Special Report

America’s 40 Most Delicious Beers

Source: Courtesy of Elysian Brewing

20. Space Dust
> Brewery: Elysian Brewing Company (Washington)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.08 out of 5

Caramel, citrus, and stone fruits in the nose; round and smooth, with some earthy, grassy notes.

Source: Courtesy of Sixpoint Brewery

19. Jammer
> Brewery: Sixpoint Brewery (Michigan)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 3.54 out of 5

Tart, slightly funky aroma; grainy and citrusy in the mouth, with medium body, mild acidity, and medium hop character.

Source: Courtesy of 450 North Brewing Company

18. Citra Nuggets
> Brewery: 450 North Brewing Company (Indiana)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.17 out of 5

Hazy yellow, with orange and lemon in the nose; cantaloupe, pineapple, and resin on the palate.

Source: Courtesy of Rhinegeist Brewery

17. Saber Tooth Tiger
> Brewery: Rhinegeist Brewery (Ohio)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 4.14 out of 5

Thick and smooth, with citrus and tropical fruit in the nose and mouth; well-balanced, with mild carbonation and some sweetness in the finish.

Source: Courtesy of New Belgium Brewing Company

16. Voodoo Ranger IPA
> Brewery: New Belgium Brewing (Colorado)
> Beer Advocate avg. rating: 3.78 out of 5

Plenty of hops and some grass in the aroma; big and medium-dry on the palate, with citrus and some spice.