The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in British Columbia, Canada

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

1Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery1710100
2Hair of the Dog MattHair of the Dog Brewing Company520100
3Dieu du Ciel! Péché Mortel (Bourbon)Brasserie Dieu du Ciel!436100
4Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller2583100
5AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch AleAleSmith Brewing Company1496100
6Tempest All The Leaves Are Brown Bourbon BarrelTempest Brewing Co.140100
7Toppling Goliath Pseudo SueToppling Goliath Brewing Co.958100
8Rodenbach VintageBrouwerij Rodenbach (Swinkels Family Brewers)1136100
9Oud Beersel Oude Geuze Barrel Selection Oude PijpenBrouwerij Oud Beersel15999
10Mikkeller Beer Geek Vanilla Maple Cocoa Mikkeller14599
11Nickel Brook Kentucky BastardNickel Brook Brewing Co.19299
12Tempest MexicakeTempest Brewing Co.33899
13Toppling Goliath Fire, Skulls, & MoneyToppling Goliath Brewing Co.20499
14Tempest Mexicake - Bourbon BarrelTempest Brewing Co.11699
15Dieu du Ciel! / The Alchemist MoralitéBrasserie Dieu du Ciel!56299
16Toppling Goliath Pompeii IPAToppling Goliath Brewing Co.46499
17Sori Anniversary Barley WineSori Brewing13299
18Cascade Bourbonic PlagueCascade Brewing32699
19Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier UrbockHeller-Bräu Trum182599
20Kees Caramel Fudge Stout (Pedro Ximenez Edition)Brouwerij Kees4299
21Modern Times City of the DeadModern Times Beer35599
22Verzet Kameradski BalsamicoBrouwerij 't Verzet13299
23Dieu du Ciel! Péché Mortel - Café SidamaBrasserie Dieu du Ciel!2399
24Toppling Goliath ZeeLanderToppling Goliath Brewing Co.25099
25Great Notion Ripe IPAGreat Notion Brewing7199


1Four Winds NectarousFour Winds Brewing Co.12699
2Driftwood Sartori Harvest IPADriftwood Brewery6999
3Backcountry Keep the Change Ya Filthy Animal BABackcountry Brewing (Canada)1699
4Driftwood Raised by Wolves IPADriftwood Brewery6398
5Four Winds JuxtaposeFour Winds Brewing Co.10198
6Driftwood Fat Tug IPADriftwood Brewery36498
7Parallel 49 1-8-7 on a Mother F***in' HopParallel 49 Brewing Company3598
8Four Winds Pomona - NectarinesFour Winds Brewing Co.3598
9Driftwood Singularity Russian Imperial StoutDriftwood Brewery10798
10Four Winds VexillumFour Winds Brewing Co.4398
11Driftwood Naughty Hildegard ESBDriftwood Brewery8398
12Lighthouse Belgian BlackLighthouse Brewing Co. (Canada)2997
13Steamworks Flagship IPASteamworks Brewing Co. (Canada)12697
14Persephone Double IPAPersephone Brewing Company2797
15Superflux Colour & ShapeSuperflux Beer Company5997
16Central City Red Racer IPACentral City Brewers + Distillers59697
17Howe Sound Woolly BuggerHowe Sound Brewing13797
18Four Winds OperisFour Winds Brewing Co.4597
19Parallel 49 Russian Imperial Stout - Barrel AgedParallel 49 Brewing Company6297
20Central City Thor's Hammer Barley Wine - Bourbon Barrel AgedCentral City Brewers + Distillers8096
21Four Winds PhaedraFour Winds Brewing Co.4096
22Category 12 Disruption Black IPACategory 12 Brewing5496
23Central City Thor's HammerCentral City Brewers + Distillers11096
24Sea Cider Rumrunner (2009+ Newfoundland Screech Rum)Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse8696
25Driftwood Twenty Pounder Double IPADriftwood Brewery6796

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Alibi Room
Vancouver (604) 604-623-3383
Craft Bierhaus
Revelstoke () 281-745-7989
Four Winds Brewing Co.
Delta () (604) 940-9949
The Drake Eatery
Victoria () (250) 555-1234
Studio Brewing
Burnaby ()