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A vibrant community of hundreds of thousands of members from more than 100 countries have rated hundreds of thousands of different beers around the world.
What are the best beers in Ethiopia? Based on Beer testers and reviewers, the website has ranked the best beers in Ethiopia. Of the 15 local Ethiopian beers ranked by the reviewers, Dashen Beer, the ruling Front owned beer factory in the Amhara region, has been ranked last, 15th. “The following are the highest rated beers brewed in Ethiopia as they appear in the ranks at RateBeer.com. Beer scores are weighted means so that more ratings for a beer increase the score’s tendency to the beer’s actual mean.” RateBeer notes.
|1||Garden Bräu Ebony||2.82||4||Dunkel/Tmavý|
|2||Garden Bräu Blondy||2.77||4||Dortmunder/Helles|
|3||St George Amber Beer (Ethiopia)||2.72||61||Amber Lager/Vienna|
|4||Hakim Stout||2.72||193||Foreign Stout|
|5||Raya Beer||2.69||5||Pale Lager|
|6||Bedele Beer||2.60||22||Pale Lager|
|7||Habesha Cold Gold||2.51||11||Pale Lager|
|10||Meta Premium||2.25||63||Premium Lager|
|11||Bedele Special Beer||2.24||65||Pale Lager|
|12||Castel Beer (Ethiopia)||2.18||60||Pale Lager|
|13||Meta Beer Export Lager||2.18||71||Pale Lager|
|14||St. George Beer||2.16||208||Pale Lager|
|15||Dashen Beer||2.04||28||Pale Lager|
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