Food

The Countries with the Best Beer 

Ranker Travel
Originally by
Updated June 14, 2019 42.8k votes 5.8k voters 59.8k views 55 items

List Rules Vote up any country with great local beers

List of Countries with the Best Beer. Beer is the world's most widely consumed alcoholic beverage and has been enjoyed by people for centuries. Which country has the best beer? We are going to settle this debate, once and for all. Vote on this list of countries with the best beer and raise a glass for the nation with the finest brew.

Germany is undeniably one of the best countries for beer. Over seven million liters of the beverage is served during Munich's annual tribute to beer, better known as Octoberfest. Löwenbräu, Hofbräuhaus and Spaten all serve their finest locally brewed ales and the world's biggest keg party. Belgium also knows what they are doing in the beer department. Belgium beers are expertly brewed and meant to be savored like a fine wine.

Guinness is one of the most popular beers in the world, making Ireland a major contender for the title of the country that is the king of beer. The United States has great local breweries in every state as well as some of the largest non-craft breweries in the world.

Which country has the best beer? Vote on this list and let us know what variety of beer is your favorite in the comments section.
list ordered by
1
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Berlin
2
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
3
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
City of Brussels
4
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
5
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Amsterdam
6
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Copenhagen
7
Austria is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Vienna
8
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
9
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Edinburgh
10
Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
StealingLighter added Skopje
11
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Budapest
12
Liechtenstein is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
13
England is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
London
14
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Belgrade
15
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added London
16
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Nairobi
17
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria
18
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Buenos Aires
19
Russia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Moscow
20
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Hanoi
21
Lithuania is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Vilnius
22
Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ferry73 added Jamaica
23
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Mexico City
24
China is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Beijing
25
Laos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Vientiane