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 Brewery2878100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2150100
3Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company728100
4Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial StoutThree Floyds Brewing Company1769100
5Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company229199.9
6Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch WeaselMikkeller166199.9
7Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company327099.9
8Funky Buddha Morning WoodFunky Buddha Brewery5699.9
9Westvleteren Extra 8Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus195399.9
10Bells HopslamBells Brewery279299.9
11Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)92199.9
12Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing306099.9
13Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)272399.9
14Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery156499.9
15Evil Twin Double Barrel JesusEvil Twin Brewing11699.9
16Struise Cuvée DelphineDe Struise Brouwers79299.9
17Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)62999.9
18Cantillon Lou Pepe Pure KriekCantillon92599.9
19Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery231799.9
20Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon BarrelPort Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey91299.9
21Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company44699.9
22Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales90299.9
23Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller227799.8
24Omnipollo Agamemnon BourbonOmnipollo8999.8
25Tree House JuliusTree House Brewing Company18499.8


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 Company25299
2DC Brau Solar AbyssDC Brau Brewing Company2498.5
3James E. Pepper 1776 American Brown Ale Georgetown Trading Company5098.4
4DC Brau / Oskar Blues Smells Like FreedomDC Brau Brewing Company3497.5
5Bluejacket Forbidden PlanetBluejacket4597.1
6Right Proper Diamonds, Fur Coat, ChampagneRight Proper Brewing Company1496.9
7Right Proper Kick.Kick.SnareRight Proper Brewing Company1396.3
8Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Gene Turns 10kBluejacket5796.1
9DC Brau Penn Quarter PorterDC Brau Brewing Company21595.8
10Bluejacket Mexican RadioBluejacket4595.7
11Right Proper Kodachrome Dream(ing)Right Proper Brewing Company1395.6
12Right Proper The Lubitsch TouchRight Proper Brewing Company1995.5
13DC Brau Alpha Domina MellisDC Brau Brewing Company2395.4
14Bluejacket Lost WeekendBluejacket4694.9
15Bluejacket WallflowerBluejacket2094.7
16Atlas Brew Works NSFWAtlas Brew Works1794.7
17Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Travlr’s 12kBluejacket3994.5
18Bluejacket A Little Golden GemBluejacket1794.4
19Bluejacket FurtherBluejacket994.3
20Bluejacket / Brooklyn / New Belgium Rheinard de VosBluejacket2394.2
21DC Brau For OthersDC Brau Brewing Company1093.9
22DC Brau / Stillwater Middle-Name: DangerDC Brau Brewing Company1393.8
23Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Travlr’s 11kBluejacket3893.7
24DC Brau / Stillwater NATASDC Brau Brewing Company2793.3
25DC Brau Barrel Aged Penn Quarter Porter (Catoctin Creek Rye Whiskey)DC Brau Brewing Company3492.9


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
 18699
 
argo0
 12647
 
nimbleprop
SouthWest, Washington
 6661


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Beer, Cheese & Charcuterie Pairing
Washington 2/17/2016
Foothills Sexual Chocolate 2016 DC Release Party
Washington 2/17/2016
The North Carolina Draft Extravaganza: Beer Study’s 3rd Anniversary Party + Debuts - 30 Rarities
Washington 2/20/2016
12th Annual DC Brewer’s Ball benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Washington 3/5/2016
DC Brau’s 5 Year Anniversary Party
Washington 4/16/2016
Washington DC Beer Safari
Washington DC 5/20/2016

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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.
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
Pizzeria Paradiso - Dupont Circle
Washington (202) 202 223-1245