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 4.41169Imperial Stout
2Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged) 4.36408Imperial Stout
3Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35753Imperial IPA
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33818Imperial Stout
5Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.33410Imperial Stout
6Bells Black Note Stout 4.32865Imperial Stout
7AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292809Imperial Stout
8Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29929Imperial Stout
9Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282333Imperial Stout
10Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281805Imperial Stout
11Bells Expedition Stout 4.283027Imperial Stout
12Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28118Saison
13Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272797Imperial IPA
14Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262773Imperial Stout
15Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
16Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.25202Imperial Stout
17Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.2597Imperial Porter
18Cycle Pallet 1 4.2465Imperial Stout
19Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241497Imperial IPA
20Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232142Imperial IPA
21Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23938Imperial Stout
22Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.23135Imperial Stout
23Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211060Imperial Stout
24Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon Barrel 4.2139Imperial Porter
25Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21426Imperial Stout
26Surly Darkness 4.211033Imperial Stout
27AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.21405Imperial Stout
28Deschutes The Abyss 4.201605Imperial Stout
29Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20358Imperial IPA
30Bells Hopslam 4.202844Imperial IPA
31Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.20139Imperial IPA
32J. Wakefield Dragonfruit Passion Fruit (DFPF) Berliner Weisse 4.20103Berliner Weisse
33Cycle Four Roses BA Rye Stout 4.1920Imperial Stout
34Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.1918Imperial Porter
35Cycle Barrel-Aged Hazelnut Imperial Stout 4.1920Imperial Stout
36Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183105Imperial Stout
37AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1826Imperial Stout
38Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.18119Imperial Porter
39Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17427Sour/Wild Ale
40Side Project Derivation Blend #1 4.1721Imperial Stout
41Maine Beer Dinner 4.17127Imperial IPA
42Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial Stout 4.16483Imperial Stout
43Tree House Good Morning 4.1664Imperial Stout
44Hill Farmstead Ephraim 4.16194Imperial IPA
45AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.16274Imperial Stout
46Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged  4.162317Imperial Stout
47Russian River Supplication 4.161458Sour Red/Brown
48Hill Farmstead Society & Solitude #5 4.15241Imperial IPA
49Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1554Imperial IPA
50Founders Breakfast Stout 4.153341Imperial Stout