The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Kentucky, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Kentucky, 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 Expedition StoutBell’s Brewery3132100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2412100
3Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2827100
4Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial StoutDark Horse Brewing Company490100
5Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPAThree Floyds Brewing Company2149100
6Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Rare 2015Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)141100
7Bell’s Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition StoutBell’s Brewery51100
8Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2165100
9Three Floyds Zombie DustThree Floyds Brewing Company1363100
10Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1050100
11Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company522100
12Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake Omnipollo431100
13Rodenbach AlexanderBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)595100
14Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company3437100
15North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company4172100
16Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing891100
17Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing791100
18Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort3675100
19Thirsty Dog Siberian Night Imperial StoutThirsty Dog Brewing Company1313100
20Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery2451100
21Dogfish Head World Wide Stout 2001/2003-Present (18%)Dogfish Head Brewery2219100
22Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company2098100
23Les Trois Mousquetaires G.C. Porter Baltique (Bourbon & Brandy)LTM - Les Trois Mousquetaires137100
24Buxton / Omnipollo Yellow Belly SundaeBuxton235100
25Avery Barrel-Aged Series 36 - CallipygianAvery Brewing Company63100


1Against the Grain 70KAgainst the Grain Brewery119100
2Against the Grain / De Molen Bo & LukeAgainst the Grain Brewery300100
3Quaff Bros Full AllotmentQuaff Bros2899
4Against the Grain / To Øl An Ale PleasureAgainst the Grain Brewery5099
5Against the Grain Brett The Hipman HopAgainst the Grain Brewery4998
6Against the Grain London BallingAgainst the Grain Brewery15398
7Country Boy Infinite SadnessCountry Boy Brewing1898
8Bluegrass Bourbon Barrel Russian Imperial PorterBluegrass Brewing Company1697
9Against the Grain / Dry & Bitter Your Lytest OneAgainst the Grain Brewery2197
10Bluegrass Cherry InyouendoBluegrass Brewing Company2397
11West Sixth Snake Eyes Imperial Stout West Sixth Brewing Company3197
12Country Boy 4th Anniversary Wild Red AleCountry Boy Brewing1397
13West Sixth Snakes In A Barrel West Sixth Brewing Company1096
14Against the Grain 35K StoutAgainst the Grain Brewery29496
15Against the Grain Citra Ass DownAgainst the Grain Brewery38196
16Against the Grain The Green DragonAgainst the Grain Brewery5296
17Against the Grain Rico SauvinAgainst the Grain Brewery23896
18Bluegrass Bearded Pats Barleywine Style AleBluegrass Brewing Company18095
19Against the Grain Gnight RyderAgainst the Grain Brewery3994
20Bluegrass Russian Imperial PorterBluegrass Brewing Company9694
21Against the Grain Tropical Segway KittenAgainst the Grain Brewery2494
22Braxton Dead Blow - Starter CoffeeBraxton Brewing Company1294
23Bluegrass Bourbon Barrel Smoked StoutBluegrass Brewing Company1193
24West Sixth IPAWest Sixth Brewing Company15793
25Bluegrass Bourbon Barrel Smoked PorterBluegrass Brewing Company1693

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