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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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Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
StealingLighter added Republic of Macedonia Skopje

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682 430
Germany is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Germany Berlin

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658 385
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Belgium City of Brussels

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515 361
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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443 338
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Netherlands Amsterdam

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387 326
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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322 303
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Denmark Copenhagen

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311 225
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Scotland Edinburgh

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267 288
Austria is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Austria Vienna

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221 213
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added United Kingdom London

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138 88
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Eben Stewart added Estonia Tallinn

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313 280
Canada is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Canada Ottawa

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224 139
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Luxembourg Luxembourg

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142 98
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
stpavel added Slovenia Ljubljana

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280 247
Australia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Australia Canberra

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204 154
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Hungary Budapest

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267 259
Spain is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Spain Madrid

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310 306
England is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
England London

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205 141
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
New Zealand Wellington

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218 163
Finland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Finland Helsinki

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202 175
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Sweden Stockholm

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184 142
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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201 220
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Slovakia Bratislava

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138 148
Norway is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
RobLein added Norway Oslo

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200 162
Italy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Pboy81 added Italy Rome

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152 183
France is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added France Paris

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180 168
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

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207 168
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Portugal Lisbon

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200 168
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Croatia Zagreb

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176 120
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ozturk Yalcin added Turkey Ankara

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203 170
Russia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Russia Moscow

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461 626
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
United States of America Washington, D.C.

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202 209
Japan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Japan Tokyo

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92 43
Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ferry73 added Jamaica

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220 205
Greece is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
PanagiotisStavropoulos added Greece Athens

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163 144
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Vietnam Hanoi

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194 163
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
bigcraig added Brazil Brasília

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287 246
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Mexico Mexico City

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157 160
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
AndyGood added Thailand Bangkok

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126 112
Laos is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Laos Vientiane

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340 407
Poland is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Poland Warsaw

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120 109
Senegal is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Senegal Dakar

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128 117
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Cambodia Phnom Penh

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159 144
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Kenya Nairobi

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148 185
China is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
China Beijing