Best Beers Of North Korea


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in North Korea 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.

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NameAvg#Style
1Koryo Hotel Yellow Beer 2.993Weissbier - Hefeweizen
2Mansudae Restaurant Beer 1 (Wheat) 2.981Weissbier - Hefeweizen
3Rakwon 12 2.933Weissbier - Hefeweizen
4Yanggakdo Hotel Draught Beer 2.907Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
5Thaesong Restaurant Beer 2.891Zwickelbier/Kellerbier/Landbier
6Haean Beer 2.851Pilsener - Czech / Svetlý
7Koryo Hotel Black Beer 2.843Schwarzbier / Black Lager
8Paradise Beer Bar Yellow 2.831Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
9Ryongaksan 12° 2.831Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
10Ryongsong Huk-maekju 15° 2.811Schwarzbier / Black Lager
11Rakbaek Dark Beer  2.811Dark Lager - Dunkel / Tmavý
12Mansudae Restaurant Black Beer 2.792Schwarzbier / Black Lager
13Taedonggang 6  2.783Dark Lager - Dunkel / Tmavý
14Unjong Black Beer 흑맥주 2.762Dark Lager - Dunkel / Tmavý
15Ryongsong Draught Beer 10° 2.751Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
16Pyongyang Gold Lane Beer 2.722Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
17Unjong Yellow Beer 황맥주 2.722Weissbier - Hefeweizen
18Rakwon Black Beer 12° 2.701Dark Lager - Dunkel / Tmavý
19Taedonggang Fermented Apple Cider  2.681Apple Cider
20Ryongsong Huk-maekju 12° 2.672Schwarzbier / Black Lager
21Kyonghung Draught Beer 경승생맥주  2.632Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
22Taedonggang Wheat 2.621Weissbier - Hefeweizen
23Mansudae Restaurant Beer 2 (Barley) 2.622Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
24Taedonggang 7 2.603Dark Lager - Dunkel / Tmavý
25Rakbaek Black Beer 2.601Schwarzbier / Black Lager
26Rakwon Jebi Draft Beer 2.581Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
27Taedonggang 4  2.562Specialty Grain - Other
28Kyonghung Unhasu Beer 11° 2.551Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
29Ryongsong Beer 12° 2.551Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
30Taedonggang 3 2.532Specialty Grain - Other
31Pyongyang Huk-maekju  2.515Dark Lager - Dunkel / Tmavý
32Rakrang Ryomyong Haesal Saengmaekju 2.491Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
33Rakwon Kumgang Beer 락원 금강맥주  2.464Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
34Ponghak Beer 12° 2.3926Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
35Taedonggang 1  2.3726Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
36Taedonggang 2 Black Label 2.3313Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
37Ryongsong Beer 12° 4.5% 2.3118Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
38Ryongsong Beer 15° 2.282Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
39Ryongsong Beer 10° 2.264Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
40Taeha Draught Beer 11P 2.259Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
41Taedonggang 2 Gold Label 2.2431Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
42Ponghak Beer 11° 2.2311Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
43Pyongyang Maekju 11° 2.233Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
44Taedonggang 2 (Export version) 2.2114Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
45Kyonghung Maekju 11P 2.1615Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
46KITC Mangyŏngdae 2.119Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
47Pyongyang Maekju 12° 2.083Pale Lager - North Am. / Light
48Taedonggang 5 2.0514Specialty Grain - Other
49Ryongsong Ssalmaekju 2.048Specialty Grain - Other