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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.
1Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort4395100
2Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2706100
3Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2436100
4Bells Black Note StoutBells Brewery748100
5St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij375599.9
6Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Company287099.9
7Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company289999.9
8Bells HopslamBells Brewery261699.9
9Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout Great Divide Brewing Company216999.9
10Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company93099.9
11Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery139799.9
12Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)77199.9
13North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Brandy BarrelNorth Coast Brewing Company32399.9
14Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch WeaselMikkeller142099.9
15North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company371699.9
16Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company167099.9
17Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company232199.9
18Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery205999.9
19North Coast Old Rasputin Anniversary Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout North Coast Brewing Company99999.9
20Great Divide Espresso Oak Aged Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company123899.9
21Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing58599.9
22Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing46899.9
23Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)46499.9
24Bells Two Hearted AleBells Brewery319399.8
25Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort310699.8


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.
1Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company93099.9
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub36699.9
3Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company60399.8
4Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery25699.7
5Surly Barrel Aged DarknessSurly Brewing Company5999.7
6Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company120399.6
7Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery45999.6
8Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery4999.6
9Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub2399.5
10Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8599.4
11Surly BlakkrSurly Brewing Company21699.3
12Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11399.3
13Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery6998.9
14Brau Brothers Rye Wyne Ale 2011Brau Brothers Brewing Company11198.8
15Surly FiveSurly Brewing Company23398.8
16Surly Smoke LagerSurly Brewing Company45598.7
17Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company3898.7
18Town Hall Twisted JimMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8498.7
19Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery2898.6
20Town Hall Cask IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery4598.6
21Town Hall Ol Jack FrostMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3598.6
22Surly Cacao BenderSurly Brewing Company6298.5
23Fitgers FramboiseFitgers Brewhouse3698
24Barley Johns Old Eight PorterBarley Johns Brew Pub12898
25Town Hall Mango MamaMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery10397.9

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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.
 BVeryBurnsville 6136
Skyview SkyviewPapoose Jct 5183
 JKSt. Louis Park 4416


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
  Event  City  Date 
Summer Beer Dabbler   St Paul  9/6/2014 
Harvest Moon Brew Fest   Aitkin  9/13/2014 
Autumn Brew Review   Minneapolis  9/27/2014 

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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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