The RateBeer 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.

 


BEST BEERS AVAILABLE IN MINNESOTA, USA

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.

NAMEBREWERRATINGSSCORE
1Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2878100
2AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2720100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2147100
4Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company728100
5Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company100699.9
6AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company36299.9
7Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery156299.9
8Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company326799.9
9North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Brandy BarrelNorth Coast Brewing Company37899.9
10Bells HopslamBells Brewery278399.9
11Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)92199.9
12AleSmith Speedway Stout - HawaiianAleSmith Brewing Company12499.9
13Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery231599.9
14Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company44699.9
15Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)62799.9
16Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38699.9
17Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing15099.9
18AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company217299.8
19Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing Company164199.8
20Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company196899.8
21Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company67999.8
22Bells Two Hearted AleBells Brewery346899.8
23Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath47599.8
24Ballast Point Victory at Sea Ballast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)137199.8
25Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company17399.8


BEST BEERS BREWED IN MINNESOTA, USA

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.

NAMEBREWERRATINGSSCORE
1Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company100699.9
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38699.9
3Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company67999.8
4Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub2499.8
5Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company17399.8
6Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery26399.7
7Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery5099.7
8Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company12699.6
9Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company132499.5
10Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery47999.5
11Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company5599.5
12Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8899.4
13Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11799.3
14Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery7999.1
15Surly BlakkrSurly Brewing Company27899.1
16Surly Wet 2012 & 2015Surly Brewing Company10699.1
17Dangerous Man Peanut Butter PorterDangerous Man Brewing Company2299.1
18Schell Noble Star #8 - Starkeller PeachAugust Schell Brewing Company3899
19Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3999
20Indeed D.I.D.D.C.W.Q.M.SIndeed Brewing Company1298.9
21Lift Bridge Silhouette Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial StoutLift Bridge Brewing Company3198.9
22Brau Brothers Rye Wyne Ale 2011Brau Brothers Brewing Company11598.8
23Town Hall Twisted JimMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8798.7
24Town Hall Ol Jack FrostMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3798.6
25Bent Paddle Double Shot Double BlackBent Paddle Brewing Co.1498.6


TOP REGIONAL RATEBEERIANS

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.

 
deyholla
Minneapolis
 9265
 
BVery
Plymouth
 8912
 
jackl
Minneapolis
 6357


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Town Hall Barrel Aged Week
Minneapolis 2/15/2016

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN MINNESOTA, USA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
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