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Best Of The Beasts

The world's biggest breweries, all multinational corporations who spill more in a month than most craft brewers produce annually, slug it out for the top of the heap.

  score count style
1AC Golden Hidden Barrel Apricot 3.8247  Sour/Wild Ale
2AC Golden Troy’s Blend (Colorambic) 3.7813  Sour/Wild Ale
3Wiibroe Porter Imperial Stout 3.77337  Baltic Porter
4Ballantine Burton Ale 3.7243  Barley Wine
5AC Golden Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout 3.6640  Imperial Stout
6Guinness Special Export (Belgian version) 3.66719  Foreign Stout
7Guinness Foreign Extra Stout  3.641297  Foreign Stout
8AC Golden Hidden Barrel Peche 3.6245  Sour/Wild Ale
9Guinness The 1798 3.6124  Imperial Stout
10AC Golden Framboise Noir 3.6045  Sour/Wild Ale
11AC Golden Kriek 3.5628  Lambic Style - Fruit
12Carlsberg Julebock 3.545  Dunkler Bock
13Ballantine India Pale Ale 3.53159  India Pale Ale (IPA)
14AC Golden Checkpoint Charlie Berliner Weisse 3.5221  Berliner Weisse
15Small Town Not Your Father’s Root Beer (19.5%) 3.5015  Spice/Herb/Vegetable
16Carlsberg Imperial Stout/Gl. Carlsberg Porter 3.50347  Baltic Porter
17Carlsberg Semper Ardens Christmas Ale 3.48194  Belgian Strong Ale
18AC Golden Gooseberry Colorambic 3.476  Lambic Style - Fruit
19Guinness West Indies Porter 3.44450  Porter
20Small Town Not Your Father’s Root Beer (10.7%) 3.43104  Spice/Herb/Vegetable
21Guinness Extra Stout 3.4310  Stout
22Guinness Draught  3.395270  Dry Stout
23AC Golden 4 Lovers 3.395  Sour/Wild Ale
24Guinness Foreign Extra Stout (Jamaica/Kenya/Tanzania) 3.38112  Foreign Stout
25AC Golden Dark Kriek 3.3716  Sour/Wild Ale
26Carlsberg Semper Ardens Criollo Stout 3.37130  Sweet Stout
27Guinness Milk Stout 3.3627  Sweet Stout
28Carlsberg Avartia Stout 3.3432  Stout
29AC Golden American Wild Ale 3.327  Sour/Wild Ale
30AC Golden Crafty Crimson 3.315  Sour/Wild Ale
31AC Golden Hidden Barrel Blackberry  3.317  Sour/Wild Ale
32Heileman’s Old Style Oktoberfest  3.3014  Oktoberfest/Märzen
33Guinness The 1759 3.2942  English Strong Ale
34AC Golden Forgotten Fortunes 3.285  Sour/Wild Ale
35Carlsberg Semper Ardens Winter Rye 3.27100  Specialty Grain
36AC Golden Framboise 3.266  Fruit Beer
37AC Golden Plum Sour 3.265  Sour/Wild Ale
38AC Golden Hidden Barrel IPL 3.2516  India Style Lager
39AC Golden Colorado Native IPL 3.2316  India Style Lager
40Carlsberg Semper Ardens Bock 3.2272  Dunkler Bock
41Tuborg Porter Double Stout 3.2218  Baltic Porter
42Small Town Not Your Fathers Root Beer (5.9%) 3.21479  Spice/Herb/Vegetable
43AC Golden De La Vigne 3.209  Sour/Wild Ale
44Carlsberg Semper Ardens Mathilde 3.1923  Sweet Stout
45Carlsberg Påskebryg 1847 3.1818  Doppelbock
46Rainier Pale Mountain Ale  3.1814  American Pale Ale
47Guinness Original 4.2% (Ireland/UK) 3.18499  Stout
48Guinness Extra Stout 5.0% (Continental Europe) 3.17542  Dry Stout
49Strohs Dark Beer 3.1713  Dunkel/Tmavý
50Rainier / Reuben’s r & R Pils 3.165  Pilsener