The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Germany

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Germany. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.

 


BEST BEERS AVAILABLE IN GERMANY

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
1Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort5043100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2330100
3AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2808100
4Westvleteren 12 (XII)Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus3636100
5Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPAThree Floyds Brewing Company214299.9
6Struise Pannepot ReservaDe Struise Brouwers111899.9
7Struise PannepotDe Struise Brouwers212099.9
8St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij428399.9
9Three Floyds Zombie DustThree Floyds Brewing Company133499.9
10Struise Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers158599.9
11Prairie Apple Brandy Barrel NoirPrairie Artisan Ales23599.9
12Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort359999.8
13AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company226699.8
14Rodenbach Caractère RougeBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)70399.8
15North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company411199.8
16Struise Pannepot Grand Reserva De Struise Brouwers103799.8
17De Molen Hel & Verdoemenis (Hell & Damnation)Brouwerij de Molen99799.8
183 Fonteinen Oude Geuze Golden BlendBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen55999.8
19Cantillon Lou Pepe FramboiseCantillon82999.8
20Nøgne Ø Imperial StoutNøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)171599.8
21To Øl Yule MælkTo Øl10199.8
22AleSmith Old NumbskullAleSmith Brewing Company146299.7
23Lervig / Way 3 Bean StoutLervig Aktiebryggeri19999.7
24Ayinger Celebrator DoppelbockBrauerei Aying361199.7
25Stone Ruination IPAStone Brewing371899.7


BEST BEERS BREWED IN GERMANY

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
1Ayinger Celebrator DoppelbockBrauerei Aying361199.7
2Schneider Weisse AventinusSchneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH341599.6
3Freigeist / h.ertie Lambik OhrwalFreigeist Bierkultur3799.3
4Aecht Schlenkerla FastenbierBrauerei Heller62999.2
5Schneider Aventinus Weizen-EisbockSchneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH236699
6Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier UrbockBrauerei Heller156398.9
7Schönramer Barrel Aged Imperial Stout - Kentucky BourbonPrivate Landbrauerei Schönram2798.9
8Gänstaller Bräu Green Gold IPA (104 Germany Meets USA)Gänstaller Bräu5898.8
9Aecht Schlenkerla Eiche DoppelbockBrauerei Heller98798.7
10Gänstaller Bräu AffumicatorGänstaller Bräu9998.6
11Weihenstephaner Hefe WeissbierBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan311098.6
12Andechser Doppelbock DunkelKlosterbrauerei Andechs115098.6
13Hacker-Pschorr Weisse BockPaulaner Brauerei (Schörghuber)4598.4
14Schneider Weisse Tap 5 Meine Hopfen-WeisseSchneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH164198.4
15Weltenburger Kloster Asam BockKlosterbrauerei Weltenburg102398.4
16Gänstaller Bräu ROCKS Steinbeir Mk.2Gänstaller Bräu1698.3
17Kulmbacher EisbockKulmbacher Brauerei (Schörghuber)132298.3
18CREW Republic X 3.0 Sour BlackCREW Republic Brewery2298.1
19Witzgall LandbierBrauerei Witzgall6698.1
20Gänstaller Bräu Schwarze 90Gänstaller Bräu4198
21Schönramer Barrel Aged Imperial Stout - Fino SherryPrivate Landbrauerei Schönram2398
22Weihenstephaner KorbinianBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan164297.8
23Weihenstephaner VitusBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan177597.7
24Uerige Doppel StickeUerige Obergärige Hausbrauerei82497.7
25Ayinger Weizen-BockBrauerei Aying63697.5


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.

 
Koelschtrinker
Köln (Cologne)
 16798
 
Beerhunter111
Hasborn
 16416
 
kevnic2008
Baden-Baden
 11236


REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
15. Karlsruher Bierbörse
Karlsruhe 8/26/2016
SBBB - Small Breweries Big Beers
Hamburg 8/27/2016
3. Jülicher Bierbörse
Jülich 9/2/2016
18. Kölner Bierbörse
Köln 9/2/2016
Hallerndorfer Biertage
Hallerndorf 9/2/2016
2. Detmolder Bierbörse
Detmold 9/9/2016
Braufest Berlin 2016
Berlin 9/9/2016
3. Mülheimer Bierbörse
Mülheim an der Ruhr 9/16/2016
1. Delmenhorster Bierbörse
Delmenhorst 9/23/2016
Craft Frankfurt
Frankfurt 10/1/2016
2. Mainzer CraftBeerMesse
Mainz 11/25/2016
7. Hückeswagener Bierbörse
Hückeswagen 5/5/2017
Test event in Baden, Germany
Fuernheim-Wassertruedingen 10/31/2017
mdctest
Gräfelfing 1/1/2018
mdctest
Gräfelfing 1/1/2018

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN GERMANY

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Cafe Am Ende Der Welt
Mitte () 01779287013
Birra- Italian Craft Beer
Prenzlauer Berg () 030 55243713
Bierkompass
Stolberg () 0240275380
P&M Getränke
Bonn () 0228 313466
Beyond Beer
Hamburg () +494044465424