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The Best French Beers

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List of best French beers in the world is a compilation of all the greatest beers made in France. While the French are not one of the largest brewing countries in Europe, their contribution is still important. Top French beers are common in beer cafes and brew pubs across the nation. Some common and favorite French brewing companies include Castelain, La Coulette, Kronenbourg, and Jenlain. What are the French's brewing secrets?

The greatest French beers are called biere de gardes, and are a unique specialty among beers. Very rare, and once in danger of disappearing forever, biere de gardes made a comeback in northern France, and in particular, regions such as Flanders, Picardy, Pas de Calais. Beer enthusiasts and beer connoisseurs around the world enjoy this strong, spicy, malty drink.

Although France has these specialty French beers, it does not mean that it is France's best beer. So what truly makes a great French brew? And what types of French beers become global favorites? From the crispness of Kronenbourg 1664 to the simultaneously subtle and bold flavors of Castelain's brands, there is no shortage of amazing French beer to sample.

What types of beer represent France's authentic and flavorful style? You can now be the judge. Which beer brewing company is the people's favorite? Which French drinks go well before continuing to a glass of wine? Add your favorite French beers that may have been forgotten, and let the grand French beer choice begin!

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    Saint Sylvestre 3 Monts is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best French Beers

    Saint Sylvestre 3 Monts 8.5% alcohol

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    Fleurac La Triple Brune IPA is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best French Beers

    Fleurac La Triple Brune IPA 8

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    Brasserie Artisanale du Trégor... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Artisanale du Trégor Dremmwel Dorée 7% alcohol

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    Pelforth Brune is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best French Beers

    Pelforth Brune 6.5% alcohol

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    Thiriez Extra is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best French Beers

    Thiriez Extra 4.5

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    Lancelot XI.I ('onze un') is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best French Beers

    Lancelot XI.I ('onze un') 11.1% alcohol

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    Brasserie Des Sources Belleros... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Des Sources Bellerose 6.5

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    Anon (Tesco) Finest Wheat Beer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best French Beers

    Anon (Tesco) Finest Wheat Beer 5% alcohol

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    Saint Rieul Brune is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best French Beers

    Saint Rieul Brune 7

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    Castelain St. Amand is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best French Beers

    Castelain St. Amand 5.9

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    Pelforth Blonde is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best French Beers

    Pelforth Blonde 5.8% alcohol

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    Brasserie de Bretagne Britt Bl... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie de Bretagne Britt Blanche 4.8% alcohol

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    La Choulette De Noël is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best French Beers

    La Choulette De Noël 7

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    Saint Sylvestre Gavroche is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best French Beers

    Saint Sylvestre Gavroche 8.5% alcohol

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    Page 24 Biere De Printemps is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best French Beers

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    Bailleux Cuvée des Jonquilles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best French Beers

    Bailleux Cuvée des Jonquilles 7% alcohol

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    St Rieul Biere Blonde sur Lie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best French Beers

    St Rieul Biere Blonde sur Lie 5.5% alcohol

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    Brasserie des Cimes Piste Noir... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie des Cimes Piste Noire 5.9% alcohol

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    Brasserie de Bretagne Gwiniz D... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie de Bretagne Gwiniz Du 5.4% alcohol

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    Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bièr... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bière d'Olt Ambrée 5% alcohol

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    Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bièr... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bière d'Olt Blonde 5% alcohol

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    Bières23 Bière D... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best French Beers

    Bières23 Bière De Mars 5

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    Bailleux Saison St Médard is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best French Beers

    Bailleux Saison St Médard 7% alcohol

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    Brasserie Theillier La Bavaisi... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Theillier La Bavaisienne 7% alcohol

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    Mont Salève Tzarine is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best French Beers

    Mont Salève Tzarine 9

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    Brasserie Lebbe L'Amalthée is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Lebbe L'Amalthée 6

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    Brasserie de Lutèce Lutèce Pur... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie de Lutèce Lutèce Pur Malt 6.4% alcohol

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    Brasserie Lancelot Telenn Du is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best French Beers

    Brasserie Lancelot Telenn Du 4.5

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    Thiriez Vieille Brune is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best French Beers

    Thiriez Vieille Brune 5.8

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