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Drinks The Best Keg Beers  

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List Rules The best beers to drink out of a keg.

There’s nothing quite better than pulling an all-nighter with your best buds and impressing them with your brand new keg. Whether it’s more of a sophisticated dark ale or a traditional favorite you’re craving, a keg is great for when cans just aren't enough.

A keg, or half barrel, can hold up to 15.5 gallons and a quarter barrel contains 7.75 gallons. There are basically two different types of equipment to tap a keg: party pumps or gas taps. There are also several different types of kegs available, including: Cornelius Keg, Mini Keg, Beer Ball, One-way kegs, Quarter Barrel (also called a mini keg), a Sixth Barrel, and an Eighth Barrel.

This list has the most popular types of keg beers, including: Fuller’s London Porter, Heineken, Budweiser, Belhaven Scottish Stout, and Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.

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1
154 91
Samuel Adams Boston Lager is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Keg Beers

2
103 74
Heineken International is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Keg Beers

3
85 57
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Keg Beers

4
84 62
Guinness Special Export Stout is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Keg Beers

5
84 91
Budweiser is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Keg Beers
American pilsner, Pale lager

6
67 81
Coors Light is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Light Lager

7
62 76
Michelob is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Lager

8
28 44
Fuller’s London Porter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Fuller’s London Porter Porter

9
19 34
Fuller's ESB is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Extra Special/Strong Bitter

10
20 36
Shipyard Revisionist American ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Shipyard Revisionist American Pale Ale American Pale Ale

11
18 34
Redhook IPA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Redhook IPA India Pale Ale (I.P.A.)

12
26 48
Fosters Lager is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Fosters Lager Lager

13
10 25
Marstons Oyster Stout is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Marstons Oyster Stout Stout

14
11 29
Fuller's Golden Pride Strong A... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Fuller's Golden Pride English Strong Ale

15
12 31
Belhaven Scottish Stout is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Belhaven Scottish Stout Stout

16
14 35
Samuel Smiths Old Brewery Bitt... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Samuel Smiths Old Brewery Bitter Bitter

17
14 35
Fuller's India Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Fuller's India Pale Ale India Pale Ale (IPA)

18
9 26
Harviestoun Schiehallion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Harviestoun Schiehallion Premium Lager

19
8 27
Belhaven Scottish Ale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Belhaven Scottish Ale Bitter

20
6 23
Ansells Mild is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Ansells Mild Mild Ale

21
6 23
Marstons Revisionist Craft Lag... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Marstons Revisionist Craft Lager Premium Lager

22
7 27
Gritty's Black Fly Stout is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Gritty's Black Fly Stout Stout

23
10 44
Anheuser-Busch O'Doul's Amber ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Keg Beers

24
4 25
Batemans Mocha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Batemans Mocha English Strong Ale

25
4 26
Marble Emancipation is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Keg Beers
Marble Emancipation Saison