Best Beers Of America

The following are the highest rated beers brewed in America 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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1Toppling Goliath Kentucky Brunch 4.52122Imperial Stout
2Toppling Goliath Mornin’ Delight 4.41193Imperial Stout
3Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout - Double Barrel Aged 4.40296Imperial Stout
4Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.35413Imperial Stout
5Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35769Imperial IPA
6AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33857Imperial Stout
7Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout - Bourbon Vanilla Bean 4.33427Imperial Stout
8Bell’s Black Note Stout 4.31937Imperial Stout
9AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.292947Imperial Stout
10Cigar City Final Push Imperial Stout 4.29152Imperial Stout
11AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged: Vietnamese Coffee 4.29160Imperial Stout
12Cycle / 3 Sons Rare Scooop 4.2924Imperial Stout
13Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout 4.29990Imperial Stout
14Hill Farmstead Ann 4.28124Saison
15Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.281846Imperial Stout
16Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282638Imperial Stout
17Bell’s Expedition Stout 4.273182Imperial Stout
18Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272866Imperial IPA
19Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.262868Imperial Stout
20Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.26147Imperial Porter
21Perennial Abraxas - Barrel Aged 4.25211Imperial Stout
22Alchemist Heady Topper 4.241586Imperial IPA
23Side Project Derivation Blend #2 4.2422Imperial Stout
24Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23957Imperial Stout
25Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232157Imperial IPA
26Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.2288Imperial Porter
27Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.22204Imperial Stout
28Firestone Walker Parabola 4.221113Imperial Stout
29Cycle Trademark Dispute (Yellow) 4.21107Imperial Stout
30Toppling Goliath King Sue 4.21190Imperial IPA
31Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.21164Imperial Stout
32AleSmith Speedway Stout - Vietnamese Coffee 4.21507Imperial Stout
33Cycle Four Roses BA Rye Stout 4.2122Imperial Stout
34Funky Buddha Wide Awake It’s Morning 4.21184Imperial Porter
35Stone Imperial Russian Stout - Bourbon Barrel 4.21442Imperial Stout
36Deschutes The Abyss 4.201673Imperial Stout
37Surly Darkness 4.201066Imperial Stout
38Hill Farmstead Aaron 4.20102Barley Wine
39Hill Farmstead Abner 4.20390Imperial IPA
40Hair of the Dog Matt 4.20485American Strong Ale
41AleSmith Speedway Stout - Velvet 4.2030Imperial Stout
42Bell’s Hopslam 4.202904Imperial IPA
43Prairie / Evil Twin Bible Belt - Barrel Aged 4.19187Imperial Stout
44Cigar City Hunahpu’s Imperial Stout - Rum Barrel Aged 4.1975Imperial Stout
45Cycle Trademark Dispute (Green) 4.1970Imperial Stout
46Bell’s Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition Stout 4.1864Imperial Stout
47Stone Imperial Russian Stout 4.183226Imperial Stout
48Firestone Walker 20 (XX Twentieth Anniversary Ale) 4.1868American Strong Ale
49Westbrook Mexican Cake Imperial Stout - Pappy Barrel 4.1823Imperial Stout
50Side Project Derivation Blend #1 4.1728Imperial Stout