The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Michigan, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Michigan, 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)2947100
2Bell's Black Note StoutBell's Brewery1011100
3Schramm's A Smile of FortuneSchramm's Mead72100
4Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1306100
5Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition StoutBell's Brewery180100
63 Fonteinen Oude Geuze Cuvée Armand & GastonBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen587100
7Founders KBS Maple Mackinac FudgeFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)156100
8Founders Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)55100
9Founders KBS EspressoFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)220100
10Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing1221100
11Bell's 35th Anniversary Expedition Stout ReserveBell's Brewery37100
12Põhjala Cellar Series - Öö XOPõhjala382100
13Lagunitas Willettized Coffee StoutLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)202100
14Evil Twin Aún Más Café JesúsEvil Twin Brewing287100
15Boréale IPA du Nord-EstBoréale - Brasseurs du Nord94100
16Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Special #4Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)38100
17Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company40399
18Foundation EpiphanyFoundation Brewing Company13699
19Omnipollo Argus Chocolate Hazelnut Toast Spread StoutOmnipollo3799
20Sierra Nevada Trip in the Woods: Vintage Bigfoot Sierra Nevada Brewing Company2499
21Revolution Institutionalized - Barrel AgedRevolution Brewing Company (IL, USA)18799
22Goose Island Brasserie NoirGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)4199
23Founders Panther CubFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)6399
24Dogfish Head World Wide Stout - Bourbon Barrel-AgedDogfish Head Brewery (Boston Beer Co.)3099
25Almanac Grand Cru White Ed. 2Almanac Beer Company5899


1Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)1500100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)3047100
3Bell's Expedition StoutBell's Brewery3161100
4Bell's Black Note StoutBell's Brewery1011100
5Schramm's The Heart of DarknessSchramm's Mead98100
6Schramm's The Statement ReserveSchramm's Mead54100
7Schramm's Black AgnesSchramm's Mead182100
8Schramm's MadelineSchramm's Mead98100
9Schramm's A Smile of FortuneSchramm's Mead72100
10Dark Horse Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial StoutDark Horse Brewing Company542100
11Schramm's CranberrySchramm's Mead30100
12Schramm's Red AgnesSchramm's Mead100100
13Schramm's AmeliaSchramm's Mead65100
14Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)3621100
15Founders KBS Maple Mackinac FudgeFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)156100
16Bell's HopslamBell's Brewery2701100
17Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition StoutBell's Brewery180100
18Kuhnhenn Raspberry EisbockKuhnhenn Brewing960100
19Kuhnhenn Fourth Dementia (4D) Olde Ale - Bourbon BarrelKuhnhenn Brewing509100
20Kuhnhenn Bourbon Barrel French Toast MeadKuhnhenn Brewing148100
21Founders Bourbon Barrel-Aged Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)55100
22Schramm's The StatementSchramm's Mead172100
23Schramm's Erik The RedSchramm's Mead46100
24Schramm's AppleSchramm's Mead44100
25Schramm's Apple ReserveSchramm's Mead28100

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Paint Creek Tavern
Rochester (248) 248 656-2322
Grunst Brothers
Big Rapids (231) 231 796-7253
Soup Spoon Cafe
Lansing () 517 316-2377
Horrocks Market
Grand Rapids () 616 455-7998
Blackthorn Pub
Holly () (248) 369-8714