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30th Anniversary - Grand Cru - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

30th Anniversary - Grand Cru30th Anniversary - Grand Cru

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

755 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 755
Reviews: 463
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 9.48%


Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: GratefulBeerGuy on 11-04-2010)
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UCLABrewN84

California

4.05/5  rDev -4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a hazy reddish brown with a huge 3 inch whitish-red head that fades to a small cap. Nice sticky latticework of lacing forms around the glass on the drink down. Smells of malt, brown sugar, huge amounts of hops, and woody aromas. Taste is of huge citrus zest/pine hops with a sweet malt finish. The woody aroma I was getting does not really present itself in the taste. Mild hop bitterness on the palate fades after each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly thick and sticky mouthfeel. Overall, this is a good beer with nice hop aromas and flavors. A nice 30th anniversary offering from Sierra Nevada.

Serving type: bottle

07-10-2011 07:48:32 | More by UCLABrewN84
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30th Anniversary - Grand Cru from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
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