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The Best Californian Beers
Rank  Name Score Rate Count Style
1Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35753Imperial IPA
2AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33818Imperial Stout
3AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292809Imperial Stout
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged: Vietnamese Coffee 4.28117Imperial Stout
5AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged: Kopi Luwak 4.27208Imperial Stout
6Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272796Imperial IPA
7Lost Abbey Yellow Bus  4.26111Sour/Wild Ale
8Lost Abbey Isabelle Proximus 4.25477Sour/Wild Ale
9Lost Abbey Veritas 004 4.24186Sour/Wild Ale
10Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211059Imperial Stout
11Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21426Imperial Stout
12AleSmith Speedway Stout - Kopi Luwak 4.21267Imperial Stout
13AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.21405Imperial Stout
14Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183105Imperial Stout
15AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1826Imperial Stout
16Russian River Deviation (Bottleworks IX) 4.17264Sour/Wild Ale
17Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17426Sour/Wild Ale
18North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Brandy Barrel) 4.16385Old Ale
19AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.16273Imperial Stout
20Russian River Supplication 4.161457Sour Red/Brown
21Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1554Imperial IPA
22Russian River Beatification (Batch 001) 4.15225Sour/Wild Ale
23Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon Barrel 4.15933Barley Wine
24AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend: Vietnamese Coffee 4.1435Imperial Stout
25Russian River Consecration 4.141253Sour Red/Brown
26Lost Abbey Veritas 006 4.14114Sour/Wild Ale
27Russian River Framboise for a Cure (2010) 4.1374Sour/Wild Ale
28AleSmith Old Numbskull - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.13654Barley Wine
29Hangar 24 Barrel Roll: Pugachev Royale 4.1337Imperial Stout
30Russian River Toronado 20th Anniversary  4.12240Sour Red/Brown
31AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch Ale - Bourbon Barrel 4.12511Scotch Ale
32AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vanilla & Coconut 4.1278Imperial Stout
33North Coast Old Rasputin (Bourbon Barrel) 4.121100Imperial Stout
34Russian River Beatification (Batch 002 +) 4.11663Sour/Wild Ale
35FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 20 Year Barrel 4.11244Imperial Stout
36Lost Abbey Cable Car Kriek (2011) 4.1146Sour/Wild Ale
37Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #6 (Highway to Hell) 4.1174American Strong Ale
38Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #10 (Bat out of Hell) 4.11315Imperial Stout
39Firestone Walker 18 (XVIII Eighteenth Anniversary Ale)  4.11220American Strong Ale
40Odonata Rorie’s Ale Batch 001 4.1173Abt/Quadrupel
41FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Pappy Van Winkle 23 Year Barrel 4.11101Imperial Stout
42Lost Abbey Duck Duck Gooze  4.11478Sour/Wild Ale
43Port Brewing Older Viscosity 4.11118American Strong Ale
44North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout 4.14112Imperial Stout
45Taps Remy’s Pappy 4.0968Imperial Stout
46Lost Abbey Deliverance 4.09741American Strong Ale
47Lost Abbey The Angels Share Grand Cru 4.09243Barley Wine
48Firestone Walker Sucaba 4.09874Barley Wine
49Alpine Beer Company Exponential Hoppiness 4.09441Imperial IPA
50Pizza Port Frank Double IPA 4.09197Imperial IPA
51Russian River Framboise for a Cure (2013-) 4.08130Sour/Wild Ale
52Lost Abbey Veritas 007 4.08164Sour/Wild Ale
53AleSmith IPA 4.082267India Pale Ale (IPA)
54AleSmith Speedway Stout - Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee 4.08122Imperial Stout
55Kern River Citra Double IPA 4.08200Imperial IPA
56Russian River Temptation 4.081127Sour/Wild Ale
57Oggis Hop Whompus 4.0766American Strong Ale
58The Bruery Black Tuesday Imperial Stout 4.07665Imperial Stout
59AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend 4.0725Imperial Stout
60Sante Adairius Saison Bernice 4.07198Saison
61Sante Adairius West Ashley 4.07170Sour/Wild Ale
62Stone Enjoy By IPA 4.071675Imperial IPA
63AleSmith Double IPA 4.061377Imperial IPA
64AleSmith Decadence 2007 - Barrel Aged  4.06197Imperial Porter
65Firestone Walker 17 (XVII Seventeenth Anniversary Ale) 4.06276American Strong Ale
66Firestone Walker 19 (XIX Nineteenth Anniversary Ale) 4.0682American Strong Ale
67Lost Abbey Framboise de Amorosa 4.06594Sour/Wild Ale
68Lost Abbey Cuvee de Tomme 4.061090Sour Red/Brown
69Ballast Point Victory at Sea  4.061452Imperial Porter
70AleSmith Decadence 2005 - Barrel Aged  4.06227Old Ale
71Firestone Walker 13 4.06357American Strong Ale
72Lost Abbey Veritas 003 4.05195Belgian Strong Ale
73FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Woodford Reserve Barrel 4.0562Imperial Stout
74Russian River Toronado 25th Anniversary 4.05177Sour Red/Brown
75North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon Barrel) 4.05499Old Ale
76FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 12 Year Barrel 4.05376Imperial Stout
77Sudwerk Fünke Hop Farm 4.0539Sour/Wild Ale
78FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Coffee / Java Coffee 4.05206Imperial Stout
79AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch Ale 4.051424Scotch Ale
80Sante Adairius Westly 4.0587Sour/Wild Ale
81Lost Abbey Serpents Stout 4.051163Imperial Stout
82Firestone Walker Double Jack IPA 4.041681Imperial IPA
83AleSmith Reforged 4.04103American Strong Ale
84Lost Abbey Veritas 010 4.0497Sour/Wild Ale
85Firestone Walker 12 4.04297American Strong Ale
86Firestone Walker 16 (XVI Sixteenth Anniversary Ale) 4.04376American Strong Ale
87AleSmith Decadence 2006 4.04361American Strong Ale
88Firestone Walker 15 (XV) 4.04399American Strong Ale
89Hangar 24 Barrel Roll No. 03: Pugachev’s Cobra - Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout 4.04240Imperial Stout
90Russian River Compunction 4.04145Sour/Wild Ale
91Modern Times Monsters’ Park - Bourbon Barrel: Coconut & Cocoa Nibs 4.0453Imperial Stout
92Valley Brew Decadence 12 Cuvee Speciale 4.0473Abt/Quadrupel
93Valley Brew Uberhoppy Imperial IPA 4.04326Imperial IPA
94Stone Ruination IPA 4.033718Imperial IPA
95Almanac Farmer’s Reserve 3 4.03181Sour/Wild Ale
96AleSmith Speedway Stout - Double Hammerhead 4.0350Imperial Stout
97Pizza Port Le Woody Brune 4.03125Sour Red/Brown
98Churchill’s Finest Hour 4.03153Imperial Stout
99Firestone Walker Stickee Monkee 4.03360American Strong Ale
100AleSmith Old Numbskull 4.031462Barley Wine


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