* These entries moved in the Great Power Hour Re-Rank of 2018


Beer Tier: The Cream of the Crop

Current #1 - PseudoSue

Résumé

  • Brewery: Toppling Goliath Brewing Company

  • Style: American Pale Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 4.52/5 (World-Class)

#2 - Pyramid Snow Cap Winter Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Pyramid Brewing Co.

  • Style: Winter Warmer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 7.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.51/5 (Good)

#3 - Lagunitas NightTime Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Lagunitas Brewing Company

  • Style: American Black Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 8.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 4.1/5 (Exceptional)

#4 - Spotted Cow

Résumé

  • Brewery: New Glarus Brewing Company

  • Style: Cream Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 83 (Good)

#5 - Rodenbach Grand Cru*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Brouwerij Rodenbach N.V.

  • Style: Flanders Red Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 95 (World Class)

#6 - Prima Pils

Résumé

  • Brewery: Victory Brewing Company - Downingtown

  • Style: German Pilsener

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.30%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 4.02/5 (Exceptional)

#7 - Sierra Nevada Hazy Little Thing IPA

Résumé

  • Brewery: Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

  • Style: American IPA

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.70%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.96/5 (Very Good)

#8 - Radeberger

Résumé

  • Brewery: Radeberger Exportbierbrauerei

  • Style: German Pilsener

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.59/5 (Good)

#9 - Optimism Brewery ...Before The Dawn

Résumé

  • Brewery: Optimism Brewing Company

  • Style: Imperial Stout

  • Alcohol by Volume: 9.40%

  • Beer Advocate Score: No Ranking

#10 - Elysian Night Owl Pumpkin Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Elysian Brewing Company

  • Style: Pumpkin Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.70%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.95/5 (Very Good)


Beer Tier: Wild Cards

#11 - Jubelale Winter Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Deschutes Brewery

  • Style: Winter Warmer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.70%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.93/5 (Very Good)

#12 - Red Hook ESB

Résumé

  • Brewery: Red Hook Ale Brewery

  • Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.41/5 (Okay)

#13 - Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout

Résumé

  • Brewery: North Coast Brewing Co.

  • Style: Russian Imperial Stout

  • Alcohol by Volume: 9.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 95 (World Class)

#14 - Swivelhead Red IRA

Résumé

  • Brewery: Deschutes Brewery

  • Style: American Amber / Red Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 84 (Good)

#15 - Longboard Lager

Résumé

  • Brewery: Kona Brewing Company

  • Style: American Pale Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 77 (Okay)

#16 - Foster's

Résumé

  • Brewery: Foster's Group Limited

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.54/5 (Poor)

#17 - Santo

Résumé

  • Brewery: Saint Arnold Brewing Company

  • Style: Kölsch

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.70%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.41/5 (Okay)

#18 - Fat Tire

Résumé

  • Brewery: New Belgium Brewing

  • Style: Amber Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.6/5 (Good)

#19 - Session*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub

  • Style: American Pale Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.10%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.65/5

#20 - Family Vacation Beer!

Résumé

  • Brewery: Roadhouse Brewing Co. 

  • Style: American Blonde Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.90%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.52/5 (Good)

#21 - Rainier*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Rainier Brewing Company

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 68 (Poor)

#22 - Leinenkugel's Original*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.94/5 (Poor)

#23 - Newcastle Brown Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Heineken Nederland B.V.

  • Style: English Brown Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.70%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.32/5 (Okay)

#24 - Overcast Espresso Stout

Résumé

  • Brewery: Oakshire Brewing

  • Style: American Stout

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.85/5 (Very Good)

#25 - Fremont Parkland Pils

Résumé

  • Brewery: Fremont Brewing Company

  • Style: Pilsner

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.86/5 (Very Good)

#26 - Samuel Adams Boston Lager

Résumé

  • Brewery: Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

  • Style: Vienna Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.74/5 (Good)

#27 - Stella Artois

Résumé

  • Brewery: Stella Artois

  • Style: Euro Pale Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.09/5 (Okay)

#28 - Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy

Résumé

  • Brewery: Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

  • Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.17/5 (Okay)

#29 - Bud Light Platinum

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.22/5 (Poor)

#30 - Great Lakes Christmas Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Great Lakes Brewing Co.

  • Style: Winter Warmer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 7.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.95/5 (Very Good)

#31 - Alaskan Amber

Résumé

  • Brewery: Alaskan Brewing Co.

  • Style: Altbier

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.30%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.64/5 (Good)

#32 - Crikey IPA*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Reuben's Brews

  • Style: American IPA

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 89 (Very Good)

#33 - Ugly Pug

Résumé

  • Brewery: Rahr & Sons Brewing Company

  • Style: Schwarzbier

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.63/5 (Good)


Beer Tier: Mild Cards

#34 - Uinta Baba Black Lager

Résumé

  • Brewery: Uinta Brewing Company

  • Style: Schwarzbier

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.77/5 (Very Good)

#35 - Montucky Cold Snack

Résumé

  • Brewery: Melanie Brewing Company

  • Style: American Pale Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.92/5 (Poor)

#36 - Hoegaarden

Résumé

  • Brewery: Brouwerij van Hoegaarden, Belgium

  • Style: Witbier

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.90%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 63.3%

#37 - Blue Moon

Résumé

  • Brewery: Coors Brewing Company

  • Style: Witbier

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.40%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 78 (Okay)

#38 - Blatz*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Pabst Brewing Company

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.90%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 65 (Poor)

#39 - Corona Extra

Résumé

  • Brewery: Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.34/5 (Poor)

#40 - Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

Résumé

  • Brewery: Sierra Nevada Brewing Co

  • Style: American IPA

  • Alcohol by Volume: 7.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 92 (Outstanding)

#41 - Tipsy Toboggan

Résumé

  • Brewery: Two Beers Brewing Co.

  • Style: Winter Warmer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 4.12/5 (Exceptional)

#42 - Grain Belt

Résumé

  • Brewery: August Schell Brewing Company

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.25/5 (Okay)

#43 - Modelo Especial

Résumé

  • Brewery: Grupo Modelo S.A. de C.V.

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.40%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.82/5 (Poor)

#44 - Tecate*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Cervecería Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, S.A. de C.V.

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 62 (Poor)

#45 - Dale's Pale Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

  • Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.88/5 (Very Good)

#46 - Lake Huron Blueberry Berlinerweisse Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Lake Effect Brewing Co. 

  • Style: Berliner Weisse 

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.83/5 (Very Good)

#47 - Melvin Killer Bees

Résumé

  • Brewery: Melvin Brewing / Thai Me Up

  • Style: American Blonde Ale

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.67/5 (Good)

#48 - Heineken

Résumé

  • Brewery: Heineken Nederland B.V.

  • Style: Euro Pale Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 7.3% liked it

#49 - Ayinger Bräu Weisse*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Privatbrauerei Franz Inselkammer KG / Brauerei Aying

  • Style: Hefeweizen

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.10%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 92 (Outstanding)


Beer Tier: The Deplorables

#50 - Busch Light

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: American Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.10%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 1.86/5 (Awful)

#51 - Bud Light Lime

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.17/5 (Poor)

#52 - Guinness Draught Stout

Résumé

  • Brewery: Guinness Ltd.

  • Style: Irish Dry Stout

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.65/5 (Good)

#53 - Pabst Blue Ribbon

Résumé

  • Brewery: Pabst Brewing Company

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.74%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 70 (Okay)

#54 - Rolling Rock

Résumé

  • Brewery: Latrobe Brewing Co.

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 63 (Poor)

#55 - Miller Genuine Draft

Résumé

  • Brewery: Miller Brewing Co.

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.66%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.27/5 (Poor)

#56 - Schofferhofer Hefeweizen Grapefruit

Résumé

  • Brewery: Binding-Brauerei AG

  • Style: Hefeweizen

  • Alcohol by Volume: 2.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 80 (Good)

#57 - Coors Light

Résumé

  • Brewery: Coors Brewing Company

  • Style: Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.03/5

#58 - Miller Lite*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Miller Brewing Company

  • Style: Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.17%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 55 (Awful)

#59 - Michelob Ultra

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 47 (Awful)

#60 - Miller 64

Résumé

  • Brewery: Miller Brewing Company

  • Style: Light Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 2.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 52 (Awful)

#61 - America (Budweiser)

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 58 (Awful)

#62 - Schlitz

Résumé

  • Brewery: JOS. Schlitz Brewing Co. (Pabst)

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.60%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.9/5

#63 - Tsingtao

Résumé

  • Brewery: Tsingtao Brewery Co., Ltd.

  • Style: Euro Pale Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.76/5 (Poor)

#64 - Molson Canadian*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Molson Coors Canada

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 68 (Poor)

#65 - Beck’s

Résumé

  • Brewery: Brauerei Beck & Co. 

  • Style: German Pilsner

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.77/5 (Poor)

#66 - Bud Light Orange

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 2.77/5 (Poor)

#67 - Milwaukee's Best Premium

Résumé

  • Brewery: Miller Brewing Co.

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 1.86/5 (Awful)

#68 - Olympia

Résumé

  • Brewery: Pabst Brewing Company

  • Style: American Adjunct Lager

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.78%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 66 (Poor)


Beer Tier: Russian Radioactives

#69 - Palisades Pineapple*

Résumé

  • Brewery: Golden Road Brewing

  • Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.80%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 84 (Good)

#70 - Not Your Father's Mountain Ale

Résumé

  • Brewery: Small Town Brewery

  • Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 3.2/5 (Okay)

#71 - O'Doul's

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: Low Alcohol Beer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 0.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 56 (Awful)

#72 - Smirnoff Ice

Résumé

  • Brewery: Smirnoff (Diageo)

  • Style: Beer Alternative with a Malt Base

  • Alcohol by Volume: 5.50%

  • Beer Advocate Score: N/A

#73 - Bud Light Chelada

Résumé

  • Brewery: Anheuser-Busch

  • Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

  • Alcohol by Volume: 4.20%

  • Beer Advocate Score: 1.86/5 (Awful)

#74 - Sparks

Résumé

  • Brewery: Steel Brewing (Miller Brewing Co.)

  • Style: Beer Alternative with a Malt Base

  • Alcohol by Volume: 6.00%

  • Beer Advocate Score: N/A