Best Beers Of South Africa


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in South Africa 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
1Woodstock Mr Brownstone 3.708Brown Ale
2Dog and Fig Stewige Stout 3.644Stout - Sweet
3Devil's Peak King's Blockhouse IPA 3.6286IPA
4Devil's Peak / Mikkeller Capenhagen 3.5920IPA
5Devil's Peak Vannie Hout 3.5816Saison
6Devil's Peak Grapefruit Express 3.5811IPA
7Aegir Project Giant IPA 3.5613IPA
8Devil's Peak Juicy Lucy 3.568IPA
9Darling Brew Long Claw 3.549Saison
10Jack Black Fresh Hop IPA 3.517IPA
11Aegir Project The Brewers Project New England IPA Version 2.0 3.513IPA
12Anvil Mjolnir 3.513IPA
13Mad Giant Urban Legend 3.496IPA
14CBC Cape of Good Hops 3.4836IPA - Imperial / Double
15Atlantic Storm Black Tempest Coffee Milk Stout 3.485Spice / Herb / Vegetable
16Dog and Fig Alternatiewe Alt 3.474Altbier
17Agar's Warrior IIPA 3.474IPA - Imperial / Double
18Devil's Peak Change of Season Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout  3.4623Stout - Imperial
19Devil's Peak Cut and Run 3.4621Pale Ale - American
20Aegir Project A Wee Heavy 3.458Scottish Ale
21Devil's Peak Gesha Coffee Stout 3.4423Stout
22Shields Funk Machine 3.444IPA
23KBC The Jackal 3.444IPA
24Devil's Peak Vin de Saison 3.4410Saison
25Mountain Brewing Madala's Gold 3.445Belgian Ale
26Devil's Peak African Queen New England IPA 3.448IPA
27Drifter Ocean Aged Tripel 3.434Belgian Strong Ale
28Devil's Peak / Fierce Beer Dark is the Night 3.435IPA - Black / Dark
29Devil's Peak / Mikkeller African Beauty 3.4210IPA
30Hazeldean Premium Pilsner 3.422Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
31Agar's Wild Berry 3.423Fruit Beer
32Devil's Peak Milking It 3.423Stout - Imperial
33Devil's Peak Stoned Immaculate Barrel Aged Apricot Pale Ale 3.4118Sour / Wild Ale
34Mountain Brewing Fynbos Ale 3.402Spice / Herb / Vegetable
35Dog and Fig Baldadige Buchu 3.404Spice / Herb / Vegetable
36Aegir RUS Imperial Stout 3.404Stout - Imperial
37Anvil White Anvil 3.405Witbier
38Citizen Diplomat Czech Pils 3.406Czech Pilsner (Světlý)
39The 400 Harambe Gorilla Ale 3.407IPA - Black / Dark
40Red Sky Vampire 3.408Porter
41Keghouse Jolly Pumpkin Ale 3.393Spice / Herb / Vegetable
42Devil's Peak Dead Reckoning 3.3815IPA - Hazy / New England
43Devil's Peak / Fierce Beer Imperial Café Racer 3.385Porter - Imperial / Double
44CBC Harvest Lager 3.385Oktoberfest / Märzen
45Devil's Peak Toe The Line 3.3814IPA
46Copperlake Robust Porter 3.373Porter
47Mad Giant Cab Franc Barrel Porter 3.372Porter
48Mad Giant True Grit 3.375Amber Ale
49CBC Red Weiss 3.363Weissbier - Dunkelweizen
50Afro Caribbean Cold War Stout 2014 3.363Stout - Imperial