Best Beers Of New Zealand

The following are the highest rated beers brewed in New Zealand 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.

Include Retired

18 Wired iStout 3.98605Imperial Stout
2Liberty Citra Double IPA 3.9672Imperial IPA
3Epic Lupulingus 3.9270Imperial IPA
4Epic Hop Zombie 3.89326Imperial IPA
5Kereru Imperial Nibs 3.8512Imperial Porter
68 Wired Batch 2.18 Oak Aged Imperial Stout 3.8556Imperial Stout
7Tuatara Double Trouble 3.84143Imperial IPA
8Panhead Black Sabbath 3.8426Barley Wine
98 Wired HopWired IPA 3.84691India Pale Ale (IPA)
10Canhead Hardtail Henry Oaked Stout 3.8330Imperial Stout
118 Wired Superconductor 3.82366Imperial IPA
12Liberty Yakima Monster 3.8262American Pale Ale
13Four Horsemen Of The Hopocalypse 3.819Imperial IPA
148 Wired Black Wired Black IPA 3.8146Black IPA
15Garage Project Death From Above 3.80202India Pale Ale (IPA)
168 Wired Bumaye 3.79159Imperial Stout
17Garage Project Cabbages and Kings 3.7945Imperial Stout
18Garage Project Cockswain’s Courage Blended Porter 3.7825Imperial Porter
19Liberty Yakima Scarlet 3.7852American Strong Ale
20Garage Project Pernicious Weed 3.78212Imperial IPA
218 Wired Le Fut Flanders Red Ale 3.7723Sour Red/Brown
22Emerson’s Bird Dog IPA 3.7729India Pale Ale (IPA)
23Renaissance Elemental Porter 3.76281Porter
24Bach Brewing Kingtide Pacific IPA 3.7620India Pale Ale (IPA)
258 Wired Fresh HopWired 3.75200India Pale Ale (IPA)
268 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale 3.74340Amber Ale
27Epic Armageddon IPA 3.74545India Pale Ale (IPA)
28Liberty Sauvin Bomb 3.7458India Pale Ale (IPA)
29Canhead Johnny Octane Red IPA 3.7333Imperial IPA
30Invercargill Sa!son 3.7330Saison
31Garage Project Garagista IPA 3.7385India Pale Ale (IPA)
328 Wired Saison Sauvin 3.73422Saison
338 Wired C4 Double Coffee Brown Ale 3.73236American Strong Ale
34Epic Epicurean Coffee & Fig Oatmeal Stout 3.72130Imperial Stout
35Tuatara Sauvinova 3.7284American Pale Ale
36Tuatara Tu-Rye-Ay Midnight Rye IPA 3.729Black IPA
378 Wired Mighty Imperial Ale 3.71163American Strong Ale
38Epic Apocalypse IPA 3.7028Black IPA
39Epic Carolina 3.7028Amber Ale
40Epic 10 Years 1000 Celebration Ale  3.7016Barley Wine
41Panhead The Vandal NZ IPA 3.6935Imperial IPA
42Panhead Vindicator 3.6910American Strong Ale
43Epic Mosaic IPA 3.6939India Pale Ale (IPA)
44Hop Federation Double IPA 3.6918Imperial IPA
45Renaissance Grandmaster Fresh Hop MPA 3.6938Imperial IPA
46Garage Project Los Lobos 3.6921Imperial IPA
47Epic Imperium 3.6957Imperial Stout
48Liberty Knife Party IPA 3.6835India Pale Ale (IPA)
49Garage Project Sauvin Nouveau 3.6898Fruit Beer
50Epic Pale Ale 3.68213American Pale Ale