The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in England

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for England. 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.

1Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)1429100
2Trappistes Rochefort 10Abbaye Notre-Dame de Saint-Rémy - Brasserie Rochefort5060100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)2995100
4Westvleteren 12 XIIAbdij St. Sixtus - Westvleteren3617100
5AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company3092100
6Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2928100
7Westvleteren 8 ExtraAbdij St. Sixtus - Westvleteren2177100
8Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1286100
93 Fonteinen Framboos (Framboise)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen484100
103 Fonteinen HommageBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen717100
113 Fonteinen Oude Geuze (Cuvée Armand & Gaston)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen552100
12Omnipollo Aon Pecan MudcakeOmnipollo886100
13Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)3585100
14Lervig / Hoppin' Frog Sippin' Into Darkness Barrel AgedLERVIG190100
15AleSmith Speedway Stout - HawaiianAleSmith Brewing Company446100
16Baladin Xyauyù KentuckyLe Baladin92100
17St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4468100
18Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath Brewing Company397100
19Lervig Barley Wine 2017 BA BourbonLERVIG201100
20Hoppin' Frog Barrel Aged BORIS The CrusherHoppin' Frog Brewery1049100
21North Coast Old Rasputin (Bourbon Barrel)North Coast Brewing Company1181100
22Avery Uncle Jacob's StoutAvery Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)613100
233 Fonteinen Speling van het Lot VII.iii: Braam + Hommage - Blended & AliveBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen36100
24Buxton / Omnipollo Yellow Belly SundaeBuxton Brewery365100
25Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing1103100


1Buxton / Omnipollo Yellow Belly SundaeBuxton Brewery365100
2Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Dessert EditionMagic Rock Brewing (Lion Co. - Kirin Holdings)198100
3Siren Maiden 2017Siren Craft Brew53100
4Buxton Single Barrel Rain Shadow (Bourbon)Buxton Brewery157100
5Cloudwater DDH IPA Citra Cloudwater Brew Co54100
6Cloudwater NW DIPA EkuanotCloudwater Brew Co95100
7Thornbridge Hall BraciaThornbridge Brewery573100
8Beavertown / Three Floyds Tempus Project - Heavy LordBeavertown Brewery83100
9Wild Beer B.A.B.SWild Beer42100
10Beavertown / Three Floyds Tempus Project - Heavy Lord CoffeeBeavertown Brewery23100
11Cloudwater / The Veil ChubblesCloudwater Brew Co151100
12Buxton Rain Shadow 11.8% ABVBuxton Brewery271100
13The Kernel India Pale Ale Double CitraThe Kernel Brewery117100
14Cloudwater Imperial Stout Pedro Ximenez BA Cloudwater Brew Co36100
15Cloudwater NE DIPA MosaicCloudwater Brew Co60100
16Magic Rock Bearded Lady Hazelnut Dessert Edition Bourbon BarrelMagic Rock Brewing (Lion Co. - Kirin Holdings)47100
17Verdant PuttyVerdant Brewing Co83100
18Magic Rock Bearded Lady Dessert Edition: Salted Caramel Bourbon BAMagic Rock Brewing (Lion Co. - Kirin Holdings)22100
19Siren Bourbon Turkish (Project Barista - 2019) Siren Craft Brew47100
20Beavertown / Boneyard Bloody NotoriousBeavertown Brewery115100
21Beavertown / Cloudwater Do Not Open Until 1985Beavertown Brewery76100
22Cloudwater DIPA (S•S19)Cloudwater Brew Co86100
23Arbor / Moor Double Dark AllianceArbor Ales90100
24The Kernel Imperial Brown Stout London 1856The Kernel Brewery618100
25Buxton Kentucky WoodsBuxton Brewery66100

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Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
Leicester Beer Festival 2020
Leicester 2/26/2020
Emley Real Ale Festival 2020
Emley 4/10/2020
Cotteridge Wines Convention VI
Birmingham, Cotteridge 6/6/2020

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Cotteridge Wines
Birmingham, Cotteridge () 0121 458 2839
Coracle Micropub
Ironbridge () 01952 432664
Huddersfield () 01484 430113
Simply Local
Burntwood () 01543 686361
Deya Brewing Company Taproom
Cheltenham () 01242 269189