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 3.98599Imperial Stout
2Liberty Citra Double IPA 3.9672Imperial IPA
3Epic Lupulingus 3.9263Imperial IPA
4Epic Hop Zombie 3.90313Imperial IPA
58 Wired HopWired IPA 3.84689India Pale Ale (IPA)
6Panhead Black Sabbath 3.8423Barley Wine
7Tuatara Double Trouble 3.83140Imperial IPA
8Liberty Yakima Monster 3.8359American Pale Ale
98 Wired Batch 2.18 Oak Aged Imperial Stout 3.8246Imperial Stout
108 Wired Superconductor 3.82360Imperial IPA
11Four Horsemen Of The Hopocalypse 3.819Imperial IPA
128 Wired Black Wired Black IPA 3.8146Black IPA
13Canhead Hardtail Henry Oaked Stout 3.8026Imperial Stout
14Garage Project Death From Above 3.79193India Pale Ale (IPA)
158 Wired Bumaye 3.79159Imperial Stout
16Garage Project Cabbages and Kings 3.7835Imperial Stout
17Garage Project Cockswain’s Courage Blended Porter 3.7825Imperial Porter
18Liberty Yakima Scarlet 3.7749American Strong Ale
19Emerson’s Bird Dog IPA 3.7726India Pale Ale (IPA)
20Kereru Imperial Nibs 3.7610Imperial Porter
21Garage Project Pernicious Weed 3.76206Imperial IPA
22Renaissance Elemental Porter 3.76278Porter
238 Wired Fresh HopWired 3.76197India Pale Ale (IPA)
24Bach Brewing Kingtide Pacific IPA 3.7519India Pale Ale (IPA)
258 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale 3.74338Amber Ale
26Epic Armageddon IPA 3.74544India Pale Ale (IPA)
278 Wired Le Fut Flanders Red Ale 3.7418Sour Red/Brown
28Invercargill Sa!son 3.7330Saison
29Canhead Johnny Octane Red IPA 3.7331Imperial IPA
30Tuatara Sauvinova 3.7270American Pale Ale
31Garage Project Garagista IPA 3.7270India Pale Ale (IPA)
328 Wired C4 Double Coffee Brown Ale 3.72235American Strong Ale
33Epic Epicurean Coffee & Fig Oatmeal Stout 3.72130Imperial Stout
348 Wired Saison Sauvin 3.72417Saison
35Liberty Sauvin Bomb 3.7255American Pale Ale
368 Wired Mighty Imperial Ale 3.71162American Strong Ale
37Epic Apocalypse IPA 3.7028Black IPA
38Epic Carolina 3.7028Amber Ale
39Panhead Vindicator 3.6910American Strong Ale
40Epic Mosaic IPA 3.6939India Pale Ale (IPA)
41Renaissance Grandmaster Fresh Hop MPA 3.6937Imperial IPA
42Epic Pale Ale 3.68211American Pale Ale
43Three Boys Oyster Stout 3.6886Stout
44Yeastie Boys The Last Dictator 3.6840Imperial Porter
45Liberty Knife Party IPA 3.6832India Pale Ale (IPA)
46Garage Project Sauvin Nouveau 3.6792Fruit Beer
47Garage Project Red Rocks Reserve 3.6723Amber Ale
48Garage Project Angry Peaches 3.6763American Pale Ale
49Panhead The Vandal NZ IPA 3.6733Imperial IPA
50Epic Imperium 3.6654Imperial Stout