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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

9,616 Ratings
THE BROS
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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WoodBrew

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

It is a magical moment in the WoodBrew household during this TG holiday....my bro-in-law brought a bottle of Pliney the Elder back from his summer trip out west. The beer pours a pale straw color with thin white head that is lacing. The smell is fresh hop with pine foundation, in addition there is some caramel malt undertones. The taste is very balanced between malt and hop...very smooth. Once the drink goes down a pine followed by grapefruit finish on the pallet. The mouthfeel is full bodied with minimal carbonation. Overall the beer is fantastic.

Serving type: bottle

11-24-2011 18:33:13 | More by WoodBrew
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,616 ratings.