the best beers of scotland

The following are the highest rated beers brewed in Scotland 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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1BrewDog / Nøgne Ø / Mikkeller Black Tokyo* Horizon   4.06295Imperial Stout
2BrewDog Black Eyed King Imp   4.0169Imperial Stout
3BrewDog Dog A    3.99293Imperial Stout
4BrewDog Paradox Isle Of Arran (15%)   3.99196Imperial Stout
5Harviestoun Ola Dubh (40 Year Old)   3.98312Old Ale
6BrewDog Paradox Heaven Hill   3.95144Imperial Stout
7Harviestoun Ola Dubh (18 Year Old)   3.90523Old Ale
8BrewDog Cocoa Psycho   3.90676Imperial Stout
9BrewDog / Mikkeller I Hardcore You   3.89984Imperial/Double IPA
10Harviestoun Ola Dubh 1991   3.89145Old Ale
11BrewDog Old World Russian Imperial Stout (9.5%)    3.87297Imperial Stout
12Traquair Jacobite Ale   3.861405Traditional Ale
13Tempest In The Dark We Live   3.8657Black IPA
14Orkney Dark Island Reserve   3.86383Barley Wine
15Harviestoun Ola Dubh (16 Year Old)   3.86687Old Ale
16Tempest Red Eye Flight   3.8543Porter
17BrewDog Hardcore IPA (9.2%)   3.851383Imperial/Double IPA
18Harviestoun Ola Dubh (12 Year Old)   3.85859Old Ale
19Harviestoun Old Engine Oil Engineer’s Reserve    3.81193Old Ale
20BrewDog Libertine Black Ale   3.80841Black IPA
21BrewDog Christmas Paradox 2012   3.7999Imperial Stout
22BrewDog Tokyo*   3.79935Imperial Stout
23BrewDog / Ballast Point San Diego Scotch Ale   3.79143Scotch Ale
24Fyne Ales / De Molen Mills and Hills   3.7733Imperial Stout
25BrewDog Paradox Compass Box   3.7738Imperial Stout
26Harviestoun Ola Dubh (21 Year Old)   3.7796Old Ale
27BrewDog Paradox Islay (13.8%)    3.7619Imperial Stout
28BrewDog Abstrakt AB:17   3.7662Imperial/Strong Porter
29BrewDog Jack Hammer   3.74717India Pale Ale (IPA)
30BrewDog Punk IPA (5.6%)   3.731499India Pale Ale (IPA)
31Luckie Ales 1841 XXXP Porter   3.7320Imperial/Strong Porter
32Highland Barrel Aged Orkney Porter (Isle of Arran)   3.7116Imperial/Strong Porter
33Tempest Old Parochial   3.7159Scotch Ale
34BrewDog Hoppy Christmas (7.2%)   3.70480India Pale Ale (IPA)
35Harviestoun Old Engine Oil (Bottle)   3.701588Old Ale
36Stewart First World Problems   3.7038Belgian Ale
37BrewDog / Oskar Blues Shipwrecker Circus   3.69293Barley Wine
38BrewDog Restorative Beverage For Invalids and Convalescents   3.6967Imperial/Double IPA
39Tempest Brave New World   3.6894India Pale Ale (IPA)
40Traquair House Ale   3.671249Scotch Ale
41BrewDog / Victory Brewing U-Boat   3.66255Smoked
42BrewDog Hello, My Name is Beastie   3.65147Imperial/Double IPA
43Fyne Ales Zombier   3.65107Porter
44Black Isle Black Islay   3.6567Imperial Stout
45Harviestoun Ola Dubh (12 Year Old) (Cask)   3.6545Old Ale
46Cromarty Black Hop Down   3.6528Black IPA
47Highland Orkney Porter   3.64141Imperial/Strong Porter
48Black Isle Small Batch Export Scotch Ale (7.9%)   3.6450Scotch Ale
49BrewDog Anarchist / Alchemist   3.64202Imperial/Double IPA
50BrewDog IPA Is Dead - Simcoe   3.6354India Pale Ale (IPA)

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