Best Beers Of Japan

The following are the highest rated beers brewed in Japan as they appear in the ranks at Beer scores are weighted means so that more ratings for a beer increase the score's tendency to the beer's actual mean.

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1Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout 3.821047Stout
2Shiga Kogen 10th Anniversary IPA 3.8230India Pale Ale (IPA)
3Shiga Kogen W-IBA Masaji the Great  3.7515Black IPA
4Hidatakayama Karumina 3.7435Belgian Strong Ale
5AJB - Imperiality 3.7311Imperial Stout
6Shonan Belgian Stout 3.7315Stout
7Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Masaji Ichiro Bourbon Barrel Aged W-IBA 3.728American Strong Ale
8Shonan Imperial Stout 3.6913Imperial Stout
9Swan Lake Imperial Stout 3.6918Imperial Stout
10Fujizakura Heights Rauch Bock 3.6822Smoked
11Swan Lake Barrel Aged Imperial Stout  3.687Imperial Stout
12Baird Dark Sky Imperial Stout 3.68206Imperial Stout
13Minoh Imperial Stout 3.6858Imperial Stout
14Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) House IPA 3.6671Imperial IPA
15Shonan W-IPA 3.669Imperial IPA
16Coedonado Ichiro Malt Barrel Aged Version 3.668American Strong Ale
17Sankt Gallen Imperial Chocolate Stout (2009-) 3.6639Imperial Stout
18Hitachino Nest XH  3.66815Belgian Strong Ale
19Sankt Gallen El Diablo 3.6525Barley Wine
20Shiga Kogen IBA 3.6521Black IPA
21Kyoto Brewing Ichii Senshin 3.6412India Pale Ale (IPA)
22Y Market Yellow Sky Pale Ale 3.647American Pale Ale
23Y Market Purple Sky Pale Ale  3.6310American Pale Ale
24Fujizakura Heights Weizen Bock 3.6311Weizen Bock
25Tamamura-Honten Yamabushi Saison 2: Saison Noir Aged in Oak Barrels 3.6315Saison
26Hideji Kuri Kuro (Dark Chestnut Ale) 3.636Imperial Stout
27Baird Suruga Bay Imperial IPA 3.62346Imperial IPA
28Kyoto Brewing Ichigo Ichie 3.6212Saison
29Hideji (Hana no) White Weizen 3.6213Witbier
30Shonan Chocolate Porter 3.6113Porter
31Shiga Kogen Takashi Imperial Stout 3.6144Imperial Stout
32Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Masaji Ichiro Chichibu Barrel Aged W-IBA 3.617American Strong Ale
33Thrashzone Brew Labo World Downfall Stout 3.619Stout
34Fujizakura Heights Rauch Weizenbock 3.6110Smoked
35Oh! La! Ho Captain Crow Extra Pale Ale 3.6022American Pale Ale
36Fujizakura Heights Weizen 3.6044German Hefeweizen
37Tamamura-Honten The Far East Barrel Aged Imperial House IPA 3.6031American Strong Ale
38Oh! La! Ho Biere de Raiden Fuyu Shikomi Porter 3.5911Porter
39Y Market Yofukashi Queen 3.598Barley Wine
40Nihonkai Club Pilsner 3.5914Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
41Y Market Distortion IPA 3.596Imperial IPA
42Y Market Meitei King 3.596Imperial Stout
43Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Indian Summer Saison 3.5946Saison
44Thrashzone Brew Labo Speed Kills IPA 3.5813India Pale Ale (IPA)
45Daisen G Beer Imperial Stout 3.5828Imperial Stout
46Shiga Kogen / Pizza Port So Sexy Brown 3.5814Brown Ale
47Hitachino Nest New Year Celebration Ale 3.58631Spice/Herb/Vegetable
48Outsider Brewing Oak Aged Barley Wine 3.578Barley Wine
49Thrashzone Brew Labo Hop Deicide 3.5612Imperial IPA
50Fujizakura Heights Mandarina Bavaria 3.568German Hefeweizen