Best Beers Of New Zealand


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in New Zealand 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.

Include Retired

NAMESCORECOUNTSTYLE
18 Wired iStout 3.98589Imperial Stout
2Liberty Citra Double IPA 3.9667Imperial IPA
3Epic Lupulingus 3.9358Imperial IPA
4Epic Hop Zombie 3.90308Imperial IPA
5Tuatara Double Trouble 3.84134Imperial IPA
68 Wired HopWired IPA 3.84678India Pale Ale (IPA)
7Liberty Yakima Monster 3.8354American Pale Ale
88 Wired Superconductor 3.82353Imperial IPA
9Four Horsemen Of The Hopocalypse 3.819Imperial IPA
108 Wired Black Wired Black IPA 3.8043Black IPA
11Liberty Yakima Scarlet 3.8044American Strong Ale
12Emerson’s Bird Dog IPA 3.8024India Pale Ale (IPA)
138 Wired Bumaye 3.79159Imperial Stout
14Liberty Sauvignon Bomb 3.7937India Pale Ale (IPA)
158 Wired Barrel Aged Smoked Imperial Porter (2011) 3.7928Imperial Porter
16Garage Project Cabbages and Kings 3.7832Imperial Stout
17Garage Project Cockswain’s Courage Blended Porter 3.7825Imperial Porter
18Canhead Hardtail Henry Oaked Stout 3.7718Stout
19Canhead Johnny Octane Red IPA 3.7719India Pale Ale (IPA)
20Garage Project Pernicious Weed 3.77169Imperial IPA
21Garage Project Death From Above 3.76162India Pale Ale (IPA)
228 Wired Fresh HopWired 3.76196India Pale Ale (IPA)
23Renaissance Elemental Porter 3.75273Porter
248 Wired Grand Cru 2011 3.7589Abt/Quadrupel
25Epic Armageddon IPA 3.75535India Pale Ale (IPA)
26Epic Carolina 3.7528Amber Ale
278 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale 3.74330Amber Ale
28Invercargill Sa!son 3.7330Saison
29Bach Brewing Kingtide Pacific IPA 3.7316India Pale Ale (IPA)
308 Wired Saison Sauvin 3.73405Saison
31Tuatara Sauvinova 3.7361India Pale Ale (IPA)
328 Wired Batch 2.18 Oak Aged Imperial stout 3.7332Imperial Stout
338 Wired C4 Double Coffee Brown Ale 3.72233American Strong Ale
34Epic Epicurean Coffee & Fig Oatmeal Stout 3.72123Imperial Stout
35Renaissance Grandmaster Fresh Hop MPA 3.7231Imperial IPA
368 Wired Mighty Imperial Ale 3.71160American Strong Ale
37Epic Apocalypse IPA 3.7028Black IPA
38Garage Project Garagista IPA 3.7060India Pale Ale (IPA)
39Panhead Vindicator 3.6910American Strong Ale
40Epic Mosaic IPA 3.6939India Pale Ale (IPA)
41Three Boys Oyster Stout 3.6984Stout
42Epic Pale Ale 3.68210American Pale Ale
43Behemoth In Ya Face 3.687Imperial IPA
44Panhead Black Sabbath 3.6820Barley Wine
45Yeastie Boys The Last Dictator 3.6840Imperial Porter
46Garage Project Sauvin Nouveau 3.6890Fruit Beer
47Garage Project Red Rocks Reserve 3.6723Amber Ale
48Epic Imperium 3.6753Imperial Stout
49Liberty Knife Party IPA 3.6626India Pale Ale (IPA)
50Garage Project Angry Peaches 3.6659American Pale Ale