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Here's a 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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1
329 99
Kronenbourg 1664 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best French Beers
5.2% alcohol

2
108 35
Saint Sylvestre 3 Monts is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best French Beers
Saint Sylvestre 3 Monts 8.5% alcohol

3
68 21
Pelforth Blonde is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best French Beers
Pelforth Blonde 5.8% alcohol

4
68 21
Duyck Jenlain Ambrée is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best French Beers
7.5% alcohol

5
60 21
La Choulette Bière des Sans Cu... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best French Beers

6
50 16
Kronenbourg La Réserve de Maît... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best French Beers

7
59 25
Pelforth Brune is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best French Beers
Pelforth Brune 6.5% alcohol

8
31 11
Castelain Ch'ti Blonde is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best French Beers
6.4% alcohol

9
32 14
Fleurac La Triple Brune IPA is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best French Beers
Fleurac La Triple Brune IPA 8

10
31 14
La Choulette Blonde is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best French Beers
7.5% alcohol

11
24 9
Castelain Ch'ti Ambrée is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best French Beers

12
23 9
Duyck Jenlain Bière Blonde Spé... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best French Beers

13
26 12
Bailleux Cuvée des Jonquilles is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best French Beers
Bailleux Cuvée des Jonquilles 7% alcohol

14
26 14
Brasserie Artisanale du Trégor... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Artisanale du Trégor Dremmwel Dorée 7% alcohol

15
18 7
Anon (Tesco) Finest Wheat Beer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best French Beers
Anon (Tesco) Finest Wheat Beer 5% alcohol

16
18 7
La Choulette De Noël is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best French Beers
La Choulette De Noël 7

17
14 6
Brasserie de Lutèce Lutèce Pur... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie de Lutèce Lutèce Pur Malt 6.4% alcohol

18
15 7
Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bièr... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bière d'Olt Ambrée 5% alcohol

19
15 7
Annoeullin L'Angelus Bière de ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best French Beers

20
16 8
Brasserie de Bretagne Gwiniz D... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie de Bretagne Gwiniz Du 5.4% alcohol

21
13 6
Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bièr... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Artisanale Ratz Bière d'Olt Blonde 5% alcohol

22
14 8
Saint Sylvestre Gavroche is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best French Beers
Saint Sylvestre Gavroche 8.5% alcohol

23
15 9
Castelain St. Amand is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best French Beers
Castelain St. Amand 5.9

24
15 9
Saint Rieul Brune is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best French Beers
Saint Rieul Brune 7

25
12 7
Brasserie Theillier La Bavaisi... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Theillier La Bavaisienne 7% alcohol

26
11 6
St Rieul Biere Blonde sur Lie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best French Beers
St Rieul Biere Blonde sur Lie 5.5% alcohol

27
15 10
La Choulette Ambrée is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best French Beers
7.5% alcohol

28
13 8
Brasserie de Bretagne Britt Bl... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie de Bretagne Britt Blanche 4.8% alcohol

29
13 9
Page 24 Biere De Printemps is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best French Beers
Page 24 Biere De Printemps 6

30
14 11
Thiriez Extra is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best French Beers
Thiriez Extra 4.5

31
12 9
Thiriez Vieille Brune is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best French Beers
Thiriez Vieille Brune 5.8

32
12 9
Lancelot XI.I ('onze un') is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best French Beers
Lancelot XI.I ('onze un') 11.1% alcohol

33
11 8
Mont Salève Tzarine is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best French Beers
Mont Salève Tzarine 9

34
11 8
Brasserie Lebbe L'Amalthée is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Lebbe L'Amalthée 6

35
10 8
Brasserie Des Sources Belleros... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Des Sources Bellerose 6.5

36
10 9
Brasserie des Cimes Piste Noir... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie des Cimes Piste Noire 5.9% alcohol

37
9 8
Bières23 Bière D... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best French Beers
Bières23 Bière De Mars 5

38
8 8
Bailleux Saison St Médard is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best French Beers
Bailleux Saison St Médard 7% alcohol

39
9 10
Brasserie Lancelot Telenn Du is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best French Beers
Brasserie Lancelot Telenn Du 4.5