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

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Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
StealingLighter added Republic of Macedonia Skopje

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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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482 341
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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429 312
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Netherlands Amsterdam

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359 311
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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311 275
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Denmark Copenhagen

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254 258
Austria is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Austria Vienna

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193 185
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
BenNicholson added United Kingdom London

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292 206
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Scotland Edinburgh

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269 233
Australia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Australia Canberra

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295 263
Canada is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Canada Ottawa

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191 207
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Slovakia Bratislava

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128 70
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Eben Stewart added Estonia Tallinn

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255 245
Spain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Spain Madrid

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United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
United States of America Washington, D.C.

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England is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
England London

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Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
stpavel added Slovenia Ljubljana

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128 170
France is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added France Paris

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115 137
Norway is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
RobLein added Norway Oslo

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201 128
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Luxembourg Luxembourg

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176 165
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Sweden Stockholm

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181 144
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Hungary Budapest

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198 152
Finland is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Finland Helsinki

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Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer

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Poland is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Poland Warsaw

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176 131
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
New Zealand Wellington

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Italy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Pboy81 added Italy Rome

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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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142 161
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Croatia Zagreb

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134 163
Russia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Russia Moscow

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

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Greece is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
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Turkey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ozturk Yalcin added Turkey Ankara

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Mexico is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Mexico Mexico City

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89 139
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Vietnam Hanoi

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115 158
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
bigcraig added Brazil Brasília

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83 153
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
AndyGood added Thailand Bangkok

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

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82 140
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Kenya Nairobi

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52 107
Laos is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Laos Vientiane

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53 113
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Adder added Cambodia Phnom Penh

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

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Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Beer
Ferry73 added Jamaica