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AleSmith Grand Cru Ale - AleSmith Brewing Company

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AleSmith Grand Cru AleAleSmith Grand Cru Ale

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

685 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 685
Reviews: 355
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 10.86%
Wants: 99
Gots: 125 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bottle conditioned.
AleSmith Grand Cru really needs to be tasted to be truly appreciated. Toasty, caramelly flavors, as well as flavors imparted by the Belgian yeast strain, predominate over a tapestry of subtle nuances. Winner of the blue ribbon at the 1999 California State Fair, it is a thing of beauty. It is available in 750 ml. champagne bottles.

(Beer added by: RedDiamond on 12-16-2005)
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Dcrane1975

California

4.75/5  rDev +17.3%

06-28-2014 21:51:38 | More by Dcrane1975
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aquazr1

California

4/5  rDev -1.2%

06-28-2014 21:33:46 | More by aquazr1
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sammyg832

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

06-27-2014 14:16:38 | More by sammyg832
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Ekiefer13

Kentucky

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-27-2014 00:49:32 | More by Ekiefer13
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BDerosia

Colorado

2.75/5  rDev -32.1%

06-26-2014 02:51:45 | More by BDerosia
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ThreeFishes

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.2%

06-24-2014 19:47:47 | More by ThreeFishes
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KAF

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -19.8%

06-24-2014 02:58:46 | More by KAF
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Btip1969

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-22-2014 05:17:59 | More by Btip1969
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jellikit

Washington

4.49/5  rDev +10.9%

A: Crystal clear. Deep copper. Thin foamy head.

S: Cream Soda. Vanilla. Prune.

T: Raisin, prune, fig, vanilla, slight chocolate. Well balanced with the flavors and the booze.

M: medium carbonation, medium body. Velvety goodness.

O: great beer. Well balanced. Easy drinking for a big beer. Will buy again.

06-22-2014 01:28:04 | More by jellikit
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rondufresne

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

06-21-2014 23:58:18 | More by rondufresne
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Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

06-17-2014 18:47:45 | More by Flight317
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n2pux

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +17.3%

06-16-2014 18:16:14 | More by n2pux
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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-15-2014 17:01:18 | More by arlingtonjoe
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warmbier804

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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mrchrisray

New York

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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ramrod666

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +4.9%

06-03-2014 19:30:11 | More by ramrod666
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MastaShonuf

California

3.25/5  rDev -19.8%

06-01-2014 23:53:18 | More by MastaShonuf
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Zachtheporter

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev -1.2%

05-29-2014 03:37:49 | More by Zachtheporter
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Noelito76

New York

3.5/5  rDev -13.6%

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New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

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Millax25

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev -7.4%

05-20-2014 19:30:11 | More by Millax25
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BrownAleMale

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -19.8%

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KevinGordon

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -1.2%

05-20-2014 16:02:11 | More by KevinGordon
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cultclassic89

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +11.1%

05-15-2014 04:18:51 | More by cultclassic89
AleSmith Grand Cru Ale from AleSmith Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 685 ratings.