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 Brewery3008100
2AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2798100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2309100
4Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company102799.9
5Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company333499.9
6Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)93599.9
7AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company40099.9
8AleSmith Speedway Stout - HawaiianAleSmith Brewing Company26799.9
9Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales98899.9
10Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38899.9
11Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)64499.9
12Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing17299.9
13Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing64599.8
14Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company204099.8
15Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company69999.8
16AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company225599.8
17Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake Omnipollo30199.8
18Ballast Point Victory at Sea Ballast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)144599.8
19Bells Two Hearted AleBells Brewery361199.8
20Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath58899.8
21Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company20299.8
22Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery26499.7
23Bells 30th Anniversary Ale - Imperial StoutBells Brewery25199.7
24Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Regal Rye BarrelGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)12699.7
25Epic Big Bad Baptist Epic Brewing Company (UT/CO)66299.7


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 Company102799.9
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38899.9
3Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company69999.8
4Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub2899.8
5Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company20299.8
6Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery26499.7
7Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery5199.7
8Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company23699.6
9Surly FourSurly Brewing Company18499.6
10Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company134699.5
11Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery48299.5
12Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company6299.5
13Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8899.4
14Dangerous Man Peanut Butter PorterDangerous Man Brewing Company2899.4
15Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11899.2
16Schell Noble Star #8 - Starkeller PeachAugust Schell Brewing Company4399.2
17Bent Paddle Double Shot Double BlackBent Paddle Brewing Co.2099.2
18Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery7999.1
19Surly Wet 2012 & 2015Surly Brewing Company10699.1
20Lift Bridge Silhouette Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial StoutLift Bridge Brewing Company3999.1
21Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3999
22Surly BlakkrSurly Brewing Company30999
23Indeed D.I.D.D.C.W.Q.M.SIndeed Brewing Company1298.9
24Brau Brothers Rye Wyne Ale 2011Brau Brothers Brewing Company11598.8
25Town Hall Twisted JimMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8798.7


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
 9909
 
BVery
Plymouth
 9387
 
jackl
Minneapolis
 6814


REGIONAL EVENTS

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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
Birch’s on the Lake Brewhouse & Supperclub
Long Lake () 952 473-7373
The Happy Gnome
St. Paul (651) 651 287-2018