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Grand Cru Winter Reserve - Flying Fish Brewing Company

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Grand Cru Winter ReserveGrand Cru Winter Reserve

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BA SCORE
82
good

429 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 429
Reviews: 216
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 13.77%
Wants: 4
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Flying Fish Brewing Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: pezoids on 09-14-2002)
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LordChesterfield

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3.93/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Interesting flat pale color with thin but strong head retention. It tastes very fruity obvious spicy tasting hops that really jive with the fruity malt. Thin and clean body and mouthfeel yet very complex. It seemed so fresh and refreshing that I downed 4. I'm proud to call this beer local, as local as you can get, brewed one town over from mine.

Serving type: on-tap

01-05-2006 01:47:17 | More by LordChesterfield
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S: Moderate aromas of Belgian and fruity yeast as well as candi sugars are present in the nose.
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Grand Cru Winter Reserve from Flying Fish Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 429 ratings.