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 4.40155Imperial Stout
2Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged) 4.36397Imperial Stout
3Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35748Imperial IPA
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33803Imperial Stout
5Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.32401Imperial Stout
6Bells Black Note Stout 4.32854Imperial Stout
7Founders Backstage Series # 2: CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.31728Imperial Stout
8Hill Farmstead Ann 4.3090Saison
9AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.302721Imperial Stout
10Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29901Imperial Stout
11Bells Expedition Stout 4.282878Imperial Stout
12Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281769Imperial Stout
13Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282150Imperial Stout
14Cycle Pallet 1 4.2851Imperial Stout
15AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Vietnamese Coffee 4.28110Imperial Stout
16Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272727Imperial IPA
17AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged with Kopi Luwak 4.27201Imperial Stout
18Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262723Imperial Stout
19Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
20Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.25200Imperial Stout
21Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241417Imperial IPA
22Toppling Goliath SR-71 Blackbird (2015 Bottling / Draft) 4.2469Imperial Stout
23Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.2456Imperial Porter
24Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23921Imperial Stout
25Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232111Imperial IPA
26Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.22116Imperial Stout
27Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211032Imperial Stout
28AleSmith Speedway Stout - Kopi Luwak 4.21266Imperial Stout
29Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21415Imperial Stout
30Surly Darkness 4.201006Imperial Stout
31Bells Hopslam 4.202793Imperial IPA
32Deschutes The Abyss 4.201564Imperial Stout
33Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.20114Imperial IPA
34AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.20363Imperial Stout
35Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20356Imperial IPA
36Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.2072Imperial Porter
37Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.1918Imperial Porter
38Cycle Nooner #9 4.1938Imperial Stout
39Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183060Imperial Stout
40Cigar City Caffč Americano Double Stout (Rum Barrel-Aged) 4.1881Imperial Stout
41Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17417Sour/Wild Ale
42Hill Farmstead Ephraim 4.17181Imperial IPA
43Hill Farmstead Society & Solitude #5 4.17199Imperial IPA
44Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon Barrel 4.1729Imperial Porter
45Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial Stout 4.17468Imperial Stout
46North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Brandy Barrel) 4.16378Barley Wine
47Tree House Good Morning 4.1664Imperial Stout
48Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Oak Aged  4.162291Imperial Stout
49AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1624Imperial Stout
50Russian River Supplication 4.161437Sour Red/Brown