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RateBeer's Guide to the Best Beer in Minnesota, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Minnesota, 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.
1Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2564100
2Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort4572100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company1858100
4Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2775100
5Bells Black Note StoutBells Brewery782100
6North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Brandy BarrelNorth Coast Brewing Company35399.9
7Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery145599.9
8Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company222199.9
9Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company95499.9
10Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Company293499.9
11St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij391099.9
12Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company305999.9
13Bells HopslamBells Brewery263599.9
14North Coast Old Rasputin Anniversary Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout North Coast Brewing Company102699.9
15North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company380599.9
16Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing10399.9
17Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing Company142099.9
18Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing49399.9
19Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery215499.9
20Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Espresso Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company125699.9
21Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort324099.9
22Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub37399.9
23Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing63799.9
24Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company240699.9
25Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company176299.9


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.
1Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company95499.9
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub37399.9
3Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company61799.8
4Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery25799.8
5Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company6499.8
6Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company123899.6
7Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery46699.6
8Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery5099.6
9Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub2499.5
10Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8599.4
11Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11599.3
12Surly BlakkrSurly Brewing Company23099.3
13Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company4899.2
14Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery7699
15Surly FiveSurly Brewing Company23698.8
16Brau Brothers Rye Wyne Ale 2011Brau Brothers Brewing Company11398.8
17Surly Smoke LagerSurly Brewing Company46198.7
18Town Hall Twisted JimMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8598.7
19Town Hall Ol Jack FrostMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3798.6
20Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3098.6
21Town Hall Cask IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery4598.6
22Barley Johns Alfreds PorterBarley Johns Brew Pub3098.5
23Surly Cacao BenderSurly Brewing Company8898.2
24Indeed Haywire Double American Black Ale - 2013Indeed Brewing Company2198.1
25Town Hall Manhattan Barrel 2013 & 2014Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery1998

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 deyhollaMinneapolis 7157
 BVeryBurnsville 7109
Skyview SkyviewPapoose Jct 5273


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
  Event  City  Date 
Wings & Brew Fest   Welch  3/21/2015 

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
  Place  City  Phone 
Beehive Offsale Liquor   Bemidji  (218) 218 333-3767 
Heritage Liquor   Maplewood  (651) 651 777-7455 
Northern Brewer Homebrew Supply   Saint Paul  (800) 800 681-2739 
The Happy Gnome   Saint Paul  (651) 651 287-2018 
Blue Max Liquors   Burnsville  (952) 952 432-3350 

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