Actually 2 beers from each state.
The Sommbeer readers list of the best beer from their state. It’s almost impossible, we admit, to pick just 1 beer. It’s what makes this mind game so much fun.
This list is a living document and will be updated from your comments and feedback. A lot of states still need entries!
- Your State’s Best “Daily Drinker” – It’s your “Go To Beer” sold at grocery stores.
- Your State’s “Trophy Beer” – Words like amazing, complex and hard to find may describe this beer.
Daily Drinker: Hop Knot – Four Peaks Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Love Honey – Lost Forty Brewery
Trophy: BDCS – Ozark Beer Co.
Daily Drinker: Sierra Nevada Pale Ale – Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Trophy: Pliny The Elder – Russian River Brewing Company
Trophy: Juicy Bits – WeldWerks Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Headway IPA Counter Weight Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Dominion Oak Barrel Stout – Old Dominion Brewing Company
Trophy: Burton Baton – Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Daily Drinker: Jai Alai IPA – Cigar City Brewing
Daily Drinker: Sweetwater 420 Extra Pale Ale – SweetWater Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Fist City from Revolution Brewing
Trophy: Bourbon County Brand Stout – Goose Island Beer Co.
Daily Drinker: Deduction – Taxman Brewing Co., Liftoff IPA Daredevil Brewing
Trophy: Dark Lord Imperial Stout | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Daily Drinker: PseudoSue – Toppling Goliath Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: West Sixth IPA – West Sixth Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Stowaway I.P.A. – Baxter Brewing Co.
Trophy: Dinner – Maine Beer Company
Daily Drinker: Duckpin Pale Ale – Union Craft Brewing Company
Trophy: Lot #3 IPA | Evolution Craft Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Samuel Adams Boston Lager – Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Trophy: Be Hoppy from Wormtown Brewery
Daily Drinker: Two Hearted Bell’s Brewery
Trophy: Delusion | Greenbush Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Todd the Axe Man – Surly Brewing Company
Trophy: Barrel Aged Double Shot Double Black – Bent Paddle Brewing Co.
Daily Drinker: Southern Pecan – Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company
Daily Drinker: Alpha Pale Ale – Torn Label Brewing Co
Trophy: MILF by Mother’s Brewing
Trophy: Big Sky’s, Ivan the Terrible BBA RIS
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
Trophy: A Night To End All Dawns – Kane Brewing Company
- New Mexico
- New York
Daily Drinker: Resin – Sixpoint Brewery
Trophy: Mother’s Milk – Keegan Ales
- North Carolina
Daily Drinker: People’s Porter – Foothills Brewing Company
- North Dakota
Daily Drinker: Edmund Fitzgerald Porter – Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Trophy: Bourbon Barrel Aged Siberian Night Imperial Stout – Thirsty Dog Brewing
Daily Drinker: Fresh Squeezed IPA – Deschutes Brewery
Trophy: The Broken Truck – de Garde Brewing
Daily Drinker: Yuengling Traditional Lager – Yuengling Brewery
Trophy: Tröegs Brewing Company Treogenator Doppelbock
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
Daily Drinker: Shiner Bock – Spoetzl Brewery
Daily Drinker: Switchback Ale – Switchback Brewing Company
Trophy: Focal Banger India Pale Ale – The Alchemist Brewery
Daily Drinker: Topcutter – Bale Breaker Brewing Company
Trophy: Quilter’s Irish Death – Iron Horse Brewery
- West Virginia
Daily Drinker: Wheeling Brewing Company McColloch’s Wheat
Daily Drinker: Spotted Cow – New Glarus Brewing Company
Trophy: Central Waters Brewery Ouiconsin Red