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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NameAvg#Style
1Toppling Goliath Kentucky Brunch 4.52159Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
2Schramm's The Heart of Darkness 4.4297Mead - Melomel / Fruited
3Toppling Goliath Mornin' Delight 4.40285Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
4Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.36418Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
5Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35750IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
6Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Vanilla Bean 4.34444Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
7Superstition Straw Berry White 4.3395Mead - Melomel / Fruited
8Schramm's A Smile of Fortune 4.3368Mead - Melomel / Fruited
9AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33909Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
10Superstition Berry White 4.32107Mead - Melomel / Fruited
11Superstition Grand Cru Berry - F.O. Barrel Aged 4.3243Mead - Melomel / Fruited
12AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged Vietnamese Coffee 4.31199Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
13Schramm's Madeline 4.3095Mead - Melomel / Fruited
14Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.301473Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
15Bell's Black Note Stout 4.301008Stout - Imperial
16Side Project Anabasis 4.2933Barley Wine / Wheat Wine / Rye Wine
17Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.29277Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
18AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.293105Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
19Schramm's The Statement Reserve 4.2954Mead - Melomel / Fruited
20Hill Farmstead Ann 4.29127Saison / Farmhouse / Grisette
21Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout 4.291042Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
22Superstition Blue Berry White 4.28113Mead - Melomel / Fruited
23Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.283026Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
24Schramm's Black Agnes 4.28179Mead - Melomel / Fruited
25Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.271864Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
26Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272777IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
27Bell's Expedition Stout 4.273158Stout - Imperial
28Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine (Double Oaked 2017) 4.2741Barley Wine / Wheat Wine / Rye Wine
29Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.272938Stout - Imperial
30Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.25212Porter - Imperial Flavored
31Superstition Black Berry White 4.2588Mead - Melomel / Fruited
32Modern Times Monster Tones 4.2548Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
33Superstition Grand Cru Berry 4.2582Mead - Melomel / Fruited
34Hill Farmstead Aaron 4.24165Barley Wine / Wheat Wine / Rye Wine
35Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.24216Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
36Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.24249Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
37Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition Stout 4.24180Stout - Imperial
38Alchemist Heady Topper 4.231615IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double Hazy (NEIPA)
39Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23988Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
40Superstition Endovelicus 4.2360Mead - Melomel / Fruited
41Schramm's Red Agnes 4.2397Mead - Melomel / Fruited
42Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232087IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
43Prairie / Evil Twin Bible Belt - Barrel Aged 4.23356Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
44Bottle Logic Fundamental Observation 4.22235Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
45J. Wakefield / Abnormal Bake Kujira (750ml) 2017 4.2216Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
46Superstition Framboesa Atando 4.2241Mead - Melomel / Fruited
47Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.21196Stout - Imperial
48Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211233Stout - Imperial
49Angry Chair Rocky Road - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.2138Stout - Imperial Flavored / Pastry
50Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.20194Porter - Imperial Flavored