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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 Brewery2835100
2Bells Black Note StoutBells Brewery836100
3Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company713100
4Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2644100
5Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2068100
6Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery152599.9
7Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)89099.9
8Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company98599.9
9Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Vanilla Rye BarrelGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)20399.9
10Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company317799.9
11Bells HopslamBells Brewery276199.9
12North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Brandy BarrelNorth Coast Brewing Company36799.9
13Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery226199.9
14Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company42499.9
15Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing13199.9
16Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub37999.9
17Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing52899.9
18Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)58699.9
19AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company207999.8
20Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing Company155599.8
21Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company192299.8
22Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company249399.8
23Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company65199.8
24Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company14799.8
25Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath37899.8


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 Company98599.9
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub37999.9
3Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company65199.8
4Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company14799.8
5Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub2499.8
6Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery26299.7
7Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery5099.7
8Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company8599.6
9Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company128899.6
10Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery47599.5
11Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company5299.4
12Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8899.4
13Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11799.3
14Surly BlakkrSurly Brewing Company27299.1
15Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery7699
16Schell Noble Star #8 - Starkeller PeachAugust Schell Brewing Company2298.8
17Brau Brothers Rye Wyne Ale 2011Brau Brothers Brewing Company11598.8
18Town Hall Twisted JimMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8798.7
19Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3798.7
20Lift Bridge Silhouette Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial StoutLift Bridge Brewing Company2498.7
21Dangerous Man Peanut Butter PorterDangerous Man Brewing Company1398.7
22Town Hall Manhattan Barrel 2013 & 2014Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery3198.6
23Town Hall Ol Jack FrostMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3798.6
24Surly FiveSurly Brewing Company24098.6
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
 8347
 
BVery
Plymouth
 8064
 
jackl
Minneapolis
 5816


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Harvest Moon Brew Fest 2015
Aitkin 9/12/2015
Autumn Brew Review
Minneapolis 9/19/2015

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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
The Boulder Tap House
Mankato () 507 344-1643