America’s 40 Most Delicious Beers

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30. Abner
> Brewery: Hill Farmstead Brewery (Vermont)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.63 out of 5

A double dry-hopped IPA, unfiltered and cloudy orange in color; plenty of fruit in both the aroma and flavor; smooth and luscious.

Source: Courtesy of Columbus Brewing Company

29. Bodhi
> Brewery: Columbus Brewing Company (Ohio)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.47 out of 5

A rich golden-hued IPA, citrusy and hop-forward. A suggestion of pine resin flavor, with a long, dry, almost silky finish.

Source: Courtesy of Lawson’s Finest Liquids

28. Sip Of Sunshine
> Brewery: Lawson’s Finest Liquids (Vermont)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.56 out of 5

Classic IPA, generously hopped but with plenty of malt coming through; floral, with a resiny character and notes of citrus and tropical fruit.

Source: Courtesy of Del Mesa Liquor

27. Focal Banger
> Brewery: The Alchemist Brewery (Vermont)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.57 out of 5

Crisp and lemony, but with a malty sweetness offset by bitter notes; comparatively light, but full of flavor.

Source: Courtesy of Tree House Brewing Company

26. Green
> Brewery: Tree House Brewing Company (Massachusetts)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.58 out of 5

A “cross-continental” IPA (according to the brewery), flavored with Australian and American hops and lots of them; tropical fruit in the aroma and flavor, pronounced bitterness, and excellent balance.