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The Best English Beers 

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Updated March 16, 2020 4.3k votes 1k voters 68.9k views 56 items

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List of the top English beers from merry ole' England. Produced and distributed from the heart of the United Kingdom, all of these top English beers have found their way down our mouths, down our throats, down our gullets and into our hearts. These fine English brews have warmed our bellies to bursting, and we shall not soon forget it.
 
So what makes a great English beer anyway? Is it the malty aromas of their deep amber brews? Or is it the fizzy sweet sips with thin heads, or the deep amber pours that allow for thick heads and fruity aromas? Though name has never won a brewery any awards, many of these legendary English brews come with equally spectacular names, such as Wynchwood Brewery's Hobgoblin, the Wells and Young's Bombadier, or the Golden Champion beer from Badger Brewery. 
 
So what are the top English beers? Great crafted drinks take years to master, and England's brewing history has been rich. Because of this, these best beer awards for English beers will be highly contested in any realm. All you can do to be sure your favorite gets shared around the world, is it to cast your vote. If the English beer you consider to be the best beer made in England isn't on the list of the best English beers, make sure to add it. Once that's all finished, you can get up off of your bum and head on down to the pub. Cheers!
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Wychwood Hobgoblin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best English Beers
Wychwood Hobgoblin 5.5% alcohol
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Morland Old Speckled Hen... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best English Beers
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Fuller's London Pride is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best English Beers
MartinDonnellan added 4.7% alcohol
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Newcastle Brown Ale is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best English Beers
4.7% alcohol
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Theakston Old Peculier ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best English Beers
5.6% alcohol
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Doom Bar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best English Beers
aledrink2that added 4% alcohol
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Timothy Taylor's Landlor... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best English Beers
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Bass Ale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best English Beers
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Samuel Smith's Old Brewe... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best English Beers
Samuel Smith's Old Brewery Pale Ale 5% alcohol
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Shepherd Neame Spitfire ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best English Beers
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Fuller's ESB is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best English Beers
MartinDonnellan added 5.9% alcohol
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Fuller's London Porter ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best English Beers
5.4% alcohol
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Marston's Pedigree is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best English Beers
4.5% alcohol
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Greene King Abbot Ale is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best English Beers
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Charles Wells Bombardier... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best English Beers
Charles Wells Bombardier English Premium Ale 5.5% alcohol
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Badger Brewery Tanglefoo... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best English Beers
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Samuel Smith's Strong Br... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best English Beers
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Hook Norton Old Hooky Pr... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best English Beers
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Young's Luxury Double Ch... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best English Beers
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Adnams Broadside is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best English Beers
6.3% alcohol
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Courage Director's Draug... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best English Beers
Courage Director's Draught Bitter 4.8% alcohol
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Wadworth & Co. 6X is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best English Beers
Wadworth & Co. 6X 4.3% alcohol
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Robinson's Old Tom is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best English Beers
Robinson's Old Tom 8.5% alcohol
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Jennings Sneck Lifter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best English Beers
5.1% alcohol
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Badger Brewery Golden Ch... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best English Beers