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) 4.36407Imperial Stout
3Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35753Imperial IPA
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33814Imperial Stout
5Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.33407Imperial Stout
6Bells Black Note Stout 4.32862Imperial Stout
7AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292800Imperial Stout
8Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29924Imperial Stout
9Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282313Imperial Stout
10Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281803Imperial Stout
11Bells Expedition Stout 4.283009Imperial Stout
12Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28115Saison
13Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272790Imperial IPA
14Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262767Imperial Stout
15Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
16Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.25202Imperial Stout
17Cycle Pallet 1 4.2465Imperial Stout
18Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.2490Imperial Porter
19Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241485Imperial IPA
20Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232139Imperial IPA
21Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23937Imperial Stout
22Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.22133Imperial Stout
23Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211054Imperial Stout
24Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon Barrel 4.2138Imperial Porter
25Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21426Imperial Stout
26Surly Darkness 4.211028Imperial Stout
27AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.20401Imperial Stout
28Deschutes The Abyss 4.201598Imperial Stout
29Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20358Imperial IPA
30Bells Hopslam 4.202844Imperial IPA
31J. Wakefield Dragonfruit Passion Fruit (DFPF) Berliner Weisse 4.20100Berliner Weisse
32Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.20130Imperial IPA
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 4.183093Imperial Stout
37Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17426Sour/Wild Ale
38Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.17110Imperial Porter
39Side Project Derivation Blend #1 4.1721Imperial Stout
40Maine Beer Dinner 4.17127Imperial IPA
41Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial Stout 4.17481Imperial Stout
42Tree House Good Morning 4.1664Imperial Stout
43AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.16267Imperial Stout
44Hill Farmstead Ephraim 4.16194Imperial IPA
45Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged  4.162313Imperial Stout
46Russian River Supplication 4.161452Sour Red/Brown
47AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1625Imperial Stout
48Hill Farmstead Society & Solitude #5 4.15240Imperial IPA
49Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1554Imperial IPA
50Founders Breakfast Stout 4.153335Imperial Stout