The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Minnesota, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Minnesota, 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)2902100
2Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)1367100
3Toppling Goliath Mornin' DelightToppling Goliath Brewing Company273100
4Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition StoutBell's Brewery163100
5Bell's HopslamBell's Brewery2687100
6Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company1103100
7Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1276100
8Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath Brewing Company360100
9Avery Uncle Jacob's StoutAvery Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)612100
10Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller2544100
11Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company708100
12Perennial AbraxasPerennial Artisan Ales558100
13Perennial Vanilla AbraxasPerennial Artisan Ales77100
14Stone Enjoy By IPAStone Brewing1682100
15Perennial SumpPerennial Artisan Ales369100
16Evil Twin Aún Más a JesúsEvil Twin Brewing304100
17Epic Big Bad Baptist - Quadruple BarrelEpic Brewing Company (UT/CO)87100
18Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath Brewing Company261100
19Evil Twin Aún Más Café JesúsEvil Twin Brewing284100
20AleSmith Speedway Stout - HammerheadAleSmith Brewing Company252100
21Three Floyds Alpha KingThree Floyds Brewing Company2297100
22Oskar Blues Ten FIDY - Barrel Aged JavaOskar Blues Brewery (CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective)57100
23Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company372100
24WeldWerks Juicy BitsWeldWerks Brewing Company9099
25Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company138799


1Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company1103100
2Barley Johns The Dark Knight (Returns)Barley Johns Brew Pub389100
3Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company708100
4Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company243100
5Surly Barrel Aged Darkness (2016 - )Surly Brewing Company20100
6Town Hall Czar Jack Imperial StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery264100
7Town Hall Russian RouletteMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery52100
8Barley Johns Rosies AleBarley Johns Brew Pub30100
9Surly / Amager Todd - The Axe Man (Surly Version)Surly Brewing Company372100
10Surly FourSurly Brewing Company187100
11Steel Toe Before the DawnSteel Toe Brewing Company6799
12Surly FuriousSurly Brewing Company138799
13Town Hall Masala Mama IPAMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery48499
14Dangerous Man Peanut Butter PorterDangerous Man Brewing Company4999
15Forager NillerzzzzzForager Brewing Company1199
16Lift Bridge Silhouette Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial StoutLift Bridge Brewing Company4799
17Town Hall Wee HeavyMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8999
18Bent Paddle Double Shot Double BlackBent Paddle Brewing Co.4599
19Town Hall Twisted TraceMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3999
20Fitgers Edmund Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel)Fitgers Brewhouse11799
21Town Hall Coconut Milk StoutMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery8099
22Indeed D.I.D.D.C.W.Q.M.SIndeed Brewing Company1299
23Summit Unchained 23 - Dark InfusionSummit Brewing Company2799
24Schell Noble Star - Starkeller PeachAugust Schell Brewing Company5099
25Town Hall Ol Jack FrostMinneapolis Town Hall Brewery3899

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Beehive Offsale Liquor
Bemidji (218) 218 333-3767
Northern Brewer Homebrew Supply
Saint Paul (800) 800 681-2739
Heritage Liquor
Maplewood (651) 651 777-7455
Forager Brewing Company
Rochester () 507 273-6881
The Boulder Tap House
Mankato () 507 344-1643