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 4.19456Imperial Stout
2Cloudwater NW DIPA Citra 4.14139Imperial IPA
3Buxton / Omnipollo Yellow Belly Sundae 4.10324Imperial Stout
4Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Dessert Edition 4.10180Imperial Stout
5Buxton Single Barrel Rain Shadow (Bourbon) 4.07140Imperial Stout
6Cloudwater NW DIPA Citra Amarillo 4.0660Imperial IPA
7Thornbridge Hall Bracia 4.04559Traditional Ale
8Cloudwater NW DIPA Ekuanot 4.0393Imperial IPA
9Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Hazelnut Dessert Edition  4.0331Imperial Stout
10Cloudwater DDH IPA Citra  4.0344India 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
14Cloudwater / The Veil Chubbles 4.00115Imperial IPA
15The Kernel India Pale Ale Double Citra 3.99117Imperial IPA
16Cloudwater NE DIPA Mosaic 3.9960Imperial IPA
17Magic Rock Bearded Lady Dessert Edition: Salted Caramel Bourbon BA 3.9920Imperial Stout
18Verdant Putty 3.9947Imperial IPA
19Cloudwater Imperial Stout Pedro Ximenez BA  3.9836Imperial 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
23The Kernel Imperial Brown Stout London 1856 3.97566Imperial Stout
24Beavertown / Cloudwater Do Not Open Until 1985 3.9773Imperial IPA
25Beavertown / Prairie Artisanal Ales / Caravan Coffee Barrel Aged 'Spresso 3.9758Imperial Stout
26Fuller's Imperial Stout (10.7%) 3.97456Imperial Stout
27Old Chimneys Good King Henry  3.96183Imperial Stout
28Cloudwater NE DIPA Simcoe Citra BBC 3.9653Imperial IPA
29Magic Rock / YCH Hops Grower Owned 3.9648India Pale Ale (IPA)
30Cloudwater NW DIPA Galaxy 3.96104Imperial IPA
31Thornbridge Hall Courage Russian Imperial Stout 3.95119Imperial Stout
32Crouch Vale Brewers Gold Extra 3.9557Golden Ale/Blond Ale
33Cloudwater DDH IPA Chinook Citra [Spring Summer 2017] 3.9548India Pale Ale (IPA)
34Beavertown / Three Floyds Tempus Project Heavy Lord 3.9562Imperial Stout
35Buxton The Living End (Arran BA) 3.9553Imperial Stout
36Magic Rock Bourbon Barrel Bearded Lady Dessert Edition: Coconut 3.9541Imperial Stout
37The Kernel Export Stout London 1890 3.95580Foreign Stout
38Buxton / Stillwater Subluminal 3.94167Imperial Stout
39Beavertown / Lervig M.A.D. 3.9435Imperial IPA
40Magic Rock / Other Half Half Cut 3.9479Imperial IPA
41Northern Monk / Other Half / Equilibrium Patrons Project 13.01 Infinity Vortex 3.9466India Pale Ale (IPA)
42Magic Rock Bearded Lady Bourbon BA 3.94168Imperial Stout
43Beavertown Tempus Project Barrel Aged SPRESSO 3.9351Imperial Stout
44Fuller's London Porter (Bottle/Keg) 3.933002Porter
45Siren / Cigar City Caribbean Chocolate Cake (Barrel Aged) 3.9391Foreign Stout
46Magic Rock Un-Human Cannonball 3.93229Imperial IPA
47Siren Bourbon Milkshake 3.9298Imperial Stout
48Buxton Extra Porter 3.92227Porter
49Buxton Rain Shadow 2016 3.92101Imperial Stout
50Wild Beer Wildebeest 3.92261Imperial Stout