The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in California, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for California, USA. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.

 


TOP BEER AVAILABLE IN CALIFORNIA, USA

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.

BrewerCountScore
1Trappistes Rochefort 10Abbaye Notre-Dame de Saint-Rémy - Brasserie Rochefort5131100
2Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2951100
3Russian River Pliny the ElderRussian River Brewing Company2788100
4Russian River Pliny the YoungerRussian River Brewing Company757100
5Lost Abbey Yellow BusPort Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey116100
6Superstition Straw Berry WhiteSuperstition Meadery95100
7The Alchemist Heady TopperThe Alchemist1621100
8Russian River SupplicationRussian River Brewing Company1525100
9Lost Abbey Cable CarPort Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey452100
10Russian River ConsecrationRussian River Brewing Company1322100
11Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales (Krebs Brewing)1309100
12Prairie Pirate Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales (Krebs Brewing)544100
13Bottle Logic Fundamental ObservationBottle Logic Brewing239100
14Russian River Beatification (Batch 002 +)Russian River Brewing Company705100
15Lost Abbey Duck Duck Gooze Port Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey532100
16Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath Brewing Co.486100
17Prairie Bourbon ParadisePrairie Artisan Ales (Krebs Brewing)134100
18Fremont B-Bomb - CoconutFremont Brewing Company105100
193 Fonteinen Speling van het Lot VIII.ii: Schaarbeekse On A Toast (Medium) - Blended & AliveBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen25100
20Rodenbach AlexanderBrouwerij Rodenbach (Swinkels Family Brewers)1055100
21Russian River TemptationRussian River Brewing Company1186100
22Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company2801100
23Perennial AbraxasPerennial Artisan Ales593100
24Bottle Logic Red Eye NovemberBottle Logic Brewing71100
25Modern Times Modem Tones - Bourbon Barrel with VanillaModern Times Beer45100


TOP BEER FROM CALIFORNIA, USA

BrewerCountScore
1Modern Times Monster TonesModern Times Beer49100
2Russian River Pliny the ElderRussian River Brewing Company2788100
3Russian River Pliny the YoungerRussian River Brewing Company757100
4Lost Abbey Yellow BusPort Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey116100
5AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company3116100
6AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedAleSmith Brewing Company914100
7AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company203100
8AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer's Blend: Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company45100
9AleSmith Speedway Stout - HawaiianAleSmith Brewing Company453100
10AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese CoffeeAleSmith Brewing Company590100
11AleSmith Speedway Stout - Rye Barrel Aged: VietnameseAleSmith Brewing Company92100
12Firestone Walker ParabolaFirestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)1244100
13Hangar 24 Barrel Roll: Pugachev RoyaleHangar 24 Craft Brewing59100
14Lost Abbey Cable CarPort Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey452100
15Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon BarrelPort Brewing Company / The Lost Abbey1011100
16Bottle Logic Fundamental ObservationBottle Logic Brewing239100
17Bottle Logic Number CrunchBottle Logic Brewing44100
18Russian River ConsecrationRussian River Brewing Company1322100
19Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing3157100
20Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon BarrelStone Brewing503100
21Russian River SupplicationRussian River Brewing Company1525100
22Russian River Beatification (Batch 002 +)Russian River Brewing Company705100
23Taps Remy's PappyTaps Brewery & Barrel Room74100
24North Coast Old Rasputin (Bourbon Barrel)North Coast Brewing Company1189100
25Bottle Logic Fundamental ForcesBottle Logic Brewing52100


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WHERE TO GET BEER IN CALIFORNIA, USA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Woodhouse Blending and Brewing
Santa Cruz () null
El Cerrito Market & Liquor
Corona (951) 951 272-1646
SideDoor
Corona Del Mar (949) 949 717-4322
Spike’s Bottle Shop
Chico () 530 893-8410
Capitol Hop Shop
Sacramento () (916) 922-1745