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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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world-class

9,905 Ratings
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Ratings: 9,905
Reviews: 3,127
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,549
Gots: 1,508 | FT: 54
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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Buddha22

Vermont

4.5/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Bottled on 1/24/11 poured into a tulip.

Honey/butterscotch in appearance with one finger head when poured that dissipates into a thin film. Pine Hoppiness in the nose, wish it was a little bit fresher, but cant really complain. Definitely a nice malt essence in the nose that compliments the hops very well. Taste is predominately piney with some citrus with the alcohol being very well hidden and then the bite from the bitterness comes in on the back end. The mouth feel is light to medium bodied with good carbonation. This beer is extremely drinkable and cant wait for the day I have it on tap. That will be a long day for sure, or short depending on how fast I take them back.

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2011 01:00:33 | More by Buddha22
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,905 ratings.