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RateBeer's Guide to the Best Beer in Montana, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Montana, 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.
1Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery136099.9
2Chimay Bleue (Blue) / Grande RéserveChimay394299.7
3Stone Espresso Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Co.54099.7
4Arrogant Bastard AleStone Brewing Co.350699.4
5Green Flash Double StoutGreen Flash Brewing Co.130299.4
6Sierra Nevada Narwhal Imperial StoutSierra Nevada Brewing Company103999.4
7Bear Republic Racer 5 IPABear Republic Brewing Company233399.3
8Rogue Chocolate StoutRogue Ales224699.3
9Rogue Shakespeare Oatmeal StoutRogue Ales217599.2
10Deschutes Conflux No. 1 - CollageDeschutes Brewery34399.2
11Harviestoun Ola Dubh (12 Year Old)Harviestoun75199
12Sierra Nevada Ovila Quad With PlumsSierra Nevada Brewing Company29499
13Elysian Dragonstooth StoutElysian Brewing Co.64698.9
14Deschutes Obsidian StoutDeschutes Brewery110598.7
15Chimay Rouge (Red) / PremièreChimay304498.6
16Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPADeschutes Brewery38098.2
17Stone 17th Anniversary Götterdämmerung IPAStone Brewing Co.59498.2
18Bear Republic Red Rocket AleBear Republic Brewing Company137798
19Goose Island SofieGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)102798
20Big Sky Olde Bluehair BarleywineBig Sky Brewing Company24697.9
21Laughing Dog The Dogfather Imperial StoutLaughing Dog Brewing40897.9
22Green Flash Le FreakGreen Flash Brewing Co.115097.8
23Rogue HazelNut Brown NectarRogue Ales218897.7
24Lakefront 25th Anniversary Series #03 - Imperial PumpkinLakefront Brewery4797.3
25Deschutes Black Butte PorterDeschutes Brewery166097.2


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.
1Big Sky Ivan the Terrible Imperial StoutBig Sky Brewing Company35399.6
2Big Sky Olde Bluehair BarleywineBig Sky Brewing Company24697.9
3Carters De-Railed IPACarters Brewing Co.1496.3
4Big Sky Bobo’s Robust PorterBig Sky Brewing Company16495.2
5Big Sky Cowboy Coffee PorterBig Sky Brewing Company16194.5
6Flathead Lake Imperial IPAFlathead Lake Brewing Company2594.4
7Big Sky IPABig Sky Brewing Company67293.7
8Big Sky Biere de NoelBig Sky Brewing Company11192.1
9Bitter Root Last Cast Black IPABitter Root Brewing2292.1
10Kettle House Olde Bongwater Hemp PorterKettle House Brewing Company2990.7
11Bozeman Plum St. Porter Bozeman Brewing Company2890.1
12Bozeman Bozone HopZone IPABozeman Brewing Company2789.9
13Montana Brewing Beartooth Espresso PorterMontana Brewing Company1189.7
14Carters Saison De CarterCarters Brewing Co.2089.3
15Big Hole Head Smashed In Big Hole Brewing Company1589.2
16Bitter Root Single Hop Ale - CTZBitter Root Brewing3889.2
17Blackfoot River 2010 Brewer’s Reserve Barley Wine AleBlackfoot River Brewing1188.9
18Montana Brewing Custers Last StoutMontana Brewing Company2588.7
19Kettle House Cold Smoke Scotch AleKettle House Brewing Company12787.6
20Big Sky Moose Drool Brown AleBig Sky Brewing Company128387.6
21Yellowstone Valley Numbskull IPAYellowstone Valley Brewing Company1386.7
22Tamarack Hat Trick Hop IPATamarack Brewing Company4285.5
23Big Sky Heavy Horse Scotch AleBig Sky Brewing Company17384.8
24Flathead Lake Rising Sun Espresso PorterFlathead Lake Brewing Company984.8
25Lewis and Clark Tumbleweed IPALewis and Clark Brewing Company2784.1

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Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
  Event  City  Date 
2nd Annual Montana Brewers Spring Festival    Billings  5/9/2014 
1st Annual Tap Into Ennis Brew & Spirit Festival   Ennis  5/17/2014 
Dog & Grog - Montana Microbrew Festival   Virginia City  7/18/2014 
Badlands Brew-a-Palooza   Glendive  7/26/2014 
6th Annual Montana Brewers Fall Festival   Missoula  10/11/2014 

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
  Place  City  Phone 
Uberbrew   Billings  () 406 534-696 
The Stein Haus   Great Falls  () 406 727-8183 
Tamarack Brewing Company   Lakeside  (406) 406 844-0244 
Montana Ale Works   Bozeman  (406) 406 587-7700 
The Rhinoceros   Missoula  (406) 406 721-6061 

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