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The Best Californian Beers
Rank  Name Score Rate Count Style
1Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35769Imperial IPA
2AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33858Imperial Stout
3AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292952Imperial Stout
4AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged: Vietnamese Coffee 4.29160Imperial Stout
5AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged: Kopi Luwak 4.27212Imperial Stout
6Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272867Imperial IPA
7Lost Abbey Yellow Bus  4.26111Sour/Wild Ale
8Lost Abbey Isabelle Proximus 4.25484Lambic Style - Gueuze
9Lost Abbey Veritas 004 4.24186Sour/Wild Ale
10Firestone Walker Parabola 4.221117Imperial Stout
11AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.21507Imperial Stout
12Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21442Imperial Stout
13AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.230Imperial Stout
14AleSmith Speedway Stout - Kopi Luwak 4.19277Imperial Stout
15Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183226Imperial Stout
16Firestone Walker 20 (XX Twentieth Anniversary Ale) 4.1869American Strong Ale
17Russian River Deviation (Bottleworks IX) 4.17265Sour/Wild Ale
18Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17436Sour/Wild Ale
19Lost Abbey Veritas 006 4.17116Sour/Wild Ale
20AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend: Vietnamese Coffee 4.1745Imperial Stout
21AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.16306Imperial Stout
22North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Brandy Barrel) 4.16386Old Ale
23Russian River Supplication 4.161481Sour Red/Brown
24Alpine Beer Company Keene Idea 4.1554Imperial IPA
25Russian River Beatification (Batch 001) 4.15225Sour/Wild Ale
26Lost Abbey The Angels Share - Bourbon Barrel 4.15995Barley Wine
27Russian River Consecration 4.141294Sour Red/Brown
28Bottle Logic Fundamental Observation 4.1478Imperial Stout
29Hangar 24 Barrel Roll: Pugachev Royale 4.1344Imperial Stout
30AleSmith Old Numbskull - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.13669Barley Wine
31Russian River Framboise for a Cure (2010) 4.1374Sour/Wild Ale
32Russian River Toronado 20th Anniversary  4.12240Sour Red/Brown
33Firestone Walker 18 (XVIII Eighteenth Anniversary Ale)  4.12241American Strong Ale
34AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch Ale - Bourbon Barrel 4.12527Scotch Ale
35Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #10 (Bat out of Hell) 4.12378Imperial Stout
36AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vanilla & Coconut 4.1280Imperial Stout
37North Coast Old Rasputin (Bourbon Barrel) 4.121137Imperial Stout
38Lost Abbey Box Set: Track #6 (Highway to Hell) 4.1282American Strong Ale
39Russian River Beatification (Batch 002 +) 4.12676Sour/Wild Ale
40FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 20 Year Barrel 4.12249Imperial Stout
41Lost Abbey Cable Car Kriek (2011) 4.1146Sour/Wild Ale
42Odonata Rorie’s Ale Batch 001 4.1173Abt/Quadrupel
43Lost Abbey Duck Duck Gooze  4.11495Sour/Wild Ale
44FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Pappy Van Winkle 23 Year Barrel 4.11101Imperial Stout
45Port Brewing Older Viscosity 4.111158American Strong Ale
46Pizza Port Frank Double IPA 4.1196Imperial IPA
47Firestone Walker Rye Double DBA 4.128Barley Wine
48North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout 4.14233Imperial Stout
49Taps Remy’s Pappy 4.0968Imperial Stout
50Lost Abbey Deliverance 4.09762American Strong Ale
51Firestone Walker Sucaba 4.09895Barley Wine
52Lost Abbey The Angels Share Grand Cru 4.09245Barley Wine
53Alpine Beer Company Exponential Hoppiness 4.09443Imperial IPA
54AleSmith Reforged XX 4.09129American Strong Ale
55Lost Abbey Veritas 007 4.08164Sour/Wild Ale
56Russian River Temptation 4.081151Sour/Wild Ale
57Kern River Citra Double IPA 4.08207Imperial IPA
58AleSmith IPA 4.082370India Pale Ale (IPA)
59The Bruery Black Tuesday Imperial Stout 4.07720Imperial Stout
60Sudwerk Fünke Hop Farm 4.0746Sour/Wild Ale
61Lost Abbey Veritas 003 4.07195Belgian Strong Ale
62Oggis Hop Whompus 4.0766American Strong Ale
63Firestone Walker 19 (XIX Nineteenth Anniversary Ale) 4.07116American Strong Ale
64AleSmith Speedway Stout - Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee 4.07135Imperial Stout
65Sante Adairius Westly 4.0797Sour/Wild Ale
66AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend 4.0727Imperial Stout
67Firestone Walker 17 (XVII Seventeenth Anniversary Ale) 4.07288American Strong Ale
68Stone Enjoy By IPA 4.061713Imperial IPA
69AleSmith Decadence 2007 - Barrel Aged  4.06197Imperial Porter
70AleSmith Double IPA 4.061428Imperial IPA
71Lost Abbey Framboise de Amorosa 4.06634Sour/Wild Ale
72Russian River Framboise for a Cure (2013-) 4.06139Sour/Wild Ale
73Firestone Walker Parabajava 4.06141Imperial Stout
74Lost Abbey Cuvee de Tomme 4.061113Sour Red/Brown
75Firestone Walker 13 4.06361American Strong Ale
76Ballast Point Victory at Sea  4.061522Imperial Porter
77FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Coffee / Java Coffee 4.05224Imperial Stout
78North Coast Old Stock Cellar Reserve (Bourbon Barrel) 4.05523Old Ale
79Russian River Toronado 25th Anniversary 4.05179Sour Red/Brown
80AleSmith Decadence 2005 - Barrel Aged  4.05231Old Ale
81FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Brewmaster’s Grand Cru Blend (2015) 4.0542Imperial Stout
82FiftyFifty Imperial Eclipse Stout - Elijah Craig 12 Year Barrel 4.05387Imperial Stout
83Lost Abbey Serpents Stout 4.051206Imperial Stout
84Sante Adairius Saison Bernice 4.05233Saison
85AleSmith Wee Heavy Scotch Ale 4.051447Scotch Ale
86Firestone Walker Double Jack IPA 4.051735Imperial IPA
87Firestone Walker 16 (XVI Sixteenth Anniversary Ale) 4.04384American Strong Ale
88Firestone Walker 12 4.04301American Strong Ale
89Sante Adairius West Ashley 4.04214Sour/Wild Ale
90AleSmith Decadence 2006 4.04360American Strong Ale
91Hangar 24 Barrel Roll No. 03: Pugachev’s Cobra - Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout 4.04262Imperial Stout
92Abnormal / 3 Sons M3 4.0430Imperial Stout
93Lost Abbey Veritas 010 4.0498Sour/Wild Ale
94AleSmith Speedway Stout - Boxcar 4.0435Imperial Stout
95Firestone Walker 15 (XV) 4.04410American Strong Ale
96AleSmith Speedway Stout - Double Hammerhead 4.0451Imperial Stout
97Churchill’s Finest Hour 4.04162Imperial Stout
98Valley Brew Decadence 12 Cuvee Speciale 4.0473Abt/Quadrupel
99Sante Adairius Stenciled Pages 4.0427Saison
100Valley Brew Uberhoppy Imperial IPA 4.04326Imperial IPA


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