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 4.53135Stout - Imperial
2Toppling Goliath Mornin' Delight 4.40244Stout - Imperial
3Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Double Barrel Aged 4.39329Stout - Imperial
4Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.36413Stout - Imperial
5Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35729IPA - Imperial / Double
6Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Vanilla Bean 4.34437Stout - Imperial
7AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33878Stout - Imperial
8AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged Vietnamese Coffee 4.31194Stout - Imperial
9Bell's Black Note Stout 4.31983Stout - Imperial
10Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.301196Stout - Imperial
11AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.293018Stout - Imperial
12Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout 4.291022Stout - Imperial
13Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28125Saison
14Perennial Abraxas - Barrel Aged 4.28258Stout - Imperial
15Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282860Stout - Imperial
16Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.271850Stout - Imperial
17Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272719IPA - Imperial / Double
18Bell's Expedition Stout 4.273122Stout - Imperial
19Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.272834Stout - Imperial
20Bottle Logic / 3 Sons Fundamental Summation 4.2646Stout - Imperial
21Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.26191Porter - Imperial / Double
22Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.25205Stout - Imperial
23Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine (Double Oaked) 4.2534Barley Wine / Wheat Wine
24Hill Farmstead Aaron 4.24140Barley Wine / Wheat Wine
25Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241541IPA - Imperial / Double
26Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.24224Stout - Imperial
27Side Project Anabasis 4.2420Barley Wine / Wheat Wine
28Modern Times Monster Tones 4.2437Stout - Imperial
29Side Project Beer : Barrel : Time 4.2323Stout - Imperial
30Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23977Stout - Imperial
31Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232083IPA - Imperial / Double
32Prairie / Evil Twin Bible Belt - Barrel Aged 4.23331Stout - Imperial
33Cycle Trademark Dispute (Yellow) 4.22122Stout - Imperial
34J. Wakefield / Abnormal Bake Kujira (750ml) 2017 4.2216Stout - Imperial
35Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.22189Stout - Imperial
36Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211176Stout - Imperial
37Bottle Logic Fundamental Observation 4.21176Stout - Imperial
38Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition Stout 4.21110Stout - Imperial
39Cycle Trademark Dispute (Green) 4.2098Stout - Imperial
40Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.20162Porter - Imperial / Double
41Surly Darkness 4.201097Stout - Imperial
42Angry Chair Rocky Road - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.2032Stout - Imperial
43Deschutes The Abyss 4.201678Stout - Imperial
44Side Project Three Candles 4.2019Stout - Imperial
45Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20397IPA - Imperial / Double
46Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.20479Stout - Imperial
47Funky Buddha Wide Awake It's Morning 4.19218Porter - Imperial / Double
48Bell's Hopslam 4.192655IPA - Imperial / Double
49AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.19561Stout - Imperial
50Hair of the Dog Matt 4.19498American Strong Ale