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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955 528
Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Berlin

2
923 427
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
City of Brussels

3
714 419
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

4
597 384
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

5
608 390
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Amsterdam

6
951 494
Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
StealingLighter added Skopje

7
479 348
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Copenhagen

8
398 332
Austria is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Vienna

9
414 265
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Edinburgh

10
302 276
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added London

11
211 136
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Eben Stewart added Tallinn

12
220 185
Norway is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
RobLein added Oslo

13
390 322
Canada is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ottawa

14
269 211
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Stockholm

15
337 286
Australia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Canberra

16
263 175
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Wellington

17
260 259
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Bratislava

18
257 175
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Luxembourg

19
277 203
Finland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Helsinki

20
376 364
England is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
London

21
243 191
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Budapest

22
215 173
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

23
162 135
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
stpavel added Ljubljana

24
295 309
Spain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Madrid

25
572 716
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Washington, D.C.

26
180 251
France is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Paris

27
400 323
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Mexico City

28
254 217
Russia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Moscow

29
241 244
Japan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Tokyo

30
266 252
Italy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Pboy81 added Rome

31
206 202
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

32
280 235
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
bigcraig added Brasília

33
219 202
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Zagreb

34
161 111
Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ferry73 added Jamaica

35
219 203
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
AndyGood added Bangkok

36
293 288
Greece is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
PanagiotisStavropoulos added Athens

37
194 178
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Hanoi

38
201 170
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Phnom Penh

39
243 202
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ozturk Yalcin added Ankara

40
213 224
China is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Beijing

41
262 248
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Lisbon

42
181 153
Laos is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Vientiane

43
210 184
Senegal is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Dakar

44
254 220
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Nairobi

45
425 510
Poland is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
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