Best Beers Of Japan

The following are the highest rated beers brewed in Japan as they appear in the ranks at 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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1Hitachino Nest Espresso Stout 3.831185Stout
2AJB - Imperiality 3.8118Imperial Stout
3Shonan Ichiro’s Malt Bourbon Barrel-Aged Belgian Stout 3.8110Imperial Stout
4Shiga Kogen 10th Anniversary IPA 3.8053India Pale Ale (IPA)
5Noboribetsu (Oni Densetsu) / Y Market I, Pa King 3.788Imperial IPA
6Yorocco Skywalker IPA 3.7610India Pale Ale (IPA)
7Shiga Kogen Takashi Ichiro  3.7518Imperial Stout
8Hidatakayama Karumina 3.7536Belgian Strong Ale
9Shonan Belgian Stout 3.7417Stout
10Swan Lake Imperial Stout 3.7321Imperial Stout
11Fujizakura Heights Rauch Bock 3.7224Smoked
12Y Market Meitei King 3.729Imperial Stout
13Shiga Kogen W-IBA Masaji the Great  3.7118Black IPA
14Tamamura-Honten Yamabushi Saison 2: Saison Noir Aged in Oak Barrels 3.7017Saison
15Kyoto Brewing Ichii Senshin 3.7019India Pale Ale (IPA)
16Shonan Imperial Stout 3.6914Imperial Stout
17Yorocco Black Saint 3.699Imperial Porter
18Minoh Imperial Stout 3.6963Imperial Stout
19Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Masaji Ichiro Bourbon Barrel Aged W-IBA 3.688American Strong Ale
20Baird Dark Sky Imperial Stout 3.67225Imperial Stout
21Hideji Kuri Kuro (Dark Chestnut Ale) 3.6715Imperial Stout
22Shiga Kogen Isseki Sancho 3.6714Belgian Strong Ale
23Y Market Yellow Sky Pale Ale 3.679American Pale Ale
24Sankt Gallen El Diablo 3.6727Barley Wine
25Shonan W-IPA 3.669Imperial IPA
26Hitachino Nest XH  3.65866Belgian Strong Ale
27Sankt Gallen Imperial Chocolate Stout (2009-) 3.6546Imperial Stout
28Kyoto Brewing Ichigo Ichie 3.6516Saison
29Thrashzone Brew Labo World Downfall Stout 3.6511Stout
30Fujizakura Heights Roppongi Draft #1 3.659Weizen Bock
31Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) House IPA 3.6484Imperial IPA
32Yorocco Kinkan Blonde 3.647Fruit Beer
33Fujizakura Heights Weizen Bock 3.6316Weizen Bock
34Shiga Kogen Takashi Ichiro Pete!? 3.6323Imperial Stout
35Y Market Distortion IPA 3.628Imperial IPA
36Y Market Purple Sky Pale Ale  3.6210American Pale Ale
37Baird Suruga Bay Imperial IPA 3.62395Imperial IPA
38Kyoto Brewing Sandomemashite 3.626Imperial IPA
39Shiga Kogen IBA 3.6219Black IPA
40Kyoto Brewing Yoru no Tobari (Veil of Darkness) 3.627Imperial Stout
41Shonan Chocolate Porter 3.6115Porter
42Fujizakura Heights Weizen 3.6149German Hefeweizen
43Tamamura-Honten The Far East Barrel Aged Imperial House IPA 3.6132American Strong Ale
44Tamamura Honten (Shiga Kogen) Masaji Ichiro Chichibu Barrel Aged W-IBA 3.617American Strong Ale
45Yorocco Saison 3.618Saison
46Shiga Kogen Takashi Imperial Stout 3.6154Imperial Stout
47Fujizakura Heights Rauch Weizenbock 3.6110Smoked
48Oh! La! Ho Biere de Raiden Fuyu Shikomi Porter 3.6013Porter
49Hidatakayama Stout 3.6018Stout
50Baeren Chocolate Stout Vintage (2010-) 3.5915Imperial Stout