Best Beers Of America


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in America 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
1Toppling Goliath Mornin’ Delight 4.41168Imperial Stout
2Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged) 4.36405Imperial Stout
3Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35753Imperial IPA
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33810Imperial Stout
5Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.33406Imperial Stout
6AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.302778Imperial Stout
7Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29921Imperial Stout
8Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28111Saison
9Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282253Imperial Stout
10Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281788Imperial Stout
11Bells Expedition Stout 4.282965Imperial Stout
12Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272771Imperial IPA
13Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262759Imperial Stout
14Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.2586Imperial Porter
15Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
16Cycle Pallet 1 4.2559Imperial Stout
17Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.25202Imperial Stout
18Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241471Imperial IPA
19Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.24931Imperial Stout
20Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232130Imperial IPA
21Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.22128Imperial Stout
22Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211054Imperial Stout
23Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21425Imperial Stout
24Surly Darkness 4.211020Imperial Stout
25AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.20395Imperial Stout
26Deschutes The Abyss 4.201589Imperial Stout
27Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon Barrel 4.2037Imperial Porter
28Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20356Imperial IPA
29Bells Hopslam 4.202843Imperial IPA
30Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.20127Imperial IPA
31Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.1918Imperial Porter
32Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.1989Imperial Porter
33Cycle Nooner #9 4.1938Imperial Stout
34Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183084Imperial Stout
35Cycle Four Roses BA Rye Stout 4.1818Imperial Stout
36Cycle Barrel-Aged Hazelnut Imperial Stout 4.1821Imperial Stout
37Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.18424Sour/Wild Ale
38Side Project Derivation Blend #1 4.1721Imperial Stout
39Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial Stout 4.17478Imperial Stout
40J. Wakefield Dragonfruit Passion Fruit (DFPF) Berliner Weisse 4.1791Berliner Weisse
41Maine Beer Dinner 4.16125Imperial IPA
42Tree House Good Morning 4.1665Imperial Stout
43Hill Farmstead Ephraim 4.16194Imperial IPA
44AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1624Imperial Stout
45Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged  4.162307Imperial Stout
46Russian River Supplication 4.161451Sour Red/Brown
47AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.15243Imperial Stout
48Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1554Imperial IPA
49Founders Breakfast Stout 4.153321Imperial Stout
50Hill Farmstead Society & Solitude #5 4.15236Imperial IPA