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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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100
world-class

9,819 Ratings
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world-class

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Ratings: 9,819
Reviews: 3,125
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,512
Gots: 1,475 | FT: 55
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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SHODriver

Louisiana

5/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A: Pours a deep yellow to light orange with a couple fingers of dense white head.
S: Smells of pine, citrus, and a little spice. Solid malt backbone makes itself apparent with a touch of sweetness
T: Tropical Fruit flavors start things off with a solid kick of caramel sweetness from the malt. Citrus and pine hit the taste buds as well and the swallow is bittersweet and citrusy.
M: prickly carbonation that subsides quickly to a nice and smooth well rounded feel. A little slick in the mouth and after the swallow but it dries nicely
O: This is some delicious beer albeit hard to find unless you get it from the brewery. There are other double IPAs that are just as solid and delicious but this is the one to get for the time being. Unfortunately I feel that the lack of availability is one of the things driving demand for it.

Date on the bottle is from 6 Feb.

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2012 04:27:45 | More by SHODriver
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,819 ratings.