The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Iowa, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Iowa, 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.

1Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2483100
2Bell’s Black Note StoutBell’s Brewery919100
3Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath188100
4Toppling Goliath Kentucky BrunchToppling Goliath116100
5Bell’s HopslamBell’s Brewery2895100
6Toppling Goliath AssassinToppling Goliath203100
7Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath181100
8Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2178100
9Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company2127100
10Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company2675100
11Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing832100
12Prairie / Evil Twin Bible BeltPrairie Artisan Ales557100
13Prairie Bomb! - Barrel AgedPrairie Artisan Ales144100
14Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath645100
15Prairie Birthday Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales200100
16Bell’s Two Hearted AleBell’s Brewery3706100
17Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath176100
18Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)2614100
19Evil Twin Aún Más Café JesúsEvil Twin Brewing245100
20Deschutes Black Butte XXVIIIDeschutes Brewery107100
21Cantillon Mamouche Cantillon623100
22Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company1912100
23De Molen Hemel & Hel (Heaven & Hell)Brouwerij de Molen436100
24Toppling Goliath Pompeii IPAToppling Goliath194100
25Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company307100


1Toppling Goliath Kentucky BrunchToppling Goliath116100
2Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath188100
3Toppling Goliath AssassinToppling Goliath203100
4Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath181100
5Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath645100
6Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath176100
7Toppling Goliath Pompeii IPAToppling Goliath194100
8Toppling Goliath pseudoSue - Citra Double Dry HoppedToppling Goliath45100
9Toppling Goliath Twisted GalaxyToppling Goliath3699
10Toppling Goliath / Tree House DavidToppling Goliath3299
11Toppling Goliath Mosaic Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath2199
12Toppling Goliath ZeeLanderToppling Goliath20299
13Toppling Goliath XHops Series - GoldToppling Goliath6299
14Toppling Goliath Sol Hunter Pale AleToppling Goliath11099
15Toppling Goliath Light Speed Pale AleToppling Goliath18798
16Toppling Goliath Golden Nugget IPAToppling Goliath48098
17Toppling Goliath Intergalactic Warrior IPAToppling Goliath6998
18Toppling Goliath Thresher IPAToppling Goliath4698
19Toppling Goliath Galaxy Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath1998
20Toppling Goliath / Mikkeller Nelson SchmelssonToppling Goliath4498
21Peace Tree No Coast IPAPeace Tree Brewing Company3997
22Madhouse Carpe DiemMadhouse Brewing Company1097
23Toppling Goliath XHops Series - GreenToppling Goliath2397
24Toppling Goliath Hopsmack!Toppling Goliath4297
25Toppling Goliath Xhops Series - GammaToppling Goliath2696

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Happy’s Wine and Spirits
Cedar Falls () (319) 277-1463
John’s Grocery
Iowa City (319) 319 337-2183
Crust Stone Oven Pizza
Bettendorf () 563 424-5502
SingleSpeed Brewing Company
Cedar Falls () 319 266-3581
El Bait Shop
Des Moines (515) 515 284-1970