The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Wisconsin, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Wisconsin, 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.

1Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery3009100
2AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2800100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2313100
4Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2767100
5Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath169100
6Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing309399.9
7Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company333599.9
8Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery159899.9
9AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company40199.9
10Bells HopslamBells Brewery284499.9
11Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath13099.9
12Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPAThree Floyds Brewing Company213999.9
13Struise Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers158099.9
14Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company48999.9
15Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub38899.9
16Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery237899.9
17St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij427399.9
18Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing76699.9
19New Glarus Wisconsin Belgian RedNew Glarus Brewing Company151399.9
20Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing65299.8
21New Glarus SerendipityNew Glarus Brewing Company58599.8
22North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company410499.8
23Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller232299.8
24Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company204099.8
25Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company69999.8


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.

1New Glarus Wisconsin Belgian RedNew Glarus Brewing Company151399.9
2Funk Factory Geuzeria / Oso FrampaarsFunk Factory Geuzeria2499.8
3New Glarus SerendipityNew Glarus Brewing Company58599.8
4New Glarus R & D Wild PeachNew Glarus Brewing Company10099.8
5New Glarus Raspberry TartNew Glarus Brewing Company127299.8
6Tyranena BGW Devil Over A BarrelTyranena Brewing35099.7
7Central Waters 17 Anniversary EditionCentral Waters Brewing Co.8899.7
8Tyranena BGW Whos Your Daddy? Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial PorterTyranena Brewing18799.7
9New Glarus Strawberry RhubarbNew Glarus Brewing Company37899.5
10Tyranena BGW The Devil Made Me Do ItTyranena Brewing47299.5
11Central Waters Brewer’s Reserve Bourbon Barrel StoutCentral Waters Brewing Co.70899.3
12Central Waters Brewer’s Reserve Bourbon Barrel BarleywineCentral Waters Brewing Co.53099.2
13New Glarus Thumbprint Series IIPANew Glarus Brewing Company24699.2
14Tyranena BGW Dirty Old Man Tyranena Brewing42099.2
15Brenner Witchcraft Imperial StoutBrenner Brewing Company999.1
16New Glarus Thumbprint Series Scream IIPANew Glarus Brewing Company27799.1
17New Glarus Thumbprint Series Wild Sour AleNew Glarus Brewing Company25099
18Leinenkugels Big Eddy Russian Imperial StoutLeinenkugel Brewing Company (Tenth & Blake - MillerCoors)86099
19Central Waters Brewer’s Reserve Bourbon Barrel Scotch AleCentral Waters Brewing Co.14299
20New Glarus R & D Vintage 2014New Glarus Brewing Company6199
21Central Waters Black GoldCentral Waters Brewing Co.5099
22New Glarus Thumbprint Series Cran-bic AleNew Glarus Brewing Company47299
23New Glarus Dancing Man WheatNew Glarus Brewing Company55798.9
24Central Waters Cassian SunsetCentral Waters Brewing Co.3098.9
25New Glarus Thumbprint Series Imperial WeizenNew Glarus Brewing Company46698.9


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.



Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Art on Tap Beer Tasting
West Bend 7/30/2016
Art on Tap Beer Tasting
West Bend 8/6/2016
Talks on Tap with Milwaukee Historian Jim Draeger
West Bned 8/11/2016
Great Taste of the Midwest 2016
Madison 8/13/2016
The Art of Brewing: The Pabst Brewing Company and the Artistry of Advertising
West Bend 8/25/2016
A Sudsy Heritage: Milwaukee’s Rise as Beer Capital of the World with John Gurda
West Bend 9/8/2016
Thirsty Troll Brew Fest
Mount Horeb 9/10/2016
Art on Tap Beer Tasting
West Bend 9/10/2016
National Beer Mile – Milwaukee
West Allis 9/17/2016

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Ned Kelly’s
Green Bay () 920 433-9306
Wine Cellar
De Pere () 920 336-0811
Homebrew Market
Appleton (920) 920 733-4294
Lorelei Inn
Green Bay () 920 432-5921
Village Dell And Wine Shop
Rice Lake (000) 715 234-4146