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The Best Californian Beers
Rank  Name Score Rate Count Style
1Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35748Imperial IPA
2AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33803Imperial Stout
3AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.32720Imperial Stout
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Vietnamese Coffee 4.28110Imperial Stout
5Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272724Imperial IPA
6AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Kopi Luwak 4.27198Imperial Stout
7Lost Abbey Yellow Bus  4.26111Sour/Wild Ale
8Lost Abbey Isabelle Proximus 4.25476Sour/Wild Ale
9Lost Abbey Veritas 004 4.24186Sour/Wild Ale
10Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211032Imperial Stout
11AleSmith Speedway Stout - Kopi Luwak 4.21263Imperial Stout
12Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21415Imperial Stout
13AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.2362Imperial Stout
14Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183059Imperial Stout
15Russian River Deviation (Bottleworks IX) 4.18264Sour/Wild Ale
16Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17417Sour/Wild Ale
17North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Brandy Barrel 4.16378Barley Wine
18AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1624Imperial Stout
19Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1652Imperial IPA
20Russian River Supplication 4.161434Sour Red/Brown
21Russian River Beatification (Batch 001) 4.15225Sour/Wild Ale
22Hangar 24 Barrel Roll: Pugachev Royale 4.1534Imperial Stout
23Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon Barrel 4.15912Barley Wine
24Russian River Consecration 4.141224Sour Red/Brown
25Lost Abbey Veritas 006 4.14114Sour/Wild Ale
26AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend with Vietnamese Coffee 4.1334Imperial Stout
27Russian River Framboise for a Cure 2010 4.1374Sour/Wild Ale
28AleSmith Old Numbskull - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.13646Barley Wine
29AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.13124Imperial Stout
30AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch Ale - Barrel Aged 4.12503Scotch Ale
31FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 20 Year Barrel 4.12231Imperial Stout
32North Coast Old Rasputin Anniversary Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout  4.121080Imperial Stout
33AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vanilla & Coconut 4.1276Imperial Stout
34Firestone Walker 18 (XVIII Eighteenth Anniversary Ale)  4.12199American Strong Ale
35Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #6 (Highway to Hell) 4.1171American Strong Ale
36Russian River Beatification (Batch 002 +) 4.11651Sour/Wild Ale
37Lost Abbey Duck Duck Gooze  4.11474Sour/Wild Ale
38FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Pappy Van Winkle 23 Year Barrel 4.11100Imperial Stout
39Russian River Toronado 20th Anniversary  4.11239Sour Red/Brown
40Lost Abbey Cable Car Kriek (2011) 4.145Sour/Wild Ale
41Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #10 (Bat out of Hell) 4.1241Imperial Stout
42Port Brewing Older Viscosity 4.11088American Strong Ale
43North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout 4.14032Imperial Stout
44Taps Remy’s Pappy 4.0966Imperial Stout
45Lost Abbey Deliverance 4.09730American Strong Ale
46Russian River Framboise for a Cure 2013- 4.09117Sour/Wild Ale
47Sante Adairius Saison Bernice 4.09163Saison
48AleSmith IPA 4.092172India Pale Ale (IPA)
49Lost Abbey The Angels Share Grand Cru 4.09236Barley Wine
50Alpine Beer Company Exponential Hoppiness 4.09441Imperial IPA
51Kern River Citra Double IPA 4.09195Imperial IPA
52Pizza Port Frank Double IPA 4.09197Imperial IPA
53Firestone Walker Sucaba 4.08846Barley Wine
54Lost Abbey Veritas 007 4.08164Sour/Wild Ale
55Russian River Temptation 4.081118Sour/Wild Ale
56AleSmith Speedway Stout - Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee 4.07120Imperial Stout
57Oggis Hop Whompus 4.0766American Strong Ale
58Sante Adairius West Ashley 4.07143Sour/Wild Ale
59Firestone Walker 17 (XVII Seventeenth Anniversary Ale) 4.07259American Strong Ale
60AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend 4.0725Imperial Stout
61The Bruery Black Tuesday Imperial Stout 4.07642Imperial Stout
62Stone Enjoy By IPA 4.071641Imperial IPA
63AleSmith YuleSmith (Summer) India Pale Ale 4.071333Imperial IPA
64Odonata Rorie’s Ale Batch 001 4.0772Abt/Quadrupel
65Sante Adairius Westly 4.0638Sour/Wild Ale
66AleSmith Decadence 2007 - Barrel Aged  4.06197Imperial Porter
67Lost Abbey Framboise de Amorosa 4.06581Sour/Wild Ale
68Lost Abbey Cuvee de Tomme 4.061073Sour Red/Brown
69Ballast Point Victory at Sea  4.061371Imperial Porter
70Firestone Walker 13 4.06354American Strong Ale
71AleSmith Decadence 2005 - Barrel Aged  4.06227Old Ale
72Lost Abbey Veritas 003 4.05195Belgian Strong Ale
73North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve Bourbon Barrel 4.05467Barley Wine
74Russian River Toronado 25th Anniversary 4.05175Sour Red/Brown
75Firestone Walker 16 (XVI Sixteenth Anniversary Ale) 4.05362American Strong Ale
76FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Coffee / Java Coffee 4.05167Imperial Stout
77AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch Ale 4.051397Scotch Ale
78FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 12 Year Barrel 4.05348Imperial Stout
79Sudwerk Fünke Hop Farm 4.0528Sour/Wild Ale
80Firestone Walker Double Jack IPA 4.051623Imperial IPA
81Firestone Walker 12 4.05292American Strong Ale
82Sante Adairius Cask Strawberry 4.0536Saison
83Lost Abbey Serpents Stout 4.041134Imperial Stout
84Lost Abbey Veritas 010 4.0497Sour/Wild Ale
85Hangar 24 Barrel Roll No. 03: Pugachev’s Cobra - Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout 4.04219Imperial Stout
86Firestone Walker 15 (XV) 4.04396American Strong Ale
87Valley Brew Decadence 12 Cuvee Speciale 4.0473Abt/Quadrupel
88Valley Brew Uberhoppy Imperial IPA 4.04326Imperial IPA
89Stone Ruination IPA 4.043681Imperial IPA
90AleSmith Decadence 2006 4.03359American Strong Ale
91Almanac Farmer’s Reserve 3 4.03177Sour/Wild Ale
92Churchill’s Finest Hour 4.03151Imperial Stout
93AleSmith Speedway Stout - Double Hammerhead 4.0350Imperial Stout
94Pizza Port Le Woody Brune 4.03125Sour Red/Brown
95AleSmith Old Numbskull 4.031433Barley Wine
96Russian River Compunction 4.03135Sour/Wild Ale
97Stone 6th Anniversary Porter 4.03219Imperial Porter
98Ballast Point Sculpin IPA 4.032411India Pale Ale (IPA)
99Firestone Walker 14 4.02403American Strong Ale
100Firestone Walker Stickee Monkee 4.02328American Strong Ale

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