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Pliny The Elder - Russian River Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

9,627 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 9,627
Reviews: 3,119
rAvg: 4.65
pDev: 8.17%
Wants: 4,413
Gots: 1,388 | 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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cooler4life

Quebec (Canada)

4.55/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

What a treat. I came so far to find you and now, we say our last goodbye.

A: Poured the most beautiful of tangerine orange. Two finger white head that quivers with ample carbonation. No floaties or any contaminants to adulturate the purity of the sun in my glass. Lacing coats the glass and never lets go.

S: Sweet pine, light malt, some wet grass, and earthy hops. Aromatic and soothing if you crave the hop power.

T: Closely follows the nose. Pine, honeydew, pungent hops, grapefruit, butter cracker, caramel with touch of lemon zest. This beer really showcases what fresh hops can bring to a beer.

M: Delicate yet effervesant. Perfectly carbonated. Finishes sticky and slightly wet. The 8% ABV is completely subdued by the floral and fresh hop flavor.

O: This beer absolutely sings of drinkability. Pliny does so many things well, it will hit you in the sweet spot....and leave you right where you want to be.

Serving type: bottle

06-09-2013 22:17:46 | More by cooler4life
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Pliny The Elder from Russian River Brewing Company
100 out of 100 based on 9,627 ratings.