Best Beers Of Ireland


The following are the highest rated beers brewed in Ireland 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
1Galway Bay Of Foam and Fury 3.86153Imperial IPA
2Galway Bay Two Hundred Fathoms (2016) 3.8424Imperial Stout
3Galway Bay Two Hundred Fathoms (2017) 3.8153Imperial Stout
4Western Herd Back Beat Witbier 3.7914Witbier
5White Hag Black Boar Barrel Aged 2016  3.7925Imperial Stout
6White Hag Black Boar 3.7887Imperial Stout
7Galway Bay / Boundary Brewing Harmonic Convergence 3.7614Barley Wine
8Whiplash Fatal Deviation 3.7421Imperial Stout
9Galway Bay / Nola Perfect Union 3.7326Imperial IPA
10Western Herd Siege Pale Ale 3.7313American Pale Ale
11Whiplash Bone Machine 3.7228India Pale Ale (IPA)
12Pinta / O'Hara's Lublin to Dublin 2016 3.71155Foreign Stout
13Galway Bay Hearts & Feints 3.7012Imperial IPA
14Blacks World's End 3.6823Imperial Stout
15Whiplash Let It Happen  3.6821Imperial IPA
16Whiplash / Galway Bay Gravity’s Rainbow 3.6832Imperial IPA
17Galway Bay/ Begyle Brewing Goodbye Blue Monday 3.6851Specialty Grain
18Guinness Special Export (Belgian version) 3.67774Foreign Stout
19Western Herd Blue Jumper IPA 3.6612India Pale Ale (IPA)
20Guinness Foreign Extra Stout  3.651305Foreign Stout
21Boyne Brewhouse Imperial Stout Sherry 3.6529Imperial Stout
22Guinness The 1798 3.6425Imperial Stout
23White Hag / Kinnegar The Hare and The Hag 3.6313Sweet Stout
24Galway Bay Hexed 3.6314Imperial IPA
25Western Herd Foxcatcher Red Ale 3.639Amber Ale
26Galway Bay Banished Sun 3.6316Imperial Porter
27Brehon Shanco Dubh 3.6321Imperial Porter
28Porterhouse Chocolate Truffle Stout 3.6343Sweet Stout
29Kinnegar Black Bucket Black Rye IPA 3.6258Black IPA
30Galway Bay Godspeed 3.6213Sour/Wild Ale
31Eight Degrees The Bold Imperial Stout 3.628Imperial Stout
32Porterhouse Celebration Stout (2010-) 3.61197Imperial Stout
33Guinness 200th Anniversary Export Stout  3.61120Foreign Stout
34YellowBelly Castaway 3.6126Sour/Wild Ale
35Eight Degrees Millennium 3.6026Imperial IPA
36Whiplash Surrender To The Void 3.6014Imperial IPA
37Galway Bay Buried At Sea 3.60128Sweet Stout
38Carlow O'Hara's Leann Folláin 3.59380Dry Stout
39Carlow O'Hara's 20th Anniversary Imperial Stout 3.5989Imperial Stout
40Eight Degrees The Full Irish 3.59117India Pale Ale (IPA)
41Porterhouse Wrasslers XXXX Stout 3.59531Dry Stout
42McGargles Francis' Big Bangin' IPA 3.5998India Pale Ale (IPA)
43Eight Degrees Hurricane IPA (5.8%) 3.5996India Pale Ale (IPA)
44Eight Degrees Nomad India Pale Lager 3.5824India Style Lager
45Whiplash Swoon 3.589Imperial IPA
46Brown Paper Bag Project Aul Bruin Bagger 3.5724Sour Red/Brown
47Killarney Scarlet Pimpernel IPA 3.5722India Pale Ale (IPA)
48Franciscan Well Jameson Stout 3.5738Stout
49N17 Oatmeal Stout 3.577Stout
50YellowBelly For Whom The Sour Trolls Citra Sour  3.5710Berliner Weisse