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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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100
world-class

9,601 Ratings
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100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,601
Reviews: 3,120
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,401
Gots: 1,376 | 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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MURF0320

Florida

4.93/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

On tap at Horse Brass Pub, Portland.

*Golden and cloudy orange. Moderate white head gives way to nice sticky lacing that lasts throughout.
*The scent of this one made me start to drool immediately. Great floral hop scent combined with citrus and hint of pine.
*Taste was similar, but slightly smoother than the scent which led me to expect a bit more bitterness. The clean, fresh hops, citrus, and pine resins are nicely balanced with a sweet maltiness.
*Very smooth, good carbonation, less sticky than most DIPA's.
*This is one of the most perfectly balanced DIPA I've had. If you haven't had it, GET IT. 1200+ beers advocates can't be wrong.

Serving type: on-tap

01-08-2010 19:21:37 | More by MURF0320
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,601 ratings.