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 4.52154Stout - Imperial Flavored
2Schramm's The Heart of Darkness 4.4291Mead - Melomel/Fruited
3Toppling Goliath Mornin' Delight 4.40272Stout - Imperial Flavored
4Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Double Barrel Aged 4.39334Stout - Imperial Flavored
5Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.36416Stout - Imperial Flavored
6Schramm's A Smile Of Fortune 4.3563Mead - Melomel/Fruited
7Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35739IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
8Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Vanilla Bean 4.34442Stout - Imperial Flavored
9Superstition Straw Berry White 4.3487Mead - Melomel/Fruited
10AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33887Stout - Imperial Flavored
11Superstition Grand Cru Berry - F.O. Barrel Aged 4.3241Mead - Melomel/Fruited
12Superstition Berry White 4.3298Mead - Melomel/Fruited
13AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged Vietnamese Coffee 4.31197Stout - Imperial Flavored
14Schramm's Madeline 4.3088Mead - Melomel/Fruited
15Bell's Black Note Stout 4.301004Stout - Imperial
16Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.301360Stout - Imperial Flavored
17AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.293069Stout - Imperial Flavored
18Hill Farmstead Ann 4.29126Saison / Farmhouse / Grisette
19Schramm's The Statement Reserve 4.2954Mead - Melomel/Fruited
20Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout 4.291034Stout - Imperial Flavored
21Perennial Abraxas - Barrel Aged 4.29271Stout - Imperial Flavored
22Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.282961Stout - Imperial Flavored
23Side Project Beer : Barrel : Time (2018) 4.2816Stout - Imperial
24Superstition Blue Berry White 4.27106Mead - Melomel/Fruited
25Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.271861Stout - Imperial Flavored
26Bell's Expedition Stout 4.273141Stout - Imperial
27Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272752IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
28Schramm's Black Agnes 4.27166Mead - Melomel/Fruited
29Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.272897Stout - Imperial
30Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine (Double Oaked) 4.2640BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
31Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.25208Porter - Imperial Flavored
32Side Project Anabasis 4.2525BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
33Bottle Logic / 3 Sons Fundamental Summation 4.2551Stout - Imperial Flavored
34Superstition Grand Cru Berry 4.2580Mead - Melomel/Fruited
35Superstition Black Berry White 4.2576Mead - Melomel/Fruited
36Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition Stout 4.25163Stout - Imperial
37Modern Times Monster Tones 4.2545Stout - Imperial Flavored
38Schramm's Red Agnes 4.2487Mead - Melomel/Fruited
39Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.24216Stout - Imperial Flavored
40Hill Farmstead Aaron 4.24157BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
41Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.24244Stout - Imperial Flavored
42Superstition Endovelicus 4.2457Mead - Melomel/Fruited
43Alchemist Heady Topper 4.231596IIPA - Imperial Hazy / NEIPA
44Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23987Stout - Imperial Flavored
45Cycle Trademark Dispute (Yellow) 4.23124Stout - Imperial Flavored
46Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232085IIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
47Prairie / Evil Twin Bible Belt - Barrel Aged 4.23351Stout - Imperial Flavored
48Bottle Logic Fundamental Observation 4.22217Stout - Imperial Flavored
49J. Wakefield / Abnormal Bake Kujira (750ml) 2017 4.2216Stout - Imperial Flavored
50Superstition Framboesa Atando 4.2241Mead - Melomel/Fruited