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 Company2843100
2St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4332100
3AleSmith IPAAleSmith Brewing Company2295100
4North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon Barrel)North Coast Brewing Company511100
5Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Barrel AgedGreat Divide Brewing Company347100
6AleSmith Double Red IPAAleSmith Brewing Company1381100
7Epic Big Bad Baptist Epic Brewing Company (UT/CO)690100
8Abbaye des Rocs Grand CruBrasserie de l’Abbaye des Rocs1279100
9Boulevard Smokestack Series: Saison-BrettBoulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat)102799
10Destihl Dosvidanya Russian Imperial StoutDestihl Brewery4699
11Cascade Apricot AleCascade Brewing50999
12Westbrook Siberian Black Magic Panther - Bourbon BarrelWestbrook Brewing8399
13Evil Twin Aún Más Todo Jesús Evil Twin Brewing6099
14Rogue Chocolate StoutRogue Ales253499
15St. Bernardus Christmas AleSt. Bernardus Brouwerij142099
16Stone Enjoy By IPA - TangerineStone Brewing25699
17AleSmith Grand CruAleSmith Brewing Company116099
18North Coast Old Stock Ale North Coast Brewing Company213399
19Cigar City Jai Alai India Pale AleCigar City Brewing170299
20Southern Tier Blackwater Series: Choklat OranjSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)23099
21Cascade Blackcap RaspberryCascade Brewing13199
22Stone / Sierra Nevada NxS IPAStone Brewing23699
23Boulevard Smokestack Series: Bourbon Barrel QuadBoulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat)75499
24Odell FriekOdell Brewing Company34999
25Boulevard Love Child No. 7Boulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat)4799


1Good People El Gordo Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company1599
2Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedStraight To Ale5398
3Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial StoutStraight To Ale5597
4Avondale Barrel Aged Brett SaisonAvondale Brewing Company1097
5Straight To Ale Laika Russian Imperial Stout - Cabernet Barrel AgedStraight To Ale4896
6Good People Snake HandlerGood People Brewing Company11996
7Straight To Ale Gorillanaut Imperial IPAStraight To Ale2996
8Straight To Ale Velvet EvilStraight To Ale2595
9Good People Fatso Imperial StoutGood People Brewing Company3695
10Straight To Ale Monkey’s Uncle IIPAStraight To Ale2194
11Straight To Ale UnobtaniumStraight To Ale6494
12Beer Engineers Peanut Butter PorterBeer Engineers2293
13Good People Coffee Oatmeal StoutGood People Brewing Company12592
14Straight To Ale IlludiumStraight To Ale3391
15Blue Pants Weedy’s Double IPABlue Pants Brewery1991
16Straight To Ale Monkeynaut IPAStraight To Ale15891
17Fairhope Painted Black IPAFairhope Brewing Company1490
18Avondale Vanillaphant PorterAvondale Brewing Company5690
19Blue Pants Pinstripe Candy Bar StoutBlue Pants Brewery1289
20Good People Hitchhiker American IPAGood People Brewing Company1988
21Straight To Ale Vern’s Wheat WineStraight To Ale2287
22Back Forty Trade Day Cuban Coffee StoutBack Forty Beer Company3886
23Salty Nut Dahkness StoutSalty Nut Brewery1085
24Straight To Ale He Ain’t HeffeStraight To Ale2385
25Fairhope (Take The) Causeway IPAFairhope Brewing Company2885

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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