The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Colorado, USA

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

1AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2605100
2Russian River Pliny the ElderRussian River Brewing2671100
33 Fonteinen Framboos (Framboise)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen330100
4Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2642100
5Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort4778100
6Russian River Pliny the YoungerRussian River Brewing740100
7Russian River SupplicationRussian River Brewing140599.9
8Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing Company301299.9
9Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon BarrelPort Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey89199.9
10Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery152599.9
11Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch WeaselMikkeller159399.9
12Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel201599.9
13Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)88999.9
14Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company42499.9
15Prairie Fred’s BlendPrairie Artisan Ales7599.9
16Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Espresso Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company131499.9
17Port Brewing Older ViscosityPort Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey106199.9
18Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales73999.9
19Cantillon Cuvée FlorianCantillon14299.9
20St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij406499.9
21Firestone Walker 18 (XVIII Eighteenth Anniversary Ale) Firestone Walker Brewing Co.16699.9
22Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing68299.9
23Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing52899.9
24Fremont Abominable - Bourbon Barrel Coffee CinnamonFremont Brewing Company8699.9
25Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery225999.9


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.

1Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company226499.9
2Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company42499.9
3Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Espresso Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company131499.9
4Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery225999.9
5Avery Tweak (Meph Addict)Avery Brewing Company16399.8
6Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company249399.8
7Oskar Blues Ten FIDY - Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey BarrelOskar Blues Brewery18199.8
8Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Barrel AgedGreat Divide Brewing Company30899.7
9Crooked Stave Petite Sour Hibiscus & Cinnamon (Apple/Peach Whiskey)Crooked Stave5999.7
10Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Chocolate Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company110099.7
11New Belgium Love - Blackberry Whiskey BarrelNew Belgium Brewing Company5099.6
12Medovina Sweet MelissaMedovina Meadery9599.6
13Avery Tweak (Meph Addict) - Bourbon BarrelAvery Brewing Company14999.6
14Avery Mephistopheles StoutAvery Brewing Company139299.6
15Avery The Maharaja Imperial India Pale AleAvery Brewing Company201499.6
16New Belgium La FolieNew Belgium Brewing Company153299.6
17Casey The Cut: Balaton CherryCasey Brewing and Blending1999.5
18Casey Brett Loves CitraCasey Brewing and Blending3299.5
19Great Divide Hercules Double IPAGreat Divide Brewing Company246599.5
20New Belgium Love - FelixNew Belgium Brewing Company13699.5
21Casey Oak TheoryCasey Brewing and Blending3999.5
22Crooked Stave Batch #60 - Wild Wild BrettCrooked Stave15699.5
23Oskar Blues Ten FIDY - Maker’s Mark Bourbon BarrelOskar Blues Brewery1899.5
24Great Divide Old Ruffian - Barrel Aged Great Divide Brewing Company32599.5
25New Belgium Lips of Faith - Le TerroirNew Belgium Brewing Company68699.5


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.

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Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Bristol’s Freewheelin Music Fest
Colorado Springs 9/11/2015
Lafayette Brew Fest
Lafayette 9/12/2015
Great American Beer Festival
Denver 9/24/2015
3rd Annual Boulder IPA Fest
Boulder 10/24/2015

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Parker Payless Liquors
Parker () 303 841-3333
Asbury Provisions
Denver () 303-282-5485
Avery Brewing Company
Boulder () 303 440-4324
Small Batch Liquors
Denver () 303 993-8600
Cheeky Monk - Winter Park
Winter Park () 970 726-6871