The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for 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 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
1Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean)Three Floyds Brewing Company399100
2Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2878100
3Russian River Pliny the ElderRussian River Brewing2723100
4Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort4925100
5Russian River Pliny the YoungerRussian River Brewing747100
6Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged)Three Floyds Brewing Company397100
7Bells Black Note StoutBells Brewery853100
8Schramm’s The Heart of DarknessSchramm’s Mead59100
9Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath154100
10Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2147100
11Hill Farmstead AnnHill Farmstead Brewery90100
12AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2719100
13Cycle Pallet 1Cycle Brewing50100
14Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial StoutThree Floyds Brewing Company1768100
15Superstition Blue Berry White Superstition Meadery34100
16Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company728100
173 Fonteinen Framboos (Framboise)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen377100
18AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedAleSmith Brewing Company803100
19AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Kopi LuwakAleSmith Brewing Company198100
20AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company109100
21Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial StoutCigar City Brewing899100
22Superstition Straw Berry WhiteSuperstition Meadery24100
23Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company326799.9
24Mikkeller George! Barrel Aged (Bourbon Edition)Mikkeller39499.9
25Hangar 24 Barrel Roll: Pugachev RoyaleHangar 24 Craft Brewery3399.9


BEST BEERS BREWED IN 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
1Cycle Pallet 1Cycle Brewing50100
2Superstition Straw Berry WhiteSuperstition Meadery24100
3AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company109100
4Superstition Blue Berry White Superstition Meadery34100
5Superstition Berry WhiteSuperstition Meadery47100
6Schramm’s The Heart of DarknessSchramm’s Mead59100
7AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Kopi LuwakAleSmith Brewing Company198100
8Hill Farmstead AnnHill Farmstead Brewery90100
9Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath154100
10Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company728100
11Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial StoutCigar City Brewing899100
12Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean)Three Floyds Brewing Company399100
13Bells Black Note StoutBells Brewery853100
14Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged)Three Floyds Brewing Company397100
15Russian River Pliny the YoungerRussian River Brewing747100
16Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2147100
17AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedAleSmith Brewing Company803100
18Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial StoutThree Floyds Brewing Company1768100
19AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2719100
20Russian River Pliny the ElderRussian River Brewing2723100
21Bells Expedition StoutBells Brewery2878100
22AleSmith Speedway Stout - VelvetAleSmith Brewing Company2499.9
23Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon BarrelFunky Buddha Brewery2899.9
24Cycle Nooner #9Cycle Brewing3899.9
25Schramm’s MadelineSchramm’s Mead2499.9


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
 18623
 
brokensail
San Leandro
 14529
 
bhensonb
Woodland
 13209


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
A California Collaboration: Stone & Sierra Nevada NxS Barrel Aged Double IPA
Brooklyn 2/8/2016
Mike Lata/Westbrook Brewing Beer Dinner
New York 2/8/2016
The Ultimate Crooked Stave Tap Takeover: 12 Rare Brews on Draft!
Washington 2/9/2016
Rogue Beer Dinner at Euclid Hall with John Maier
Denver 2/9/2016
Mardi Gras 2016
Washington 2/9/2016
Rustico Alexandria’s American Road Trip Beer Dinner Series: California
Alexandria 2/9/2016
Off Color Beer Dinner
Naperville 2/10/2016
The Alewerks Bitter Valentine Beer Dinner at Columbia Firehouse!
Alexandria 2/10/2016
Victory Flight Night
Birmingham 2/10/2016
From Goose, With Love Tap Takeover
Wheaton 2/11/2016
Bell’s Tap Takeover Featuring Hopslam, Le Pianiste and Milchkaffee at Mac’s Wood Grilled
Chicago 2/11/2016
Lagunitas Steal the Jar
Champaign 2/11/2016
Paw Paw Collaboration Mini Tap Take Over
Bay City 2/11/2016
Oompa Loompa Chocolate Stout Beer Release
Ardmore 2/11/2016
KLCC Microbrew Festival
Eugene 2/12/2016
Cincy Winter Beerfest - 9th Annual
Cincinnati 2/12/2016
The Oxbow & Perennial "Return of the Max" Collaboration Release Extravaganza - 17 Rare Brews on Tap
Washington 2/12/2016
World Class Stout 10 Tap Takeover @ Norey’s, Newport 2/12
Newport 2/12/2016
VICTORY BREWING 20TH Birthday Celebration!
Chalfont 2/12/2016
Rohrwerker and Schlusser Berserker Release (Pipeworks Collaborations at Local Option)
Chicago 2/12/2016

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN USA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Premium Package Outlet
Dawsonville (706) 706 429-0067
Picks Liquors
Carbondale () 618 549-4332
The Malt Shoppe
Wauwatosa () (414) 585-0321
Norey’s Bar and Grille
Newport () 401 847-4971
State of Beer
Raleigh () 919 546 9116