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 4.33810Imperial Stout
5Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.33406Imperial Stout
6AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292796Imperial Stout
7Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29923Imperial Stout
8Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28113Saison
9Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282291Imperial Stout
10Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281791Imperial Stout
11Bells Expedition Stout 4.282992Imperial Stout
12Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272781Imperial IPA
13Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262762Imperial Stout
14Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
15Cycle Pallet 1 4.2560Imperial Stout
16Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.25202Imperial Stout
17Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.2489Imperial Porter
18Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241477Imperial IPA
19Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23933Imperial Stout
20Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232136Imperial IPA
21Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.22131Imperial Stout
22Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211056Imperial Stout
23Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon Barrel 4.2138Imperial Porter
24Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21426Imperial Stout
25Surly Darkness 4.211022Imperial Stout
26AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.21399Imperial Stout
27Deschutes The Abyss 4.201597Imperial Stout
28Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20358Imperial IPA
29Bells Hopslam 4.202843Imperial IPA
30J. Wakefield Dragonfruit Passion Fruit (DFPF) Berliner Weisse 4.2097Berliner Weisse
31Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.20127Imperial IPA
32Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.1996Imperial Porter
33Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.1918Imperial Porter
34Cycle Nooner #9 4.1938Imperial Stout
35Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183088Imperial Stout
36Cycle Four Roses BA Rye Stout 4.1819Imperial Stout
37Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17426Sour/Wild Ale
38Tree House Good Morning 4.1766Imperial Stout
39Side Project Derivation Blend #1 4.1721Imperial Stout
40Cycle Barrel-Aged Hazelnut Imperial Stout 4.1719Imperial Stout
41Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial Stout 4.17479Imperial Stout
42Maine Beer Dinner 4.16125Imperial IPA
43Hill Farmstead Ephraim 4.16194Imperial IPA
44AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.16260Imperial Stout
45Russian River Supplication 4.161453Sour Red/Brown
46Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged  4.162310Imperial Stout
47AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1625Imperial Stout
48Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1554Imperial IPA
49Hill Farmstead Society & Solitude #5 4.15238Imperial IPA
50Founders Breakfast Stout 4.153328Imperial Stout