Highest rated beer in Ohio

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October 28, 2022
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Highest rated beer in Ohio

If you drink beer—any beer—you've likely heard of the craft beer revolution, and you likely fall into one of two camps: IPA warrior or lager loyalist. The great thing about a beer-related revolution is that there is no wrong side. Whatever your preference, cheers to you.

The burgeoning brewery business is indeed a revolution by many counts. According to the Brewers Association, the number of breweries in the United States grew 390% from 2010 to 2020—all while beer consumption, on average, was declining.

Like all revolutions, this, too, began as a desire for change—as an overthrow of the old and the monopolistic. In 2010, Anheuser-Busch InBev and Molson Coors (formerly MillerCoors), two of the largest beer companies in the world, comprised roughly 77% of total beer sales in the U.S. In 2020, that share was 60%, with smaller brewers claiming a larger share toward the end of the decade.

With a taste of the innovations and variety coming out of craft breweries, consumers are demanding a higher quality product, and are willing to pay more for it. Over the last decade, beer prices have increased by 33%.

If you've ever been curious about which beers are most popular in your home state, we have the answer. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated beer in Ohio using ratings from BeerAdvocate. A maximum of 5 beers per brewery were included.

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#30. Chillwave

- Rating: 4.27 (3,423 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 9.00%
- Brewery: Great Lakes Brewing Co.
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#29. Axis Mundi - Coffee And Vanilla - Barrel-Aged

- Rating: 4.3 (140 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 10.50%
- Brewery: MadTree Brewing
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#28. Galaxy High

- Rating: 4.29 (300 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 9.50%
- Brewery: MadTree Brewing
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#27. T.O.R.I.S. The Tyrant

- Rating: 4.31 (250 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 13.80%
- Brewery: Hoppin' Frog Brewery
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#26. Citra High

- Rating: 4.31 (277 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 9.50%
- Brewery: MadTree Brewing
- Read more on BeerAdvocate

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#25. White Rajah

- Rating: 4.3 (2,373 ratings)
- Type: American IPA
- ABV: 6.80%
- Brewery: The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#24. B.O.R.I.S. The Crusher - Extended Barrel-Aged

- Rating: 4.35 (85 ratings)
- Type: Oatmeal Stout
- ABV: 9.40%
- Brewery: Hoppin' Frog Brewery
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#23. Barrel-Aged Q.O.R.I.S. the Quasher

- Rating: 4.45 (28 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 15.70%
- Brewery: Hoppin' Frog Brewery
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#22. El Lupulo Libre

- Rating: 4.32 (277 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 8.80%
- Brewery: The Brew Kettle Taproom & Smokehouse / Production Works
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#21. Yakima Fresh Hop

- Rating: 4.34 (128 ratings)
- Type: American IPA
- ABV: 7.00%
- Brewery: Columbus Brewing Company
- Read more on BeerAdvocate

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#20. D.O.R.I.S. The Destroyer - Barrel-Aged

- Rating: 4.33 (458 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 10.50%
- Brewery: Hoppin' Frog Brewery
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#19. Head Hunter

- Rating: 4.33 (4,528 ratings)
- Type: American IPA
- ABV: 7.50%
- Brewery: Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#18. BBA Fitness Freak

- Rating: 4.41 (55 ratings)
- Type: American Imperial Stout
- ABV: 14.00%
- Brewery: Hoof Hearted Brewing
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#17. T.O.R.I.S. The Tyrant - Barrel-Aged

- Rating: 4.39 (77 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 13.80%
- Brewery: Hoppin' Frog Brewery
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#16. Hop Stalker Fresh Hop IPA

- Rating: 4.34 (587 ratings)
- Type: American IPA
- ABV: 7.50%
- Brewery: Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
- Read more on BeerAdvocate

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BeerAdvocate

#15. Konkey Dong

- Rating: 4.36 (357 ratings)
- Type: New England IPA
- ABV: 8.00%
- Brewery: Hoof Hearted Brewing
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#14. Blackout Stout - Barrel-Aged

- Rating: 4.35 (1,869 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 9.50%
- Brewery: Great Lakes Brewing Co.
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#13. Wulver

- Rating: 4.36 (1,683 ratings)
- Type: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy
- ABV: 12.00%
- Brewery: Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#12. Roller Blabe DIPA

- Rating: 4.37 (379 ratings)
- Type: New England IPA
- ABV: 8.00%
- Brewery: Hoof Hearted Brewing
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#11. IBUsive

- Rating: 4.39 (313 ratings)
- Type: American IPA
- ABV: 7.50%
- Brewery: Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
- Read more on BeerAdvocate

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#10. Key Bump

- Rating: 4.41 (139 ratings)
- Type: New England IPA
- ABV: 10.50%
- Brewery: Hoof Hearted Brewing
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#9. Creeper

- Rating: 4.39 (445 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 10.00%
- Brewery: Columbus Brewing Company
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#8. Dark Apparition - Double Barrel-Aged

- Rating: 4.52 (46 ratings)
- Type: Russian Imperial Stout
- ABV: 13.00%
- Brewery: Jackie O's Brewpub
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#7. Hop JuJu

- Rating: 4.45 (2,396 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 9.00%
- Brewery: Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#6. Bourbon Barrel Black Maple

- Rating: 4.46 (1,140 ratings)
- Type: Imperial Porter
- ABV: 13.10%
- Brewery: Jackie O's Brewpub
- Read more on BeerAdvocate

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#5. Bodhi

- Rating: 4.46 (1,785 ratings)
- Type: Imperial IPA
- ABV: 8.50%
- Brewery: Columbus Brewing Company
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#4. Bourbon Barrel Champion Ground

- Rating: 4.47 (699 ratings)
- Type: American Imperial Stout
- ABV: 12.90%
- Brewery: Jackie O's Brewpub
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#3. Bourbon Barrel Oro Negro

- Rating: 4.48 (617 ratings)
- Type: American Imperial Stout
- ABV: 12.10%
- Brewery: Jackie O's Brewpub
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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#2. Dragonsaddle

- Rating: 4.49 (382 ratings)
- Type: New England IPA
- ABV: 11.50%
- Brewery: Hoof Hearted Brewing
- Read more on BeerAdvocate
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BeerAdvocate

#1. Appervation

- Rating: 4.52 (334 ratings)
- Type: American Imperial Stout
- ABV: 15.00%
- Brewery: Jackie O's Brewpub
- Read more on BeerAdvocate

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