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.

1Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort4807100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2663100
3Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company3344100
4Firestone Walker ParabolaFirestone Walker Brewing (Duvel-Moortgat)1120100
5Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch WeaselMikkeller1795100
6Epic Big Bad BaptistaEpic Brewing Company (UT/CO)129100
7St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4257100
8Avery Uncle Jacob's StoutAvery Brewing Company557100
9North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company4025100
10Rodenbach AlexanderBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)796100
11Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing985100
12Captain Lawrence Cuvee de CastletonCaptain Lawrence Brewing Company502100
13Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing1080100
14Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing1640100
15Against the Grain 70KAgainst the Grain Brewery142100
16Perennial SumpPerennial Artisan Ales271100
17Bell's Two Hearted AleBell’s Brewery3430100
18Dieu du Ciel AphrodisiaqueDieu du Ciel1342100
19Thornbridge Hall BraciaThornbridge541100
20The Duck-Rabbit Baltic PorterThe Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery906100
21Maine Beer LunchMaine Beer Company583100
22Epic Big Bad Baptist Epic Brewing Company (UT/CO)735100
23Avery TweakAvery Brewing Company377100
24Evil Twin Aún Más Café JesúsEvil Twin Brewing260100
25Victory Old HorizontalVictory Brewing Company (ABV)1632100


1Stillwater Gose Gone WildStillwater Artisanal27799
2Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter Flying Dog Brewery256599
3Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Porter - Barrel AgedFlying Dog Brewery80899
4DuClaw Oak Aged Black Jack StoutDuClaw Brewing Company12299
5Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Blackbeard's BreakfastHeavy Seas Brewing Company8999
6Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Folklore, the tale of Van WinkleStillwater Artisanal4299
7Stillwater Barrel Aged Series - Stateside SaisonStillwater Artisanal9999
8Heavy Seas Uncharted Waters: Siren Noire (2013 -)Heavy Seas Brewing Company20499
9Stillwater / Casita Cerveceria On FleekStillwater Artisanal31298
10Stillwater G13Stillwater Artisanal9398
11Stillwater Debauched - Brunello BarrelStillwater Artisanal7498
12Stillwater Give-WayStillwater Artisanal2698
13DuClaw RepentDuClaw Brewing Company7798
14Stillwater / Mikkeller RauchstarStillwater Artisanal8098
15Stillwater Contemporary Works SurroundStillwater Artisanal28198
16DuClaw RetributionDuClaw Brewing Company16198
17Flying Dog Kujo Imperial Coffee StoutFlying Dog Brewery61698
18Stillwater Even Less Jesus (Remix)Stillwater Artisanal8898
19Flying Dog Brewhouse Rarities: Smoked Belgian StoutFlying Dog Brewery5298
20DuClaw Divine Retribution No. 3 DuClaw Brewing Company2697
21Flying Dog Double Dog Double Pale AleFlying Dog Brewery174097
22Stillwater / Hudson Valley Hopvine BlingStillwater Artisanal4297
23Stillwater Whole-iciousStillwater Artisanal1697
24DuClaw Hell on WoodDuClaw Brewing Company12997
25DuClaw Cocoa RetributionDuClaw Brewing Company1497

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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