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 4.52158Stout - Imperial Flavored
2Schramm's The Heart of Darkness 4.4297Mead - Melomel / Fruited
3Toppling Goliath Mornin' Delight 4.40283Stout - Imperial Flavored
4Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.36417Stout - Imperial Flavored
5Russian River Pliny the Younger 4.35750IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
6Three Floyds Dark Lord - Bourbon Vanilla Bean 4.34443Stout - Imperial Flavored
7Schramm's A Smile of Fortune 4.3368Mead - Melomel / Fruited
8AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.33903Stout - Imperial Flavored
9Superstition Straw Berry White 4.3393Mead - Melomel / Fruited
10Superstition Berry White 4.32105Mead - Melomel / Fruited
11Superstition Grand Cru Berry - F.O. Barrel Aged 4.3241Mead - Melomel / Fruited
12Side Project Anabasis 4.3231BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
13AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged Vietnamese Coffee 4.31199Stout - Imperial Flavored
14Schramm's Madeline 4.3095Mead - Melomel / Fruited
15Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout) 4.301461Stout - Imperial Flavored
16Bell's Black Note Stout 4.301008Stout - Imperial
17AleSmith Speedway Stout 4.293103Stout - Imperial Flavored
18Schramm's The Statement Reserve 4.2954Mead - Melomel / Fruited
19Perennial Barrel Aged Abraxas 4.29274Stout - Imperial Flavored
20Hill Farmstead Ann 4.29127Saison / Farmhouse / Grisette
21Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout 4.291039Stout - Imperial Flavored
22Superstition Blue Berry White 4.28113Mead - Melomel / Fruited
23Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) 4.283017Stout - Imperial Flavored
24Schramm's Black Agnes 4.27172Mead - Melomel / Fruited
25Three Floyds Dark Lord Russian Imperial Stout 4.271864Stout - Imperial Flavored
26Russian River Pliny the Elder 4.272775IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
27Bell's Expedition Stout 4.273157Stout - Imperial
28Goose Island Bourbon County Stout 4.272934Stout - Imperial
29Anchorage A Deal With The Devil Barleywine (Double Oaked) 4.2642BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
30Superstition Black Berry White 4.2586Mead - Melomel / Fruited
31Modern Times Monster Tones 4.2547Stout - Imperial Flavored
32Funky Buddha Morning Wood 4.25212Porter - Imperial Flavored
33Superstition Grand Cru Berry 4.2582Mead - Melomel / Fruited
34Cigar City Hunahpu's Imperial Stout - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.24216Stout - Imperial Flavored
35Hill Farmstead Aaron 4.24163BarleyWine / WheatWine / RyeWine
36Toppling Goliath Assassin 4.24247Stout - Imperial Flavored
37Superstition Endovelicus 4.2459Mead - Melomel / Fruited
38Bell's Bourbon Barrel-Aged Expedition Stout 4.24177Stout - Imperial
39Alchemist Heady Topper 4.231616IIPA DIPA - Hazy / Double NEIPA
40Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Coffee 4.23988Stout - Imperial Flavored
41Schramm's Red Agnes 4.2397Mead - Melomel / Fruited
42Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPA 4.232087IIPA DIPA - Imperial / Double IPA
43Prairie / Evil Twin Bible Belt - Barrel Aged 4.23354Stout - Imperial Flavored
44Bottle Logic Fundamental Observation 4.22234Stout - Imperial Flavored
45J. Wakefield / Abnormal Bake Kujira (750ml) 2017 4.2216Stout - Imperial Flavored
46Superstition Framboesa Atando 4.2241Mead - Melomel / Fruited
47Firestone Walker Parabola 4.211231Stout - Imperial
48Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 4.21196Stout - Imperial
49Funky Buddha Last Buffalo in the Park 4.21192Porter - Imperial Flavored
50Angry Chair Rocky Road - Bourbon Barrel Aged 4.2138Stout - Imperial Flavored