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 3.98584Imperial Stout
2Liberty Citra Double IPA 3.9564Imperial IPA
3Epic Lupulingus 3.9257Imperial IPA
4Epic Hop Zombie 3.91297Imperial IPA
5Tuatara Double Trouble 3.86124Imperial IPA
68 Wired HopWired IPA 3.84671India Pale Ale (IPA)
7Liberty Yakima Monster 3.8351American Pale Ale
88 Wired Superconductor 3.82342Imperial IPA
9Four Horsemen Of The Hopocalypse 3.819Imperial IPA
10Emerson’s Bird Dog IPA 3.8123India Pale Ale (IPA)
118 Wired Black Wired Black IPA 3.7942Black IPA
128 Wired Bumaye 3.79159Imperial Stout
13Liberty Sauvignon Bomb 3.7937India Pale Ale (IPA)
148 Wired Barrel Aged Smoked Imperial Porter (2011) 3.7928Imperial Porter
15Liberty Yakima Scarlet 3.7843American Strong Ale
16Garage Project Pernicious Weed 3.77163Imperial IPA
178 Wired Fresh HopWired 3.76196India Pale Ale (IPA)
18Garage Project Death From Above 3.76151India Pale Ale (IPA)
19Renaissance Elemental Porter 3.75273Porter
208 Wired Grand Cru 2011 3.7589Abt/Quadrupel
21Epic Armageddon IPA 3.75532India Pale Ale (IPA)
22Epic Carolina 3.7528Amber Ale
238 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale 3.74324Amber Ale
24Canhead Hardtail Henry Oaked Stout 3.7415Stout
25Invercargill Sa!son 3.7330Saison
268 Wired Saison Sauvin 3.73398Saison
278 Wired C4 Double Coffee Brown Ale 3.73221Brown Ale
28Renaissance Grandmaster Fresh Hop MPA 3.7328Imperial IPA
29Epic Epicurean Coffee & Fig Oatmeal Stout 3.72121Imperial Stout
30Garage Project Cabbages and Kings 3.7215Imperial Stout
31Bach Brewing Kingtide Pacific IPA 3.7215India Pale Ale (IPA)
32Tuatara Sauvinova 3.7148India Pale Ale (IPA)
338 Wired Mighty Imperial Ale 3.71156American Strong Ale
34Garage Project Garagista IPA 3.7140India Pale Ale (IPA)
35Canhead Johnny Octane Red IPA 3.7014India Pale Ale (IPA)
36Garage Project Sauvin Nouveau 3.6988Fruit Beer
37Panhead Vindicator 3.6910American Strong Ale
38Epic Apocalypse IPA 3.6927Black IPA
39Epic Mosaic IPA 3.6939India Pale Ale (IPA)
40Three Boys Oyster Stout 3.6983Stout
41Epic Pale Ale 3.68209American Pale Ale
42Yeastie Boys The Last Dictator 3.6839Imperial Porter
43Behemoth In Ya Face 3.686Imperial IPA
44Panhead Black Sabbath 3.6820Barley Wine
45Garage Project Red Rocks Reserve 3.6822Amber Ale
46Garage Project Day Of The Dead 3.6734Spice/Herb/Vegetable
47Epic Imperium 3.6753Imperial Stout
48Garage Project Angry Peaches 3.6659American Pale Ale
49Emerson’s Southern Clam Stout 3.6628Stout
508 Wired Chardonnay Barrel Aged Saeson 3.6671Saison