Best Beers Of America


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in America 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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NAMESCORECOUNTSTYLE
1Toppling Goliath Mornin’ Delight 4.41174Imperial Stout
2Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout - Double Barrel Aged 4.40277Imperial Stout
3Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Barrel Aged) 4.35411Imperial Stout
4Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35753Imperial IPA
5AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.34829Imperial Stout
6Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout (Bourbon Vanilla Bean) 4.33418Imperial Stout
7Bell’s Black Note Stout 4.32880Imperial Stout
8AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292843Imperial Stout
9Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29948Imperial Stout
10Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282386Imperial Stout
11AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged: Vietnamese Coffee 4.28123Imperial Stout
12Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281818Imperial Stout
13Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28119Saison
14Bell’s Expedition Stout 4.283103Imperial Stout
15Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272822Imperial IPA
16Cycle / 3 Sons Rare Scooop 4.2718Imperial Stout
17Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262803Imperial Stout
18Dragoon Lazarus 4.2517Barley Wine
19Cycle Trademark Dispute (Yellow) 4.2566Imperial Stout
20Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.25208Imperial Stout
21Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241524Imperial IPA
22Side Project Derivation Blend #2 4.2420Imperial Stout
23Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23941Imperial Stout
24Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232148Imperial IPA
25Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.23142Imperial Stout
26Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.23106Imperial Porter
27Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211071Imperial Stout
28Funky Buddha Snowed In - Bourbon Barrel 4.2144Imperial Porter
29Hill Farmstead Abner 4.21369Imperial IPA
30AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.21448Imperial Stout
31Cycle Four Roses BA Rye Stout 4.2122Imperial Stout
32Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21434Imperial Stout
33Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.21158Imperial IPA
34Surly Darkness 4.201045Imperial Stout
35Deschutes The Abyss 4.201620Imperial Stout
36Bell’s Hopslam 4.202845Imperial IPA
37Hair of the Dog Matt 4.20466American Strong Ale
38Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.19149Imperial Porter
39Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.1918Imperial Porter
40Side Project Derivation Blend #1 4.1925Imperial Stout
41J. Wakefield Dragonfruit Passion Fruit (DFPF) Berliner Weisse 4.19111Berliner Weisse
42Evil Twin Pappy’s Even More Jesus 4.1942Imperial Stout
43Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183150Imperial Stout
44AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.1827Imperial Stout
45AleSmith Speedway Stout - Brewer’s Blend: Vietnamese Coffee 4.1840Imperial Stout
46Westbrook Mexican Cake Imperial Stout - Pappy Barrel 4.1722Imperial Stout
47Lost Abbey Cable Car 4.17429Sour/Wild Ale
48Cycle Barrel-Aged Hazelnut Imperial Stout 4.1732Imperial Stout
49Maine Beer Dinner 4.17139Imperial IPA
50AleSmith Speedway Stout - Hawaiian 4.16290Imperial Stout