South Carolina

● 78 SC breweries
● 14% distro out of SC
● 64% bottle/can
● 462 medals won

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The breweries below are considered top hauls based on their haul index, which is calculated using the # and type of medals they have won, and/or the # of top rated beers they have for the state of South Carolina. The list is restricted to ONLY include independent breweries.

Choose a style below to view highly rated/awarded beers from South Carolina breweries. The lists below exclude beers from non-independent and chain breweries.

Light ales
Gullah Cream Ale
Cream Ale

Park Circle
Pale/Blonde Ale

Palmetto Trail Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Carolinian
Pale/Blonde Ale

All Simcoe Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Mars Express
Pale/Blonde Ale

All Cascade Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

32/50 Kolsch
Kolsch

Dead Arm Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

All Chinook Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Belafonte
Pale/Blonde Ale

New Rye Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Back Pocket Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Galaxy Quest Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

One Claw
Pale/Blonde Ale

Citrus All Pro
Pale/Blonde Ale

Fermette Blonde
Pale/Blonde Ale

Blonde Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Beach Bully
Pale/Blonde Ale

Cacalacky Dream Machine
Cream Ale

IPAs
Two Claw
IPA

India Pale Ale
IPA

Citrocity
IPA

Overly Friendly IPA
IPA

Operation Jackpot
IPA

Sip Sip Pass Pass IPA
IPA

Chocolate Orange IPA
IPA

Fripa
IPA

DDH Sungazer
IPA

Sungazer
IPA

Rinse / Repeat - Galaxy
IPA

Fountain Drink
IPA

DDH Covercraft
IPA

Rinse / Repeat - Citra
IPA

Zooma
IPA

Rinse / Repeat - Motueka Wakatu
IPA

Rinse / Repeat - Galaxy
IPA

Alpha Crucis
IPA

Three Claw
IPA

Bound By Time
IPA

Imperial IPAs
Up The Creek
Imperial IPA

Boy King Double IPA
Imperial IPA

Dirty Myrtle
Imperial IPA

Pallet Rider
Imperial IPA

Viridi Rex
Imperial IPA

Yeast Wrangler
Imperial IPA

Backoff Warchild
Imperial IPA

Extra Sunny
Imperial IPA

Shanes Big DIPA
Imperial IPA

Problem Child
Imperial IPA

Oak Aged Citra Shake
Imperial IPA

Hop to Trot
Imperial IPA

The Contrarian
Imperial IPA

Double Indemnity
Imperial IPA

Force Ten
Imperial IPA

Amber, red, irish, and black ales
Thoroughbred Red
Amber/Red Ale

River Falls Red Ale
Amber/Red Ale

Event Horizon
Black Ale

Carnie Fire
Amber/Red Ale

Flannel
Amber/Red Ale

Black Perle
Black Ale

Broad River Red
Amber/Red Ale

Mosquito Stone
Amber/Red Ale

Irish Whip
Amber/Red Ale

Appalachian Amber Ale
Amber/Red Ale

Waccamaw Red
Amber/Red Ale

Irish Honey Ale
Irish Ale

Tides
Amber/Red Ale

Matte Black
Black Ale

Brown ales, altbiers, scottish, and ESB
Oh My Darlyn
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

Lord Proprietors Mild
ESB/Mild Ale

Broad Path Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Rye Knot Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Red Legs Scotch Ale
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

ALTerior Motive
Brown Ale/Altbier

Peanut Butter & Jelly
Brown Ale/Altbier

Pecan Dream
Brown Ale/Altbier

Hazelnut Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

Zapp Brownigan
Brown Ale/Altbier

Wee Heavy Bevvy
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

Brown Eyed Squirrel
Brown Ale/Altbier

Bad Mama Jama
Brown Ale/Altbier

Bald Eagle Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Porters
Pluff Mud Porter
Porter

Ominous at Best
Imperial Porter

Pro Bono Vanilla Porter
Imperial Porter

Porter Smoked
Porter

Chocolate Rye Porter
Porter

Back From The Dead
Porter

Trainsporter
Porter

Tumbling Monk
Porter

Evening Post Porter
Porter

Stouts
Coffee Oatmeal Stout
Stout

Bulls Bay Oyster Stout
Stout

Milk Stout
Stout

Mudlark
Stout

World Court Mocha Blonde Stout
Stout

Mexican Cupcake
Stout

Udderly Milk Stout
Stout

Bowens Island Oyster Stout
Stout

Half Calf
Stout

Midnight Special
Stout

Feeling My Oats
Stout

Shadow of Death
Stout

Nights Like These
Stout

Knowledge Perk Stout
Stout

My Morning Stout
Stout

Crowfoot
Stout

Banana Split Chocolate Stout
Stout

Total Eclipse Stout
Stout

Good Boy Stout
Stout

Indah Coffee Stout
Stout

Imperial Stouts
Mexican Cake
Imperial Stout

Mexican Coffee Cake
Imperial Stout

8th Anniversary
Imperial Stout

Gates of Smordor
Imperial Stout

Siberian Black Magic Panther
Imperial Stout

Mini Growler
Imperial Stout

Blackbeerd Imperial Stout
Imperial Stout

Kaldi Imperial Coffee Stout
Imperial Stout

Tabasco BA Imperial Milk Stout
Imperial Stout

CocoNaughty - Maple BA
Imperial Stout

CocoNaughty - Vanilla BA
Imperial Stout

Gates of Smordor - BBA
Imperial Stout

Angry Mash Oatmeal Stout
Imperial Stout

Lily the Great - BBA
Imperial Stout

4th Anniversary -BA
Imperial Stout

Collision Stout - BA
Imperial Stout

Lily the Great
Imperial Stout

Blackbeerd Imperial Stout - BB
Imperial Stout

5th Anniversary -BA
Imperial Stout

OFYMD
Imperial Stout

Barleywines and Strong Ales
Quadtum Leap
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Chateau
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wadmalaw Sunset
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Midnight Marsh
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Bell Ringer
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Anfernee - Whiskey BA
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Old Nuptial
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Anfernee - Red Wine BA
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Bull Sluice
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

BBA Mule of Uncommon Generosity
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Gingerbread Man Winter Warmer
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Manuel Fantastico
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Kilt Lifter
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

One Year Anniversary
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wood Notes - Vol 4. BBA Brune
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Vanilla Missed Your Plane
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Empress Rising - Mole
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Barrel Aged Over Board
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wild/sour ales, gose, and berliener weiss
Whiskey Sour
Wild/Sour Ale

Sour Blackberry Raspberry
Wild/Sour Ale

Cmon Sunshine
Wild/Sour Ale

Leopold
Wild/Sour Ale

Gozu
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Mr. Chipper
Wild/Sour Ale

Gose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Key Lime Pie Gose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Mojito Gose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Red 5 Standing By
Wild/Sour Ale

June Princess
Wild/Sour Ale

18 Mile Red Grand Cru
Wild/Sour Ale

Rambling Rubus
Wild/Sour Ale

Margarita Gose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Paper Airplanes
Wild/Sour Ale

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Gose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Sour Passionfruit
Wild/Sour Ale

Weisse Weisse Baby - Blueberry
Wild/Sour Ale

Zoose Joose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Lemon Cucumber Gose
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Saisons and Biere de garde
Rustic Sunday
Saison/Biere de Garde

Brand New Eyes
Saison/Biere de Garde

September Saison
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison Du Fus
Saison/Biere de Garde

La Finca Miami
Saison/Biere de Garde

5 Branches Biere de Garde
Saison/Biere de Garde

The Anchorage
Saison/Biere de Garde

Ism: House Saison
Saison/Biere de Garde

Casco Viejo
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison Non Non
Saison/Biere de Garde

Belgian-Styles
Rumblefish
Belgian Style

Lazy Lover
Belgian Style

Baby Its Cold Outside
Belgian Style

General Saturday
Belgian Style

Tampanian Devil
Belgian Style

Out at Third
Belgian Style

Abbey 8
Belgian Style

Randys Grand Cru
Belgian Style

Apis
Belgian Style

Squad Up
Belgian Style

Weatherman
Belgian Style

Witty Twister
Belgian Style

Rhombus
Belgian Style

Betty Wit
Belgian Style

Holiday Honey Tripel
Belgian Style

Whitey
Belgian Style

Lagers
Smooth Like Jazz
Lager

Helles Lager
Lager

Luminescent Lager
Lager

Deep Water Dopplebock
Lager

Ralf
Lager

New Years Resolution
Lager

Dark Bier
Lager

Lager
Lager

Old Nitrolee
Lager

Marzen
Lager

Probation Pilsner
Lager

Sunset Amber
Lager

Dopple Bock
Lager

Light Rock Ale
Lager

Pilsner
Lager

Sometimes Goats
Lager

Beau Rivage Bock
Lager

Lager
Lager

Up Shem Creek
Lager

Fishin Beer
Lager

Wheat Beers and Hefeweizen
Wise One
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Twisted Lemon Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Elch Dunkel
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Washout Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Dunkelweisse
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Bull St. Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Munich Dunkel
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Hotel Rendezvous
Wheat Beer/Hefe

864 Weizen
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Other styles (vegetable, fruit, spiced)
Opuntia
Other Style

Lowcountry Ambrosia
Herb/Spiced Beer

Lassi What You Think About This
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

¡ndale! Pale Ale
Herb/Spiced Beer

Peachy King
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Smoked Rye Pale Ale
Herb/Spiced Beer

Conduplico Immundus Monachus
Other Style

Peach Wheat
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Red Whitey
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Rhubarb Gose
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Stupid Sexy
Other Style

Tugonut
Other Style

Lowe Down Brown
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Boy Genius
Other Style

Southern Tater
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Tanlines and Coffee
Herb/Spiced Beer

Katie Beer
Other Style

Darth Marwhal
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

Ponce
Other Style

Son Of A Peach
Fruit/Vegetable Beer