Alcohol The Countries with the Best Beer  

Ranker Travel
Originally by
28.7k votes 4.2k voters 49.1k views 45 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
981 544
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Berlin

2
950 440
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
City of Brussels

3
736 432
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

4
615 398
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

5
618 404
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Amsterdam

6
954 510
Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
StealingLighter added Skopje

7
492 357
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Copenhagen

8
408 341
Austria is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Vienna

9
424 273
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Edinburgh

10
315 291
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added London

11
401 336
Canada is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ottawa

12
213 147
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Eben Stewart added Tallinn

13
224 198
Norway is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
RobLein added Oslo

14
273 222
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Stockholm

15
267 267
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Bratislava

16
339 295
Australia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Canberra

17
265 185
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Wellington

18
258 184
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Luxembourg

19
384 374
England is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
London

20
279 212
Finland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Helsinki

21
245 199
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Budapest

22
218 181
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

23
298 317
Spain is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Madrid

24
588 724
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Washington, D.C.

25
162 142
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
stpavel added Ljubljana