The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Louisiana, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Louisiana, 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 Company (Mahou San Miguel)2995100
2Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)1429100
3Dogfish Head 90 Minute Imperial IPADogfish Head Brewery4340100
4Lagunitas Willettized Coffee StoutLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)167100
5Founders Underground Mountain BrownFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)19199
6Parish Ghost In The MachineParish Brewing Company10198
7St. Bernardus TripelSt. Bernardus Brouwerij239498
8Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPADogfish Head Brewery342797
9Stillwater Kung PaoStillwater Artisanal2397
10Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPASierra Nevada Brewing Company357297
11Founders Más AgaveFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)15095
12Dogfish Head The Perfect DisguiseDogfish Head Brewery9395
13NOLA Hoppyright InfringementNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale3494
14Lagunitas CitruSinensis Pale AleLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)45193
15Crooked Stave IPACrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project5992
16Alltech Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Coffee StoutLexington Brewing & Distilling Co. (Alltech)3292
17Second Line Route 47Second Line Brewing991
18Gnarly Barley JuciferGnarly Barley Brewing Company2689
19Squatters Hop Rising Double IPASquatters Craft Beers (CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective)53789
20Sierra Nevada / Bitburger Oktoberfest (2019)Sierra Nevada Brewing Company13189
21Urban South Holy Roller IPAUrban South Brewery4589
22Bayou Teche Swamp ThingBayou Teche Brewery1688
23Straight To Ale Monkeynaut IPAStraight To Ale18188
24Karbach Hopadillo IPAKarbach Brewing (AB InBev)23687
25Left Hand Milk Stout - RaspberryLeft Hand Brewing Company3887


1Parish Rêve Coffee StoutParish Brewing Company3599
2Parish DDH Ghost in the Machine Parish Brewing Company2399
3Parish Ghost In The MachineParish Brewing Company10198
4NOLA LowerlineNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2498
5Parish Attacus Atlas Parish Brewing Company1198
6Abita Bourbon Street Chocolate StoutAbita Brewing Company1597
7Great Raft Grace and GritGreat Raft Brewing3197
8NOLA PietyNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale3097
9Parish Opus VertParish Brewing Company1195
10Parish Farmhouse IPAParish Brewing Company1595
11Parish BloomParish Brewing Company1695
12Abita Bourbon Street Barrel Aged Imperial StoutAbita Brewing Company16495
13NOLA SauvageNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2995
14NOLA Hoppyright InfringementNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale3494
15Bayou Teche Loup GarouBayou Teche Brewery3094
16Abita Macchiato Espresso Milk StoutAbita Brewing Company10893
17NOLA SyncopationNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2493
18Abita Shotgun Double IPAAbita Brewing Company3793
19Parish Grand ReserveParish Brewing Company1892
20Parish Pure TropicsParish Brewing Company1192
21Great Raft Oceans Between UsGreat Raft Brewing1391
22Second Line Route 47Second Line Brewing991
23Great Raft All My TomorrowsGreat Raft Brewing1491
24Great Raft Rhinestone LifeGreat Raft Brewing1191
25NOLA Prytania Imperial PorterNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2391

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