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Blind Pig IPA - Russian River Brewing Company

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Blind Pig IPABlind Pig IPA

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

4,073 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,073
Reviews: 1,304
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 8.72%
Wants: 1,399
Gots: 370 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RedwoodGeorge on 03-26-2005)
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JimsArcade

Pennsylvania

4.33/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served in a 16oz standard pint glass.

Pours a light amber with a moderate head that dissipates gradually.

Orange and pine dominate the nose. Little malt or alcohol can be deteced as the hops dominate.

Strongly bitter and citrusy, like orange rind. The malt backbone perfectly balances the hops, having an almond cookie-like taste to match the bitterness.

It has a light-moderate body, especially for an IPA. Carbonation is strong but not unpleasant.

The balance of this beer makes ordering another a no-brainer.

The Blind Pig is an exceptional IPA. Arguably one of, if not THE, best-crafted IPAs in existence.

Serving type: on-tap

07-27-2009 20:10:22 | More by JimsArcade
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Antnego

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4.43/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This brew pours a transparent deep straw color with a one-finger head that dissipates quickly and little lacing. The smell is of subtle grapefruit, pine and peaches. The flavor is juicy grapefruit, peaches and bitter citrus rind, supported by a malty, bready backbone. The mouthfeel is sticky and resiny with a slick finish. Overall, this is addictively good stuff that you dream about, much like other Russian River offerings.

Serving type: bottle

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Blind Pig IPA from Russian River Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 4,073 ratings.