The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Washington DC, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Washington DC, 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 WASHINGTON DC, 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 Brewery3009100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2313100
3Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2767100
4Westvleteren 12 (XII)Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus3619100
5Evil Twin Double Barrel JesusEvil Twin Brewing13399.9
6Bells HopslamBells Brewery284499.9
7Westvleteren Extra 8Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus199999.9
8Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company333599.9
9Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company231399.9
10Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery159899.9
11Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Espresso Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company135799.9
12Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)64599.9
13Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery237899.9
14Tree House JuliusTree House Brewing Company22599.9
15St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij427299.9
16Struise Cuvée DelphineDe Struise Brouwers81199.9
17Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing65099.8
18Selins Grove The Phoenix KriekSelins Grove Brewing Co.27399.8
19Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake Omnipollo30399.8
20North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company410499.8
21Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company260399.8
22Southern Tier Blackwater Series: ChoklatSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)165399.8
23Olde Hickory The Event HorizonOlde Hickory Brewery32899.8
24Omnipollo Agamemnon BourbonOmnipollo11699.8
25Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company20399.8


BEST BEERS BREWED IN WASHINGTON DC, 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
1DC Brau On the Wings of ArmageddonDC Brau Brewing Company26099
2DC Brau Solar AbyssDC Brau Brewing Company3098.6
3Right Proper Diamonds, Fur Coat, ChampagneRight Proper Brewing Company1897.7
4James E. Pepper 1776 American Brown Ale Georgetown Trading Company6597.7
5DC Brau / Oskar Blues Smells Like FreedomDC Brau Brewing Company3497.5
6Bluejacket A Little Golden GemBluejacket2696.8
7Bluejacket Forbidden PlanetBluejacket5196.6
8Bluejacket WallflowerBluejacket2596.6
9Right Proper Kick.Kick.SnareRight Proper Brewing Company1696.4
10Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Gene Turns 10kBluejacket5896
11Bluejacket Mexican RadioBluejacket5295.9
12DC Brau Penn Quarter PorterDC Brau Brewing Company22495.5
13Bluejacket / Brooklyn / New Belgium Rheinard de VosBluejacket2795.5
14Right Proper The Lubitsch TouchRight Proper Brewing Company2595.5
15DC Brau Alpha Domina MellisDC Brau Brewing Company2495.3
16Atlas Brew Works NSFWAtlas Brew Works2295.3
17Bluejacket Lost WeekendBluejacket5095.1
18Right Proper Kodachrome Dream(ing)Right Proper Brewing Company1495
19Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Travlr’s 12kBluejacket3994.5
20Bluejacket FurtherBluejacket994.3
21Bluejacket Mexican Radio (Whiskey Barrel Aged)Bluejacket1594
22DC Brau For OthersDC Brau Brewing Company1093.9
23DC Brau / Stillwater Middle-Name: DangerDC Brau Brewing Company1393.8
24Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Travlr’s 11kBluejacket3893.7
25Bluejacket Wary FiendBluejacket2093.7


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.

 
Travlr
Washington
 20920
 
argo0
 13021
 
solidfunk
Washington D.C.
 7230


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Firestone Walker Invades Red Apron Union Market
Washington 7/29/2016
UNION 4TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY
Washington 8/3/2016
Snallygaster 2016
Washington 9/17/2016

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN WASHINGTON DC, USA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Sovereign
Washington () (202) 774-5875
ChurchKey
Washington (202) 202 567-2576
Birch & Barley
Washington () 202 567-2576
The Arsenal at Bluejacket
Washington () 202 524-4862
Pizzeria Paradiso - Georgetown
Washington (202) 202 337-1245