Craft Double DuckpinUnion Craft Brewing Company5698
17Stillwater Even Less Jesus (Remix)Stillwater Artisanal8097.9
18Flying Dog Double Dog Double Pale AleFlying Dog Brewery174797.8
19DuClaw Devils MilkDuClaw Brewing Company33497.8
20Stillwater Contemporary Works - SurroundStillwater Artisanal17997.8
21Flying Dog Barrel-Aged Horn DogFlying Dog Brewery6697.7
22DuClaw Black Jack StoutDuClaw Brewing Company18697.6
23DuClaw Divine Retribution No. 3 DuClaw Brewing Company2597.6
24Stillwater Beer Table - Table BeerStillwater Artisanal19897.6
25Flying Dog Raging BitchFlying Dog Brewery180697.4


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.

Chevy Chase
Federal Hill, Baltimore


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Victoria Winter Craft Beer Festival
Columbia 3/5/2016

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
State Line Liquors
Elkton (410) 410 398-3838 or 800-446-9463
Old Town Pour House - Gaithersburg
Gaithersburg () 301-963-6281
Max’s Taphouse
Baltimore (410) 410 675-MAXS
Of Love & Regret - Pub and Provisions
Baltimore () 410 327-0760
Millstone Cellars
Monkton () 443 967-3463