Best Beers Of New Zealand


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

Include Retired

NAMESCORECOUNTSTYLE
18 Wired iStout 3.98599Imperial Stout
2Liberty Citra Double IPA 3.9672Imperial IPA
3Epic Lupulingus 3.9264Imperial IPA
4Epic Hop Zombie 3.90313Imperial IPA
58 Wired HopWired IPA 3.84688India Pale Ale (IPA)
6Panhead Black Sabbath 3.8423Barley Wine
7Tuatara Double Trouble 3.83140Imperial IPA
88 Wired Batch 2.18 Oak Aged Imperial Stout 3.8347Imperial Stout
9Liberty Yakima Monster 3.8359American Pale Ale
108 Wired Superconductor 3.82359Imperial IPA
11Four Horsemen Of The Hopocalypse 3.819Imperial IPA
128 Wired Black Wired Black IPA 3.8146Black IPA
13Canhead Hardtail Henry Oaked Stout 3.8026Imperial Stout
14Garage Project Cabbages and Kings 3.8037Imperial Stout
15Garage Project Death From Above 3.79194India Pale Ale (IPA)
168 Wired Bumaye 3.79159Imperial Stout
17Liberty Yakima Scarlet 3.7850American Strong Ale
18Garage Project Cockswain’s Courage Blended Porter 3.7825Imperial Porter
19Emerson’s Bird Dog IPA 3.7726India Pale Ale (IPA)
20Kereru Imperial Nibs 3.7610Imperial Porter
21Garage Project Pernicious Weed 3.76206Imperial IPA
22Renaissance Elemental Porter 3.76278Porter
238 Wired Fresh HopWired 3.76197India Pale Ale (IPA)
24Bach Brewing Kingtide Pacific IPA 3.7519India Pale Ale (IPA)
258 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale 3.74337Amber Ale
26Epic Armageddon IPA 3.74543India Pale Ale (IPA)
278 Wired Le Fut Flanders Red Ale 3.7418Sour Red/Brown
28Invercargill Sa!son 3.7330Saison
29Canhead Johnny Octane Red IPA 3.7331Imperial IPA
308 Wired Saison Sauvin 3.73418Saison
31Tuatara Sauvinova 3.7270American Pale Ale
32Garage Project Garagista IPA 3.7270India Pale Ale (IPA)
338 Wired C4 Double Coffee Brown Ale 3.72234American Strong Ale
34Epic Epicurean Coffee & Fig Oatmeal Stout 3.72130Imperial Stout
35Liberty Sauvin Bomb 3.7255American Pale Ale
368 Wired Mighty Imperial Ale 3.71163American Strong Ale
37Epic Apocalypse IPA 3.7028Black IPA
38Epic Carolina 3.7028Amber Ale
39Hop Federation Double IPA 3.6913Imperial IPA
40Panhead Vindicator 3.6910American Strong Ale
41Epic Mosaic IPA 3.6939India Pale Ale (IPA)
42Renaissance Grandmaster Fresh Hop MPA 3.6937Imperial IPA
43Epic Pale Ale 3.68211American Pale Ale
44Yeastie Boys The Last Dictator 3.6840Imperial Porter
45Garage Project Sauvin Nouveau 3.6893Fruit Beer
46Liberty Knife Party IPA 3.6832India Pale Ale (IPA)
47Garage Project Red Rocks Reserve 3.6723Amber Ale
48Garage Project Angry Peaches 3.6763American Pale Ale
49Panhead The Vandal NZ IPA 3.6733Imperial IPA
50Garage Project Triple Day of the Dead 3.6711Schwarzbier