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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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100
world-class

9,616 Ratings
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100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,616
Reviews: 3,120
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,406
Gots: 1,383 | FT: 52
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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BigIrishman

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4.8/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Pours a hazy amber with an orange hue. Nice big head on top that leaves plenty of lace.

Smell: Huge hit of simcoe hops. There is that awesome mix of mango and pineapple that makes these russian river brews amazing. The aroma is sweet and really enticing.

Taste: Blissfulness, is that a flavor? There is just heaps of fruity hops, including that wonderful mango pineapple peachy taste that clears the sinuses. A really bitter back that finishes almost sweet, and just forces you to come back for more.

Mouthfeel: Very dry and crisp, leaves your tongue sticky.

Drinkability: This is true hop head nirvana. There are more hops than you know what to do with and the perfect balance makes you yearn for more. One of the beers that proves how good beer really can be.

Serving type: on-tap

06-14-2010 14:36:05 | More by BigIrishman
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,616 ratings.