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
1Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2243100
2AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2771100
3Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2958100
4Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company331999.9
5Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery158999.9
6Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)93099.9
7Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company102099.9
8AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company39499.9
9AleSmith Speedway Stout - HawaiianAleSmith Brewing Company24099.9
10Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing16899.9
11Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38799.9
12Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)64099.9
13Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company47499.9
14Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company201499.8
15Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake Omnipollo24199.8
16AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company221999.8
17Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company19399.8
18Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company69799.8
19Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath56399.8
20Ballast Point Victory at Sea Ballast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)142799.8
21Bells 30th Anniversary Ale - Imperial StoutBells Brewery24899.8
22Bells Two Hearted AleBells Brewery356999.8
23Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery26499.7
24Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Regal Rye BarrelGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)11999.7
25Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)248299.7


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 Company102099.9
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38799.9
3Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company19399.8
4Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company69799.8
5Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub2899.8
6Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery5099.7
7Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery26499.7
8Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company20199.6
9Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company133799.5
10Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company6199.5
11Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery47999.5
12Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8899.4
13Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11899.2
14Schell Noble Star #8 - Starkeller PeachAugust Schell Brewing Company4399.2
15Dangerous Man Peanut Butter PorterDangerous Man Brewing Company2599.1
16Lift Bridge Silhouette Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial StoutLift Bridge Brewing Company3899.1
17Surly Wet 2012 & 2015Surly Brewing Company10699.1
18Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery7999.1
19Surly BlakkrSurly Brewing Company30599
20Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3999
21Indeed D.I.D.D.C.W.Q.M.SIndeed Brewing Company1298.9
22Bent Paddle Double Shot Double BlackBent Paddle Brewing Co.1898.9
23Brau Brothers Rye Wyne Ale 2011Brau Brothers Brewing Company11598.8
24Town Hall Twisted JimMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8798.7
25Town Hall Ol Jack FrostMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3798.6


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
 9711
 
BVery
Plymouth
 9189
 
jackl
Minneapolis
 6737


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Craft Beer Tasting
Blaine 6/3/2016
All Pints North
Duluth 7/23/2016

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