2019 Best Beers & Breweries In America

posted Thursday, Aug 01, 2019  |  10:21PM

Every year Zymurgy Magazine (made by the Home Brewer’s Association) calls out to fans and readers to vote on the best beers in America.  This list is compiled into the Top 25 overall beers in U.S., best breweries by state, and best beers by state.

We are proud to be partnered with the breweries below who made the lists this year; and a huge congrats to our partners at Bell’s Brewery with Two Hearted Ale being voted the #1 Beer in America 3 years in a row!

Unless otherwise noted, the beers listed are available year round in our markets of Ohio [OH], Indiana [IN], and Florida [FL].*


Best Beers in America

1.  Bell’s Two Hearted [FL]

4. Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)** [IN]

6. Founders CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)** [IN]

T7. Founders All Day IPA [IN]

T7. Bell’s Hopslam** [FL]

T9. Founders Breakfast Stout [IN]

T12. Three Floyd’s Zombie Dust [OH]

14. Left Hand Milk Stout Nitro [FL, IN, OH]

T18. Boulevard Tank 7 [OH]

23. North Coast Old Rasputin [FL, IN, OH]



Best Breweries

1. Bell’s Brewery [FL]

2. Founders Brewing Company [IN]

5. Dogfish Head CraftBrewery [OH]

T10. Stone Brewing [FL, IN, OH]

T12. Boulevard Brewing [OH]

17. Three Floyd’s Brewing [OH]

23. Left Hand Brewing Co. [FL, IN, OH]


Best Brewery and Beer By State

Delaware: Dogfish Head Brewery/ Dogfish Head Brewery 90 Minute IPA

Indiana: Three Floyd’s Brewing/ Three Floyd’s Brewing Zombie Dust

Maryland: — / Heavy Seas Loose Cannon IPA

Michigan: Bell’s Brewery/ Bell’s Brewery Two Hearted

Missouri: Boulevard Brewing Co./ Boulevard Brewing Co. Tank 7

New York: Brewery Ommegang/ Sixpoint Resin

Ohio: Fat Head’s Brewery/ Great Lakes Brewing Edmund Fitzgerald

Oklahoma: Prairie Artisan Ales/ Prairie Bomb!


To see the full list of Best Beers, click HERE.  To see the full list of Best Beer & Breweries by State, click HERE.  Lastly, if your business is located in Ohio, Indiana, or Florida and you would like to carry the Best Beers in America, click HERE to become a customer or reach out to your local Cavalier Rep.

*If you live outside of Ohio, Indiana, or Florida, please refer to the brewery websites to see if their products are available in your area.

**Available for a limited time