The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Maryland, USA

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

1Struise Pannepot (10%)De Struise Brouwers2199100
2Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing3185100
3Bell’s HopslamBell’s Brewery2894100
4Avery Uncle Jacob’s StoutAvery Brewing Company532100
5Rodenbach AlexanderBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)658100
6St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4402100
7Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Espresso Oak Aged Great Divide Brewing Company1375100
8Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing933100
9Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing829100
10Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company2670100
11Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery2517100
12North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company4206100
13Against the Grain 70KAgainst the Grain Brewery122100
14Dogfish Head 90 Minute Imperial IPADogfish Head Brewery4621100
15Dieu du Ciel AphrodisiaqueDieu du Ciel1342100
16Maine Beer LunchMaine Beer Company594100
17Avery TweakAvery Brewing Company345100
18Evil Twin Aún Más Café JesúsEvil Twin Brewing244100
19Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)2608100
20Maine Beer Another OneMaine Beer Company335100
21Founders PorterFounders Brewing Company2146100
22Stone RuinTen Triple IPAStone Brewing1225100
23Bell’s Kalamazoo StoutBell’s Brewery2445100
24Arrogant Double Bastard AleArrogant Brewing2605100
25Chimay Bleue (Blue) / Grande RéserveChimay4793100


1Stillwater Gose Gone WildStillwater Artisanal25999
2Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter Flying Dog Brewery259399
3Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter - Barrel AgedFlying Dog Brewery81399
4Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Blackbeard’s BreakfastHeavy Seas Brewing Company8199
5DuClaw Oak Aged Black Jack StoutDuClaw Brewing Company12299
6Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Stateside SaisonStillwater Artisanal9999
7Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Cellar DoorStillwater Artisanal9099
8Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Folklore, the tale of Van WinkleStillwater Artisanal4299
9Stillwater / Casita Cerveceria On FleekStillwater Artisanal22799
10Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Siren Noire (2013 -)Heavy Seas Brewing Company20599
11Stillwater G13Stillwater Artisanal8299
12Stillwater Give-WayStillwater Artisanal2598
13Stillwater Debauched - Brunello BarrelStillwater Artisanal7598
14DuClaw RepentDuClaw Brewing Company7898
15Stillwater / Mikkeller RauchstarStillwater Artisanal8098
16Stillwater Contemporary Works SurroundStillwater Artisanal25298
17Flying Dog Kujo Imperial Coffee StoutFlying Dog Brewery62398
18DuClaw RetributionDuClaw Brewing Company16098
19Flying Dog Brewhouse Rarities: Smoked Belgian StoutFlying Dog Brewery5198
20Stillwater Even Less Jesus (Remix)Stillwater Artisanal8898
21Flying Dog Double Dog Double Pale AleFlying Dog Brewery176098
22Flying Dog Imperial IPA - Citra Single HopFlying Dog Brewery19897
23DuClaw Black Jack StoutDuClaw Brewing Company18797
24DuClaw Divine Retribution No. 3 DuClaw Brewing Company2697
25Stillwater Beer Table Table BeerStillwater Artisanal20197

Local Users


Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Owen’s Ordinary Bavarian Beer Garden Launch Party
North Bethesda 4/2/2017
Denizens & Friends: Made In Maryland
Silver Spring 4/10/2017
Shore Craft Beer Fest: Chincoteague
Chincoteague 4/19/2017

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
State Line Liquors
Elkton (410) 410 398-3838 or 800-446-9463
Manor Hill Brewing
Ellicott City () (410) 977-9758
Max’s Taphouse
Baltimore (410) 410 675-MAXS
Owen’s Ordinary
North Bethesda () 301-245-1226
Dan’s Restaurant & Tap House
Boonsboro () 301-432-5224