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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

4,323 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 4,323
Reviews: 1,312
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 8.72%
Wants: 1,460
Gots: 436 | FT: 19
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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4.75/5  rDev +8.9%

RichardMNixon, Dec 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -19.7%

vinny21bal, Nov 29, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

Train54, Nov 29, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

jmccullough108, Nov 28, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +8.9%

hollywood_15063, Nov 28, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -14%

jono0101, Nov 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -14%

johnnyboy76, Nov 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev -8.3%

NickBeery, Nov 27, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.5%

grumpygerman, Nov 27, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

tarheels4life23, Nov 26, 2013
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4/5  rDev -8.3%

SadMachine, Nov 26, 2013
Photo of MadCat
4.41/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Nice golden yellow color, good white head, leaves good lacing

Smell: Citrusy, grapefruit, and some floral notes

Taste: Some bitterness, nice citrus flavors, and a little pine. Just enough malty sweetness to keep things in balance, but no too much to overdo it. Stikes an amazing balance few beers do

Mouthfeel: Medium body, good carbonation

Overall: Excellent IPA, a gold standard. Wish Russian River had a bigger distribution area, but I'm glad they focus on quality.

MadCat, Nov 26, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

loganburgh, Nov 25, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +8.9%

McAndrew, Nov 24, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.5%

Ysgard, Nov 22, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

MNPikey, Nov 21, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.5%

jrjj211, Nov 20, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

JeffTheJuice, Nov 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev -8.3%

fthegiants, Nov 20, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.5%

22Blue, Nov 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev -8.3%

thebigredone, Nov 20, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +3.2%

Randyfultz, Nov 19, 2013
Photo of HattedClassic
4.34/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The beer has a white two-inch foamy head that dissipates quickly and leaves a very white with lacing. The beer is an orange and golden amber that is clear and filtered. Even though the head quickly dissipates, the beer still has some creamy covering. The beer smell has citrus and orange hoppy notes. However, the smell has a bit of lightly roasted malt as its backbone and a hint of pepper as well. The beer taste is very different from the beer smell. The lightly roasted malt backbone is more prominent with a grapefruit hop taste as well as hints of pepper and other mineral taste. The beer has a medium body with clean smooth feel as well as a clean aftertaste feeling. The beer has biting carbonation. A pretty good and unique IPA that I would like to have again.

HattedClassic, Nov 18, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +8.9%

jayfarley3, Nov 18, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev -2.5%

kdb150, Nov 18, 2013
Blind Pig IPA from Russian River Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 4,323 ratings.