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RATINGS: 104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.58   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Inspired by our team’s passion for racing, Grand-Am™ is an American Pale Ale worthy of the “Racer” family. True to our roots, this sessionable yet assertive ale balances both classic and new American hop varieties with a distinct malt backbone. Start your engines…


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niko100 (2226) - Illinois, USA - JAN 17, 2015
Hazy amber color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of citrus hops, fruit, & light pine; Flavor of slight sweet malt/yeast, fruity hops, some pine, and citrus; Finish is slightly bitter; Different - decent.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hershiser2 (1357) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 16, 2015
$1.95 bottle from Wine Warehouse, CHO. Pours golden with a large white head. Smells of grapefruit and lemon. Taste is soapy, citrusy, piney, and has some roasted malts.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
RedSox2004 (1426) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Orange amber with a slight haze, big strong white head and excellent lace. Nice floral hop aromas with substantial grass and pine. Mostly hop bitterness up front, featuring tea, mandarin, peach, graham cracker and orange peel. Medium body and carbonation, creamy mouthfeel and a crisp bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
obguthr (4536) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Tea, pencil shavings, honey, orange, and grapefruit aroma. Clear amber with a few floaties, medium sticky head. Lilly and grapefruit, rosehip accents. Light body, moderate carbonation. Hop forward APA, with very little maltiness except in the aroma.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hawthorne00 (2772) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - DEC 29, 2014
Bottle, 9C. Pale amber with a fluffy white head. Aroma of peach and kumquats, bread, a little pine. Quite juicy citrus up front with peach and bread behind. Firm bitterness with citrus overtones. Everything’s contributing here.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerandbeyond (708) - ISRAEL - DEC 23, 2014
12oz bottle poured into a tulip glass. Clear golden with a big rocky white head. Fruity nose, with citrus hops, some piney notes and faint caramel. Juicy hop flavors, sweetish malt, lots of fruitiness, medium bitterness. Light-med body, balanced, not very dry.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AmEricanbrew (6321) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - DEC 16, 2014
Bottle. Clear light amber color with ivory foam. Dust, light earthy hop, mild fruit aromas. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Citrusy, mild spicy hop flavors with light fruits, and bready pale maltage--- not bad.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
loubar (153) - Los Gatos, California, USA - NOV 25, 2014
12 oz. bottle from City Beer Store. Nose of faint citrus and yeast. Taste of citrus peel hops, not harsh or piney. Distinct flavor of malty bread and biscuits. Very smooth and balanced. Light to medium bodied with average carbonation. ABV well hidden by the smoothness. Goes down so easy.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerFunGuy (838) - California, USA - NOV 6, 2014
This beer is really sweet smelling. It has a really mild flavor to start and finishes with a bigger after taste. It has a wheaty flavor to begin and is more hoppy to finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beertholomeus (1160) - California, USA - OCT 29, 2014
Pours a golden amber color with a white head. Hop, citrus and malt aroma. Citrus, hop, floral and malt flavors. Lind of watery. Medium light body and average carbonation. floral finish.


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