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.

1Bell’s Black Note StoutBell’s Brewery938100
2Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath193100
3Toppling Goliath Kentucky BrunchToppling Goliath122100
4Toppling Goliath AssassinToppling Goliath204100
5Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath191100
6Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2200100
7Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company2705100
8Prairie / Evil Twin Bible BeltPrairie Artisan Ales573100
9Prairie Birthday Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales238100
10Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath675100
11Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath183100
12Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)2646100
13Deschutes Black Butte XXVIIIDeschutes Brewery133100
14Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company1956100
15Cantillon Mamouche Cantillon627100
16Toppling Goliath Pompeii IPAToppling Goliath204100
17Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company320100
18Stone Enjoy By IPA - UnfilteredStone Brewing19799
19Toppling Goliath Mosaic Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath3399
20Toppling Goliath Twisted GalaxyToppling Goliath3699
21Toppling Goliath pseudoSue - Citra Double Dry HoppedToppling Goliath11099
22Bell’s The Oracle DIPA AleBell’s Brewery78099
23Squatters Outer DarknessSquatters Craft Beers41599
24Odell Jolly RussianOdell Brewing Company6499
25Crooked Stave L’Brett d’RaspberryCrooked Stave8499


1Toppling Goliath Kentucky BrunchToppling Goliath122100
2Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath193100
3Toppling Goliath AssassinToppling Goliath204100
4Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath191100
5Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath675100
6Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath183100
7Toppling Goliath Pompeii IPAToppling Goliath204100
8Toppling Goliath Mosaic Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath3399
9Toppling Goliath Twisted GalaxyToppling Goliath3699
10Toppling Goliath pseudoSue - Citra Double Dry HoppedToppling Goliath11099
11Toppling Goliath / Tree House DavidToppling Goliath3299
12Toppling Goliath ZeeLanderToppling Goliath20499
13Toppling Goliath XHops Series - GoldToppling Goliath6399
14Toppling Goliath Sol Hunter Pale AleToppling Goliath11499
15Toppling Goliath Light Speed Pale AleToppling Goliath18998
16Toppling Goliath / Cycle Barrel Aged Chainsmoker Toppling Goliath1498
17Toppling Goliath Golden Nugget IPAToppling Goliath49498
18Toppling Goliath Thresher IPAToppling Goliath5198
19Toppling Goliath Intergalactic Warrior IPAToppling Goliath7098
20Toppling Goliath XHops Series - TealToppling Goliath1698
21Toppling Goliath Galaxy Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath1998
22Toppling Goliath / Mikkeller Nelson SchmelssonToppling Goliath4498
23Peace Tree No Coast IPAPeace Tree Brewing Company3997
24Madhouse Carpe DiemMadhouse Brewing Company1097
25Toppling Goliath Xhops - PinkToppling Goliath1097

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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
Flix Brewhouse - Des Moines
Des Moines () (515) 612-9200