The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Virginia, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Virginia, 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 VIRGINIA, 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
1Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort5041100
2Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery3027100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2330100
4AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2808100
5Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2772100
6AleSmith Speedway Stout - HawaiianAleSmith Brewing Company27299.9
7Rodenbach AlexanderBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)45699.9
8Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company333799.9
9Evil Twin Double Barrel JesusEvil Twin Brewing13599.9
10Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery160499.9
11Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake Omnipollo32499.9
12St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij428399.9
13Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery238399.9
14Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing77899.9
15Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Espresso Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company136199.9
16Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company49599.9
17Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company261199.8
18Avery Barrel-Aged Series 36 - CallipygianAvery Brewing Company3899.8
19North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company411199.8
20Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing67899.8
21Baladin Xyauyù BarrelLe Baladin16699.8
22AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company226699.8
23Rodenbach Caractère RougeBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)70399.8
24Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company204999.8
25Nøgne Ø Imperial StoutNøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)171599.8


BEST BEERS BREWED IN VIRGINIA, 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
1AleWerks Bitter ValentineAleWerks Brewing Company17199.7
2Hardywood Kentucky Christmas MorningHardywood Park Craft Brewery2599.4
3AleWerks Cafe RoyaleAleWerks Brewing Company24799.4
4Sweetwater Tavern High Desert Imperial StoutSweetwater Tavern (Great American Restaurants)10199.4
5AleWerks Secret AdmirerAleWerks Brewing Company2899.3
6Hardywood Christmas MorningHardywood Park Craft Brewery3299.3
7Three Notch’d Biggie S’mores Imperial Stout Three Notch’d Brewing Company2399.1
8Hardywood FooleryHardywood Park Craft Brewery1598.9
9Hardywood TrickeryHardywood Park Craft Brewery3698.9
10AleWerks Brewmasters Reserve Bourbon Barrel PorterAleWerks Brewing Company24698.8
11Sweetwater Tavern Barrel Aged High Desert Imperial StoutSweetwater Tavern (Great American Restaurants)2898.8
12The Veil Crucial Taunt Double IPAThe Veil Brewing Company2198.7
13Lickinghole Creek Supreme LeaderLickinghole Creek Craft Brewery3098.7
14Hardywood Bourbon GBS (Gingerbread Stout)Hardywood Park Craft Brewery12698.7
15Hardywood Bourbon Barrel Raspberry Stout With Vanilla BeansHardywood Park Craft Brewery2598.7
16Hardywood Gingerbread StoutHardywood Park Craft Brewery24198.7
17Devils Backbone / Wicked Weed Seven SummitsDevils Backbone Brewing Company (AB InBev)2598.6
18Hardywood Apple Brandy Barrel GBS (Gingerbread Stout)Hardywood Park Craft Brewery2098.5
19The Veil Master Master Shredder ShredderThe Veil Brewing Company1398.4
20Legend Imperial IPALegend Brewing Company13598.1
21Mad Fox Batch 100 Strong Black AleMad Fox Brewing Company1598
22Reaver Beach The KrackenReaver Beach Brewing Company1097.9
23Blue Mountain Dark HollowBlue Mountain Brewery37197.6
24AleWerks Brewer’s Choice Rapadou PorterAleWerks Brewing Company13897.6
25Lickinghole Creek Enlightened DespotLickinghole Creek Craft Brewery2597.5


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.

 
radagast83
Fairfax
 7141
 
Braudog
Yorktown
 6286
 
Iphonephan
McLean/Jackson Hole
 6039


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Port City Clam Bake
Alexandria 8/27/2016
Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival
Leesburg 9/17/2016
Aslin Beer Company’s 1 Year Anniversary
Herndon 9/24/2016
Richmond ?? Gathering
Glen Allen 2/22/2020

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN VIRGINIA, USA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Birch
Norfolk () (757) 962-5400
Grape And Gourmet
Virginia Beach (757) 757 486-9463
Bon Vivant Market - Smithfield
Smithfield (757) 757 365-0932
Wild Run Brewing Company
Stafford () 540 659-3447
Mekong Restaurant
Richmond (804) 804 288-8929