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 3.98598Imperial Stout
2Liberty Citra Double IPA 3.9672Imperial IPA
3Epic Lupulingus 3.9262Imperial IPA
4Epic Hop Zombie 3.90313Imperial IPA
5Tuatara Double Trouble 3.84139Imperial IPA
68 Wired HopWired IPA 3.84687India Pale Ale (IPA)
7Panhead Black Sabbath 3.8322Barley Wine
8Liberty Yakima Monster 3.8359American Pale Ale
98 Wired Superconductor 3.82358Imperial IPA
10Four Horsemen Of The Hopocalypse 3.819Imperial IPA
118 Wired Black Wired Black IPA 3.8146Black IPA
128 Wired Batch 2.18 Oak Aged Imperial Stout 3.8144Imperial Stout
13Canhead Hardtail Henry Oaked Stout 3.7925Imperial Stout
14Liberty Yakima Scarlet 3.7946American Strong Ale
158 Wired Bumaye 3.79159Imperial Stout
168 Wired Barrel Aged Smoked Imperial Porter (2011) 3.7928Imperial Porter
17Garage Project Death From Above 3.78188India Pale Ale (IPA)
18Garage Project Cabbages and Kings 3.7834Imperial Stout
19Garage Project Cockswain’s Courage Blended Porter 3.7825Imperial Porter
20Emerson’s Bird Dog IPA 3.7726India Pale Ale (IPA)
21Garage Project Pernicious Weed 3.76198Imperial IPA
228 Wired Fresh HopWired 3.76196India Pale Ale (IPA)
23Renaissance Elemental Porter 3.76277Porter
248 Wired Grand Cru 2011 3.7590Abt/Quadrupel
25Epic Armageddon IPA 3.74540India Pale Ale (IPA)
268 Wired Tall Poppy India Red Ale 3.74336Amber Ale
27Invercargill Sa!son 3.7330Saison
288 Wired Saison Sauvin 3.73410Saison
29Canhead Johnny Octane Red IPA 3.7327Imperial IPA
30Bach Brewing Kingtide Pacific IPA 3.7217India Pale Ale (IPA)
318 Wired C4 Double Coffee Brown Ale 3.72235American Strong Ale
32Garage Project Garagista IPA 3.7268India Pale Ale (IPA)
33Tuatara Sauvinova 3.7268American Pale Ale
34Epic Epicurean Coffee & Fig Oatmeal Stout 3.72128Imperial Stout
35Liberty Sauvin Bomb 3.7153American 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)
41Three Boys Oyster Stout 3.6984Stout
42Epic Pale Ale 3.68211American Pale Ale
43Behemoth In Ya Face 3.687Imperial IPA
44Renaissance Grandmaster Fresh Hop MPA 3.6836Imperial IPA
45Panhead The Vandal NZ IPA 3.6830Imperial IPA
46Yeastie Boys The Last Dictator 3.6840Imperial Porter
47Garage Project Sauvin Nouveau 3.6891Fruit Beer
48Liberty Knife Party IPA 3.6832India Pale Ale (IPA)
49Garage Project Red Rocks Reserve 3.6723Amber Ale
50Epic Imperium 3.6654Imperial Stout