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.

1Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2928100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)2995100
3Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)1429100
4Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)3585100
5Bell's HopslamBell's Brewery2694100
6Maine Beer DinnerMaine Beer Company203100
7Oskar Blues Ten FIDY - Bourbon Barrel AgedOskar Blues Brewery (CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective)531100
8Avery Uncle Jacob's StoutAvery Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)613100
9Cigar City Caffè Americano Double StoutCigar City Brewing (CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective)252100
10Southern Tier Blackwater Series: ChoklatSouthern Tier Brewing Company (ABV)1626100
11FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 12 Year BarrelFiftyFifty Brewing Company409100
12Perennial SumpPerennial Artisan Ales377100
133 Fonteinen Oude Geuze (Cuvée Armand & Gaston with Honey)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen105100
14Dogfish Head 90 Minute Imperial IPADogfish Head Brewery4340100
15Great Divide Yeti Imperial Stout - Barrel AgedGreat Divide Brewing Company409100
16Epic Big Bad Baptist Epic Brewing Company (UT/CO)814100
17Victory Old HorizontalVictory Brewing Company (ABV)1648100
18Victory Storm King Imperial StoutVictory Brewing Company (ABV)3014100
19Founders PorterFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)2331100
20Maine Beer LunchMaine Beer Company690100
21Founders KBS EspressoFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)59100
22Brooklyn Black Chocolate StoutBrooklyn Brewery (Kirin Holdings)3357100
23Bell's Kalamazoo StoutBell's Brewery2505100
24Boon Oude Geuze VAT 108Brouwerij F. Boon171100
25New Belgium La FolieNew Belgium Brewing Company (Lion Co. - Kirin Holdings)1632100


1Stillwater Gose Gone WildStillwater Artisanal28499
2Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter Flying Dog Brewery261999
3Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter - Barrel AgedFlying Dog Brewery81999
4Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Blackbeard's BreakfastHeavy Seas Brewing Company9999
5Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Stateside SaisonStillwater Artisanal9999
6Stillwater / Casita Cerveceria On FleekStillwater Artisanal38698
7Stillwater Critical ThinkingStillwater Artisanal8298
8Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Siren NoireHeavy Seas Brewing Company21298
9Stillwater Debauched - Brunello BarrelStillwater Artisanal7498
10Stillwater Give-WayStillwater Artisanal2698
11DuClaw RepentDuClaw Brewing Company7798
12Stillwater G13Stillwater Artisanal12498
13Guinness Open Gate Stock AleGuinness Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House3298
14Stillwater Contemporary Works SurroundStillwater Artisanal29298
15DuClaw RetributionDuClaw Brewing Company16598
16Flying Dog Kujo Imperial Coffee StoutFlying Dog Brewery61998
17Burley Oak CitralaxyBurley Oak Brewing Company1597
18Stillwater Whole-iciousStillwater Artisanal1697
19Flying Dog Brewhouse Rarities: Smoked Belgian StoutFlying Dog Brewery5397
20Stillwater Even Less Jesus (Remix)Stillwater Artisanal8997
21DuClaw Retribution - CocoaDuClaw Brewing Company1497
22Flying Dog Imperial IPA - Citra Single HopFlying Dog Brewery19797
23Flying Dog Double Dog Double IPAFlying Dog Brewery176597
24DuClaw Hell on WoodDuClaw Brewing Company14197
25DuClaw Devils MilkDuClaw Brewing Company36897

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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
Dan’s Restaurant & Tap House
Boonsboro () 301-432-5224
The Perfect Pour
Elkridge (443) 443 285-0702