Best Beers Of Japan


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in Japan as they appear in the ranks at RateBeer.com. 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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NAMESCORECOUNTSTYLE
1Shiga Kogen 10th Anniversary IPA 3.8237India Pale Ale (IPA)
2Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout 3.821093Stout
3Shonan Ichiro’s Malt Bourbon Barrel-Aged Belgian Stout 3.789Imperial Stout
4AJB - Imperiality 3.7615Imperial Stout
5Shiga Kogen Takashi Ichiro  3.7511Imperial Stout
6Shiga Kogen W-IBA Masaji the Great  3.7515Black IPA
7Hidatakayama Karumina 3.7435Belgian Strong Ale
8Shonan Belgian Stout 3.7315Stout
9Yorocco Cultivator  3.7310Belgian Ale
10Shonan Imperial Stout 3.7213Imperial Stout
11Yorocco Skywalker IPA 3.7110India Pale Ale (IPA)
12Tamamura-Honten Yamabushi Saison 2: Saison Noir Aged in Oak Barrels 3.7017Saison
13Yorocco Black Saint 3.699Imperial Porter
14Swan Lake Imperial Stout 3.6918Imperial Stout
15Hideji Kuri Kuro (Dark Chestnut Ale) 3.6910Imperial Stout
16Fujizakura Heights Rauch Bock 3.6822Smoked
17Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Masaji Ichiro Bourbon Barrel Aged W-IBA 3.688American Strong Ale
18Minoh Imperial Stout 3.6861Imperial Stout
19Baird Dark Sky Imperial Stout 3.68209Imperial Stout
20Kyoto Brewing Ichii Senshin 3.6713India Pale Ale (IPA)
21Hitachino Nest XH  3.66830Belgian Strong Ale
22Sankt Gallen Imperial Chocolate Stout (2009-) 3.6540Imperial Stout
23Y Market Meitei King 3.657Imperial Stout
24Shiga Kogen IBA 3.6522Black IPA
25Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) House IPA 3.6575Imperial IPA
26Thrashzone Brew Labo World Downfall Stout 3.6511Stout
27Kyoto Brewing Ichigo Ichie 3.6412Saison
28Sankt Gallen El Diablo 3.6426Barley Wine
29Yorocco Kinkan Blonde 3.647Fruit Beer
30Fujizakura Heights Weizen Bock 3.6311Weizen Bock
31Y Market Purple Sky Pale Ale  3.6210American Pale Ale
32Shiga Kogen Takashi Imperial Stout 3.6246Imperial Stout
33Baird Suruga Bay Imperial IPA 3.62365Imperial IPA
34Kyoto Brewing Nidomemashite 3.626Imperial IPA
35Hideji (Hana no) White Weizen 3.6213Witbier
36Shonan Chocolate Porter 3.6115Porter
37Fujizakura Heights Weizen 3.6147German Hefeweizen
38Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Masaji Ichiro Chichibu Barrel Aged W-IBA 3.617American Strong Ale
39Y Market Distortion IPA 3.617Imperial IPA
40Y Market Yellow Sky Pale Ale 3.617American Pale Ale
41Fujizakura Heights Rauch Weizenbock 3.6110Smoked
42Tamamura-Honten The Far East Barrel Aged Imperial House IPA 3.6031American Strong Ale
43Hidatakayama Stout 3.6017Stout
44Nihonkai Club Pilsner 3.6015Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
45Oh! La! Ho Biere de Raiden Fuyu Shikomi Porter 3.5911Porter
46Y Market Yofukashi Queen 3.598Barley Wine
47Shiga Kogen / Hair of the Dog Monkey Claws 3.5913Barley Wine
48Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Indian Summer Saison 3.5849Saison
49Baeren Chocolate Stout Vintage (2010-) 3.5814Imperial Stout
50Yorocco Saison 3.587Saison