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.



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 Company2830100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2369100
3Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort5079100
4Westvleteren 12 (XII)Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus3664100
5Struise Pannepot ReservaDe Struise Brouwers1129100
6Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPAThree Floyds Brewing Company2146100
7Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2148100
8Struise Pannepot (10%)De Struise Brouwers2141100
9Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon BarrelPort Brewing Co / The Lost Abbey946100
10Three Floyds Zombie DustThree Floyds Brewing Company1347100
11St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4314100
12Prairie Apple Brandy Barrel NoirPrairie Artisan Ales251100
13Struise Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers1595100
14Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort3638100
15North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company4136100
16De Molen Hel & Verdoemenis (Hell & Damnation)Brouwerij de Molen1017100
17Struise Pannepot Grand Reserva De Struise Brouwers1054100
183 Fonteinen Oude Geuze Golden BlendBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen563100
19AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company2279100
20Rodenbach Caractère RougeBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)723100
21Nøgne Ø Imperial StoutNøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)1726100
22AleSmith Double IPAAleSmith Brewing Company1403100
23Firestone Walker Double Jack IPAFirestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)1701100
24To Øl Yule MælkTo Øl104100
25Lervig / Way 3 Bean StoutLervig Aktiebryggeri223100


1Ayinger Celebrator DoppelbockBrauerei Aying3624100
2Schneider Weisse AventinusSchneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH3440100
3Freigeist / h.ertie Lambik OhrwalFreigeist Bierkultur3799
4Aecht Schlenkerla FastenbierBrauerei Heller64399
5Schneider Aventinus Weizen-EisbockSchneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH238699
6Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier UrbockBrauerei Heller156999
7Gänstaller Bräu AffumicatorGänstaller Bräu12399
8Schönramer Barrel Aged Imperial Stout - Kentucky BourbonPrivate Landbrauerei Schönram2999
9Gänstaller Bräu Green Gold IPA (104 Germany Meets USA)Gänstaller Bräu5899
10Aecht Schlenkerla Eiche DoppelbockBrauerei Heller99899
11Weihenstephaner HefeweissbierBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan313399
12Andechser Doppelbock DunkelKlosterbrauerei Andechs116799
13Schönramer Barrel Aged Imperial Stout - Fino SherryPrivate Landbrauerei Schönram2798
14Hacker-Pschorr Weisse BockPaulaner Brauerei (Schörghuber)4598
15Schneider Weisse Tap 5 Meine Hopfen-WeisseSchneider Weisse G. Schneider & Sohn GmbH165998
16Weltenburger Kloster Asam BockKlosterbrauerei Weltenburg103698
17Gänstaller Bräu ROCKS Steinbeir Mk.2Gänstaller Bräu1698
18Kulmbacher EisbockKulmbacher Brauerei (Schörghuber)132398
19CREW Republic X 3.0 Sour BlackCREW Republic Brewery2298
20Witzgall LandbierBrauerei Witzgall6998
21Gänstaller Bräu Schwarze 90Gänstaller Bräu7798
22Weihenstephaner KorbinianBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan165998
23Weihenstephaner VitusBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan179598
24Uerige Doppel StickeUerige Obergärige Hausbrauerei83898
25Freigeist / Oxbow / Pizza Port PoltergeistFreigeist Bierkultur3298

Local Users


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
BrauBeviale 2016
Nürnberg 11/8/2016
2. Mainzer CraftBeerMesse
Mainz 11/25/2016
7. Hückeswagener Bierbörse
Hückeswagen 5/5/2017
Test event in Baden, Germany
Fuernheim-Wassertruedingen 10/31/2017
Gräfelfing 1/1/2018
Gräfelfing 1/1/2018

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Taproom Jungbusch
Mannheim () +49 62131958881
Cafe Am Ende Der Welt
Mitte () 01779287013
Birra- Italian Craft Beer
Prenzlauer Berg () 030 55243713
P&M Getränke
Bonn () 0228 313466
Beyond Beer
Hamburg () +494044465424