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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1Toppling Goliath Kentucky Brunch 4.49105Imperial Stout
2Cigar City Hunahpuís Imperial Stout - Double Barrel Aged 4.41251Imperial Stout
3Toppling Goliath Morniní Delight 4.40124Imperial Stout
4Cycle Pallet 1 4.4023Imperial Stout
5Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged) 4.36376Imperial Stout
6Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35740Imperial IPA
7AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33778Imperial Stout
8Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.32384Imperial Stout
9Bells Black Note Stout 4.32835Imperial Stout
10Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.30713Imperial Stout
11AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.302605Imperial Stout
12Cigar City Hunahpuís Imperial Stout 4.29868Imperial Stout
13Hill Farmstead Ann 4.2985Saison
14Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281748Imperial Stout
15Bells Expedition Stout 4.282835Imperial Stout
16Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282067Imperial Stout
17Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272671Imperial IPA
18AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Kopi Luwak 4.26189Imperial Stout
19Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.252642Imperial Stout
20Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
21Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.24190Imperial Stout
22Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241339Imperial IPA
23Hill Farmstead / Blaugies Le Sarrasin 4.2494Saison
24Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232101Imperial IPA
25Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23889Imperial Stout
26AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Vietnamese Coffee 4.2380Imperial Stout
27Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Proprietorís 2014 4.23130Imperial Stout
28AleSmith Speedway Stout - Kopi Luwak 4.22251Imperial Stout
29Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211004Imperial Stout
30Surly Darkness 4.21985Imperial Stout
31Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Vanilla Rye Barrel 4.21203Imperial Stout
32Bells Hopslam 4.212761Imperial IPA
33Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.20405Imperial Stout
34Funky Buddha Wide Awake Itís Morning 4.2061Imperial Porter
35Deschutes The Abyss 4.201525Imperial Stout
36Oceanside Ale Works Up A Kriek 4.2032Sour/Wild Ale
37AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.20304Imperial Stout
38Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20334Imperial IPA
39Cycle Nooner #9 4.2022Imperial Stout
40Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.20106Imperial IPA
41Toppling Goliath SR-71 Blackbird (2015 Bottling / Draft) 4.1952Imperial Stout
42Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.19177Imperial Stout
43Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.1917Imperial Porter
44Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183012Imperial Stout
45Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.1817Imperial Porter
46Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.1884Imperial Stout
47Cycle Nooner #8 4.1822Imperial Stout
48Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.18403Sour/Wild Ale
49Westbrook Mexican Cake Imperial Stout - Double Barrel 4.1766Imperial Stout
50Hill Farmstead Society & Solitude #5 4.17177Imperial IPA