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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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100
world-class

9,777 Ratings
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100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,777
Reviews: 3,124
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,483
Gots: 1,445 | FT: 53
Brewed by:
Russian River Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-24-2003)
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BeerForMuscle

New Jersey

4.43/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had this on tap at Monks.

A - Beautiful golden clear color with a foamy offwhite head. Looks very crisp and clean.

S - Wonderful grapefruit/citrus nose with some spice and spruce scents as well.

T - This beer tastes so refreshing and declicious. Clean, crisp, slightly fruit, a bit sweet, bitter, spicy. It has it all going on.

M - This beer was smooth and appropriately carbonated. The feel was light and refreshing.

D - Despite the 8% abv, this beer is highly drinkable. The perfect balance of its spicy, sweet, bitter, fruity flavors are the reason why. If you love clean evergreens, crisp fresh citrus fruit and spicy hops this beer is the one.

Notes - I ordered this because Russian River makes some good beer. I hadn't researched this beer prior to drinking, and ordered it blindly. Im so glad I did. Really wonderful fresh flavorful beer with tons of character.

Serving type: on-tap

01-08-2011 22:08:32 | More by BeerForMuscle
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,777 ratings.