Originally Posted by dropitlikesitshot
What is "Cru" as in "Belgium Cru"?
"Grand Cru," as far as I know, just refers to a more "premium" version of a beer. According to Wikipedia, an example would be Hoegaarden's Grand Cru, which is a "more complex version of the standard Hoegaarden."
I think it's thrown around pretty liberally in regards to beer, but it's originally for describing a certain region in France that produces high quality wines.