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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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world-class

9,790 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 9,790
Reviews: 3,125
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,492
Gots: 1,453 | 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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Reviews by Flounder57:
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Flounder57

Massachusetts

4.88/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I had this on draft at the Falling Rock Tap House in Denver yesterday. it has been since the '10 EBF since I have had it.

Appearance: one inch head, amber golden yellow, carbonation looks great, and there was nice lacing on the glass all the way down.

Smell: citrus, grapefruit, tangerine, some pine, and toffee and caramel notes from the malt.

Taste: all the scents above blended nicely. The bitternessblends very well with the sweet malts.

Mouthfeel: medium carbonation, smooth, medium bodied, very easy to drink, delicious, and a little chewy.

Overall: This beer is as good as I remember it from almost two years ago. Extremely happy I was able to find it here in Denver. Might have to go back to Falling Rock to get another.

Serving type: on-tap

12-16-2011 16:51:44 | More by Flounder57
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,790 ratings.