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

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

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508 353
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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441 328
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Netherlands Amsterdam

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380 320
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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318 295
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Denmark Copenhagen

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214 198
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added United Kingdom London

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308 216
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Scotland Edinburgh

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263 283
Austria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Austria Vienna

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137 81
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Eben Stewart added Estonia Tallinn

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141 93
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
stpavel added Slovenia Ljubljana

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305 273
Canada is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Canada Ottawa

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306 298
England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
England London

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263 254
Spain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Spain Madrid

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Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Luxembourg Luxembourg

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Australia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Australia Canberra

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Hungary is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Hungary Budapest

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218 161
Finland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Finland Helsinki

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199 219
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Slovakia Bratislava

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203 139
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
New Zealand Wellington

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198 174
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Sweden Stockholm

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Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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

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France is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added France Paris

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Italy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Pboy81 added Italy Rome

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United States of America is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
United States of America Washington, D.C.

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Croatia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Croatia Zagreb

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202 166
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Portugal Lisbon

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South Africa is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

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165 117
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ozturk Yalcin added Turkey Ankara

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Russia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Russia Moscow

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Poland is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Poland Warsaw

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Japan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Japan Tokyo

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197 203
Greece is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
PanagiotisStavropoulos added Greece Athens

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

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170 162
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
bigcraig added Brazil Brasília

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260 245
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Mexico Mexico City

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Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ferry73 added Jamaica

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136 156
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
AndyGood added Thailand Bangkok

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Laos is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Laos Vientiane

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107 116
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Cambodia Phnom Penh

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137 144
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Kenya Nairobi

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97 108
Senegal is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Senegal Dakar

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127 185
China is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
China Beijing