Alcohol The Countries with the Best Beer  

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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.
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946 526
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Berlin

2
913 424
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
City of Brussels

3
709 414
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

4
591 379
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

5
604 386
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Amsterdam

6
949 488
Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
StealingLighter added Skopje

7
475 345
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Copenhagen

8
395 329
Austria is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Vienna

9
411 261
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Edinburgh

10
210 131
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Eben Stewart added Tallinn

11
297 273
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added London

12
217 182
Norway is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
RobLein added Oslo

13
386 317
Canada is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ottawa

14
268 207
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Stockholm

15
335 283
Australia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Canberra

16
260 254
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Bratislava

17
261 172
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Wellington

18
256 171
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Luxembourg

19
276 199
Finland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Helsinki

20
373 361
England is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
London

21
243 186
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Budapest

22
215 168
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

23
161 130
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
stpavel added Ljubljana

24
294 305
Spain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Madrid

25
567 713
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Washington, D.C.

26
179 246
France is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Paris

27
253 212
Russia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Moscow

28
397 320
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Mexico City

29
240 241
Japan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Tokyo

30
265 249
Italy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Pboy81 added Rome

31
205 199
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

32
278 233
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
bigcraig added Brasília

33
160 109
Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ferry73 added Jamaica

34
218 200
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Zagreb

35
218 202
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
AndyGood added Bangkok

36
194 176
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Hanoi

37
243 200
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ozturk Yalcin added Ankara

38
200 168
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Phnom Penh

39
292 287
Greece is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
PanagiotisStavropoulos added Athens

40
262 247
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Lisbon

41
212 223
China is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Beijing

42
180 152
Laos is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Vientiane

43
209 183
Senegal is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Dakar

44
253 219
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Nairobi

45
424 508
Poland is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
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