Best Beers Of England


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in England as they appear in the ranks at RateBeer.com. Beer scores are weighted means so that more ratings for a beer increase the score's tendency to the beer's actual mean.

Include Retired

NameAvg#Style
1Old Chimneys Good King Henry Special Reserve 4.19457Imperial Stout
2Cloudwater NW DIPA Citra 4.14140Imperial IPA
3Buxton / Omnipollo Yellow Belly Sundae 4.10329Imperial Stout
4Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Dessert Edition 4.10181Imperial Stout
5Buxton Single Barrel Rain Shadow (Bourbon) 4.07140Imperial Stout
6Cloudwater NW DIPA Citra Amarillo 4.0660Imperial IPA
7Thornbridge Hall Bracia 4.04560Traditional Ale
8Cloudwater NW DIPA Ekuanot 4.0393Imperial IPA
9Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Hazelnut Dessert Edition  4.0331Imperial Stout
10Cloudwater DDH IPA Citra  4.0245India Pale Ale (IPA)
11Beavertown / Three Floyds Tempus Project Heavy Lord Coffee 4.0123Imperial Stout
12Cloudwater / Other Half Tremendous Ideas 4.0154Imperial IPA
13Buxton Rain Shadow 11.8% ABV 4.00259Imperial Stout
14The Kernel India Pale Ale Double Citra 3.99117Imperial IPA
15Cloudwater NE DIPA Mosaic 3.9960Imperial IPA
16Verdant Putty 3.9947Imperial IPA
17Cloudwater Imperial Stout Pedro Ximenez BA  3.9836Imperial Stout
18Cloudwater / The Veil Chubbles 3.98121Imperial IPA
19Beavertown / Three Floyds Tempus Project Heavy Lord 3.9869Imperial Stout
20Beavertown / Boneyard Bloody Notorious 3.98115Imperial IPA
21Arbor / Moor Double Dark Alliance 3.9889Imperial Stout
22Buxton The Living End (Bourbon Cask) 3.98217Imperial Stout
23Magic Rock Bearded Lady Dessert Edition: Salted Caramel Bourbon BA 3.9822Imperial Stout
24The Kernel Imperial Brown Stout London 1856 3.97570Imperial Stout
25Beavertown / Cloudwater Do Not Open Until 1985 3.9774Imperial IPA
26Fuller's Imperial Stout (10.7%) 3.97462Imperial Stout
27Beavertown / Prairie Artisanal Ales / Caravan Coffee Barrel Aged 'Spresso 3.9758Imperial Stout
28Old Chimneys Good King Henry  3.96184Imperial Stout
29Cloudwater NE DIPA Simcoe Citra BBC 3.9653Imperial IPA
30Magic Rock / YCH Hops Grower Owned 3.9648India Pale Ale (IPA)
31Cloudwater NW DIPA Galaxy 3.96104Imperial IPA
32Thornbridge Hall Courage Russian Imperial Stout 3.95119Imperial Stout
33Crouch Vale Brewers Gold Extra 3.9557Golden Ale/Blond Ale
34Cloudwater DDH IPA Chinook Citra [Spring Summer 2017] 3.9548India Pale Ale (IPA)
35Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Dessert Edition: Coconut 3.9541Imperial Stout
36Buxton The Living End (Arran BA) 3.9554Imperial Stout
37The Kernel Export Stout London 1890 3.95585Foreign Stout
38Northern Monk / Other Half / Equilibrium Patrons Project 13.01 Infinity Vortex 3.9577India Pale Ale (IPA)
39Magic Rock Neo-Human Cannonball 3.9453Imperial IPA
40Beavertown / Lervig M.A.D. 3.9435Imperial IPA
41Buxton / Stillwater Subluminal 3.94169Imperial Stout
42Magic Rock / Other Half Half Cut 3.9479Imperial IPA
43Magic Rock Bearded Lady Bourbon BA 3.94169Imperial Stout
44Beavertown Tempus Project Barrel Aged SPRESSO 3.9351Imperial Stout
45Siren Bourbon Milkshake 3.93100Imperial Stout
46Fuller's London Porter (Bottle/Keg) 3.933008Porter
47Siren / Cigar City Caribbean Chocolate Cake (Barrel Aged) 3.9391Foreign Stout
48Buxton Extra Porter 3.92229Porter
49Magic Rock Un-Human Cannonball 3.92248Imperial IPA
50Buxton Rain Shadow 2016 3.92101Imperial Stout