The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Alabama, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Alabama, USA. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.



These are the best beers you can find in this region's stores and restaurants based on the availability information provided by RateBeerians in this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company2948100
2St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4467100
3Oskar Blues Ten FIDY - Barrel AgedOskar Blues Brewery264100
4AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company2370100
5Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing905100
6North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon Barrel)North Coast Brewing Company523100
7Bell’s Two Hearted AleBell’s Brewery3733100
8Dogfish Head 90 Minute Imperial IPADogfish Head Brewery4651100
9Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)2646100
10Epic Big Bad Baptist Epic Brewing Company (UT/CO)740100
11AleSmith Double Red IPAAleSmith Brewing Company1407100
12Smuttynose Baltic PorterSmuttynose Brewing Company881100
13Lagunitas High West-ified Imperial Coffee StoutLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)295100
14Evil Twin / Westbrook Imperial Mexican Biscotti Cake BreakEvil Twin Brewing142100
15Boulevard Smokestack Series: Saison-BrettBoulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat)104399
16Destihl Dosvidanya Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Destihl Brewery5299
17Clown Shoes Hammer of the BeastClown Shoes Beer5099
18Dogfish Head Palo Santo MarronDogfish Head Brewery214699
19Ballast Point Grapefruit SculpinBallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)129999
20Cascade Apricot AleCascade Brewing55199
21St. Bernardus Christmas AleSt. Bernardus Brouwerij150799
22Crooked Stave OriginsCrooked Stave28199
23SPB Crowd ControlSouthern Prohibition Brewery2899
24Cigar City Jai Alai India Pale AleCigar City Brewing179599
25Lagunitas A Little Sumpin’ Extra! AleLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)84999


1Good People El Gordo Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company1699
2Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedStraight To Ale5697
3Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial StoutStraight To Ale6597
4Avondale Barrel Aged Brett SaisonAvondale Brewing Company1097
5Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Cabernet Barrel AgedStraight To Ale4996
6Good People Snake HandlerGood People Brewing Company12196
7Straight To Ale Gorillanaut Imperial IPAStraight To Ale3096
8Straight To Ale UnobtaniumStraight To Ale7095
9Straight To Ale Monkey’s Uncle IIPAStraight To Ale2194
10Good People Fatso Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company3994
11Straight To Ale Velvet EvilStraight To Ale2693
12Beer Engineers Peanut Butter PorterBeer Engineers2293
13Straight To Ale IlludiumStraight To Ale3692
14Good People Coffee Oatmeal StoutGood People Brewing Company12792
15Blue Pants Weedy’s Double IPABlue Pants Brewery1991
16Good People Hitchhiker American IPAGood People Brewing Company2691
17Fairhope Painted Black IPAFairhope Brewing Company1490
18Avondale Vanillaphant PorterAvondale Brewing Company5690
19Straight To Ale Monkeynaut IPAStraight To Ale16190
20Blue Pants Pinstripe Candy Bar StoutBlue Pants Brewery1289
21Straight To Ale Vern’s Wheat WineStraight To Ale2287
22Back Forty Trade Day Cuban Coffee StoutBack Forty Beer Company4287
23Fairhope Judge Roy BeanFairhope Brewing Company3186
24Fairhope (Take The) Causeway IPAFairhope Brewing Company3485
25Salty Nut Dahkness StoutSalty Nut Brewery1085

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Pleasure Is All Wine
Pelham () 205 985-4760
Hop City Birmingham
Birmingham () 205 279-2337
Good People Brewing Company
Birmingham (205) 205 286-2337
J. Clyde
Birmingham (205) 205 939-1312
Wish You Were Beer
Madison () (256) 325-9992