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Top Rated Beers: South (US)

Beers from Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee.
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Top Rated Beers: South (US)
    WR Ratings
1Ghost In The Machine
Parish Brewing Company
American Double / Imperial IPA / 8.50% ABV
4.29133
2El Gordo
Good People Brewing Company
Russian Imperial Stout / 13.90% ABV
4.2870
3Bo & Luke
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
Russian Imperial Stout / 13.00% ABV
4.24660
4Snake Handler Double IPA
Good People Brewing Company
American Double / Imperial IPA / 10.00% ABV
4.23376
5Hitchhiker
Good People Brewing Company
American IPA / 7.40% ABV
4.1560
6Bourbon Barrel-Aged Laika Stout
Straight To Ale
Russian Imperial Stout / 11.70% ABV
4.1399
7London Balling
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
English Barleywine / 12.50% ABV
4.12204
8Sue
Yazoo Brewing Company
American Porter / 9.00% ABV
4.11631
9Unobtanium Barrel-Aged Old Ale
Straight To Ale
Old Ale / 11.50% ABV
4.07165
10Cabernet Barrel-Aged Laika Stout
Straight To Ale
Russian Imperial Stout / 11.70% ABV
4.06101
11Coffee Oatmeal Stout
Good People Brewing Company
Oatmeal Stout / 6.00% ABV
4.05260
12Grand Reserve
Parish Brewing Company
American Barleywine / 11.00% ABV
4.0455
13Rico Sauvin
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
American IPA / 7.60% ABV
4.02373
14Illudium
Straight To Ale
Old Ale / 11.50% ABV
449
15Peanut Butter Porter
Beer Engineers
American Porter / 12.00% ABV
476
16Fatso
Good People Brewing Company
Russian Imperial Stout / 8.50% ABV
3.9965
17Black Belle Imperial Stout
Blackstone Restaurant & Brewery
American Double / Imperial Stout / 10.20% ABV
3.9939
18Bo & Luke (Vanilla)
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
Russian Imperial Stout / 14.00% ABV
3.9846
19Mystery Romp
Crooked Letter Brewing Co.
American Porter / 6.50% ABV
3.9871
20Laika Russian Imperial Stout
Straight To Ale
Russian Imperial Stout / 9.75% ABV
3.96115
21Abita Select Macchiato Espresso Milk Stout
Abita Brewing Co.
Milk / Sweet Stout / 6.00% ABV
3.94153
22Irish Channel Stout
New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)
American Stout / 6.80% ABV
3.94185
23Testify
Yalobusha Brewing Company
Milk / Sweet Stout / 9.00% ABV
3.9243
24West Sixth IPA
West Sixth Brewing Company
American IPA / 7.00% ABV
3.92454
25West Sixth / Country Boy Country Western (Vol. 2- Barrel Aged Brown Ale)
West Sixth Brewing Company
American Brown Ale / 9.00% ABV
3.9249
26Timber Beast
Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company
American Double / Imperial IPA / 9.00% ABV
3.92423
27Wrought Iron IPA
Abita Brewing Co.
American IPA / 6.90% ABV
3.92273
28Chocolate Oatmeal Porter
Blue Pants Brewery
American Porter / 6.00% ABV
3.9137
29James E. Pepper 1776 American Brown Ale
Georgetown Trading Co.
American Brown Ale / 10.20% ABV
3.9141
3035K
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
Milk / Sweet Stout / 7.00% ABV
3.9288
31Knotty Pine
Country Boy Brewing
American Double / Imperial IPA / 9.00% ABV
3.943
32Ananda IPA
Wiseacre Brewing
American IPA / 6.10% ABV
3.9117
33Gotta Get Up To Get Down
Wiseacre Brewing
Milk / Sweet Stout / 5.00% ABV
3.8943
34Citra Ass Down!
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
American IPA / 8.00% ABV
3.89470
35Dr. Hoptagon
Parish Brewing Company
American Black Ale / 7.50% ABV
3.8952
36No Joka Mocha
Avondale Brewing Co.
American Stout / 6.90% ABV
3.8937
37Jalapeno Smoked Porter
Country Boy Brewing
American Porter / 6.80% ABV
3.8847
38Abita Bourbon Street Imperial Stout
Abita Brewing Co.
American Double / Imperial Stout / 10.00% ABV
3.88317
39Abita Strawgator
Abita Brewing Co.
Maibock / Helles Bock / 8.00% ABV
3.8767
40Mechahopzilla
New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)
American Double / Imperial IPA / 8.80% ABV
3.86241
41Loup Garou
Bayou Teche Brewery
American Stout / 7.50% ABV
3.8551
42Sinister Minister
Southern Prohibition Brewing
American Black Ale / 7.00% ABV
3.8539
43Parade Ground Coffee Porter
Tin Roof Brewing Company
American Porter / 7.00% ABV
3.8485
44Abita Bourbon Street Baltic Porter
Abita Brewing Co.
Baltic Porter / 9.25% ABV
3.8444
45Pay It Forward Cocoa Porter
West Sixth Brewing Company
American Porter / 7.00% ABV
3.84130
46Gorillanaut Imperial IPA
Straight To Ale
American Double / Imperial IPA / 9.00% ABV
3.8480
47Brett The Hipman Hop
Against The Grain Brewery & Smokehouse
American Wild Ale / 8.00% ABV
3.84100
48Nitro Porter
Cumberland Brews
American Porter / 5.80% ABV
3.8444
49Portly Stout
Turtle Anarchy Brewing Company
American Stout / 6.20% ABV
3.8364
50Spring Street Saison
Avondale Brewing Co.
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 7.20% ABV
3.8393
51Farmhouse IPA
Parish Brewing Company
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 7.50% ABV
3.8369
52Hellfire Belgian Strong Ale
Straight To Ale
Quadrupel (Quad) / 10.00% ABV
3.8243
53Miel Sauvage
Bayou Teche Brewery
Braggot / 9.00% ABV
3.8247
54Brown
Good People Brewing Company
American Brown Ale / 5.80% ABV
3.82245
55Monkeynaut IPA
Straight To Ale
American IPA / 7.25% ABV
3.82422
56IPA
Trim Tab Brewing Company
American IPA / 6.30% ABV
3.8238
57Hipster Breakfast
Southern Prohibition Brewing
Oatmeal Stout / 5.80% ABV
3.8145
58Cocodrie
Bayou Teche Brewery
Belgian IPA / 8.00% ABV
3.852
59Smoky Mary
New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)
Rauchbier / 5.30% ABV
3.839
60Flambeau Red
New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)
American Amber / Red Ale / 5.70% ABV
3.842
61Jefferson's Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
American Double / Imperial Stout / 8.50% ABV
3.8434
62Miss Fancy's Tripel
Avondale Brewing Co.
Tripel / 9.70% ABV
3.848
63Shotgun Wedding
Country Boy Brewing
American Brown Ale / 4.80% ABV
3.8109
64Reasonably Corrupt
Great Raft Brewing
Schwarzbier / 5.50% ABV
3.7940
65Cliff Jumper IPA
Country Boy Brewing
American IPA / 7.00% ABV
3.7980
66Sly Rye Porter
Yazoo Brewing Company
English Porter / 5.70% ABV
3.79241
67Commotion
Great Raft Brewing
American Pale Ale (APA) / 5.20% ABV
3.7945
68Rye 75
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
American IPA / 7.50% ABV
3.7949
69Black Creek Southern Style Imperial Stout
Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company
American Double / Imperial Stout / 8.50% ABV
3.7877
70Basil Ryeman
Tennessee Brew Works
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 6.25% ABV
3.7837
71Amos Moses Brown Ale
Country Boy Brewing
American Brown Ale / 6.60% ABV
3.7842
72Hurricane Saison
New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 6.50% ABV
3.7757
73IPA
Good People Brewing Company
American IPA / 7.20% ABV
3.77420
74Tiny Bomb
Wiseacre Brewing
Czech Pilsener / 4.50% ABV
3.7774
75Abita Select Naughty Quaker
Abita Brewing Co.
Oatmeal Stout / 6.00% ABV
3.7745
76Adam Bomb IPA
Blackstone Restaurant & Brewery
American IPA / 7.30% ABV
3.76101
77Battlefield IPA
Avondale Brewing Co.
American IPA / 6.50% ABV
3.7672
78Brother Joseph's Belgian Dubbel
Straight To Ale
Dubbel / 7.00% ABV
3.7587
79Vanillaphant Porter
Avondale Brewing Co.
American Porter / 6.20% ABV
3.7584
80Christmas Ale
West Sixth Brewing Company
Winter Warmer / 9.00% ABV
3.7566
81Tuckaleechee Porter
Smoky Mountain Brewery & Restaurant
American Porter / 6.30% ABV
3.75109
82Paradise Porter
Diamond Bear Brewing Company
American Porter / 6.24% ABV
3.75152
83Tarasque
Wiseacre Brewing
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 5.90% ABV
3.7442
84Bearded Pat's Barleywine
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
American Barleywine / 11.00% ABV
3.7496
85Devil's Harvest
Southern Prohibition Brewing
American Pale Ale (APA) / 5.80% ABV
3.7487
86Mississippi Fire Ant
Southern Prohibition Brewing
American Amber / Red Ale / 8.00% ABV
3.7477
87Rye Saison
Yazoo Brewing Company
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 5.00% ABV
3.7399
88Envie
Parish Brewing Company
American Pale Ale (APA) / 5.30% ABV
3.7393
89Saison D'écrevisses
Bayou Teche Brewery
Saison / Farmhouse Ale / 6.00% ABV
3.7350
90Gulf Porter
Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company
English Porter / 6.00% ABV
3.7341
91Cutaway IPA
Tennessee Brew Works
American IPA / 6.00% ABV
3.7339
92Oatmeal Stout
Blackstone Restaurant & Brewery
Oatmeal Stout / 6.30% ABV
3.7350
93Jack The Sipper
Southern Prohibition Brewing
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) / 5.00% ABV
3.7244
94Another Way To Rye
Turtle Anarchy Brewing Company
Rye Beer / 6.20% ABV
3.7243
95Heine Brothers Coffee Stout
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
Oatmeal Stout / 5.90% ABV
3.7248
96Rebirth Pale Ale
New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Company (NOLA)
American Pale Ale (APA) / 5.00% ABV
3.7288
97Pinstripe Stout
Blue Pants Brewery
American Double / Imperial Stout / 8.00% ABV
3.7260
98Bearded Lady
Good People Brewing Company
American Pale Wheat Ale / 4.20% ABV
3.7252
99Abita Select Imperator Black IPA
Abita Brewing Co.
American Black Ale / 8.00% ABV
3.71115
100Freckle Belly IPA
Back Forty Beer Co.
American IPA / 7.50% ABV
3.71144


How was this list calculated?

Lists are generated using a Bayesian estimate that pulls data from millions of BeerAdvocate user ratings and normalizes scores based on the number of ratings for each beer.

The general statistical formula is:
weighted rank (WR) = (v ÷ (v+m)) × R + (m ÷ (v+m)) × C

R = average (mean) rating for the beer = (Rating)
v = number of ratings for the beer = (votes)
m = minimum ratings required to be considered (currently 37)
    = (the average number of ratings across the dataset)
C = the mean rating across the dataset (currently 3.67)
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